Suzuki Motorcycle has launched the 2019 V-Strom 650XT with ABS in India. The New V-Strom 650XT has been launched at a price of Rs. 7.46 lakh (ex-showroom). The updated V-Strom 650XT gets upgrades for the year including side reflectors, additional features of hazard lights and refreshed graphics. There are a bunch of features added but prices are unchanged.
Commenting on the new edition, Suzuki India – Managing Director, Satoshi Uchida said, “We have received an overwhelming response since the launch of Suzuki V-Strom 650XT last year, we wish to continue the momentum and win the hearts of our customer in 2019 as well. We are delighted to introduce the 2019 edition of Suzuki V-Strom 650XT which comes in added with features and will add to the attractiveness of this very capable motorcycle.”
The 2919 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT is powered by the same 645 cc V-Twin motor which generates a max power of 70 bhp and a peak torque of 68 Nm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox and comes with three-mode traction control (2 mode + Off mode), and dual-channel ABS. The bike comes in two color schemes – champion yellow and pearl glacier white.
The new V-Strom 650XT ABS comes with a 19-inch front wheel and 17-inch spoked rear wheel. The bike uses 43 mm telescopic forks at the front with 150mm of travel and a monoshock at the rear which is preload adjustable. Braking performance comes through Tokico 2-piston front calipers and a single Nissin disc at the rear. The V-Strom 650XT tips the scales at 216 kg, while the fuel tank capacity stands at 20 liters.