BS-6 Suzuki Gixxer 250 and SF 250 teased
Suzuki India has surprisingly teased both new BS-6 Gixxer 250 and BS-6 Gixxer SF 250 on its website as similar to the BS-6 V-Strom 650XT. These two has finally been offered with BS-6 emission norms but as said these two remains same cosmetically and mechanically. The updated Gixxer are expected to launch as soon as the global lockdown ends.
These BS6-compliant Gixxer will be powered by a 249cc oil-cooled motor which will offers 26.5PS of power at 9300rpm and 22.2Nm at 7300rpm. Power output remains the same as the BS4 motor but peaks 300rpm higher in the rev range. Peak torque is 0.4Nm less but comes 200rpm earlier than before.
These motorcycle has been offered with 6-speed gearbox as previous. Both the 250cc BS6 Gixxers continue to use a diamond-type frame with telescopic forks and a monoshock. Both get 110/70R17 front and 150/60R17 rear radial tyres. Besides that the braking systems are done through a disc brakes at both are offered with dual-channel ABS.
The Gixxer 250 BS6 will be available in two colours: Metallic Matte Black and a dual-tone Metallic Matte Silver/Metallic Matte Black. Its cousin, the Gixxer SF 250 BS6, will come in three colours: Metallic Matte Black, Metallic Matte Platinum Silver, and Metallic Triton Blue with MotoGP livery. So stay tuned to know more!