Suzuki GSX-R150 custom cafe racer showcased at IIMS 2017
Neelanjan Chakraborty, Motorcycle Nut, will ride, preferably race anything on two wheels!
Unofficial concept previews a possible future variant.
The Suzuki GSX-R150 has been modified as a café racer with minimalistic looks and displayed at the Indonesia International Motor Show 2017 (IIMS 2017). The bike was modified by Indonesian custom motorcycle company Insan Motor Bekasi, with 60 percent of the motorcycle’s parts replaced.
Instantly noticeable is the twin petal discs up front a short exhaust. The Suzuki GSX-R150 custom café racer also gets a new seat with a pillion seat cowl. The fairing has been removed and the exposed powerplant adds a rustic appeal to the bike. The headlamp unit is new and the circular console gets a LED ring. The radiator gains body coloured guards.
Powering the Suzuki GSX-R150 is the 147.3 cc single cylinder, water-cooled, DOHC mill. Coupled to a 6-speed gearbox the fuel injected engine is capable of producing 19.17 PS of maximum power at 10,500 rpm and 14 Nm of peak torque at 9,000 rpm. The stock bike tips the scales at 131 kg and has a ground clearance of 160 mm.
The Suzuki GSX-R150 gets features like Suzuki Easy Start, digital instrumentation and LED headlamp. Colour options include Metallic Triton Blue, Titan Black, Stronger Red/Titan Black, Matt Black and Brilliant White.
The Suzuki GSX-R150 carries a price tag of IDR 27,900,000 (valid till May 2017). As for the cafe racer, there seem to be no immediate commercial plans for it from Suzuki.
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