2006 Suzuki V-Strom 650

2006 Suzuki V-Strom 650
MSRP $6,699

The Suzuki V-Strom 650 has a 60.6 inch wheelbase and a seat height of 32.3 inches for great handling. There is a 6.5 inch ground clearance and weighs in at 418 pounds.

ModelV-Strom 650
Engine TypeTwin-cylinder 4-stroke
Engine Displacement645cc
Bore Stroke81 x 62.6mm
CoolingLiquid cooled
Compression Ratio11.5:1
Fuel SystemMikuni/Denso fuel injection
IgnitionDigital transistorized
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionSix-speed, constant mesh
Final DriveChain
Rake Trail26°/110mm
Seat Height32.3 in.
Wheelbase60.6 in.
Front Suspension5.9 in.
Rear Suspension5.9 in.
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDisc
Front Tire110/80-19
Rear Tire150/70-17
Fuel Capacity5.8 gal.
Dry Weight418 lbs.

2013 650 Twins Shootout

2013 650 Twins Shootout

We pit the 2013 Honda NC700X vs. the 2013 Suzuki V-Strom vs. the 2013 Kawasaki Versys to see which utilitarian middleweight motorcycle has the upper hand in our 2013 650 Twins Shootout.