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2005 Suzuki GS500F
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– 2005 Suzuki GS500F

Key Features

Versatile entry-level model styled with a full fairing for increased rider comfort and an aggressive sport look


Engine Features

Proven four-stroke, twin cylinder, 487cc, air-cooled DOHC engine for dependable and economical operation

Smooth-shifting 6-speed transmission and cable-operated clutch with gear ratios suitable for in-town or highway use

Twin 34mm Mikuni carburetors for smooth power delivery, strong acceleration and fuel efficiency

Reliable CDI ignition and maintenance-free battery

Air-cooled oil cooler for more consistent engine operating temperature and increased engine durability

Sport-styled 2-into-1 exhaust system tuned for strong low-to-mid rpm engine performance – California model equipped with catalyst to further reduce emissions


Chassis Features

Full fairing for wind protection and rider comfort, plus GSX-R sport styling including a distinctive vertically-stacked headlight

Tube-type handlebars, low center of gravity and low 31 inch seat height for increased versatility and rider comfort

Large 5.3 gallon fuel tank combined with fuel-efficient engine provide long range operation for commuting or pleasure riding

Telescopic front fork and link-type rear suspension with adjustable preload provide a comfortable ride for commuting or pleasure riding

Strong braking performance – single disc front brake with large 310mm rotor and four-piston caliper, plus single disc rear brake with two-piston caliper

Durable 110/70-17 front tire and 130/ 70-17 rear tire mounted on lightweight cast aluminum wheels


 

Specifications

Engine: 487cc, four-stroke, twin cylinder, air-cooled, DOHC
Bore Stroke: 74.0 x 56.6mm
Compression Ratio: 9.0:1
Fuel System: Mikuni BSR34SS
Lubrication: Wet Sump
Ignition: Digital/Transistorized
Transmission: 6-speed
Final Drive: #520 chain
Overall Length: 2080mm (81.9 in.)
Overall Width: 800mm (31.5 in.)
Overall Height: 1150mm (45.3 in.)
Seat Height: 790mm (31.1 in.)
Ground Clearance: 120mm (4.7 in.)
Wheelbase: 1405mm (55.3 in.)
Dry Weight: 180kg (396.8 lbs.)
Suspension Front: Telescopic, oil damped
Suspension Rear: Link type, 5-way adjustable preload
Brakes Front: Single hydraulic disc
Brakes Rear: Single hydraulic disc
Tires Front: 110/70-17
Tires Rear: 130/70-17
Fuel Tank Capacity: 20.0 liter (5.3 gal.) 19.0 liter (5.0 gal.) CA. Model
Color: Blue/White, Black/Silver

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