Suzuki presents its new Gran Turismo, a motorcycle that combines exhilarating sporting performance with the skills of a great traveler, even when used with a full load and with the passenger. The intense pleasure of sporty driving and maximum comfort come together in the GSX-S1000 GT, the new Hamamatsu proposal that embodies the authentic essence of Gran Turismo on two wheels.
The Suzuki technicians, in the realization of this bike, demonstrate their great experience in the design of mechanics with other performances, they have carefully developed its superfine chassis and they dressed the whole with superstructures with sculptural shapes, beautiful and efficient from the aerodynamic point of view.
The two-wheeler of Hamamatsu unveils a innovative design language, which evolves the stylistic features of the GSX-S1000, the Japanese maxi naked presented last April, in a sport touring key. In each element we see shapes and functions that satisfy the eye and cut through the air as best as possible, offering protection and absolute driving precision. The side bags can be opened and removed with the same ignition key, and have been designed ad hoc, in the same color as the bodywork.
Clear and complete the TFT LCD instrumentation 6.5-inch color, which can be connected to smartphones. Thanks to the free SUZUKI mySPIN app and the intuitive controls on the left electric switch, it is easy to access your phone’s contacts, maps, music, telephone functions and calendar even while driving.
The presence of the Suzuki Intelligent Ride System (SIRS) promotes a perfect symbiosis between the driver and the GSX-S1000 GT, is an electronic platform that manages in an integrated way various advanced systems, which help the driver to develop immediate confidence with the vehicle and allow him to adapt its performance to the personal tastes and the situation. The ride-by-wire electronic throttle offers great sensitivity and interacts with the Suzuki Drive Mode Selector (SDMS), through which three driving modes can be selected.
Suzuki GSX-S1000 GT, preview and prices of the new Gran Turismo
The bike inherits the Winning superbike DNA of the glorious GSX-R lineage, from which the engine comes, which benefits from extensive development work and delivers more torque (106 Nm at 9,250 rpm) and more power (112 kW / 152 HP at 11,000 rpm) than the unit of the GSX -S1000F. The delivery curve is wider and more regular, a characteristic that is appreciated both in sports driving and in touring. The suspensions are fully adjustable, in spring preload and hydraulic brakes, in compression and rebound.
The new Suzuki GSX-S1000 GT can already be ordered at all dealerships of the brand, it is available in three colors, Dubai black, Miami blue, Las Vegas blue. The list price is € 15,890. Deliveries will begin in November.