– Likely to be launched in Q2, 2018; the new Suzuki Burgman Street 125 will directly rival the Vespa LX 125.
– It will be powered by a 125cc single-cylinder engine paired to a CVT automatic gearbox.
– The new model gets uniquely-styled front with large apron and windscreen.
Japanese two-wheeler maker, Suzuki had unveiled the Suzuki Burgman Street 125cc scooter at the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo. This premium scooter will be launched as a lifestyle scooter and will target urban commuters. Suzuki has indigenously developed this premium scooter for Indian market. It has been designed in-line with global Burgman scooters, featuring a uniquely-styled front end with large apron and windscreen. The seats are wide and comfortable, with a step between the rider and pillion pads.
It is the part of Suzuki’s plan of launching one new motorcycle and scooter in the Indian market every year. The company has already launched the Intruder 155cc cruiser motorcycle in the country, and Burgman Street will be the company’s second product this fiscal year. It is powered by a 125cc single-cylinder petrol engine that also powers the Suzuki Access 125. For people not in the known, Suzuki sells a range of scooters under Burgman nameplate in global markets. Currently, the company produces Burgman with engines ranging from 125cc to 650cc. This will also mark the re-entry of Burgman brand in the Indian market. Suzuki had launched the Burgman 650 in India few years back at Rs 12 lakh, but it failed to garn positive response from buyers. Also See – Suzuki Intruder FI Launched In India
The Suzuki Burgman Street made its India debut at the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo. It will be the first maxi-scooter to be launched in the Indian market since the Kinetic Blaze. The company is yet to reveal the exact launch date of this scooter. However, media reports suggest that the scooter could be launched before the end of Q2, 2018. We will update you as soon as Suzuki announces its launch date. Also See – 2018 Suzuki Gixxer, Gixxer SF launched In India
To be launched as a premium offering, the new Burgman Street scooter could be priced around 70,000. At this price point, it will challenge the Vespa LX 125.
The big scooter is propelled by a 125cc single-cylinder petrol engine that also powers the Suzuki Access 125. The company could tune this engine for improved performance and efficiency. While powering Access, this engine produces a maximum power output of 8.40bhp at 6,500rpm and a peak torque of 10.20Nm at 5,000rpm. Power is transmitted to the rear wheel of the scooter via a CVT automatic gearbox. Also See – Suzuki V-Strom 650 | 2018 Suzuki Hayabusa
The new scooter will be launched as a comfortable, premium lifestyle scooter. Equipped with a new 125cc engine, the Burgman Street is expected to return around 40-45kmpl. Also See – Suzuki Intruder 150 Launched In India
– Digital instrument cluster
– Multi-function key slot
– 12V charging socket
– LED tail-lamp
– 12-inch alloy wheels
– Tubeless tyres
– LED headlamp with AHO
The Burgman Street will be the first maxi-scooter to be launched in India since the Kinetic Blaze, which was phased out due to slow sale. This premium scooter is equipped with several features and chrome detailings. This premium scooter comes with a different styling, specifically at the front. It sports a large apron and an unusual windscreen. In terms of features, the Burgman Street will get full digital instrument cluster, a multi-function key slot, 12V charging socket, LED tail-lamp and a disc brake at the front. This scooter rides on 12-inch front and 10-inch rear wheel shod with 90/90-12 and 90/100-10 tyres at front and rear, respectively. Instead of performance, Burgman Street will offer comfort and convenience to buyers. The scooter also comes with a wide and comfortable seat with a pronounced step between the rider and pillion pads. Also Read – New Suzuki Swish 125 To Unveil At Auto Expo 2018
For suspension duties, this premium scooter gets advanced telescopic forks at the front and swing arm type unit at the rear. The suspensions have been tuned to offer hassle free and relaxed ride. Braking duties will be carried out by a disc brake at the front and drum brake at the rear.