Suzuki has announced pricing for its new V-Strom 650 and new V-Strom 1000, as well as confirming pricing for the XT variants of both its adventure-touring machines.

Suzuki’s ever-popular V-Strom 650 will come with an RRP of £7,399 when the new bike arrives in March, while the more off-road-ready V-Strom 650XT (above) will be available for £7,899.

Advert
Advert

One of the best-sellers in the Suzuki range, the new V-Strom 650 gets a heavily updated version of Suzuki’s proven 645cc V-twin, with new pistons, exhaust camshaft, and fuel injection system, and makes both more power and torque than the previous generation machine. There’s also a new exhaust, plus the addition of traction control and Suzuki’s easy-start and low-rpm assist functions.

The XT variant comes with a more off-road focus and features wire-spoke wheels, hand guards, and lower cowling around the engine. Both models are wrapped in all-new bodywork and get Suzuki’s integrated luggage design.

Advert
Advert

Suzuki’s V-Strom 1000 is also comprehensively updated for 2017, it gets cornering ABS as well as Suzuki’s easy-start system and the low-rpm assist function, all wrapped in brand new bodywork. Pricing for the range-topping adventure machine has been confirmed at £9,499, while the XT version gets wire-spoke wheels and tapered handlebars and an RRP of £9,999.

The V-Strom 650, V-Strom 650XT, V-Strom 1000, and V-Strom 1000XT are due in Suzuki dealerships nationwide in late March.

Advert
Advert

Tony Carter

Does this get you revved up? Tell us why...


Bikes for sale


Subscribe to MoreBikes Newspaper

Get MoreBikes delivered through your letterbox every month. 12 issues for £15. Click here for more information.


Get MoreBikes.co.uk Updates

Enter your e-mail address below and you will receive biking news straight into your inbox...



You can unsubscribe at any time.