Year’s Day passed since Suzuki introduced the study of 1000cc V-Strom. The production version of the bike is now ready to go to market, and the Japanese have decided to share with us some technical information not we were ready for the premiere, which we probably expected next month.
New Suzuki V-Strom 1000 is a half-breed adventure tourer motorcycle and who is coming to the market. This should happen after one of the great motorcycle showrooms that are scheduled for this fall. To start novelties which we look familiar charge is refined engine borrowed from the model TL1000. The twin for capacity 1,037 cc thanks to the cylinder bore which now amounts to 100 mm develops 99 hp and 103 Nm of torque is available at 4,000 r / min.
But it is not only larger bore news on the aforementioned engine. There are also new pistons, connecting rods, cylinders, cylinder heads, crankshaft and new fridge, and Suzuki was there threw a new clutch. All this has resulted in more power and better control and at low revs. What attracts us most attention is the claim that such a driven V-Strom 1000 has slightly more than 4.7 l/100 km despite the weight of 228 kg, and with a full tank can exceed 420 km.