Nepal – Suzuki Let’s launched at NPR 1,57,900
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 Let’s scooter has been launched in Nepal at NRP 1,57,900 (around INR 99,046). The made-in-India scooter will be sold in Nepal by VG Automobiles, the authorized distributor of Suzuki Motorcycles India in the country.
The Suzuki Let’s which was launched in India in the month of May is powered by a 112.8 cc engine that has 8.7 hp and 9 Nm of torque on tap. The scooter adopts SET (Suzuki Eco Technology), and is 805 mm long, 655 mm wide, 1,120 mm tall and has a wheelbase and ground clearance of 1,250 mm and 160 mm respectively. The Let’s tips the scale at 98 kg and carries a 5.2 litre fuel tank.
The unisex scooter employs telescopic front suspension and swingarm-type coil spring rear suspension. Equipments include maintenance free battery, tubeless tyres, multi-reflector headlight and mobile charger. The underseat storage compartment can swallow a half-faced helmet. The two-wheeler is available in 5 color options.
Suzuki is aiming to sell about 5,000 units of the Let’s in Nepal. The target audience are men and women in the age group of 18-25 years. Positioned below the Swish and the Access 125cc scooters, the Let’s will contest with fellow made-in-India scooters like the Yamaha Ray and the Honda Activa i.