Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited has launched BS IV compliant Gixxer and Access 125 which also get the Auto Headlamp On (AHO) function to adhere to the Government of India regulations which will be in effect from April 1, 2017.
Apart from these updates, the Gixxer has also been equipped with new graphics and colours and a clear lens LED tail lamp. The Gixxer with a rear disc option is now available in 3 new colours – Pearl Mira Red and Glass Sparkle Black, Metallic Triton Blue while the rear drum variant gets only the Glass Sparkle Black in addition to the existing colours. The SF variants get the new palette as well.
The Access 125 does not get an additional updates other than the addition of a new Metallic Sonic Silver shade.
Commenting on the new colour offerings, Mr. Satoshi Uchida, Managing Director, SMIPL, said “Since their launch, the Gixxers and the New Access 125 have gained immense popularity in the their segments. In order to provide our customers with environment friendly technology in line with the latest regulations, these vehicles now comply with BS-IV and also feature AHO. We are also refreshing this range with new colour & graphic variants. For the New Access, the Metallic Sonic Silver is aimed at the fashion conscious customers who are looking for more options in terms of modern styling. The Gixxer and Gixxer SF 2017 variants will appeal to the young rider who wants to make a style statement on their mean machines. We are confident that these new colours will find universal appeal and further propel our growth in their respective segments.”
Only Bajaj Auto has upgraded its entire line-up of vehicles so far to meet the BS IV norms but slowly, other manufacturers are following suit. The Suzukis now get added to the list of BS IV compliant bikes we had recently told you about.