Japanese automaker, Suzuki has launched the much-awaited new V-Strom SX 250cc adventure motorcycle in the Indian market. Priced at Rs 2.11 lakh.
The new Suzuki V-Strom SX 250 is offered in 3 colour options – Yellow, Orange and Black.
Powering the new V-Strom SX 250 is the same 249cc, 4-stroke, single-cylinder, oil-cooled SOHC engine that powers the Gixxer twins. This engine churns out 29.5PS at 9,300rpm and 22.2Nm at 7,300rpm. It is mated to a 6-speed gearbox.
In terms of proposition, the new Suzuki V-Strom SX 250 is 2,180mm long, 880mm wide and 1,355mm tall. The motorcycle has a wheelbase of 1,440mm and has a seat height of 835mm. The soft-roader has a ground clearance of 205mm. It has a kerb weight of 167L and fuel tank of 12-litre capacity.
The motorcycle gets disc brakes with dual-channel ABS system. It rides on 19-inch front and 17-inch rear wheels shod with 100/90 and 140/70 section tyres at the front and rear respectively. It gets telescopic front forks and monoshock unit at the rear.
The new Suzuki V-Strom SX 250 is a multi-utility motorcycle that can effectively handle the rough terrains. The motorcycle is good to handle daily commutes as well as some mild off-roading and long distance highway cruising.
The new adventure motorcycle is claimed to have a comfortable, upright riding stance. The motorcycle gets wide handlebar and split seats. In terms of features, the bike gets LED headlamp, a windscreen, LED tail-lights, knucle covers, dual exit muffler, engine under cowling and sporty graphics.
The new Suzuki V-Strom 250 comes with a fully digital instrument console that supports Bluetooth connectivity features using Suzuki Ride Connect application. The motorcycle is equipped with a USB charger.