The Adventure in your Mind
The 2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 (DL1000) is dedicated to the spirit of freedom and adventure, built with a bold vision to move ahead, beyond the constraints o two-wheeled convention. Powered by a sophisticated V-Twin engine, the V-Strom 1000 is sized and fully equipped for touring comfort, yet is also compact and light enough for a sporty handling performance. It’s the perfect partner in a life of big adventure.
996cm3, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 90-degree V-Twin engine provides strong and accessible power throughout the rpm range for exhilarating performance.
Cylinder heads, short crankshaft and staggered transmission shafts with light and compact design.
Long-travel front and rear suspension delivers comfortable ride over a wide range of surface conditions. Well-damped suspension provides superb feedback for sporty riding.
Advanced digital engine management system featuring Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve (SDTV), delivers optimum combustion efficiency for linear response, fuel economy and superior low-end torque along with low emissions.
Auto Fast Idling System (AFIS) brings smooth starting operation.
Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Material (SCEM) cylinder for durability, weight reduction and superior heat transfer.
Broadly spread gear ratios yield sparkling low-range acceleration and effortless high-speed cruising.
Dual floating front disc and single rear disc brakes provide strong stopping power.
Suzuki Pulsed-secondary AIR-injection (PAIR) system and catalyzer are both effectively keep emissions low.
Upright, relaxed riding position, well-padded seat and aerodynamic fairing yield all-day-comfort.
Twin-spar aluminum-alloy frame and swingarm provide smooth handling with balanced rigidity.
Easy-to-read instrument cluster includes a dual trip meters, coolant temperature gauge, fuel gauge and LED indicator lamps.
2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Specifications
Pearl Nebular Black / Pearl Mira Red (HUZ)
Pearl Nebular Black (YAY)
Engine type: 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 2 cylinders, 90º V-Twin
Engine displacement: 996 cm3 (60.8 cu. in)
Bore x Stroke: 98.0 mm x 66.0 mm
Compression ratio: 11.3: 1
Power: 98 CV
Transmission: 6-speed constant mesh
Ignition type: Electronic ignition (transistorized)
Overal length: 2295 mm (90.4 in)
Overal width: 910 mm (35.8 in)
Overal height: 1395 mm (54.9 in)
Wheelbase: 1535 mm (60.4 in)
Ground clearance: 165 mm (6.5 in)
Seat height: 840 mm (33.1 in)
Suspension front: Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Suspension rear: Link type, coil spring, oil damped
Brake front: Disc, twin
Brake rear: Disc
Tire front: 110/80R19M/C 59H, tubeless
Tire rear: 150/70R17M/C 69H, tubeless
Fuel tank: 22.0 L (5.8 US gal)
Curb mass: 236 kg (520 lbs)
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