Suzuki has just released its latest motorbike named Suzuki “KATANA”. This 1000cc engined Motor Sport is the reincarnation of the Suzuki Katana GSX1100S, which was first exhibited at the Cologne Motor Show in 1980. Its specifications are certainly more sophisticated because Suzuki has supplied it with a variety of new technologies that are ready to compete against other sports motorbike brands. To buy this motorbike, you can visit Wheels Motorcycles. They are dealers who sell a variety of motorcycle brands with good quality and affordable prices. For Suzuki Katana, priced at £ 11,395.
Suzuki still maintains the character of the Suzuki Katana which has a box-shaped headlamp. The lamp is combined with sharp lines that surround the whole body of the Suzuki Katana. The design is really new, although the shape of the lights remains square. Not only that, Suzuki also provided him with a new engine that had a far more powerful performance. Now to find out how the performance, please see below.
Specification Suzuki Katana 2019
|Dimension (PxLxT)||2.125 mm x 1.110 mm x 830 mm|
|Ground clearance||140 mm|
|Seat Height||825 mm|
|Machine Type||DOHC, 4 Cylinder, With Liquid|
|Maximum power||110 kW @ 10,000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||108.0 Nm @ 9,500rpm|
|Compression||12.2 : 1|
|Combustion System||Fuel Injection|
|Ignition system||Electronic ignition|
|Front Brakes||Double Disk Brake|
|Rear Brakes||Disk Brake|
|Front Tires||120/70ZR17M/C (58W)|
|Rear Tires||190/50ZR17M/C (73W)|
|Front Suspension||Upside Down 43 mm|
|Rear suspension||Link type, coil spring, oil damped|
|Braking System||ABS (Anti-Lock Breakings System)|
All New Suzuki Katana specifications equipped with 4 stroke engine with 4 cylinder inline DOHC type configuration. The engine has a capacity of 999cc with a ratio of 12.2: 1. The performance is very powerful, because it can output up to 110 kW or equivalent to 150 PS. That much power will be achieved when the rider drives the katana at 10,000 rpm.
The torque produced is equally large, reaching 108 Nm at 9,500 rpm. Then for the transmission using a 6 speed gearbox complete with Slipper Clutch technology that makes gearshift smoother. Then there is the Fuel Injection combustion system that makes the performance of the All New Suzuki Katana more responsive and more environmentally friendly.
The technology used by the latest generation Suzuki Katana is truly sophisticated. Suzuki has provided it with 3 Traction Control modes that can be selected as needed. The function of Traction Control itself is to prevent loss of transaction due to excessive speed when entering curves or when braking. Traction Control also prevents the front wheels from losing grip, so the motor speed is more optimal.
Design & Dimensions
Next to the design, the All New Suzuki Katana has a modern touch finishing with sharp angles that look futuristic and sporty. Suzuki actually combines modern concepts and retro concepts that are the hallmark of the ancient Suzuki Katana. Evidenced by the presence of box-shaped headlamps combined with a taper fairing on which Smoke colored Visors are attached.
The headlights use LED technology which is split into two. At the front fairing, a small twilight lamp is also attached which adds to the motor’s dependability. Then for the side, it has sharp angles that are made in line with the tank cover. In addition, there is also an engine cover and stern equipped with LED technology.
The taillights look unique and have separate fenders. Then for the dimensions display size of 2,125 mm, the width of 830 mm, and height of 1,110 mm. MotorSport 1000-CC also has a seat as high as 825 mm and 140 mm ground clearance. Then for the axis of the wheel measuring 1,460 mm and weighing up to 215 kg. Its weight is relatively light for a 1000cc sport motorbike size, so its handling capabilities are more perfect.
In the sector of the legs mounted front suspension Upside Down made by Kayaba. The suspension has a diameter of 43 mm and is clad in black which makes the Katana look even more macho. Then for the back wearing a Monoshock made by Kayaba combined with a banana-shaped swing arm or often referred to as the Banana Arm. To compensate for the suspension, Suzuki equips this motorbike with Double Disk Brake which grabs 120 / 70ZR17M / C (58W) front tires. The front brake is also equipped with Brembo calipers and ABS (Anti-Lock Breaking System) technology. As for the rear, it is equipped with one disc brake and 190 / 50ZR17M / C (73W) tire type, type Dunlop Roadsport 2s.