AltRider Press Release: Superb versatility and notorious reliability have made Suzuki’s popular V-Strom a mainstay in adventure touring motorcycles since its introduction in 2002. Adventure touring motorcycle outfitter AltRider is adding luggage racks to their roster of accessories for the Suzuki V-Strom 650 and 1000. The new AltRider luggage racks utilize the high-quality materials and [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Two Brothers Racing Press Release: “The Suzuki DL650 V-Strom combines the minimalist appeal of a naked street fighter with the supreme usability of Suzuki’s rider friendly, low-maintenance 650cc twin engine that first saw service on the SV650 introduced in 1999. The end result is a bike that’s all about riding. You can take your riding [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Four Affordable Motorcycles For City Commuting and Cross-Country Adventure BMW F700GS vs. Honda NC700X DCT ABS vs. Kawasaki Versys vs. Suzuki V-Strom 650 ABS.
Photographer : Jeff Allen
No doubt the all-new Honda NC700X is a great motorcycle, but it wasn’t long after the moto-press began throwing around terms like “revolutionary” and “game-changer” and “make mine red” before cooler heads (our readers) began to question the bike’s claim to unique fame. Dual-clutch transmission? It’s a fancy automatic; seen it. Built-in storage? Meh, the [...]Read Full Post | Comments(13)
The Affordable Adventure One-Bike-Solution – Comparison Test Video BMW F700GS vs. Honda NC700X DCT ABS vs. Kawasaki Versys vs. Suzuki V-Strom 650 ABS.
When Suzuki returned to the U.S. market in 2011 after a one-year hiatus with a small but strong model line, the V-Strom 650 ABS was once again among its best sellers. So, it’s no surprise that this asphalt-oriented, middleweight V-Twin adventure-tourer has been updated and improved for 2012. Suzuki’s market research shows that 97 percent [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
2012 Suzuki V-Strom 650 ABS – First Look Suzuki strikes again, with a new V-Strom 650 ABS adventure bike.
BMW may have been first to rediscover the “adventure bike” in the modern era, but Suzuki was right there in 2002 with the V-Strom 1000, which it followed up with the 650 a year later. For 2012, here it comes again with a highly restyled version of the popular 650, complete with a more powerful [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)