SUZUKI GSX-8R Launch Date: Suzuki MotorCorp has showcased its new offering SUZUKI GSX-8R at the EICMA 2023 show. Besides, its specifications have also been put forward. This fantastic motorcycle has been designed to compete with the Yamaha R7. It will be launched in India very soon with great features and sporty look.
SUZUKI GSX-8R Launch Date
No official information has been revealed yet about the launch of SUZUKI GSX-8R. However, Yamaha has shared its official video on different social media platform. According to experts, it is likely to be launched in India by the end of 2024. Talking about its price, it can be launched in the Indian market at a price between Rs 9.30 lakh to Rs 11 lakh ex-showroom. Suzuki has shared information about its features and specifications, about which we are going to tell further.
SUZUKI GSX-8R Design
The 2023 GSX-8R has been designed to give a sporty look with its sharp grille. The front end features sharp body panels, a transparent visor and ducted intakes on the sides of the headlights. You are going to get stacked projector LED headlamp in its headlight. Along with this, it gets muscular fuel tank body and split style sheet. It is completely designed in sporty look. In this, the handlebar has been kept high and the rider triangle is also straight.
|Engine||Parallel-twin 776cc 3-cylinder, 4-valve-per-cylinder engine|
|Launch Date||Expected by end of 2024 in India|
|Price Range||Approximately INR 9.30 lakhs to 11 lakhs (ex-showroom)|
|Design||Sharp body panels, transparent fairings, sleek headlight, sporty fuel tank, and split-style seat|
|Riding Position||Comfortable with higher handlebars and a rider seat height of 810mm|
|Suspension||Front: Separate function forks, Rear: Preload-adjustable monoshock|
|Brakes||Front: 4-piston Nissin calipers with 310mm disc, Rear: Single 240mm disc with single-piston caliper|
|Safety Features||Suzuki Drive Mode Selector (Modes A, B, C), traction control, cornering ABS, quick shifter, bidirectional quick shifter|
|Instrument Cluster||Fully digital with smartphone connectivity, Bluetooth, and navigation system|
SUZUKI GSX-8R Specifications
The company claims that this riding position “provides a plugged-in riding experience. Which provides comfort to the rider. You may be able to travel on your bike while still having the extra wind protection of the windscreen and windscreen. It is being told that the rider’s seat has been designed for sporty riding. Due to which the rider gets good freedom of movement. The height of the rider’s seat is 810mm.
SUZUKI GSX-8R Suspension and brakes
Suzuki’s new motorcycle features a more concentrated suspension setup using a separate function fork at the front and a preload-adjustable monoshock at the rear. And the braking duties are handled by 4-piston Nissin callipers at the front which are mated to a 310mm disc brake and at the rear, there is a single 240mm disc brake mated to single piston callipers.
SUZUKI GSX-8R Safety
For driver safety, the GSX-8R features a Suzuki Drive Mode Selector with setting modes – A, B and C modes. Apart from this, safety features like traction control for different throttle responses and three modes for basic (not cornering) ABS, quickshifter, bi-direction quick shifter are being offered.
SUZUKI GSX-8R Engine
As far as the engine of the GSX-8R is concerned, a parallel twin 776 cm3 DOHC, 4-valve-per-cylinder engine is being used in it. At present, the specific data of its engine has not been revealed yet.
SUZUKI GSX-8R Features
Among the features of Suzuki Gixxer GSX-8R, you get a fully digital instrument cluster. In which you can get modern features like smartphone connectivity, Bluetooth connectivity and navigation system. Apart from this, connectivity features like call alert, SMS alert, email notification can be found in it. It comes with speedometer, tachometer, trip meter, gear position, fuel gauge, stand alert, ABS mode ON/OFF indicator and Time clock to see the time can be found in it as standard features.