Surprise: New Suzuki V-Strom 250 SX Launched at 2.11 Lac; Gets Ride Connect

Suzuki V-Strom 250 launch comes as a big surprise. The entry level ADV gets Bluetooth connectivity and various other features…

Suzuki India have given us such a great shot of Adrenaline on this slow Thursday afternoon by launching their entry-level ADV ‘V-Strom 250 SX’ in India at a starting price of Rs. 2,11,600/- (ex-showroom, Delhi). 

Suzuki V-Strom 250 SX Price, Colours and Availability

The Suzuki V-Strom 250 SX has started reaching the dealerships already and is available for booking all across India. 

Speaking on the launch, Mr. Satoshi Uchida (Managing Director, Suzuki Motorcycle India) said –

“We feel delighted to announce our entry in the 250cc adventure sports segment with the launch of V-Strom SX. The All-New V-Strom SX has been manufactured to cater to the needs of the riders who like a versatile sports adventure tourer. V-Strom SX will be perfectly suitable for the city and highway riding as well as to explore various kinds of adventure terrains on a motorcycle.

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V-Strom 250 SX Highlights and Features

  • Suzuki India have introduced their new 250 cc ADV under the ‘Master of Adventure’ tag and it has been inspired from its bigger V-Strom brothers. 
  • Visually, the company describes the design concept as ‘ Toughness in a Slender Shell’ and the Beak design of the ADV is inspired from their DR-Z racer and DR off-roader machines.
  • Powering the V-Strom 250 SX is the company’s staple 249 cc, single-cylinder, oil-cooled, SOHC engine.
  • The power-unit produces 26.5 PS of power at 9,300 RPM and 22.2 Nm of torque at 7,300 RPM.
  • The Suspension setup consists of coil-spring & oil-damped telescopic forks in the front combined with coil-spring & oil-damped swing-arm setup at the rear. 
  • Braking is handled by Single-disc setup both in front as well as in rear.
  • V-Strom 250 rides on 19” front and 17” rear dual-purpose tyres.
  • Wheelbase –  1,440 mm
  • Ground Clearance – 205 mm
  • Seat Height – 835 mm
  • Kerb Weight – 167 kg
  • Fuel Capacity – 12 L

The quarter liter ADV has come as a surprise without any spy pics and leaks. It will rival KTM 250 Adventure, Benelli TRK251 and considering the Gixxer 250 underpinings, we expect it to be a great practical motorcycle in this segment.