The New Suzuki V-Strom 650 and V-Strom 1000

Since 2002 the V-Strom 1000 has been a staple of the Suzuki Adventure Touring range, in 2004 the V-Strom 1000 was joined by its little brother the V-Strom 650. 2012 saw the V-Strom 650 get a major overhaul and was joined two years later by the V-Strom 1000. Now for 2017 both the 650 and 1000 have been updated to meet the Euro4 Emissions regulations.

The V-Strom 650 has had a major update, with a completely new style based on the Iconic DR-Big. With an improved engine performance across the whole RPM range, Advanced electronics including ABS, Traction Control, Suzuki Take off Assist, and the Easy Start System, paired with the new multi-function display with 12v power outlet. With a vast array of factory accessories as well as a multitude of aftermarket accessories customising the bike to your exact needs is a pain free process. The V-Strom is available in both the standard and X model, with the X model having tubeless tyre wire-spoke wheels, hand guards and a belly pan as standard.


The V-Strom 1000 has had a minor update with a small styling change, the addition of Tapered bars, Motion Track Brake system and Combination Brake System, Suzuki Take off assist and the Easy Start System. The V-Strom 1000 is also now available in the X model variant featuring tubelss tyre wire-spoke wheels, hand guards and a belly pan as standard.


Both the V-Strom 650 and the V-Strom 1000 are currently available as a demonstrator.