The new 2018 series of Gixxer and Gixxer SF motorcycles have been launched by Suzuki Motorcycles India. While the Gixxer comes with a price tag of Rs 80,928, Gixxer SF is priced at Rs 90,037 ( ex-showroom, Delhi).
Both the siblings boast new graphics with ECSTAR logo on the pair of Moto GP inspired motorcycles. The new Gixxer and Gixxer SF are available in new colours – Candy Sonoma Red/ Metallic Sonic Silver.
The motorcycles have retained the same engine and transmission which means they will be powered by the 155cc engine with (Suzuki’s Eco-Performance (SEP) technology) for better fuel efficiency.
The engine is capable of producing 14.5 hp of power and 14 Nm of torque mated to a 5-speed transmission.
41mm large front forks and seven step adjustable mono-shock at the rear take care of the suspension. Both the motorcycles sport disc brakes at the front as well as the rear. ABS comes as optional on the Gixxer SF.
Sajeev Rajasekharan, EVP – Sales and Marketing, Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt Ltd, said, “Gixxer is the perfect embodiment of sportiness and the spirit of youthfulness that the brand stands for. As a product, both the Gixxer and Gixxer SF are known to be meant for those who believe in riding ahead of the pack; and are a benchmark for the segment. With the new 2018 series, this exciting ride is set to continue.”
The Gixxer SF and Gixxer take on Bajaj Pulsar 150, TVS Apache RTR 160 and Honda CB Unicorn 160.