2009 Suzuki V-Strom 650

2009 Suzuki V-Strom 650
MSRP $6,999

If you’re looking for adventure, here’s the machine to help you find it the V Strom 650. It combines the versatile performance of the V Strom 1000 with exciting middleweight agility. With its height adjustable aerodynamic windshield and spacious riding position, the V Strom 650 is designed for smooth, comfortable performance on the highway. In addition, it has an extra-large fuel tank for extended riding.

ModelV-Strom 650
Engine TypeV Twin
Engine Displacement645cc
Bore Stroke81.0mm x 62.6mm
Compression Ratio11.5 : 1
Fuel SystemFuel injection
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission6 speed
Final DriveD.I.D 525V8, 118 links
Rake Trailna
Seat Height32.3 in.
Wheelbase61.2 in.
Front SuspensionTelescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Rear SuspensionLink type, coil spring, oil damped
Front BrakeTwin disc
Rear BrakeDisc
Front Tire110/80-19
Rear Tire150/70-17
Fuel Capacity5.8 gal.
Dry Weight478 lbs. (Curb Weight)

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.