Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0 Vs Suzuki Gixxer
Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0 Vs Suzuki Gixxer competition again goes tough by launching of new SZ-RR Version 2.0 in India. This is a well updated and improved version of Yamaha SZ-RR version 1.0. The much awaited Suzuki Gixxer 155 bike launched recently in India at a price of Rs 72,199 (ex-showroom Delhi). Just see what makes choice between two.
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.
Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0 Powered by 149cc, 4-stroke, single-cylinder petrol motor engine. The displacement reduced from 153cc to 149cc and continue with the same power and torque figures. The Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0 can churns out 12.1 PS @ 7500 rpm power and 12.8 Nm @ 6000 rpm of peak torque on ride. Engine mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox for smooth transmission.
Technology and Mileage
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. Yamaha SZ-RR new version 2.0 returns 60kmpl mileage in highway and 50 kmpl in city. The lack of fuel-injection is filled by the use of patented Blue Core technology 11% more frugal than the 153cc power plant found in the older SZ-RR.
Brakes, Suspension and Features
Yamaha SZ-RR version 2.0 gets Disc brake (220 mm Hydraulic Disc) at the front, drum brakes (130 mm Drum) at the rear as standard. Suspension used is telescopic front forks and the dual shocks at the back for best class stability on ride.The instrument cluster is fully Analogue type. Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0 gets tubeless tires, 17-inch wheels, wheelbase of 1,320mm, 14 litres fuel tank etc.
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. 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.
Full Technical Comparison of Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0 Vs Suzuki Gixxer
Suzuki Gixxer 150cc
Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0
|Engine||4-Stroke, 1-cylinder, SOHC||Air cooled, 4 stroke, SOHC, 2-Valve|
|Max power||14.8 PS||12.1PS/7500rpm|
|Max torque||14 Nm||12.8Nm/6000rpm|
|Gears and Transmission||5-speed gearbox||5-speed gearbox|
|Length x Width x Height||2050*785*1030||2050 x 760 x 1100 mm|
|Weight||135 Kg||134 Kg|
|Battery||Maintenance Free||Maintenance Free|
|Bore x Stroke||56 mm x 62.9 mm||58.0 X 57.9mm|
|Tyre front||100/80-17-Tubeless||2.75- 17 41P|
|Tyre rear||140/60R-17-Tubeless||100/90-17 55P|
|Ground Clearance||160 mm||165mm|
|Fuel tank||12 Litres||14 liters|
|Self Start/kick start||Yes||Yes|
|Low Fuel Indicator||Yes||Yes|
|Low Battery Indicator||Yes||Yes|
|Passenger back rest||No||No|
|Colors||Blue, Black, White, Silver, Red||Red Dash, Ivory White, Green Arrow|