Hyosung has launched two new motorcycles, one cruiser and other fully-faired.
Hyosung has launched the Aquila Pro 650 cruiser and a fully faired GT250R in India. The Korean manufacturer has launched these bikes under the new parent, Motoroyale. Hyosung along with F.B Mondial, SWM, MV Agusta and Norton Motorcycles are the five brands under Motoroyale.
The Aquila Pro 650 is powered by a 647cc water-cooled, 90-degree, V-twin engine which is mated to a 5-speed gearbox that produces 75 BHP and 62 Nm of peak torque. Powering the Hyosung GT250R is a 249cc oil-cooled, V-twin engine that churns out 28 BHP and 22 Nm of torque. There is a 5-speed gearbox on this sports bike.
Both the bikes share 43 mm USD fork at the front. At the rear, the Aquila Pro 650 gets a hydraulic double shock, whereas the GT250R comes equipped with a monoshock with adjustable pre-load. In the braking department, there is a 300 mm twin disc at the front of both the bikes. There are 230 mm and 270 mm disc at the rear of GT250R and Aquila Pro 650 respectively. Dual-channel ABS is standard on both the bikes.
The cruiser gets 18-inch front and 17-inch rear wheels while the GT250R comes with 17-inch wheels on either end. The ground clearance on both the motorcycles is 160 mm. The GT250R comes with a 17-litre fuel tank and weighs at 188 kg. The cruiser which has got larger displacement engine gets a smaller 16-litre fuel tank which is weird and the bike weighs around 240 kg. Hyosung has priced the Aquila Pro 650 at Rs. 5.55 lakhs and GT250R is sold at Rs. 3.39 lakhs (Ex-showroom).
2018 Hyosung Aquila Pro 650
– Cruiser gets a smaller fuel tank than the sports bike
– Dual-channel ABS is standard on both the bikes
– The Aquila Pro 650 is priced at Rs. 5.55 lakhs and GT250R is sold for 3.39 lakhs