Suzuki Intruder 150: Luxurious Styling, Twin Exhaust, ABS

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The budget cruiser is based on Suzuki Gixxer platform and features the same 155 cc engine.

The all-new Suzuki Intruder 150 has been launched in the Indian market, with a price tag of INR 98,340, ex-showroom, Delhi. Cashing on the lineage of the legendary Intruder range of cruisers, the new bike inherits the styling, sportiness, and youthfulness of the brand, claims Suzuki Two Wheelers. The Intruder 150 will take on its sole rival in the segment, the Bajaj Avenger 150.

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Borrowing the design and styling cues from the Suzuki Intruder M1800R, the budget cruiser boasts large extension flanks and a character line that flows tills the pillion seat on the sides. The front cowl looks dynamic and premium, thanks to the Intruder styling headlamp with projector-type LED.

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Suzuki Intruder 150 inherits the styling cues and attitude from the revered Suzuki Intruder M1800R.

There is `Intruder´ badging on both the sides of the tank, while the engine cowl has been neatly executed to manifest an impressive overall look. The twin-exhaust pipes are unique in this segment, sporty as well. The rear tail lamp is all-LED, while the fully-digital instrumentation boasts rpm indicator to aid the rider in optimal gear shifts.

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Suzuki Intruder 150: A fuel-injected variant is expected in near future

Using the same platform as the Gixxer, the Intruder 150 is powered by the same 154.9 cc 4-stroke single cylinder, SOHC air cooled and carbureted engine. It is paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox, again from the Gixxer range. The power output is at 14.8 PS  at 8,000 rpm, with a peak torque of 14 Nm at 6,000 rpm.

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The fuel-injected version of the Intruder 150 will take some time, expected before mid-2018. The bike features telescopic front suspension, while a swing-arm type unit is employed at the rear. Both the wheels are disc brake-enabled. The Intruder is now available in two paint schemes – Glass Sparkle Black/Matte Titanium Silver and Metallic Oort Grey/Metallic Matte Black.

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Dhiyanesh Ravichandran

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