The original superbike Suzuki Hayabusa (Suzuki Hayabusa) is being introduced in a new avatar. Japanese bike manufacturer Suzuki has released a video teaser of the 2021 model of this bike, which gives a glimpse of the updated model. Hayabusa is quite popular among motorcycle lovers. The company can present this bike on February 5, which will see many changes.
This bike came into the limelight in India last time when John Abraham was shown driving this superbike in the Bollywood film Dhoom in the year 2004. The latest Bharat Stage VI (BS 6) criteria came into force from April 2020. At that time, the Suzuki Hayabusa bike was discontinued in the Indian market. Suzuki India was also successful in selling the remaining units of this motorcycle long before the new emission standard came into force. All units of the old model of this bike were sold by March 2020.
The Suzuki Hayabusa was discontinued worldwide due to stringent emission regulations, eventually returning to the bike. Several patent filings in 2020 suggest that Suzuki is working to bring back its most famous superbike in a new avatar, and the company has not disappointed.
The company’s new teaser shows that the twin analog clock of the bike’s instrument console has been updated. Now a small TFT panel has been given in the middle of the analog dial. Despite the update, the instrument console still looks like a fairly old-school bike.
Other updates to the new Hayabusa include a multi-engine power mode, a QuickShifter, and a new electronic suspension. It may also include a Comprehensive Electronics Suite, which includes an Inert Measurement Unit (IMU) that will power the cornering ABS and traction control system.
Let us tell you that the older model used to get 1,340 cc, liquid-cooled, inline 4-cylinder engine, which was known to churn out a peak torque of 197 bhp at 9,500 rpm and 155 Nm at 7,200 rpm. The old model accelerates from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in just 2.74 seconds and has a top speed of 299 kilometers per hour. This bike was introduced in the year 1999 and it was also the fastest production bike at the time. The updated version of this engine will be found in the new model, 5 February, when the bike is introduced, more information about it will be revealed.