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Suzuki Motorcycle has introduced the new 2021 iteration of the India-made Gixxer 250 in Japan. The quarter-litre naked roadster has been introduced at JPY 4,48,800 ( 3.09 lakh) in the Land of the Rising Sun. For the record, in India, the bike has been priced at 1.67 lakh (ex-showroom).

The Japanese-spec Gixxer 250 is identical to the model sold in the Indian market. Also, the mechanical tech-specs as well as the feature list are the same. In terms of mechanicals, the bike gets a 249 cc, single overhead cam, single-cylinder, oil-cooled engine. This powertrain comes with a six-speed gearbox and delivers 26 bhp of power at 9,300 rpm and 22.2 Nm of peak torque output at 7,300 rpm.

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Some of the key features of the Gixxer 250 include its full-LED lighting, dual-channel ABS and a digital instrument cluster as well. The bike rides on telescopic front forks which are complemented a rear monoshock handling suspension duties at the rear-end. The braking duties are handled by disc brakes at both the ends. It also gets a dual-channel ABS.

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Meanwhile, Suzuki Motorcycle India has recently announced a price hike on the bikes. While the Suzuki Gixxer 250 now costs 167,700, the fully-faired Gixxer SF 250 motorcycle now retails at 178,400. The Gixxer SF 250 MotoGP now costs 179,200. (All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi). (Fine more details here)