Flagman range Suzuki, sport bike Suzuki GSX-R1000 has been radically updated for the last year. Modernization touched virtually every node of the motorcycle. First of all, seriously reworked engine - modified form of pistons, a new injection system, new titanium valves, new exhaust system, clutch slip and, more importantly - now one horseman can choose from three settings, engine, the most appropriate road conditions, using a special switch on the handlebars The chassis of the motorcycle GSXR 1000 has not escaped the changes, which affected primarily the frame - it has become much easier and the old rigidity not only survived, but even increased.
It also has changed and the front fork - new feathers provide even greater rigidity to twist, the course forks increased, but the most significant change was that now suspension settings "responsible" electronics and in addition to the traditional set of adjustments rider can now choose from Three configurations settings that best matches his style of driving, using an electronic switch.
There have been updated and motorcycle brakes, which once considered a benchmark in its class, and now they provide a more intense slowdown. All of these innovations and changes allowed once again raise the bar on inaccessible to competitors height, which was confirmed by numerous victories in the competitions of different levels. More specs and user manual of Suzuki GSXR 1000 you can see in next overview.
Suzuki GSX-R 1000 specifications
Model: Suzuki GSXR 1000
Engine and transmission
Displacement: 998cc (60.90 cubic inches)
Engine type: In-line four
Bore x stroke: 73x59mm
Fuel system: Injection
Valves per cylinder: 4
Fuel control: DOHC
Cooling system: Liquid
final drive: Chain
Dry weight: 168 kg (370.4 pounds)
Seat height: 830mm
Overall height: 1135mm
Overall length: 2045mm
Overall width: 715mm
Chassis and dimensions
Front suspension: Inverted telescopic, coil spring, fully adjustable spring preload, compression and rebound damping
Rear suspension: Link type, gas/oil-damped, fully adjustable spring preload.
Front tyre dimensions: 120/70-ZR17
Rear tyre dimensions: 190/50-ZR17
Front brakes: Double disc
Rear brakes: Single disc
Fuel capacity: 18 litres (4.76 gallons)