2016 Suzuki RM-Z450 Dirt Bike

2016 Suzuki RM-Z450 Dirt Bike
MSRP $8,749

The 2016 Suzuki RM-Z450 model comes with a 449cc four-stroke engine, featuring Suzuki fuel injection designed especially for motocross use that has progressive throttle linkage that makes for efficient power delivery. Racers can choose from different fuel couplers included with the bike to easily tune the system’s fuel mapping trackside, no tools needed. The Suzuki Holeshot Assist Control system (S-HAC) lets the rider choose one of three modes to help launch from the starting gate and earn the holeshot on the Suzuki RM-Z450. The unique modes deliver specific performance depending on the rider’s skill and the gate conditions. Check out the 2016 450 Motocross Shootout to see how the 2016 Suzuki RM-Z450 compared to the other dirt bikes and see if it changes your mind on where it placed in the shootout.

2016 Suzuki RM-Z450

2016 Suzuki RM-Z450

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Engine TypeFour-stroke, single cylinder, DOHC
Engine Displacement449cc
Bore Stroke96 mm x 62.1 mm
Compression Ratio12.5:1
Fuel SystemFuel Injection
IgnitionElectronic Ignition (CDI)
Starting SystemPrimary kick
TransmissionFive-speed constant mesh
Final DriveChain
Rake Trail
Seat Height37.6 in.
Wheelbase58.9 in.
Front SuspensionInverted telescopic, air spring, oil damped
Rear SuspensionLink type, coil spring, oil damped
Front BrakeDisc brake, single rotor
Rear BrakeDisc brake, single rotor
Front Tire80/100-21 51M, tube type
Rear Tire110/90-19 62M, tube type
Fuel Capacity1.6 gal.
Dry Weight247 lbs. (Wet)

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Ride Engineering 2015 RM-Z450 Project

Ride Engineering’s 2015 RM-Z450 Project Bike

Ride Engineering has put together this video to show the upgrades it made to the 2015 Suzuki RM-Z450.