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16 January 2013

DSK-Hyosung launches the new GT650R and Aquila Pro

Updates the GT650R, rolls out the all-new 650cc Aquila sports cruiser

Amaan Ahmed
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Ever since DSK teamed up with Hyosung in India, the company has widened its product portfolio, opened new dealerships and all this activity has seen the brand register decent sales across the country.

Now, DSK-Hyosung has introduced a cosmetically-enhanced GT650R, along with its newest product, the Aquila Pro 650 sports cruiser. The Aquila is powered by a 647cc V-Twin that produces 74bhp and 62.1Nm of torque, mated to a five-speed manual gearbox, and boasts of a claimed top speed of 195kph. The GT650R gets a new two-tone paint job, and while the tech specs remain largely the same, the engine has been tweaked to ensure smoother power delivery.

Sharing his thoughts at the launch of the super bikes, Mr. Shirish Kulkarni, Managing Director, DSK Hyosung said, "We are very passionate about promoting superbiking culture in India by introducing niche products for our valuable customers and superbiking fraternity as a whole. Aquila Pro as our campaign says ‘soul of a cruiser, heart of a racer’ is one of the best looking cruisers I have ever seen. It is basically about fun and the sheer joy of riding. When it comes to the newly launched GT650R - 2013 its sheer racing style is going to the win the hearts of lovers of super sports bike in India".

To be available across all DSK-Hyosung dealerships in India starting today, the new Aquila can be yours for Rs 4.99 lakh, while the updated GT650R will cost Rs 4.79 lakh (all prices ex-showroom, Delhi).

Like the updated GT650R? Or does the Aquila Pro look too tempting with all that chrome?

Tags: aquila, aquila pro, gt650 r, hyosung, dsk, dsk hyosung

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