Introduced by Suzuki last year, this year Suzuki officially launched the Suzuki GSX S1000 GT globally. This sport-touring motorcycle replaces the previous series; GSX S1000 F.
Even though it is included in the sport-touring motorcycle class, the Suzuki GSX S1000 GT is equipped with advanced features in the style of modern motorcycles.
Curious about the specifications of the Suzuki GSX S1000 GT and the price? check the following article.
By design, the GSX S1000 GT is a motorcycle that looks more aggressive and fierce. From the front, the body of the bike resembles a V shape, giving it an aggressive look. On the right and bottom left there are DRL lights or sharp position lights, as well as the main lights which are also LED and projector.
With firm and firm lines, the sporty impression feels thick in the side area or body fairing. The wings were just decoration, and the body looked slimmer. LED turn signal on the side of the body.
The large and high windshield at the top indicates that the Suzuki GSX S100P GT is a full-fairing cruiser or sport-touring motorcycle.
Using the handlebar Handlebar is quite high and wide which makes this motorsport handlebar more ergonomic. Additionally incorporates rubber to absorb vibrations for your comfort.
The instrument panel has a 6.5-inch TFT screen that can be connected to applications on your smartphone.
It has an instrument panel that can be configured in the day and night modes containing various information. The instrument panel uses a digital display with information about the tachometer, speedometer, fuel meter, clock, and various settings on the screen.
There are three driving modes (A, B, and C) to choose from, as well as traction control with five settings and a quick shifter that can be switched on and off. Coupled with Cruise Control that makes it easier for you to drive.
The rear is designed to follow the wind that has been split to the rear, with the LED stop lamp and turn signal adding a modern impression to this GSX S1000 GT motorcycle.
The Suzuki GSX S1000 GT uses an Upside Down (USD) suspension from Kayaba with a diameter of 42 mm and a preload adjustment for the front wheel area.
At the rear, there is an aluminum swingarm with a mono-shock suspension with preload and tension settings.
Cross-wheel style wheels with ring 17 tires at the front and 190/50 tires to ring 17 at the rear. Front brakes include two semi-floating discs accompanied by Brembo 4-piston radial calipers. Nissin disc brakes with 1-piston calipers are used at the rear.
As a sport touring motorcycle, it uses a 4-stroke engine with a capacity of 999cc, 4-cylinder DOHC 16 valves, full injection, and liquid-cooled. Suzuki GSX S1000 GT can be accelerated from 0 – 200 Meters in just 6.64 seconds. Wow!
The 4-cylinder engine is capable of producing up to 112kW (152 HP) / 11,000 RPM. Tough enough for the Motor Sport Touring class.
110kW (150PS) / 10,000rpm
112kW (152PS) / 11,000rpm
Previous vs. New
In terms of price, the Suzuki GSX S1000 GT is priced at around 19,090 US dollars.
DISPLACEMENT: 999cc ENGINE: In-line four-cylinder, liquid-cooled, DOHC TRANSMISSION: 6-Speed constant mesh with back-torque-limiting clutch FRONT SUSPENSION: 43mm KYB inverted forks with adjustable compression, rebound and spring preload REAR SUSPENSION: Link type, KYB shock with adjustable rebound damping and spring preload FRONT BRAKES: Brembo Monobloc Radial-mount 4-piston calipers, dual 310mm floating discs with ABS REAR BRAKES: Nissin single-piston caliper, 220mm disc with ABS LENGTH: 2140mm WIDTH: 825mm HEIGHT: 1215mm WHEELBASE: 1460mm SEAT HEIGHT: 810mm FUEL CAPACITY: 19.0L WET WEIGHT: 226Kg WARRANTY: 3 Year Unlimited Kilometre (2 Year Std + 1 Year Bonus) MODEL CODE: GSX-S1000GTM2
From the design, this bike deserves a lot of appreciation, because the changes are very positive and much liked by many world-class reviewers. There are also improvements in terms of performance compared to the previous version. With a price of around 19,090 US dollars, of course, this bike is very worthy to be considered as the best sport-tourer bike today.