The adventure doesn’t really begin, they say, until something goes wrong. When we combine adventure bikes with guys that have seen too many BMW commercials, this inevitably entails picking adventure bikes back up from the dusty trail (or in my case, having them extracted by helicopter). Suddenly, it’s very clear why weight matters. One solution [...]Read Full Post | Comments(13)
2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 ABS – First Ride Back in Beak: Suzuki’s reimagined V-Strom is for riders for whom every day is an adventure.
Kenny Noyes Racing Press Release: American Kenny Noyes (Speed Racing Suzuki GSX-R 1000) ended the 2013 season with two third places in Jerez before 18,000 Spanish fans. The Spanish CEV 1000cc Extreme title went to Ducati’s Xavier Fores, second in both races, with Carmelo Morales (Kawasaki) taking the runner-up spot and Ivan Silva (BMW) finishing [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Kenny Noyes Press Release: American Kenny Noyes, after four years riding 600cc Moto2 machines, returned to the Spanish 1000cc Extreme Stock class and took a strong fourth place in his first ride on the Speed Racing Suzuki GSX-R. Kenny started from the second row and scrapped briefly with eventual winner Ivan Silva (BMW) but had [...]Read Full Post | Comments(1)
We saw it happen in cars, and then, we saw it in motorcycles. More power needs a bigger engine, which needs bigger brakes, a stronger, heavier chassis, and a bigger gas tank. Finally, you can hardly steer the monster; it’s become a power station on wheels. Smoky burnouts are its best feature. Can we please [...]Read Full Post | Comments(11)
2014 Suzuki Burgman 200 ABS – First Look An entry-level scooter equipped with big-bike luxury features.
Suzuki has completed its scooter trinity: Burgman 650 ABS, Burgman 400 ABS and, now, coming to the US next spring as a 2014 model, the Burgman 200 ABS. Mirroring the swoopy, full-wrap styling and neutral body color of its larger siblings, the smallest of the three Burgmans is powered by a liquid-cooled, fuel-injected, four-valve, 200cc [...]Read Full Post | Comments(1)
Years sold: 2005-2006 MSRP new: $10,849 (2005) to $10,999 (2006) Blue Book retail value: $5480 (2005) to $6400 (2006) Basic specs: A dohc, 999cc, inline-Four with a fuel-injection system that features dual throttle valves and two injectors per cylinder. This engine propels one of the most potent sportbikes of its generation, with track-worthy suspension, brakes [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
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Orlando, Florida—Thirty-three miles is by no means a long ride, but for media invited to the inaugural AIMExpo for the launch of the 2013 Suzuki GW250, that distance was just enough to gather early impressions about this new entry-level streetbike. Launched last year but arriving only now at U.S. dealers, the liquid-cooled 248cc parallel-twin is [...]Read Full Post | Comments(14)
2014 Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa 50th Anniversary Edition – First Look Two-tone paint differentiates anniversary model from standard ’Busa.
Suzuki unveiled a second limited-edition big-bore sportbike last week at the inaugural American International Motorcycle Expo in Orlando, Florida. The GSX1300R Hayabusa 50th Anniversary Edition joins the previously announced GSX-R1000 Special Edition in Suzuki’s 2014 model lineup. Intended as further celebration of Suzuki’s five decades in the U.S. market, the anniversary Hayabusa is only available [...]Read Full Post | Comments(6)
Yoshimura Press Release: Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing’s James Stewart celebrated his latest excursion to Las Vegas in spectacularly winning style. In his first-ever attempt at the prominent, stand-alone Monster Energy Cup Championship, Stewart raced his Yoshimura Suzuki RM-Z450 to two out of three Supercross main event victories to take the overall win and the $100,000 [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Ten Reasons To Buy A 2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 ABS Milan motorcycle show is an experience like none other.
adobe photoshop cs6 trial download Like what you see? We do, too. While we wait for Suzuki to announce a suggested retail price for its new-for-2014 V-Strom 1000 ABS, here are 10 reasons to be the first person on your block to put down a deposit on one. 1. Larger, more powerful engine: Redesigned, liquid-cooled, [...]Read Full Post | Comments(41)