Report – Bookings for the Suzuki Let’s open
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Suzuki’s first 110 cc scooter, the Suzuki Let’s, is inching closer to its launch, after it was unveiled just before the Auto Expo.
Bookings for the 112 cc Let’s has begun at some dealerships, with the booking amount standing at Rs 1,000. Earlier, Suzuki had confirmed to IndianAutosBlog that the Let’s will be launched in April.
The Let’s takes on the likes of the Honda Activa, Honda Dio, Yamaha Ray, Yamaha Alpha, TVS Wego, TVS Jupiter in the heavily packed 110cc scooter segment.
The scooter is an important part of Suzuki’s aim to sell 10 lakh two-wheelers in 36 months’ time. Suzuki has also initiated the process of developing a special 100 cc motorbike for rural commuters in order to help reach this target.
The Suzuki Let’s gets a 112.8 cc engine that produces 8.7 hp @ 7,500 rpm and 9.0 Nm @ 5,500 rpm. It returns 63 kmpl mileage in the company’s test conditions. Suzuki says it is “light and fast” and has a good dose of practicality with “cut away floor boards for easy handling”.
Let’s will come in five colours – Pearl Mira Red, Metallic Triton Blue, Glass Sparkle Black Metallic Sonic Silver and Pearl Mirage White.