Suzuki along with its Chinese partner Haojue is developing an entry-level, 160cc adventure motorcycle that appears to be the basis of the new V-Strom 160. At least that’s what can be inferred by the design of the motorcycle, after looking at the patent images that were leaked recently.
Designed by Suzuki’s Chinese partner, Haojue
Design hints towards a Suzuki V-Strom 160 in development
162cc, single cylinder engine makes 15hp and 14Nm
Suzuki V-Strom 160 design details
The motorcycle in the images seems to have borrowed design cues from Suzuki’s V-Strom 1050 that in turn is inspired by the legendary Suzuki DR Big motorcycle.
The prominent beak at the front looks like the big Suzuki V-Strom, while the vertically stacked headlamp is most likely going to be an all-LED unit. We expect the indicators and tail light to be LEDs too.
Above the headlamp, there is a large windscreen,…