Suzuki Motorcycle India has revealed a new higher variant of the Hayate motorcycle badged as the Hayate EP. The price will be revealed in the coming weeks, while deliveries and bookings will commence this financial year itself.
The Hayate EP has received cosmetic as well as mechanical upgrades to the bike. The bike features a new longer wheelbase, longer seat, tubeless tyres, new diamond frame, 5 step adjustable rear shock absorbers and a maintenance free battery.
The Hayate EP is powered by the same engine as the current standard Hayate but gets Suzuki’s SEP cutting edge technology, which uses the Suzuki Super Sleek Piston, high-ignition spark plug and low friction cylinder & piston rings for reduced friction and enhanced combustion, higher compression ratio and weight reduction.
The Hayate EP‘s 112.8 cc single cylinder air cooled engine pumps out 8.9 bhp and 9.3 Nm of torque at 7,500 rpm. The new Hayate also features Suzuki Eco performance technology for higher mileage despite offering the same pick up as the standard Hayate.
Mileage on the Hayate EP will be higher despite having the same pick up of the standard Hayate which is due to Suzuki Eco Performance (SEP).
The Hayate EP is available in 3 attractive colours – Metallic Oort Grey, Pearl Mira Red and Glass Sparkle Black.