There is not much change on Suzuki GSX S750 other than the new color schemes and a minor price hike of Rs 1500
Between all these hustle-bustle, Suzuki GSX S750 came out of nowhere sporting a bright white color scheme which caught our eyes like a glowing pearl on the dark caverns. Wait, let’s come out the fantasy. Yeah, I’m out. Here you go guys, Suzuki has launched 2019 version of its 750cc naked streetfighter motorcycle GSX S750, with two new color schemes and a minor price hike of Rs 1500.
One color scheme is Pearl Glacier White and the other one is Metallic Matt Black. Both these colors are eye candy but the white is my personal favorite. The apex predator motorcycle also gets a minor price hike of Rs 1500 which didn’t really concerned me. Now, 2019 Suzuki GSX S750 carries a price tag of Rs 7.46 lakh ex-showroom Delhi.
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In a statement for the new edition, Devashish Handa, Vice President, Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt. Ltd said, “We are delighted to bring the 2019 edition of GSX-750 in two new color schemes along with the exciting graphics to build up the style quotient and make it more appealing. We are confident that the exclusivity and the new style will enhance the charisma of the apex predator rider. Since its launch last year, Suzuki GSX-S750 has received an overwhelming response and we wish to continue the momentum with the latest offering.”
Powering the new Suzuki GSX S750 is same 749cc, inline-4, liquid-cooled engine. This powerplant pumps out an explosive amount of power at 112 bhp and a peak torque of 81 Nm. That said, the bike performs maniacally with the twist of a throttle. Engine is paired to a 6-speed gearbox which offers thrilling acceleration even with 215 kg curb weight.
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Everything is bounded to an aluminum perimeter frame (also called twin spar frame). A pair of USD forks at the front and a linked type monoshock at the rear takes bumps into their stomachs. To stop this behemoth, you need the same kind of stopping power too. Thus, Suzuki added a couple of 310 mm petal discs which are gripped by radially mounted 4-piston opposed calipers. At the rear, is a single disc with single-piston caliper.
The 2019 version of Suzuki GSX S750 rides on the God of tyres, Bridgestone Battalax Hypersport S21. Front and rear tyres are 120/70ZR-17 and 180/55ZR-17 section respectively. And no to forget, there is a pair of appealing Blue colored 10-spoke alloy wheels.
Speaking about the practicality, if you are a short person, you find it difficult to place your foot from its high 820 mm seat. Moreover, the ground clearance is also quite low at 135 mm. You need to avoid roads which have mountainous speed breakers, period.
2019 Suzuki GSX S750 rivals Kawasaki Z900 and Ducati Monster 797 in this price range. The upcoming KTM Duke 790 will also rival Suzuki GSX S750 if launched within a price range of Rs 7 to Rs 7.5 lakh ex-showroom.
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