Suzuki Motorcycle India launched its new cruise bike, the Suzuki Intruder 150 to challenge the Bajaj avenger 150. Here’s everything you need to know:
The Japanese automaker has launched its new cruiser motorbike, Suzuki Intruder 150 in India at a price tag of Rs 98,340 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The bodywork mileage and specs similar to Suzuki Gixxer. The cruiser motorbikes are very famous in India and Suzuki seems to have made their goals quite clear in India. Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer Suzuki has introduced its brand new and modern design in the Indian market. The Suzuki Intruder 150 is crafted with an edge to edge modern design and technology, which will be a game changer for Suzuki in India. But time will say how well will the Suzuki Intruder 150 be accepted by motorbike buyers in India.
The Suzuki Intruder 150 becomes the second cruiser style motorbike in the much popular 150-160cc segment. The Intruder 150 is powered by a 155cc, single-cylinder SOHC engine that powers Suzuki Gixxer. The bike generates 14 bhp at 8,000 rpm and 14 Nm of peak torque at 6,000 rpm. The bike also come mated with a 5-speed manual transmission (MT). There are some few changes like the gear ratios are different, the exhaust and the airbox are bigger in size when compared to Gixxer. Due to the changes in the engine and body panel, the Suzuki Intruder 150 weighs 8 kg more than Gixxer placed at 148 kg. The claimed mileage by Suzuki India for the Intruder 150cc is 44 kmpl. The Suzuki Intruder 150 comes with black and grey colour options. The Suzuki Intruder 150 comes with telescopic front suspension and mono rear suspension. The company is also planning to launch the F1 version of the bike soon, expecting within 6-8 months.
Key Highlights of Suzuki Intruder 150:
- Suzuki Intruder 150 makes its India debut, Tagline is India’s modern cruise bike.
- Suzuki Intruder 150 comes with a sharp and styling twin outlet muffler.
- Suzuki Intruder 150 fits with telescopic front suspension and mono rear suspension.
- The Claimed mileage by Suzuki is 44 kmpl.
- The bike is available in black and grey colour options.
- Suzuki will launch the F1 version soon.
2018 Suzuki Intruder 150 Specs :
|Engine||155cc, single –cylinder, air-cooled, SOHC|
|Power||14 bhp @ 8,000 rpm|
|Torque||14 Nm @ 6,000 rpm|
|Transmission||5-speed manual transmission (MT)|
The latest beast of Suzuki, the Intruder 150 is powered by a 155cc, single engine SOHC, same that can be found on the Suzuki Gixxer. The engine is highly upgraded and offers a quality of mileage and performance. It also generates a max output of 14 bhp along with 14 Nm of peak torque. The bike also comes added with a 5-speed manual transmission.
Suzuki Intruder 150 Features:
- Electric Start
- Front and Rear Disc Brakes
- Alloy Wheels
- ABS (single)
- Telescopic Suspension front
- Mono-shock rear
- Digital Speedo Cluster
- Twin Exhausts
- LED Taillamp
- Aerodynamic and Stylish Design
The new Suzuki Intruder 150 offers almost same features that are in Gixxer. With additional you can get a headlamp and a LED taillamp, along with it you can also get a chrome finished twin-exhaust, disc brakes at front and rear, a single channel ABS (Anti-lock braking system) and telescopic suspension at the front and mono-shock at the rear The Intruder 150 is a quite attractive cruise bike at this price point. The Suzuki Intruder 150 also comes with a fully digital meter display, showing gear position, LCD Trip Meter and RPM Indicator
Suzuki Intruder 150 Dimensions:
|Ground Clearance||170 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||11 litres|
The Suzuki Intruder 150 has an overall length of 2250 mm, width of 900 mm. height of 1160 mm. it also has the ground clearance of 170 mm and a wheelbase at 1460 mm. An 11 litre of fuel tank provides a range of over 580 kms.
Suzuki Intruder 150 Rivals:
The Suzuki Intruder 150 is a small capacity cruiser and it is a challenger of the Bajaj Avenger 150 Street in the two-wheeler market. With some added features, the Intruder could be an alternative for entry-level enthusiasts, interested to buy a more technologically advance motorbike. The Intruder 150 will also make an impact on the Avenger 220 in the market as well.
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