Auto Shanghai 2013 Live – Suzuki Inazuma GW250S semi faired bike greets the public
Nithyanandh K, As a toddler, those wheeled machinery fascinated me even before I knew what they’re called as! So here I'm, petrolhead by birth, Mechanical engineer by qualification and automotive reporter by profession!
The Suzuki Inazuma GW250S which was unveiled at the Auto Shanghai 2013 is the semi faired sibling of the India bound Inazuma GW250 motorcycle.
The motorcycle sports an edgy fairing with a shield like headlamp surrounds. The addition of the semi fairing enhances the touring capabilities of the bike by improving the wind protection. While the engine is left uncovered, the fairing extends to the fuel tank.
The handlebar is set a little higher than the naked version while rest of the motorcycle stays intact. The motorcycle is powered by a 248cc parallel twin 4-stroke engine which is capable of 26 bhp and 24.2 Nm of torque.
The small capacity sports motorcycle which is on sale in some of the Asian countries including Japan and China, as well as Europe is mainly aimed at biking enthusiast who is looking for a comfortable and smooth bike to commute.
The Suzuki Inazuma GW250S will be manufactured by Changzhou Haojue Suzuki Motorcycle Co., LTD. The bike will be launched first in China in the months to come and will eventually be exported to international markets.
Though Suzuki India hasn’t confirmed the arrival of the Inazuma GW250, the bike has been spotted in the sub-continent and media reports strongly suggest its entry. So, why not the GW250S as well?