Suzuki Motorcycle India Limited will export the Made-in-India Gixxer to Japan, the company said in a press release on Wednesday.
Suzuki Motorcycle India is a subsidiary of Suzuki Motor Corporation.
Suzuki said that the first consignment had already been shipped to Japan.
Commenting on the development, Satoshi Uchida, Managing Director, SMIPL said, “It is a very proud moment for all of us as we send off our Indian flagship motorcycle Gixxer to Japan. We are already exporting Gixxer to other countries like Latin America and some surrounding countries. The export of made in India vehicles to Japan denotes the high quality benchmarks established by SMIPL and its expanding global role.”
The Gixxer is powered by 155cc single cylinder air-cooled engine mated to a five-speed gearbox. The Japan variant will have fuel injection and a rear disc brake and will be available in both, monotone and dual tone colours.