Suzuki to export made in India motorcycle model Gixxer to Japan

SMIPL has already shipped the first consignment to the Japanese market.

The Dollar Business Bureau

Two wheeler manufacturer Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt Ltd (SMIPL) said on Wednesday that the company will export its made in India motorcycle Gixxer to Japan.

This is for the first time that a motorcycle manufactured by SMIPL is being shipped to the Japanese market where its parent firm Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC) is headquartered.

SMIPL has already shipped the first consignment to the Japanese market.

“The Gixxer model has already been exported to other countries such as Latin America and other surrounding countries. Exporting of ‘Made in India’ vehicles to Japanese market indicates the high benchmarks of quality established by the company and its increasing global role,” Satoshi Uchida, Managing Director, SMIPL said in a statement.

The export of Gixxer to Japan would also denote showcasing the cutting-edge technology and high quality norms within the competitive price range which have been set by SMIPL in India, Uchida said.

“We are confident that the Gixxer will be well accepted by Japanese consumers as well,” he added.

The Gixxer is a 155cc motorcycle from Suzuki with single cylinder, air cooled engine and a five-speed gearbox. 

The Dollar Business Bureau - Jan 19, 2017 12:00 IST
 
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