Finally the postponement is over. DSK Motowheels and Hyosung Motorcycles launched the much anticipated cruiser, the GV650 Aquila Pro and the refreshed sportsbike, the GT650R. The GV650 Aquila Pro is priced at Rs. 4.99 lakh, while the 2013 GT650R is tagged at Rs. 4.79 lakh (all prices are ex-showroom Delhi).
"We are very passionate about promoting superbiking culture in India by introducing niche products for our valuable customers and superbiking fraternity as a whole. Aquila Pro as our campaign says ‘soul of a cruiser, heart of a racer, is one of the best looking cruisers I have ever seen.It is basically about fun and the sheer joy of riding. When it comes to the newly launched GT650R - 2013 its sheer racing style is going to the win the hearts of lovers of super sports bike in India," said Mr. Shirish Kulkarni, Managing Director of DSK Motowheels.
It is the debut of the GV650 Aquila Pro in the Indian soil. The cruiser comes with a 647 cc, 4 Stroke, DOHC, 4 Valve, V-Twin 90 degree, Water cooled engine. Being enhanced with a powerful engine, the hulk produces a jumbo energy of 74 bhp @ 9000 rpm and torque of 62.1 Nm @ 7500 rpm to become the most powerful 650cc cruiser in the world. Mated with a 5-speed constant mesh gearbox, Hyosung integrates city drive to be simpler. Bolted with double hydraulic disc brake at front and single hydraulic disc brake at rear provides more confidence to the rider even at high speeds. Moreover, its telescopic front suspension and hydraulic double shock absorber at rear smoothens the track.
"I am really proud to be a part of this historic occasion. I sincerely thank DSK Group to take the brand Hyosung ahead and make it popular among the ever growing super biking community in India. The launch of two super bikes once again reiterates our ever growing bond of trust and reliability. I am confident that like our other products these two bikes will appeal to the super bikers in India," commented Jimmy Park, Managing Director of S&T Motors.
Meanwhile, the 2013 GT650R is an upgraded motor-piece of the previous version. The 2013 machine rolls out with some limited numerable changes such as new headlamp, new graphic tones, new instrument cluster and a refined engine. The 2013 GT650R is jiggled on by a 647cc, 4 stroke, DOHC 8 Valve 90Â° V Twin, Water cooled engine. Firing up a maximum power of 72.68 Bhp @ 9000 rpm and maximum torque of 60.9 Nm @ 7500 rpm, the ghost drills into streets like a missile.
Hyosung GT650R is ramped up in both single and dual tone shades. Well, the machine is available in Ruby Red, Satin Black, White Glory, Cherry and Black, Royal Sunrise and Pure Pelican colors. Whereas, the GV650 Aquila Pro is polished in Lava Red, Phantam Silver & Shadow Black shades.