Suzuki Motorcycle India introduced the Combined Braking System (CBS) on the drum brake version of Access 125 scooter. The Suzuki Access 125 CBS on the drum brake version is priced at an ex-showroom (Delhi) of ₹56,667. The new CBS systems costs Rs 500 more than the non- CBS system.
The newly introduced CBS system is now a standard feature on the scooter in compliance with the upcoming safety norms. As per new regulations mandated by government necessitates CBS on all two-wheelers below 125 cc and ABS for everything with a larger displacement. The deadline for the new norms is March 31, 2019.
“It gives us immense pleasure to introduce the CBS equipped Access125 drum brake variant. Suzuki Motorcycle is committed to improving and innovating its products for better riding experience and introduction of CBS to Access125 drum variant is a step further to fulfilling this promise. Suzuki now has standardized its complete range of scooters with this safety feature. We are confident that with the new enhancements, we will be able further add to the riding experience provided by our products,” Suzuki Motorcycle India – Vice President, Sales, Marketing & After-Sales, Devashish Handa commented.
The newly added feature will enable the riders to operate the front and rear brakes by only pressing left brake lever. It reduces the braking distance maintaining the good balance between front and rear brake forces. Apart from the new braking system the Access remains the same with no changes to the styling or powertrain. The 124 cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine tuned for 8.5 bhp and 10.2 Nm of peak torque remains the same.