KUALA LUMPUR: Suzuki Malaysia has expanded its local lineup with the addition of a new sport-touring motorcycle, called the GSX-S1000GT. Based on the revised GSX-S1000 aluminum frame, the new bike promises a true grand touring riding experience for enthusiasts. Let’s see the first impression of this new hunk in town.
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How much does the 2022 Suzuki GSX-S1000GT cost?
The 2022 Suzuki GSX-S1000GT is priced at RM85,700 (before insurance, road tax and registration).
What powers the 2022 Suzuki GSX-S1000GT?
The 2022 Suzuki GSX-S1000GT is powered by a 999cc Euro5 inline-four engine generating 152hp at 11,000rpm and 106Nm at 9,250rpm.
The bike features edgy styling with a slanted nose combined with a pair of horizontally arranged LED headlights, V-shaped running light, alien-like fairing, non-adjustable windshield and turn signals side LEDs. It also gets panniers as standard targeting customers who want a sporty liter-class bike with luggage-carrying convenience.
The bike rolls on 17-inch wheels and the saddle height measures 810mm. With a 19 liter fuel tank, it tips the scales at 226 kg.
The two body colors available for the 2022 Suzuki GSX-S1000GT are Triton Blue Metallic and Reflective Blue Metallic.
This Japanese grand tourer is powered by a 999cc Euro5 inline-four engine which is good at generating a power output of 152PS at 11,000rpm and a peak torque of 106Nm at 9,250rpm. Power is sent to the ground via a six-speed manual gearbox with a quick-shifter and chain-driven final drive.
The latest GT model comes with several advanced electronic features including –
- 6.5-inch TFT screen with access to navigation functions, call management, music and more via the Suzuki mySPIN app
- Electronically controlled throttle
- Suzuki Intelligent Ride system with ride modes
- traction control
- Cruise control system
Suspension & Braking
As for the suspension, it is equipped with a fully adjustable inverted telescopic fork at the front and a monoshock at the rear. The braking functions, meanwhile, are managed by a double front disc and a single rear disc.
The all-new Suzuki GSX-S1000GT 2022 price in Malaysia starts at RM85,700 (before insurance, road tax and registration).
Now you can experience the latest sport tourer at your nearest authorized Suzuki showroom.
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