Livemint: January 19, 2017
New Delhi: Suzuki Motor Corp.’s Indian unit Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt. Ltd on Wednesday announced exports of its locally made flagship bike Gixxer to Japan, its home country.
“The first consignment of made in India Gixxer motorcycles has already left India for Japanese shores where customers await them,” the company said in a statement.
The company exports Gixxer to other countries in Latin America and some surrounding countries, its managing director Satoshi Uchida, said.
“We are confident that the Gixxer will be well accepted by Japanese consumer as well,” he added.
The Gixxer is powered by a 155cc, single cylinder, air cooled engine with a five-speed gearbox. The variant being exported to Japan will have fuel injection and a rear disc brake and will be available in both monotone and dual tone colours.
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