Weekly News Wrap-up: Suzuki Gixxer SF 250, 2019 Gixxer SF launched, New Bajaj Scooter Spotted, Harley-Davidson To Launch Sub-500cc bike and more!
A lot of interesting developments happened this past week in the two-wheeler world and here are our top 5 picks
The past week was dominated by Suzuki. First, the Japanese bike maker launched the all-new Gixxer SF 250 and the 2019 Gixxer SF. And then, the company announced that it will launch three new models (Gixxer 250, Intruder 250 and 2019 Gixxer) between now and 2020. However, there were other interesting developments as well. So, in case you’ve missed it, here are the top 5 news from the two-wheeler world.
Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 and 2019 Gixxer SF launched:
After years of research and development, Suzuki has finally launched the Gixxer SF 250 in India along with the 2019 Gixxer SF. While the 250cc faired motorcycle is an all-new product developed specifically for India, the 2019 Gixxer SF has received a complete design overhaul. The Gixxer SF 250 is priced at Rs 1.71 lakh, whereas the 2019 Gixxer SF costs Rs 1.08 lakh (both prices ex-showroom Delhi). What do both bikes offer? Click here to know.
Gixxer SF 250, 2019 Gixxer Indian launch soon:
After launching the first 250cc motorcycle in India, Suzuki is now planning to launch the naked variant of the Gixxer SF 250 called the, err, Gixxer 250. We expect Suzuki to launch the 250cc naked motorcycle and the 2019 iteration of the Gixxer in September this year. Want to know more about the upcoming Gixxer 250 and the new Gixxer? Click here.
Triumph to launch the Scrambler 1200 in India on May 28:
British bike maker, Triumph, is all set to launch the Scrambler 1200 in India on May 28. However, the manufacturer is only going to bring the XC variant to our shores. But, don’t fret. Even though it’s a base variant, it is loaded with all the bells and whistles. What does it get? Head here to know more.
Bajaj’s upcoming scooter spotted:
Bajaj’s upcoming scooter has been spotted prowling on the street for the first time. The test mules which were spotted were wrapped in full camouflage. The upcoming scooter will feature a retro design. While the styling might be old-school, but the feature list is surely modern. It gets LED lights at the rear and a fully digital instrument cluster. Will it be a conventional scooter or electric? Head here to know more.
Harley-Davidson to launch a sub-500cc motorcycle in India:
Harley-Davidson will launch an entry-level motorcycle in India next year. The upcoming motorcycle will be slotted in the sub-500cc segment and it is highly likely that it will be manufactured in India as well. What’s more interesting is that Harley-Davidson might team up with an Indian bike maker to manufacture the motorcycle. Head here for more details.