SYM Maxsym 400i Review
The rise in competition among different manufacturers has led to the introduction of various models covering a wide range of requirement of the customer starting from daily commuting to luxury edition of touring motorcycles. Currently, Maxsym 400i is available in a single variant with a 400cc engine and this unique design motorcycle with the latest technology for engine and transmission system, SYM has introduced a special design seats and improvised body dynamics for efficient performance. The uniqueness in styling and high performance of this motorcycle offer tough competition for luxury motorcycles from manufacturers like Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki.
It is a special design two-wheeler made to perform like a sports bike with the comfort of a matic motorcycle. Here, the rider seat is provided with lumbar support and backrest is provided for the pillion rider for comfortable and pleasant experience for long rides. The bold design twin headlights with clear lens and daytime running lights and the dual type tail lamp highlight the classic styling of the vehicle. The dimensions of the vehicle include 2700mm X 805mm X 1400mm (Length X Width X Height) weight of the body is uniformly distributed over wheelbase 1570mm giving better stability during high-speed riding.
Engine, Economy & Performance
This super luxury matic motorcycle features 399cc single cylinder four stroke engine with liquid cooling fitted at the centre and drive connected to rear wheels through CVT transmission. Being a high capacity engine located at the center portion, unlike bikes where smooth flow of air is directed onto the engine, here the effective cooling of the engine is assured with liquid cooling system. The super powered engine can accelerate the vehicle at a brisk pace and can reach a top speed of 128kmph in straight road conditions. The fuel economy of around 30kmpl can be expected in city conditions and in constant speed riding such as in highway, one can expect around 35kmpl in average.
The ride quality of the motorcycle is enhanced with comfortable seating and the handlebar with fine hand grip encourage for good posture of the rider for long rides. The best of road grip is assured with the tyre of rating 120/70 R15 for front and 160/60 R14 for the rear tyre and special design of buttons on tyres gets better road grip on wet surfaces and while riding on sharp turns in city roads. The wide seat with backrest for the pillion passenger and the rider assures best of comfort for the long journey on the highway.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous
The safety of the rider, the passenger is enhanced with strong suspension system with telescopic shock absorbers at the front and swing arm type mono shock absorber at the rear. The special alloy wheels fitted with disc brakes at the front and drum brakes at the rear for effective braking and stopping of the vehicle. The beautifully designed headlight provide perfect visibility in the dark and the special design of tail lamps catches the faster attention of the following vehicles and allows for safe riding on the highway and foggy conditions.
This is a stylish motorcycle redefining the standards with a perfect blend of high capacity performance engine and superior ride quality and makes a worthy selection as a motorcycle for touring.