2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000
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2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000
2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000
2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000
2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000
2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000
2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

– 2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000

With remarkable versatility, the Suzuki V-Strom 1000 offers exceptional sport-touring performance. It’s designed for you to make the most of every mile, whether you’re winding your way over a mountain pass or out for a long weekend sport-touring.

2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Features

Engine Features

Auto Fast Idling System (AFIS), automatically sets throttle valve opening during cold engine starts by monitoring coolant temperature

Digital ignition system provides optimum ignition timing with separate maps for each cylinder.

Electronic fuel injection features the Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve System (SDTV) – maintains optimum air velocity in the intake tract for smooth low-to-mid rpm throttle response and improved engine torque.

High-efficiency liquid cooling system for optimum engine operating temperature – includes compact oil cooler.

High-mounted stainless steel exhaust system with aluminum mufflers tuned to enhance engine torque output.

Liquid Cooled 996cc, 90 degree V-twin, DOHC 8 valve, engine tuned for strong low & mid range torque.

SCEM (Suzuki Composite Electro-chemical Material) plated cyclinders minimize cylinder size and improve heat dissipation.

Semi-gear driven valve system simplifies maintenance and minimizes cam sprocket size and engine height for optimum engine placement
Transmission Features

Wide-ratio 6-speed transmission with 6th gear over-drive and wide-diameter hydraulic clutch for a light pull at the clutch lever.


Chassis Features

Aluminum twin-spar frame and aluminum swingarm are lightweight, compact and rigid – bolt-on sub-frame simplifies maintenance.

Black-painted frame and swingarm for stylish appearance

Cartridge-style 43mm front forks with adjustable preload provides 6.3 inches of wheel travel for a comfortable ride

Dual front disc brakes with large 310mm rotors and twin-piston calipers, plus single-disc rear brake with 260mm rotor and single-piston caliper

Easy-to-read instruments with large speedometer and tach dials, plus LCD display for fuel level, engine temperature, odometer, tripmeters and clock

Engine undercover shaped for ample ground clearance and sleek appearance

Height-adjustable windshield for increased wind protection and comfort – can be adjusted to three positions in a 50mm vertical range

Large 22.0 L (4.8 Imp gal) fuel tank for long-range operation

Large rear luggage rack with rubber-padded platform to help keep bags and luggage in place

Lightweight cast aluminum wheels – F: 2.50 x 19 with 110/80R-19 radial tire, R: 4.0 x 17 with 150/70R-17 rear tire

Sport-styled front fairing for wind protection, plus large comfortable seat, engine guard, and hand guards – fairing includes large multi-reflector 60/55W headlights

Standard hand guards designed for maximum wind protection




2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 – United States of America Specifications

Model may not be available in the USA



2011 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 – Canadian Specifications
Canada MSRP – See dealer for pricing.

Brakes Front Disc brake, twin
Brakes Rear Disc brake
Colour Black, Red
Curb Weight 236 kg (520 lbs)
Final Drive RK525 SMOZ7, 112 links
Fuel Tank Capacity 22 L (5.8/4.8 US/Imp gal)
Ground Clearance 165 mm (6.5 in)
Overall Length 2295 mm (90.4 in)
Overall Width 865 mm (34.1 in)
Seat Height 840 mm (33.1 in)
Suspension Front Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Suspension Rear Link type, coil spring, oil damped
Tires Front 110/80 R19 M/C 59H, tubeless
Tires Rear 150/70 R17 M/C 69H, tubeless
Transmission 6-speed constant mesh
Wheelbase 1535 mm (60.4 in)

Bore Stroke 98.0 mm (3.858 in) x 66.0 mm (2.598 in)
Compression Ratio 11.3 : 1
Engine 996 cc (60.8 cu. In), 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 90-degree V-twin
Fuel System Fuel injection
Ignition Electronic ignition (Transistorized)
Lubrication Wet sump
Starter Electric

Warranty 12 Month unlimited mileage limited warranty

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