2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT ABS receives new body graphics and a couple of new features.
Suzuki Motorcycle India has introduced the 2019 model year of its middleweight adventure tourer – Suzuki V-Strom 650. The bike’s updated model receives new body graphics and a couple of new features. Interestingly, no change has been made to its price. That means, the new 2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT ABS continues to come with a price tag of Rs 7,46,00 (ex-showroom, Dehi). Check Out – 2019 Suzuki Katana Pictures & Details
Promoted with a phrase ‘do it all’, the adventure tourer has been designed to solve daily commuting, long-drive and off-roading purposes. Similar to the previous model, the 2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT will be brought to India via CKD (Completely Knocked Down) route from Japan, and then assembled from kits locally at the bikemaker’s plant. Just so you know, the company also assembles the Hayabusa in the country.
2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650 XT ABS Price
With an aim to make it an affordable offering, Suzuki brings in the V Strom 650 XT ABS from Japan as CKD unit and assembled it locally. The bike is available in a single variant priced at Rs 7.46 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). At this price, it continues to face challenge from bikes like the Kawasaki Versys 650 and SWM Superdual T and Benelli TRK 502. Read: Suzuki Intruder 150 – All You Need To Know
2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650 XT ABS Specifications
At the heart of the 2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT is the same a 645cc, liquid-cooled, four-stroke engine boosted with fuel injection technology. This 90-degree V-twin motor pushes out a peak power of 70bhp at 8,800rpm against peak torque of 66Nm at 6,500rpm. Transmitting power to the wheels is a 6-speed gearbox with a final chain drive. It offers three-mode traction control (2 mode + Off mode) and delivers a claimed mileage of 24.3kmpl.
2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Colours
Suzuki’s new adventure tourer comes in a choice of two colour options – Pearl Glacier White and Champion Yellow Colour No.2.
2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Design & Features
Suzuki’s globally popular middleweight adventure tourer, the 2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT continues to carry aggressive and bold stance. The updated model gets hazard lights and side reflectors along with new body graphics. The bike features the cast aluminium wheels with dual-purpose Bridgestone Battlx Adventure A40 tubeless tyres. The front and rear tyres’ size stand at 110/80 R19 and 150/70 R17 respectively. The adventure tourer has a kerb weight of 213kg and offers a saddle height of 835mm. It has a fuel take capacity of 20-litre.
Features such as plastic protection for the engine cases and front header pipe and plastic handguards are also on offer. The bike gets Suzuki’s Easy Start System along with a digital analog instrument cluster, a 3-stage traction control system, Suzuki easy start system, a low-rpm assist, two riding modes, navigation system, a 12V DC socket and height adjustable windscreen. Read – Suzuki Burgman Street Scooter – Price & Details
Suzuki is also offering a range of touring accessories on the bike including a top box and hard-plastic pannier with saddle stay. Safety features such as anti-lock braking system (ABS) and traction control are standard on the bike. For suspension purpose, the bike gets telescopic forks and a rebound adjustable monoshock with a remote preload adjuster at the front and rear axles respectively. It gets twin disc brakes at the front and a single rotor at the rear.
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