2013 Suzuki V-Strom 650 ABS

2013 Suzuki V-Strom 650 ABS
MSRP $8,499

The Suzuki V-Strom 650 features the ABS which is compact and light, and monitors speed with traction for the best possible stopping power. The engine is powered with a 645cc V-Twin, has a Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve (SDTV) and a fuel injection system. For easy cold starts and stable idle, Suzuki came up with the Throttle-body Integrated Idle Speed Control.

ModelV-Strom 650 ABS
Engine Type4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, 90-degree V-Twin
Engine Displacement645cc
Bore Stroke81.0 mm x 62.6 mm
Compression Ratio11.2:1
Fuel SystemSuzuki Fuel Injection
IgnitionElectronic ignition (Transistorized)
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission6-speed, constant mesh
Final DriveChain, DID525V8, 118 links
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height32.9 in.
Wheelbase61.4 in.
Front SuspensionTelescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Rear SuspensionLink type, coil spring, oil damped
Front BrakeDisc, twin
Rear BrakeDisc
Front Tire110/80-19
Rear Tire150/70-17
Fuel Capacity5.3 gal.
Dry Weight472 lbs. (Wet)

2012 650 Adventure Touring Shootout

2012 650 Adventure Touring Shootout

MotoUSA tests a trio of 650cc Adventure Touring motorcycles to see how these smaller displacement rides stack up for exploration on and off the pavement.