Tuesday, November 29, 2011

2012 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Adventure Review

2012 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Adventure Review
Choose your own adventure. 2012 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Adventure Key Features
2012 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Adventure Features and Benefits
Engine Features
996cc Liquid-cooled, Suzuki fuel-injected, 90-degree V-twin engine with four valves per cylinder, dual-overhead cams and oil provides exceptional low-end and mid-range torque for exhilarating performance.

Advanced digital engine management system featuring Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve (SDTV), delivers optimum combustion efficiency for linear response, fuel economy and superior low-end torque along with low emissions.

Semi-gear driven valve system simplifies maintenance and minimizes cam sprocket size and engine height for optimum engine placement.

Lightweight shim-under-bucket valve system operates 36mm intake and 33mm exhaust valves, with valve timing designed to enhance low-RPM power.

High-mounted stainless steel exhaust system with aluminum mufflers are tuned to enhance engine torque. Transmission Features
Chassis Features


Rugged seat cover material enhances comfort and durability.

Lightweight cast aluminum wheels with DualSport-style tires for optimum traction.

Large 5.8 gallon fuel tank for long-range operation.