07 Oct 2020 Shakti Nath Jha
Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited has launched some new variants of its popular scooters in the Indian market. The Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer has launched the new variants of the Suzuki Access 125 and the Burgman Street 125 BS6. These popular scooters now get an all-digital instrument cluster with Bluetooth connectivity and several other connected features. The price of the new Access 125 with Bluetooth connectivity starts at Rs. 77,700 while the Suzuki Burgman Street 125 with Bluetooth is priced at Rs. 84,600, Ex-showroom Delhi. Let's have a closer look at these scooters.
The Suzuki Burgman Street 125 was already available with an all-digital instrument cluster. Now, the Access 125 also gets an all-digital cluster and both these scooters now also get Bluetooth connectivity and connected tech. The riders can now connect both these scooters with their smartphone with the help of Bluetooth and Suzuki's Ride Connect application. It will offer features such as turn-by-turn navigation, estimated time of arrival updates, phone notifications such as incoming calls, WhatsApp, SMS, missed call alert, phone battery level, over-speed warning, etc. One can also know the last parked location of the scooter and share trip reports using the app.
Speaking on the launch, Mr Koichiro Hirao, Managing Director, Suzuki Motorcycle India said, "We at Suzuki Motorcycle India are committed to introducing innovative next-generation technology to add value to the overall riding experience of the customer. Suzuki Access 125 and Burgman Street have been among the top-selling scooters in their respective segments, known for their performance and features. We are confident that the new models with Bluetooth enabled digital console will increase customers' trust in the brand, as a result of getting additional useful and attractive functions."
Apart from the inclusion of these new Bluetooth-enabled connectivity tech, these scooters now also get new colour variants. The Access 125 gets new Metallic Royal Bronze and Matte Blue colour shades and also new LED position lights. While the Burgman Street 125 gets new Matte Blue colour. Both these scooters are powered by a BS6-compliant 124cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, fuel-injected engine. This motor churns out 8.7 PS of power at 6750 RPM and 10 Nm of peak torque at 5500 RPM and are mated to a CVT. The Bluetooth-enabled Front Drum Brake variant of the Access 125 is priced at Rs. 77,700 while the Front Disc Brake variant retails at Rs. 78,600.
The Bluetooth-enabled new Suzuki Burgman Street 125 BS6 is priced at Rs. 84,600. The new Access 125 demands around 5,500 rupees more while the Burgman Street 125 demands around 3,500 rupees more than their regular models for these new connected features. What are your thoughts on these new Suzuki Access 125 and the Burgman Street 125 BS6 with new digital cluster and Bluetooth Connectivity features? Do tell us in the comments below. You can also join our 91Wheels Auto Enthusiast group (click via mobile to join) curated exclusively for the fans, enthusiasts and the owners. Further, subscribe to our YouTube channel for more such amazing motoring updates.