Suzuki V-Storm SX 250 is being sold in the international market since 2017. The Suzuki V Storm bike series includes the Suzuki V-Storm 650, the Suzuki V-Storm 1000 and the Suzuki V-Storm 1050 and the Suzuki V-Storm 650XT. Specially introduced for the Asian market, this bike has a 249cc single cylinder liquid cooled engine. This engine also powers the Suzuki Gixxer 250 and Gixxer 250 SF.
From this engine, the bike gets 26.5 bhp power and 22.2 newton meter torque. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox. According to the adventure bike, the company has tuned the power and torque. The Suzuki V-Storm SX 250 is a multipurpose bike that can be used for adventure rides as well as daily commutes.
This bike gets a straight and elevated riding position. The handling and controls of the bike are as per an adventure bike. Due to the comfortable riding position, this bike is also better for driving on the highway. The bike gets fixed LED headlight, transparent windscreen, all-terrain tyres, slim tail section, LED tail light, dual tone body paint, split seat and alloy wheels.
This bike has a full digital instrument cluster. To enhance the user experience, the company has also given many Bluetooth based connectivity features in it. The bike has telescopic fork suspension at the front and a monoshock unit at the rear. For braking, dual-channel ABS is also provided with dual disc brakes. The company will make it available in three colors – Yellow, Orange and Black.
Suzuki Motorcycles has released the sales figures for March 2022. The company has registered a decline of 15.7 percent in March 2022 with sales of 50,734 units. Last year in the same month, the company had registered sales of 60,222 units. The company sold a total of 65,495 (domestic + export) vehicles in March 2022, down 6.34 per cent from 69,932 units sold in the same period last year.
The company exported 14,761 units of vehicles from India in March 2022. Talking about the financial year 2021-22, the company has sold a total of 7,54,938 vehicles during this period, which is an increase of 27.6 percent as compared to 5,91,846 units sold in the financial year 2020-21. The company said that the recently launched Suzuki Avnis 125 scooter is getting good response.