© 2014, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc.
From a press release
issued by Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.:
BREA, Calif. – With appealing style that recalls yesterday’s treasured
motorcycles, the Suzuki TU250X combines classic two-wheel design with
performance features today’s riders demand. Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.,
(SMAI) announces the release of the 2015 TU250X, arriving in Suzuki dealers
The 2015 Suzuki TU250X is a modern motorcycle wrapped in retro bike style. The
TU250X runs on chrome-plated spoke wheels, and the front wheel is stopped by a
hydraulic disc brake using a dual-piston caliper for consistent brake
The single-cylinder, 250cc air-cooled engine exposes its cooling fins for
old-school style, while modern performance is enhanced by the Suzuki Dual
Throttle Valve fuel-injection system and digital ignition. The engine is tuned
to deliver strong low-end torque and quick throttle response, while it lets
riders enjoy gas-sipping fuel economy. And the 3.2-gallon fuel tank means
riders will enjoy long road sessions with few stops for
fuel. The bike’s exhaust system is complete with a catalytic convertor to help
keep emissions low.
The TU250X is a good fit for many entry-level riders, with the long and
comfortable padded seat positioned low for a seat height of just 30.3 inches.
Veteran motorcyclists will enjoy the bike’s modern ride, along with timeless
features like the round headlight, sweptback and low-slung chrome exhaust,
polished crank side case and more.
A classic steel-tube frame and naked styling helps keep the TU’s curb weight
down to just 326 pounds. The 2015 Suzuki TU250X is available in a Metallic
Silver-and-Glass Black style, at a suggested retail price of $4,399.