The upcoming entrant in Suzuki’s scooter lineup is the Suzuki Burgman Street 125. It carries a maxi-scooter design, derived from its elder siblings from the Burgman range. Recent spy images suggest that it might launch on 19th July 2018. Expect it to cost around Rs 70,000. Read on for more details on the urbane scooter.
Maxi-scooters are such scooters which carry an indigenous bulky body, similar to some of the bikes and are automatic scooters. These scooters and bikes are mostly used for long touring purposes. Suzuki Burgman Street 125, a maxi-scooter from the global Burgman series, might launch in July 2018. Just recently, it was spotted during one of its test rides in a complete ready model. It gets a bulky body shell with large front apron and a tall windscreen. It looks exactly same as the global version but misses out on some features. The 125Cc scooter gets a CVT gearbox, a charging socket, LED headlamps and a fully digital meter console as its main highlights.
The 125cc scooter market is currently developing with most of the contenders offering premium features nearing the range of Rs 70,000. Its competitors will be Aprilia SR 125, TVS Ntorq 125 and Honda Grazia 125. This scooter is expected to revive Suzuki, as the Japanese giants are declining in the automatic scooter segment. Read along for more details on the upcoming scooter.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Launch Date
|Launch Date||July 2018|
Burgman Street was showcased at the 2018 Auto Expo. Accordingly, the scooter is expected to launch by July 2018. Recently, according to the media reports, it might launch on 19th July. The bookings for the bike have started recently for a token amount of Rs 5,000. Various dealerships across India have started taking the bookings.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Price
Rs 65,000-Rs 70,000
Given that it is a premium scooter offered by Suzuki, it might be priced between Rs 65,000 to Rs 70,000 (ex-showroom). Also, Burgman Street after its launch will come under a highly competitive 125 CC scooter segment.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Design
The Burgman Street gets a very elegant yet sporty design. It comes with dual LED headlamps in the front beside a large windshield. The scooter gets stylish five-spoke alloy wheels and boldly designed body panels that make it look nothing like anything else on the road. It shares some of its bits and parts with Gixxer as it copies the same LCD Instrument panel from the bike. It gets a step up wide seat which comes with lots and lots of cabin space. In the rear, it gets an LED tail lights with big side rails. The exhaust muffler is a little big but comes with a unique design, easy enough to catch attention. It is not confirmed yet, but speculations say that Burgman Street might come with a plastic body for reduced weight. The Burgman Street comes with different features globally, which might not come in the Indian version.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Engine
124.3 Single Stroke
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 shares its underpinnings with Access 125. The Access 125 uses a 124.3 cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine tuned to produce 8.7 bhp at 6500 rpm and 10.2 Nm of peak torque at 5000 rpm. It gets an air-cooled cooling system. The exact details of the engine are not out yet, but Burgman Street will have the same power and torque output like the Access. As the scooter is heavier than Access 125, it might get a heavy motor tuning for the same power outputs.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Dimensions
|Ground Clearance||160 mm|
|Seat Height||780 mm|
|Kerb Weight||110 Kgs|
Burgman Street 125 measures 1884 mm in length, 1163 mm in height and has a ground clearance of 160 mm. It has a good seat height of 780 mm with a wheelbase of 1265 mm. Also, it weighs 110 Kgs which is heavier than the Access. So, if the same motor tuning as in Access is continued in Burgman Street, the power outputs will be poorer.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Mileage
45 KMPL (Approx)
|Fuel capacity||5.6 Litres|
|Reserve Fuel||1.5 Litres|
|Riding Range||250 Kms|
Although the details have not been mentioned, taking the given engine considerations, the scooter is speculated to give a mileage of 45 KMPL. It comes with a fuel capacity of 5.6 Litres with a reserve fuel capacity of 1.5 Litres. It delivers a riding range of around 250 Kms with full petrol.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Chassis, Suspension And Braking
Also, the Burgman will be heavier than the Access, tipping the scales at 110 kg. Other mechanicals will remain the same as well including telescopic forks up front and a single shock absorber with hydraulic at the rear. On the front wheel, it gets disc brakes and drum brakes in the rear. Internationally, the scooter gets ABS as a standard fitting, which the Indian version would not get.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Features
A premium scooter definitely carries aboard more features than the lower priced scooters. Similarly, Burgman Street also comes onboard with a lot of features, which are as follows:
- Fully Digital LCD Instrument Cluster
- LED headlamp unit
- 12V charging socket
- Tubeless Tyres
- multi-functional key
- Front Disc Brake
- Fuel Filler Cap
- CVT Gearbox
- Unique Design
- Large Apron and Windshield
- Bigger Storage Box
- Alloy Wheels with Disc brakes in front
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Competition
Currently, the 125 CC segment is quite hot as most of the scooters in that segment are offering something new on their scooters. If Burgman Street comes at the expected price, it will face a challenge from Honda Grazia, TVS Ntorq 125, Vespa S 125 and Aprilia SR 125. However, as the design stands out from all the scooters, it can also prove as a USP for Burgman Street.
Suzuki Burgman Street 125 – Overview
|Model||Suzuki Burgman Street 125|
|Launch Date||July 2018|
CVT gearbox, a charging socket, LED headlamps, fully digital meter console
|Safety Features||Front Disc Brakes|
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