2020 Suzuki Hayabusa Launched in India
suzuki motorcycles India has launched the final lot of BS 4 hayabusa at 13.75 lakhs INR (ex-showroom Delhi) . suzuki has named this as 2020 edition of the legendary busa. The new 2020 edition is available in two colors – candy daring red and metallic thunder red. the bike will be available in limited numbers.
The bike is bought in India via the CKD ( completely;y Knocked down Unit ) route and is assembled in Gurgaon factory. It is the first big bike to be assembled in India. Deliveries of the bike will begin on January 20,2019.
It gets a new set of front brake calipers. although, there are no mechanical changes from the previous year model. India is one of few countries where the current generation hayabusa are still available for sale.
Here is a quick overview of the Suzuki Hayabusa specs
Engine And Performance
|Engine||1340cc, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, 4-cylinder, DOHC|
|Bore*Stroke||81.0 mm x 65.0 mm (3.19 in. x 2.56 in.)|
|Maximum Power||199.7 hp|
|Maximum Torque||155 Nm|
|Transmission||6 speed gearbox|
The New busa is powered by the same 1340 cc, inline four cylider engine. The motor is capable of producing 199.7 hp of maximum power at 9,500 rpm and 155 Nm of maximum torque at 7,200 rpm.
The engine employs Suzuki’s advanced EFI with two 10-hole fuel injectors. It helps feeding each cylinder and dual ram air intakes in the nose of the aerodynamic fairing.
Suzuki Composite Electro chemical Material (SCEM) cylinder plating helps heat dissipation and durability. The U-shaped cutouts in the cylinder-bore sides allow air pressure to reduce.
The hayabusa can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in just 2.74 sec. The motor is capable reaching top speed of 299 kmph, which is electronically limited.
Brakes And Suspension
|Front Brakes||Dual 310 mm, Brembo, 4-piston, twin disc, ABS-equipped|
|Rear Brakes||Single 260 mm, Nissin, 1-piston, single disc, ABS-equipped|
|Front Suspension||Inverted telescopic, coil spring, oil damped|
|Rear Suspension||Link type, single shock, coil spring, oil damped|
To stop this monster on two wheels, you need to have some great braking and electronic hardware on board and Suzuki ensures that. The front has 4 piston, 310 mm, twin disc setup, while the rear end has single 260 mm, nissin, 1 piston single disc setup. The front calipers has been updated in the new 2020 model.
Suspension duties are taken care by Inverted telescopic forks at the front end while the rear is equipped with a link type , single shock, coil spring, oil damped setup. KYB inverted cartridge forks feature Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) coating on the 43mm stanchion tubes to reduce friction and improve reaction to small road surface irregularities.
The front as well as the rear have fully adjustable spring preload and compression and rebound damping.
|Ground Clearance||120 mm|
|Seat Height||805 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||21 liters|
|Curb Weight||266 kg|
|Front Tire Size||120/70ZR17M/C (58W), tubeless|
|Rear tire Size||190/50ZR17M/C (73W), tubeless|
The bike weighs 266 kg and it requires a little bit of strength to maneuver it around. the seat height of the bike is 805 mm. It has a good fuel tank capacity, which is helpful when riding for long distance. The fuel tank capacity is 21 liters.
Key Features Of Suzuki Hayabusa
- Suzuki Drive Mode Selector
- Iridium Sparks Plug
- Suzuki Clutch Assist System (SCAS)
- Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve (SDTV)
- Idle Speed Control (ISC)
- steering damper
- S-DMS map indicator
- 12-month limited warranty.
- Stylized Suzuki “S” 3-D emblems
Suzuki will possibly launch the all new Hayabusa in 2021 with a completely revamped design and all new engine.
Suzuki hayabusa has a cult fan following among the bikers all around the world. There is no doubt why it comes with the tag of legendary busa. Its impossible to forget this beast that took a machine capabilities to whole new level.
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