2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 - Suzuki GSXR

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2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000

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2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000

If there was ever a family of motorcycles that "owned the racetrack" the GSX-R line is it. Not surprising considering the thousands of GSX-R motorcycles sold worldwide since the model's inception, and their popularity at all levels of roadracing. The new generation of GSX-R motorcycles is features an open-class machine with the best power-to-weight ratio in its class.

The 2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 is unchanged from the 2007 model year.

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Pics and Specs

Factory Colors 2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Blue and White

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 - Pearl Vigor Blue and Pearl Splash White (Metallic Misty Silver on Upper Fairing)

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Black and Flat Black

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 - Space Black and Matte Black #2

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Black and Gold

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 - Space Black, Metallic Majestic Gold and Phantom Grey Metallic

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 White and Silver

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000 - Pearl Splash White and Metallic Misty Silver

Engine
Engine Type 999cc In-line four, four-stroke
Bore And Stroke 73.4mm x 59mm
Induction Fuel Injection
Ignition Digital/transistorized
Compression Ratio 12.5:1
Valve Train DOHC; four valves per cylinder
Horsepower 185 hp
   
Drive Train
Transmission 6-speed, constant mesh, Back-torque limiting clutch
Final Drive #530 chain
   
Chassis, Suspension and Brakes
Front Suspension Inverted telescopic, coil spring, fully adjustable spring preload, high & low speed compression and rebound damping; 4.9 inches travel
Rear Suspension Link-type, gas/oil-damped, fully adjustable spring preload, high & low speed compression and rebound damping; 5.1 inches travel
Front Brake Dual hydraulic disc
Rear Brake Single hydraulic disc
Front Tire 120/70ZR-17 radial
Rear Tire 190/50ZR-17 radial
   
Dimensions
Wheelbase 55.7 inches
Seat Height 32 inches
Dry Weight 379 pounds
Curb Weight 446 pounds
Fuel Capacity 4.8 gallons

Parts and Accessories for the 2008 GSX-R1000

If you happen to be lucky enough to own one of these legendary sportbikes, you probably already know where to find the parts and accessories to keep her in top condition. Just in case you don't, here are some places that I have found that sell aftermarket and OEM parts for the 2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000

OEM Parts   Aftermarket Parts and Accessories
Bike Bandit OEM Parts and Online Schematics   Motorcycle Superstore
    MotoSport
    Cycle Gear
    J&P Cycles® - Motorcycle Parts and Accessories

 

2008 Suzuki GSX-R1000

The GSX-R1000 is light, powerful and more balanced than any other street legal race replica and even many racing bikes! Naturally there's models that are more suitable for touring and commuting but if you are looking for a really fast bike that you like to use both on track and on the road, then look no further. The GSX-R1000 is the bike for you. It's the best bike in its class.

 

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