Check the comparison between Honda CB Unicorn 160 vs Suzuki Gixxer bike here. The recently launched Honda CB Unicorn 160 is a famous bike compared a lot with the another famous new launched giant – Suzuki Gixxer before purchasing. The motorcycle – Honda CB Unicorn 160, doesn’t replace the Trigger or the nearly 10 year old Unicorn.
This is a powerful rival against the Suzuki Gixxer, Yamaha FZ Fi version 2.0 and the TVS Apache RTR 160. Lets check which is better in engine, mileage, power, performance, safety and stability. Gixxer gets the best looking tail pipe as well as instrument cluster. Unicorn has the added advantage of highest capacity engine and torque output, in addition to the Combi-Braking.
Engine, Performance and Mileage
Honda CB Unicorn 160 powered by 162.71 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled 4-stroke SI engine. Honda used Honda Eco Technology (HET) for more power and efficiency. The engine can churns out 14.5 BHP @ 8000 rpm power and 14.61 NM @ 6000 rpm torque. Engine mated to 5-speed gears transmission. 106 kmph is the top speed of Honda CB Unicorn 160. It can return 62 kmpl mileage on ride.
Suzuki Gixxer 155 commuter powered by 4-Stroke, 1-cylinder, SOHC 155 cc engine. This is said to be the best affordable and available 150cc bike in this segment. The engine can churns out 14.8PS power at 8,000 rpm. Maximum torque produced is of 14Nm at 6,000rpm on ride. It is mated with five speed manual gears transmission. 63.2 kmpl is the claimed mileage of Suzuki Gixxer 155.
Safety and Comfort Features
Your safety is well assured in Honda CB Unicorn 160 with 240mm Disc brake in front and 130mm Drum brake at rear. Suspension offered is Telescopic Forks Front Suspension and Spring Loaded Hydraulic Type (Monoshock) suspension at rear. There is Ground Clearance of 150 mm and Wheelbase of 1324 mm.
Suzuki Gixxer 155 gets good suspension and braking option. The bike gets Telescopic suspension in front and Monoshock suspension at rear. Brakes used are Disc in front and drum brakes at the rear. The light, rigid frame and technology ensures best class performance and comfortable riding on roads. It has 12 litres fuel tank capacity and 135kg kerb weight.
Honda CB Unicorn 160 vs Suzuki Gixxer Specifications
|SPECIFICATIONS||Honda CB Unicorn 160||Suzuki Gixxer|
|Starting option||Kick/electric start||Kick/electric start|
|Fuel tank capacity||12l||12l|
|Suspension (Front )||Telescopic||Telescopic|
|Front brake||240mm disc||240mm disc|
|Rear brake||130mm drum||130mm drum|
|Front wheel / tyre||80/100-17||100/80-17|
|Rear wheel / tyre||110/80-17||140/60-R17|
|Price (Ex-showroom-Delhi)||Rs 74,414||Rs 72,199|