Attractive Design, Quick Acceleration, Good Controlling
Little vibration, Small Pillion Seat.
Suzuki Gixxer is one of the most attractive bikes in Bangladesh among youth. Its looks and quick acceleration and powerful reliable engine make the bike mostly successful in this country. Though the price tag is a little bit high but still compared to its rivals, the price is perfect if we consider its performance.
Suzuki Gixxer 2017 Edition – Specification, Breakdown and Analysis
Overview: RanconMotorBikes LTD has officially started importing Suzuki motorcycle in Bangladesh from India in mid-2014 (Source). In 2015 Gixxer came to the Bangladeshi market and in a short time, they become very successful. The bike falls under the street sports category. It has an AHO feature and a BS4 standard.
Design: Suzuki Gixxer is mostly known for its attractive design. Each and every sharp corner is eye-catching. Its attractive graphics including the Gixxer logo across the fuel tank makes the looks even better.
Engine and Transmission: Suzuki Gixxer’s sharp torque and mid-range power ensure better acceleration and sporty handling. It is powered by a four-stroke 155 ccs single cylinder 2 valve air cooled engine which can produce a maximum torque of 14 Nm @ 6000 rpm and maximum power 14.8 ps @8000 rpm. The engine is carbureted and it has a kick and electric both starting system. The bike is equipped with a 5-speed transmission system. The engine is one of the most powerful engines in this segment and it has the ability to perform better compared to its rivals.
Body, Brake & Suspension: The bike has a muscular type body. It has a rear disk brake and its double exhaust note makes its look much sportier. The bike is equipped with a 100/80 – 17 – Tubeless tire in the front and 140/60R – 17 – Radial Tubeless tire in the back which provides a better grip in speed and in hard braking condition. The Front 41mm large-diameter front fork and 7 steps adjustable rear mono shock suspension make the bike more comfortable.
The wheelbase of this bike is 1330 mm. The ground clearance of this bike is 160 mm which is pretty much fair enough for Bangladeshi road conditions. The seat height of this bike is 780 mm which is perfect for average height people. Kerb weight of this bike is 135 kg and it has 12 Liters fuel capacity which is pretty fair enough for daily usage and short tours but for long tours, it could be a problem for refueling. Short pillion seat is not comfortable enough for long tours.