Hyosung launched GT 250R Facelift – Priced Rs. 2.76 lakhs to beat Honda CBR250, KTM Duke, Pulsar 200NS and SS
Hyosung has launched brand new edition of the GT 250R consumer sports bike in the Indian market. GT 250R is one of the prominent models for the manufacturer and the increasing demand for the 250 CC bikes in the Indian market is a good sign for Hyosung. The manufacturer has not changed the model much and few cosmetic changes made seems to be inspired from the GT 650R mostly.
Power comes from the same 249 CC DOHC 4 stroke engine with V Twin and oil cooling technology. The respective engine is capable of generating around 28 BHP at the peak along with 22.07 Nm of torque and it comes accompanied with a 5 speed manual gear box. Top speed of the bike is around 140 kmph and it can beat most of the other bikes of the segment in 0-60 kmph sprint. With a larger wheel base of 1435 mm and overall curb weight of around 188 kilograms, the new GT 250R would be highly stable and comfortable. The front wheel gets inverted telescopic suspension system along with 300 mm hydraulic double disc brake. The rear wheel gets a 230 mm hydraulic single disc brake and hydraulic mono shock suspension.
Mr. Shirish Kulkarni, the Chairman for DSK Hyosung has stated in connection with the launch of the brand new GT 250R “Popularly known as ‘The Big Boy’, GT 250 Rhas always received an exceptional response from the super biking community in India. We are very dynamic as an organization and have always adapted ourselves as per the changing customer profile, preferences and purchase decisions. Over the years we have tracked this behaviour and incorporated elements of customer feedback in this new GT 250 R. I am confident that this exciting avatar will appeal to the new age speed aficionados who are looking for not only great technology but unmatched aesthetics and sporty looks. This superbike has been attractively priced at Rs. 2,76,000”.
Hyosung is offering the 2014 GT 250 R in three exciting colour options – Red Titanium, White Titanium and Black Titanium respectively. Price of the new Hyosung GT 250 R 2014 starts from Rs. 2.76 lakhs only.
[Source: Rush Lane]