Two wheeler manufacturers are having fun launching leading models into the Indian market. With the launch of the new V-Storm 1000 adveture bike, at the Auto-Expo, 2014, Suzuki has also stepped into this scenario.
Suzuki’s entry into the adventure bike class has been marked by the new V-Storm 1000 .
The Suzuki V-Strom 1000 is an adventure tourer and comes with styling unique to adventure class motorcycles. The Suzuki V-Strom 1000 is powered by a four-stroke, 1037cc, liquid-cooled and V-Twin engine, mated to a six-speed gearbox.
The bike features an upright riding position with an adjustable wind screen. The motorcycle comes with inverted telescopic front forks, and a rear monoshock and braking power in the form of dual discs with a 110/80 x 19 tyre up front and a single disc on a 150/70 x 17 tyre at the rear, with ABS available as standard.
The high-placed headlight gives the bike a distinct appeal with a beaked front-end. The instrument cluster features multi-information display and high-quality switchgear with ride mode selection. Sporting black cladding around the tank, the V-Strom imposes a masculine yet agile look. This new motorcycle gets an LED tail-light, with indicators showing off a honeycomb design.
Suzuki V-Strom 1000 is brought to India through the CBU route and is priced at Rs 15 lakh. Booking for this adventure bike has already started. But the adventure lovers will have to wait till the end of this month to have an experience of this creation.