Launched at the Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) in Jakarta, Indonesia is the 2018 Suzuki GSX150 Bandit, with the order book opening in the third week of August for the Indonesian market. According to spokespersons from Indonesian Suzuki distributor PT SIS, no official price has been set for the GSX150 as yet.

Designed to be a daily rider to cater for the specific needs of the Indonesia market, the GSX150 comes with a single-piece seat and more relaxed riding position. It’s target market is young professionals who require high mobility.

The baby Bandit carries a single-cylinder, liquid-cooled 147.3 cc mill, mated to a six-speed gearbox. Power output is claimed to be 18.9 hp and torque is rated at 14 Nm, with fuelling by EFI.

The sub-frame on the GSX150 Bandit id different from its sportier sibling, the GSX-S150, to accommodate the single-piece seat that places the rider lower to the ground, at 785 mm. Tank capacity is 11-litres of fuel and inside the cockpit a full LCD instrument panel can be found.

Suzuki claims the weight of the GSX150 is 135 kg and braking is done with single hydraulic disc front and rear while suspension uses a telescopic fork in front and a monoshock at the back. There are four colour choices for the 2018 Suzuki GSX150 – Metallic Matte Titanium Silver, Brilliant White / Aura Yellow, Stronger Red / Titanium Black dan Titanium Black.