Which bike should I buy Suzuki Gixxer or Honda Hornet?
Honda Hornet 160R is the latest offering from Honda Motorcycles and scooters India (HMSI), the key differences between both bikes are:
Honda Hornet is more powerful and has more torque than Gixxer as it ispowered by 162.71cc air cooled, 4 stroke, SI engine, which produces maximum power of11.68 kw @8500 rpm and maximum torque of 14.76 Nm @ 6500 rpm mated to 5 speed transmission gears.
Suzuki Gixxer powered by 154.9cc engine, having out-put of 10.9 kw @8000 rpm, 14Nm@6000 rpm, mated to 5 speed transmission gears.
Gixxer is featured with gear shift indicator engine kill switch while Hornet doesn’t have these features. Both bikes are featured with drum brake on front wheel and disc brake on rear wheel but Hornet is also featured with optional rear disc brake along with combi-brake-system so it has better braking than Gixxer.
Hornet is featured with Honda eco technology (HET) for better fuel efficiency, the mileage of this bike is 52Kmpl. While Suzuki Gixxer is featured with Suzuki eco performance and it returns a mileage of around 45 kmpl.
So the final verdict is that both the bikes have good looks, refined engine, nice performance and good riding dynamics, we advise you to take a test drive of both and choose as per your need and preference.
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