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2005 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

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2005 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

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2005 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Specifications

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Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $8,999.00
Dealers Suzuki Dealers
Warranty  12
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Compression Ratio  11.3:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  110/80 R19
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  150/70 R17
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  60.4 / 1535
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.8 / 22

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V-Strom 1000 - exceptional value, good all around bike, I would buy it again
By David Reeves(Owner), Sep. 16, 2008
SUMMARY: Fun to ride, comfortable, great performance, OK mileage, can carry lots of stuff, reliable, good value, better for taller riders, ride any road - even unpaved roads, great in both curves and for long interstate runs. Not for beginners or shorter riders.

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By Bryan Van(Owner), Dec. 15, 2010
I am going to start this review saying that I love this bike. It is the most fun I've had on a motorcycle since riding for forty years. I love the upright seating and the torque. I am in the throttle alot but do not like to abuse the engine.

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Does well, what its supposed to do well!
By Rodger(Owner), Mar. 13, 2011
I have had mine for over 3 years...starts up in all weathers, and comfortable on even long rides.

Eats up almost any type of road, but not really for any rough off roading, but its not designed to do so.

Plenty of low down grunt, and will give most other bikes a good challenge.

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