Tuesday, November 29, 2011

2012 Suzuki V-Strom 650 ABS Review

2012 Suzuki V-Strom 650 ABS Review
Performance. The V-Strom 650 ABS. Time for real adventures.
For 2012, Suzuki is introducing the new and improved V-Strom 650 ABS. 2012 Suzuki V-Strom 650 ABS Features and Benefits
Key Features
The sporty, dynamic front fairing houses compact dual multi-reflector headlight delivering superb light distribution.
LCD readouts include odometer, dual trip meter, gear position, coolant and ambient temperature, average fuel consumption, fuel gauge and clock.
Efficient engine designs deliver high mileage and class-leading riding range.
A high-speed 32-bit ECU controls Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve (SDTV) system, contributing to enhanced low-to-mid rpm range torque, a linear throttle response and lower emissions.
Suzuki-developed and patented Throttle-body Integrated Idle Speed Control (TI-ISC) contributes to easy cold starting, stable idle and lower emissions.
Lightweight and rigid twin-spar aluminum-alloy frame and swingarm contribute to smooth handling performance and well-poised running at high-speeds.
Front dual 310mm-disc brakes and rear 260mm-disc brake deliver smooth, controllable stopping power. Expansion-resistant high-pressure brake hose enhances the responsive brake feel. /
The V-Strom 650 Antilock Brake System (ABS)* unit features a lightweight, compact design. Engine Features
645cc V-Twin engine features broad torque delivery, signature V-Twin power pulses and sporty quick-revving high rpm range power surges for full-range riding enjoyment.

The V-Strom 650 ABS fuel injection system uses fine-atomization 10-hole fuel injectors for high combustion efficiency.

A high-speed 32-bit ECU controls Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve (SDTV) system, contributing to enhanced low-to-mid rpm range torque, a linear throttle response and lower emissions. Transmission Features


The V-Strom 650 ABS features spring-preload-adjustable 43mm-stanchion-tube front forks and link-type rear suspension with rebound stepless damping adjuster as well as a spring preload adjuster.

19-inch front and 17-inch rear radial tires specifically designed for the V-Strom 650 ABS.

Front dual 310mm-disc brakes and rear 260mm-disc brake deliver smooth, controllable stopping power.

Antilock Brake System (ABS)* unit features a lightweight, compact design.

The V-Strom 650 ABS features a comfortable riding position, thanks to its well-shaped seat.