NEW DELHI: Suzuki Motorcycles India expanded its product range in the country on Thursday with the launch of a new 125cc scooter, Suzuki Aveni, starting at Rs 86,700 (ex-showroom Delhi). The company plans to start retail of the model after mid-December.
"With the launch of Suzuki Avenis, our existing product range will be further enhanced. The model will connect the brand with young, tech-savvy customers. Our teams have worked hard to make this new product have the most advanced features catering to the needs of young consumers. " Suzuki Motorcycle India Managing Director Satoshi Uchida, told reporters during the online launch event.
He added that the company remains committed to introducing innovative and futuristic products that add value to the customer's overall driving experience.
The Suzuki Avenis comes with a complete sporty design with details like a motorcycle-inspired split grab rail, muffler cover, alloy wheels, and graphics.
Considering the demands of savvy Gen Z customers in today's tech world, the scooter console can be connected to both Android and iOS phones. The Race version of the scooter is priced at Rs 87,000.
Commenting on the business outlook, Suzuki Motorcycles Vice President Devashish Handa said the company is likely to achieve a little better in terms of sales this year if there is any improvement in supply chain problems.
"If the situation stays the same with the chip shortage, we should at least be able to match last year's sales numbers," he said.
The company sold 5.9 lakh units in 2020.