Start a New Search

Looking for a specific make, model or year of motorcycle, and how it compares to the competition? Looking to design your own? Use our Bike Finder, below, to get everything you need.

2009 Suzuki GZ 250

User Rating Motorcycle.com 83 of 105
2009 Cruiser

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
2009 Suzuki GZ 250

2009 Suzuki GZ 250 pictures, prices, information, and specifications. Below is the information on the 2009 Suzuki GZ 250. If you would like to get a quote on a new 2009 Suzuki GZ 250 use our Build Your Own tool, or Compare this bike to other Cruiser motorcycles.

2009 Suzuki GZ 250 Specifications

Motorcycle Insurance:

Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $3,799.00
Dealers Suzuki Dealers
Warranty  12
Insurance
Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  2
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  72 / 2.84
Stroke (mm/in)  61.2 / 2.41
Displacement (cc/ci)  249 / 15.2
Compression Ratio  9.0:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Carburetion Brand  Mikuni
Fuel Injector  No
Carburetor  Yes
Number Of Carburetors  1
Carburetor Size (mm)  32
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Steel
Tube / Tubeless  Tubed
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  110
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  90
Front Tire Speed Rating  59P
Front Wheel Diameter  16
Rear Tire Width  130
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  90
Rear Tire Speed Rating  66P
Rear Wheel Diameter  15
Front Tire (Full Spec)  110/90 R16 59P
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  130/90 R15 66P
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Drum
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.08
Width (in/mm)  32.1 / 815
Height (in/mm)  42.9 / 1090
Wheelbase (in/mm)  57.1 / 1450
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  4.9 / 125
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  1
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  331 / 150
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.4 / 13
Performance  Standard
Seats:  
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.8 / 706.1
Number Of Seats  2
Detachable Passenger Seat  Standard
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Body Material  Plastic
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  Yes
Fork Guards  No
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Exhaust Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Side Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Fuel Level Warning  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Cruiser
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Suzuki
Display Name  GZ250
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

Motorcycle Insurance:

 

Tip
Build Your Own Compare Standard Specs

View All Photos and Videos 2009 Suzuki GZ 250 Photos & Videos

previous
next
Upload Photos Upload Videos
Write a Review: Got something to say?
The 2009 Suzuki GZ 250
is Rated #83 of 105 2009 Cruiser
Agree, Disagree?
Write a Review and rate the 2009 Suzuki GZ 250. Your review and rating will help rank 2009 Cruiser.
Recent 2009 Cruiser Reviews

View Detailed Reviews2009 Suzuki GZ 250 Reviews

A Classic for Light Cruising
By Jake(Owner), Jun. 28, 2009
A classic bike with old school curves, and rides like a gem. Even my buddies with more powerful bikes love my GZ 250 for the handling and the performance of an engine its size. If you have the means get one! Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
John has not given up on GZ250 yet!
By J. Allen(Writer), Jul. 17, 2010
Update: Suzuki CService seems to have had a change of heart! GZ250 now in shop getting repaired. If engine and wheel problems solved, then would recommend to a friend. Love the bike. Everything fits just fine. Want to save money? Valve clearance adjustment is easy. Purchased manual and learned... Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
Excellent Bike
By Chris(Owner), May. 25, 2012
I purchased my Suzuki GZ250 in March 2012. This bikes gets about 80mpg and easily goes 70mph plus. I love it! Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
Outlandish
By J. Allen(Owner), Jun. 28, 2010
I am just a little disappointed in the GZ250 engine. I Find it noisy. It clatters. It knocks. It rattles. And all this from new! I contacted Suzuki twice. Suzuki Motorcycle would not back up warranty! Said I had to do a valve adjustment at 500 miles. Cost $140. Then, and this is outlandish... Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
Bought new 2010
By John Allen(Owner), Jul. 1, 2010
This bike has poor quality control. From the very beginning I noticed the engine made too much noise. It rattles, it knocks, and it clatters! Suzuki Customer service is unresponsive. And Bike is still under warranty! I like the GZ250, but hate the engine, Customer Service, and everyone's attitu... Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
1-5 of 7 Reviews
Write a Review Upload Photos Upload Videos

Find a Motorcycle Dealer

Interested in buying a new motorcycle? Find a Suzuki Motorcycle Dealer now!
Find a Dealer

Motorcycle Insurance

Motorcycle Financing

Financing is one way to purchase a new motorcycle. There are various lenders available, as well as factory financing. You can receive fast,free online quotes.