2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 images and specs revealed

OD Newsdesk Published: September 24, 2013, 06:59 PM IST

Suzuki has officially revealed the specifications and images of its new 2014 V-Strom 1000. The adventure bike was first displayed as a concept bike during the September 2012 Intermot Motorcycle Show. The all-new 2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 has undergone through revision and carries a host of top-notch upgrades over the old liter-class Stroms. Let's take a look.

Suzuki-V-Strom-4The 2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 will be present at the 2013 AIMExpo in Orlando next month, and the price is rumored to be under Rs 10 lakh (UK price).

Suzuki-V-Strom-Engine_and_ExhaustSystemThe 2014 model gets a new 1037cc 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC V-Twin that is good for around 100PS of power and 103Nm of peak torque.

Suzuki-V-Strom-TractionControlSystemRedesigned cylinders, cylinder heads, pistons, piston rings, connecting rods, crankshaft, clutch assembly and radiator, the company claims, have helped improve low and mid-range performance. The 6-speed transmission has been tweaked to provide touring-friendly ratios with a slipper clutch.

Suzuki-V-Strom-1It is 8kgs lighter than its outgoing sibling. It has a fuel capacity of 20 litres and delivers around 21kmpl.

Suzuki-V-Strom-5ABS and traction control come in as standard features. The traction control has two modes wherein one allows a little bit of wheelspin while the other keeps a tight control even on the slightest wheelspin. The stability comes from an aluminium alloy frame set on retuned suspensions.

Suzuki-V-Strom-6The four paintjobs include Candy Daring Red, Glass Sparkle Black, Glass Desert Khaki and Pearl Glacier White

Suzuki-V-Strom-2On the aesthetics, the front of the 2014 model is shaped like a beak with restyled headlights and an adjustable windscreen. Other changes include 19" multi-spoke alloys, rear LED lights and gold anodized front forks.

Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 8,84,804
Max Power(ps)
Max Torque(Nm)

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