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2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F
2008 Suzuki GSX650F

– 2008 Suzuki GSX650F

2008 Suzuki GSX650F

Here’s fuel-injected proof that sportbikes don’t have to be one-dimensional. Introducing the new GSX650F, featuring an ideal balance of sportbike excitement and all-around versatile performance. It offers crisp handling, so you can turn any winding road into a ride to remember. Its liquid-cooled four-cylinder engine is tuned for strong low-end and midrange power, for smooth and easy riding around town. Whether you’re on the back roads or the open highway, you’ll appreciate the GSX650F’s comfortable design, including a more upright seating position that makes all-day rides a pleasure. And the new GSX650F has one more feature that you’ll appreciate – a price tag that will leave you smiling.


FEATURES:

New for 2008:

New Engine
All new, compact, liquid-cooled, fuel injected, DOHC 656cc engine utilizing a bore and stroke of 65.5 mm x 48.7 mm and featuring strong and easily accessible power and torque

Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve fuel injection system for smooth acceleration. Fuel injectors are compact and lightweight with 4 hole injectors for optimum fuel atomization and greater power output

The cylinder head achieves a narrow valve angle of 17 degrees intake and exhaust for high intake and exhaust efficiency

Cam profiles are chosen with an emphasis on low-to-mid range power output and help to deliver highly accessible performance that is well suited to an entry level rider

Piston rings are manufactured with ion plating treatment using Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) for a smoother surface, increased durability and reduced friction and reduced oil consumption

Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Material (SCEM) coated cylinders deliver high heat dissipation and allow for smaller piston to cylinder clearances

A large capacity exhaust system utilizes a high capacity catalyzer and an oxygen sensor to meet strict Euro 3 and Tier 2 emissions requirements while still providing strong performance throughout the rpm range

The GSX650F keeps cool with a high efficiency radiator combined with a 190mm electric cooling fan controlled by the ECM and a high output water pump with a bearing-less design for reduced weight

New six speed transmission works smoothly with a hydraulic clutch for crisp shifting in a variety of riding conditions

 

New Chassis
All new full fairing design with styling cues taken from the high performance GSX-R series for a sport-inspired look with full fairing protection for the rider

New double cradle steel frame provides excellent balance, nimble handling a unmatched rider comfort with a sporty overall feel

New 41mm forks are designed for a smooth ride and are preload adjustable for a variety of riding conditions

New rebound and preload adjustable rear shock works in conjunction with a link-type rear suspension for excellent road holding performance

New Tokico 4 piston front brake calipers are used with a 310mm brake rotor for optimum braking performance and combined with a lightweight single piston rear caliper and a 240mm rear brake disc

The Bandit GSX650F features a sleek half fairing, with built in line-beam headlights, an effective windscreen and fairing mounted mirrors

Wide, comfortable one piece seat with low seat height for increased rider and passenger comfort

New GSX-R inspired instrument cluster includes a step motor driven tachometer, dual trip meters, reserve trip meter, clock, fuel gauge, and a useful gear position indicator
Compact fuel tank is designed for an easy reach to the handlebar with a narrow mid section while still retaining a full 5.0 gallons of fuel capacity.




US SPECIFICATIONS 2008 SUZUKI GSX650F:
MSRP: $6,999

Model Number GSX650FK8
Type Sportbike
Warranty 12 month unlimited mileage limited warranty
Suggested Retail $6999 USD
Engine 656cc, four-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC 16 valve, liquid cooled*
Bore & Stroke 65.5 x 48.7 mm*
Compression Ratio 11.5:1*
Fuel System Fuel Injection
Lubrication Wet sump
Ignition Digital/Transistorized
Starter Electric
Transmission 6-speed
Final Drive chain*
Overall Length 2130 mm (83.9 in.)*
Overall Width 760 mm (30.4 in.)*
Overall Height 1225 mm (48.2 in.)*
Seat Height 770 mm (30.3 in.)*
Ground Clearance 130 mm (5.3 in.)*
Wheelbase 1470 mm (57.9 in.)*
Dry Weight 216 kg (475 lbs.)*
Suspension Front Telescopic, oil damped, preload adjustable
Suspension Rear Link-type suspension, adjustable preload and rebound
Brakes Rear Single hydraulic disc
Tires Front 120/70 ZR17
Tires Rear 160/60ZR17
Fuel Tank Capacity 19 liter (5.0 gal.) CA Model 18.5 liter (4.9 gal.)
Color Blue/White, Black/Silver

 

Canadian SPECIFICATIONS 2008 SUZUKI GSX650F:
MSRP: $8,599

Engine Type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, four-cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve
Displacement 656cc
Bore/Stroke 65.5 x 48.7 mm
Compression Ratio 11.5:1
Fuel System Fuel Injection
Lubrication Wet Sump
Ignition Digital/Transistorized
Transmission 6-speed
Final Drive chain
Overall LxWxH (mm) 2130 x 760 x 1225 mm
LxWxH (in) 83.9 x 30.4 x 48.2 in
Seat Height 770 mm (30.3 in)
Wheelbase 1470 mm (57.9 in)
Ground Clearance 130 mm (5.3 in)
Dry Weight 216 kg (475 lbs.)
Front Suspension Telescopic, oil damped, preload adjustable
Rear Suspension Link-type suspension, adjustable preload and rebound
Front Brakes Dual hydraulic disc
Rear Brake Single hydraulic disc
Front Tire 120/70-ZR-17
Rear Tire 160/60-ZR-17
Fuel Tank Capacity 19 liter (4.2 imp gal.)
Colour Blue/White, Black/Silver

Specifications and features are subject to change

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