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2001 Suzuki GSX 600 F Katana

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2001 Suzuki GSX 600 F Katana
2001 Suzuki GSX 600 F Katana

2001 Suzuki GSX 600 F Katana
2001 Suzuki GSX 600 F Katana


– 2001 Suzuki GSX 600 F Katana


Suzuki Katanas have long been known as motorcycles with the right combination of performance and value. A Katana combines sport-bike responsiveness with an ample amount of comfort that a motorcyclist needs for a weekday commute, or a weekend pleasure ride. Look at a Katana and you’ll see handlebars and footpegs that place the rider in a comfortable upright position, and a contoured seat that helps the rider stay focused on the ride. If you prefer the same level of comfort and versatility, but with V-twin performance there’s the compact SV650, new SV650S and sport-oriented TL1000S. Both of these streetwise, 90° V-twin powered machines offer plenty of value with unmistakable V-twin sound and feel.


The Katana 600 returns for 2001 in two new great colors. The Katana’s comfort and sport performance are packaged in a slim, aerodynamic fairing with twin headlights and a sturdy perimeter frame. Underneath the aero styling you’ll find a responsive 16-valve, four-cylinder, air/oil cooled engine with proven performance and durability. Supporting it all is a well-balanced suspension with a rebound adjustable front fork and a link-type rear suspension with an adjustable shock absorber. Plus wide radial tires give the Katana a ride smooth enough for all-day cruising, yet firm and controlled enough for more spirited riding. You get all of this for a retail price under $6500, making this bike an incredible bargain.

Suggested Retail: $6,299*
Engine Type: Four-stroke, air/oil cooled
Bore and Stroke: 62.6 mm x 48.7 mm
Front Brake: Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake: Single Hydraulic Disc
Wheelbase: 1,470 mm (57.9 in)
Dry Weight: 208 kg (460 lbs)

*Suggested Retail Prices (MSRP) shown do not include freight/ destination or other dealer charges.


Overall Length: 2,135 mm (84.1 in)
Overall Width: 745 mm (29.3 in)
Overall Height: 1 195 mm (47.0 in)
Wheelbase: 1,470 mm (57.9 in)
Dry Weight: 208 kg (460 lbs)
Engine type: Air/oil-cooled 599 cc inline-4, DOHC, 16 valves. 80 hp (58,7 kW)/ 10,500 rpm, 55.2 Nm/ 9,500 rpm.

Specifications are subject to change without notice, in accordance with national regulation and legislations.

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