Suzuki Motorcycle India first showcased the Burgman Street 125 at the 2018 Auto Expo. Upon launch, it will be the first ever maxi-scooter to be launched in India, after the iconic Kinetic Blaze of course. Suzuki's Burgman family of scooters comprises of 125 cc, 200 cc, 250 cc, 400 cc and even a 600 cc model. We wish Suzuki brought the some of the bigger engine scooter as well but as of now, it is only the Burgman 125 which will be launched in India. Here is everything you need to know about the Suzuki Burgman 125.
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The Suzuki Burgman range of scooters is the company's flagship scooter series and when the Burgman 125 is launched in India, it will be the company's flagship scooter as well. The 125 cc scooter segment in India is suddenly seeing increased activity in the form of multiple launches such as the Honda Grazia, TVS NTorq and the Aprilia SR 125 in the last one year. While the Access 125 could not catch on, Suzuki expects that the Burgman 125 could sell in higher numbers.
The Suzuki Burgman 125 uses the same engine as the one on the Access 125. It is a 124 cc single-cylinder engine which makes 8.7 bhp at 6,500 rpm and 10.2 Nm of peak torque at 5,000 rpm. The scooter will of course have a continuous variable transmission unit. The engine will be fuel-injected and expect the fuel efficiency to be around 38-40 kmpl.
Expect the Suzuki Burgman 125 to be loaded with features such as LED lighting all around, a fully digital instrument console, bigger underseat stowage, USB/12 V socket, combi-braking system, multi-function key slot and tubeless tyres as well
The Suzuki Access 125 Special Edition retails for ₹ 60,580 and we expect the pricing to carry a premium of at least ₹ 7,000 to ₹ 8,000 over that. We believe the prices of the Burgman 125 will be below ₹ 70,000.
Suzuki should be launching the Burgman 125 in the next couple of months in India. The scooter has already been caught testing during a TVC shoot in the NCR which means that the launch is just around the corner. Stay tuned to our website as we bring you all the updates regarding the launch of the Suzuki Burgman 125.