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The Korean two-wheeler company DSK Hyosung launched two new superbikes in India – the Aquila Pro (650-cc) and GT650R-2013 editions. The Aquila Pro650 is a new superbike in the company’s Indian portfolio, whereas the Hyosung GT650 is upgraded to 2013 model.
The styling is inspired by the legendary Harley-Davidson V-Rod. The Aquila GV650 is powered by 647cc, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected 90-degree V-Twin that also powers the GT650R.The bike can deliver 70.2 bhp with 6.2 kgm of torque and is mated to a 5-speed transmission. Aquila GV650 can hit a top speed of 195 kmph.
The bike also features a single front and rear disc alloy wheels which are light-weight. Other features include adjustable forward controls, adjustable 43mm upside-down forks a, LCD digital display and LED tail lamps.
The Aquila Pro will be available in three colour variants — Red, Silver and Black.
Aquila GV650 Price in India
The cruiser Aquila Pro price in India Rs.4.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi)
For 2013, Hyosung GT650R has received a restyled nose that looks sharper and aids aerodynamics. The large air dams seen on the previous model have now been scaled down to look much sleeker. There is now a V-shaped headlight in the place of the old single headlight unit and the wind deflecting visor is also more rounded.
The GT650R is upgraded with a refreshed instruments panel, which includes a bold analogue tachometer, a digital speedometer and other usual array of warning lights. The LCD panel displays fuel level and temperature. The rider’s palm grips are comfortable and the control switches are nicely placed.
Hyosung GT650R still houses a four-stroke, 647cc, liquid-cooled, V-twin engine that delivers 72.6bhp of maximum power at 9000rpm, with a peak torque of 6.2kgm at 7500rpm. It has a one-down, five-up pattern, six-speed transmission gear that is connected to a well-weighted clutch.
The GT 650R gets new three colours – Titanium White, Titanium Red and Titanium Black.
Hyosung GT650R Price in India
The Hyosung GT650R-2013 price in India 4.79 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi)
With the launch of the new superbikes, DSK Hyosung will be the only superbike company offering products ranging from 250-cc to 700-cc in India, the company said in a statement.