UNVEILED: SUZUKI NEW BIKES AT EICMA 2016Posted On: November 10, 2016 By : AutoLife Team
Suzuki has unveiled the GSX-S125 street sportbike, GSX250R standard sportbike, and V-Strom 250 adventure bike at the EICMA 2016 (Milan Show), which is being held in Milan, Italy.
The GSX-S125 is a new model to the GSX-S street sportbike series, which shares common engine and frame with the GSX-R125 unveiled at the INTERMOT held in October 2016. To extend its appeal and allow beginner and younger riders to enjoy, it installs a 124cc water-cooled four-valve single-cylinder DOHC engine onto a light and compact chassis. It has adopted a crouching styling design image common to the series, and made a single-action shuttered key system, the Suzuki Easy Start System, which enables the rider to just one-push the starter instead of press-holding it to start the engine, and ABS as standard equipment.
The GSX250R is a stylish standard sportbike with daily ease of use in city riding. By reducing friction loss and improving combustion efficiency, 248cc two-cylinder engine has output characteristic that features ease of control in low-to-midrange, a range that is used often in city riding. It has adopted a sporty styling which inherits Suzuki’s sportbike heritage, separate left and right handlebars, and independent rider and passenger seats, while realizing a comfortable riding position.
New adventure bike Suzuki V-Strom 250
The V-Strom 250 is a Sport Adventure Tourer which combines touring comfort with daily ease of use. As a new V-Strom series model, it adopts a design image common to the series. The headlight design has a tough and strong image of outdoors. For more comfort in long distance touring, the handlebar position offers a comfortable upright riding position, and a windscreen provides highly effective shielding.