Good news for all motorcycle enthusiasts! Suzuki Motorcycle India has launched the 2017 Hayabusa at a price of Rs 13.88 lakh(ex-showroom;Delhi). The Hayabusa is now available in three new colours- Glass Sparkle Black / Pearl Glacier White (AGT), Pearl Vigor Blue / Glass Sparkle Black (BBD) and Glass Sparkle Black (YVB). From March 2016, the Japanese manufacturer has started local assembly of the Hayabusa, which has brought down the price of the motorcycle by Rs 2.5 lakh. The motorcycle is imported as CKD (Completely Knocked Down ) kits and are assembled at the company's Gurgaon facility.
The Hayabusa is powered by a 1,340cc, four-cylinder, liquid cooled, DOHC engine, which produces 195hp of power and 154Nm of torque and is mated to a 6-speed gearbox. Stopping duties are carried out by the Brembo Monobloc brake calipers with ABS. The Hayabusa measures 2,190mm in length, 735mm in width, 1,165mm in height and has a ground clearance of 120mm.
According to the company statement, “Since the introduction of the CKD version, the sales have shown a 100 percent growth, and there is a long waiting period for which the company is working to reduce the delivery time.”