Suzuki Gixxer 155 Review
Suzuki Gixxer 155 is the much awaiting bike in India and it is Expected to be launched by end of 2014. The bike priced Rs 74,553 (ex-showroom Delhi). The price officially announced by Suzuki on its official website ahead of its launch in India.
Updated on 09 Sep 2014
The much awaited Suzuki Gixxer 155 bike launched in India at a price of Rs 72,199 (ex-showroom Delhi). The bike designed by engineers and team who works for the MotoGP and super bike programs of Suzuki like GSX-R series of sports bikes. It available in single model and you can choose from five attractive colors.
- Metallic Oort Grey
- Candy Antares Red
- Glass Sparkle Black
- Metallic Triton Blue
- Pearl Mirage White.
Engine, Gears and Performance
Suzuki Gixxer 155 commuter powered by 4-Stroke, 1-cylinder, SOHC 155 cc engine. This is said to be the best affordable and available 150cc bike in this segment. The engine can churns out 14.8PS power at 8,000rpm. Maximum torque produced is of 14Nm at 6,000rpm on ride. It is mated with five speed manual gears transmission. Suzuki Gixxer 155 features Multi-plate clutch, air cooling engine etc.
63.2 kmpl is the claimed mileage of Suzuki Gixxer 155.Suzuki Eco Performance (SEP) technology is the great engine feature and it helps in reducing mechanical loss and improves combustion thus offers great mileage.
What is hot in Gixxer 155
- Chiselled tank & Bikini fairing
- All-digital instrument panel
- Gear indicator
- Customisable rev limiter
- Suzuki Eco Performance (SEP) technology
- Short stubby chrome tipped exhaust
- Chunky 140 section rear tyre
Looks and Style
On external it is a beautifully styled motorcycle. Suzuki offers Gixxer with chiselled tank and 140 section rear tyre for style enhancement. There is you can see the stylish upswept tail piece and that twin-holed, large oval exhaust. All these features offering a big street presence for the bike.
Safety and Comfort Features
Suzuki Gixxer 155 gives importance for the safety and comfort of rider and passenger. It gets Low Fuel Indicator, Low Battery Indicator, halogen headlamp, alloys, maintenance free battery, cast alloys. tubeless tyres etc. The special engine in Gixxer is packed with new piston and combustion chamber design.
This is for more power and performance. Other features of Suzuki Gixxer 155 are Self Start, Passenger Footrest, Step-up Seat and Pass-light. The bike features Digital fuel gauge, tachometer, speedometer and trip meter.
- 12 litres fuel tank capacity
- 135kg kerb weight
- 240 mm disc brake at front
- 130 mm drum brakes at rear
- Telescopic forks at front
- Mono-shock absorbers at rear
Suzuki Gixxer 155 Key Specifications
- 155cc, 4-stroke, single cylinder, air-cooled, SOHC engine
- 14.8PS at 8,000rpm power
- Maximum torque of 14Nm at 6,000rpm
- 63.2kmpl mileage
- Fully digital instrument console
- 5-speed transmission
- Multi-plate clutch
Brakes and Suspension:
It gets good suspension and braking option. The bike gets Telescopic suspension in front and Monoshock suspension at rear. Brakes used are Disc in front and drum brakes at the rear. The light, rigid frame and technology ensures best class performance and comfortable riding on roads.
Rivals, Variants and Price:
It competes with the Honda CB Trigger and Yamaha FZ FI V2.0 and Hero Xtreme bikes in India. Suzuki TU250X is an another upcoming bike from Suzuki in India. The Bike available in Single model only and priced 72,199 (ex-showroom Delhi).
Full Technical Specifications of Suzuki Gixxer 150cc Bike
|Technical Specifications of bike||Suzuki Gixxer 150cc|
|Engine||4-Stroke, 1-cylinder, SOHC|
|Max power||14.8 PS|
|Max torque||14 Nm|
|Gears and Transmission||5-speed gearbox|
|Length x Width x Height||2050*785*1030|
|Bore x Stroke||56 mm x 62.9 mm|
|Ground Clearance||160 mm|
|Fuel tank||12 Litres|
|Self Start/kick start||Yes|
|Low Fuel Indicator||Yes|
|Low Battery Indicator||Yes|
|Passenger back rest||No|
|Colors||Blue, Black, White, Silver, Red|
Suzuki currently have plans to launch Suzuki TU250X bike in India. It is packed with packed with 4-stroke, air-cooled, single cylinder, OHC engine. The engine makes 16 BHP @ 7200 rpm power and torque of 17 NM @ 4500 rpm on ride. Suzuki GS150R is currently available in India for Rs. 76,750/- Ex-Showroom, Delhi.