Suzuki has not been churning out many new models, however, they have been upgrading their existing range consistently. The Gixxer and Gixxer SF range have been receiving regular updates. Last year the Gixxer SF was introduced with rear disc brake and now the company is ready to launch the Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS, which will be getting anti-lock brakes. Gixxer fans have been waiting for an ABS version and it seems that the wait will be over soon.
The Suzuki Gixxer range of bikes have been applauded for the fine mix of great style, rideability, performance, fuel efficiency and ease of maintenance. It is easily one of the best motorcycles in the country when you consider it as a complete package. Soon after launch it had garnered a dedicated fan following, which is only growing.
The Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS will be based on the fuel injection variant of the bike and is expected to be launched this month. The price of this bike is expected to go dearer by around ₹ 4000 on road. The bike is also expected to come in a triple body colour combination. So, will the Suxuki Gixxer SF ABS be able to make a big dent? What all will it pack in? Read further to know more.
New Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS Changes
The Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS will be identical to the earlier bike. There will not be any change in the bike except for the addition of ABS. Ths bike will will have a 155cc engine that churns out 14bhp of power and it has a torque of 14Nm. The Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS variant will be offered only with the fuel-injection engine. This comes is paired with a five-speed transmission.
The design of the bike will be as it is and there will be no change here as well. A new colir scheme will be seen on this bike though. Another differentiating factor on this bike will be the introduction of graphics on the front mudguard, which reads ABS. Apart form these, there won’t be any other change on the Gixxer SF ABS. And of course, it will be priced higher.
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New Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS Launch Date
The Gixxer SF ABS is expected to be launched this month.
New Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS Price
|Gixxer SF ABS||₹ 1.02 lakhs|
While the bike sees an introduction of ABS, the price will certainly be higher. The price increase will be in the range of ₹ 4000 approximately. Hence the bike will cost around ₹ 1.02 lakhs, on-road. This is an expected price, and the actual price will be shared once the company announces it. The fuel injection version of the Suzuki Gixxer SF costs around ₹ 4500 over the carbureted version.
New Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS Specifications
|Engine||155cc, single-cylinder, fuel injection|
|Max. Power||14bhp at 8,000 rpm|
|Peak Torque||14Nm at 6,000rpm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||12 ltrs|
The engine of the Suzuki Gixxer SF will remain the same and there will no change absolutely. The ABS version will be available only with the fuel injection engine. This is a 155cc single-cylinder engine and produces 14bhp of power and 14Nm of peak torque. This engine comes mated to a five-speed transmission. There is only a self start button available to fire up the engine and there is no kick starter.
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New Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS Top Speed
The Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS will have the same engine as the non-ABS version. This will be a fuel injection unit and will have a top speed of around 130km/h. This is a fairly good speed and the nimble handling of the Gixxer SF is also a plus point.
New Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS Mileage
|Gixxer SF ABS||Mileage|
The Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS will be a fuel injection engine and thus is expected to have a slightly better fuel efficiency. While the mileage in the city will be around 40 km/l, on the highway it will return around 50km/l. These mileage figures are in real riding conditions and may vary from rider to rider.
New Suzuki Gixxer SF ABS Features
- ABS (Anti lock Braking System)
- Triple colour paint scheme
- Fuel Injection
- New graphics on front mudguard
- New graphics on fuel tank
- Full fairing
- Alloy wheels
- Front and rear disc brakes
- LED taillamp
- Electric start