We all have been in love with the retro style bikes since we are watching the dirt bike racing and those thrilling stunts performed by the biking heroes. This time Suzuki has won the hearts of the young generation with an unchanged design of 2018 Suzuki DR650S. So, thanks to the automaker to keep the old memories awaken.
The retro style 2018 Suzuki DR650S is a high trustworthy machine, which is relatively versatile in terms of performance. The new bike fits best between the line of adventure and sports bikes. Though it looks a lot like a dirt bike, its functioning isn’t that dirt-worthy, and the reason is its 366 Pound curb weight. This doesn’t mark down the vehicle as it is a better option for a single-track ride over the ADVs, as a majority of the specifications are similar to that of adventurer type motorcycle.
The company has also offered a provision of customization for the riders by changing tires, and for the short riders, the seat can be adjusted as per the comfort level for superior handling.
- Type: Single cylinder
- Displacement: 644 CC
- Bore x stroke: 100 x 82mm
- Compression ratio: 9.5:1
- Valve train: SOHC
- Cooling: Air-/oil-cooled
- Fueling: 40mm Mikuni BST carburetor
- Lubrication: Wet sump
- Transmission: 5-speed
- Final drive: DID O-ring chain
- Front suspension; travel: Height-adjustable telescopic fork; 10.2 inches
- Rear suspension; travel: Linkage-assisted, spring-preload, and rebound-damping adjustable piggyback shock; 10.2 Inches
- Front tire: 90/90-21 tube-type
- Rear tire: 120/90-17 tube-type
- Front brake: Floating 290mm disc with 4-piston caliper
- Rear brake: 240mm disc with 2-piston caliper
- Wheelbase: 58.7 Inches
- Seat height: 34.8 Inches
- Ground clearance: 10.4 Inches
- Fuel capacity: 3.4 Gallons
- Curb weight: 366 Pounds
Coming on to the ergonomics of the bike, the vehicle is offered in pure white color, which makes it looks pure and elegant along with the graphic work done on the fuel tank.
The all new 2018 Suzuki DR650S will be available at the nearby dealerships with the price of $6549.
So to all the retro style followers, this machine is the perfect choice to suit your likes and personality. Don’t miss out its power factor since it has loads of thrust in its powertrain.