At EICMA 2019 Suzuki had revealed new models giving a sharper styled and an advanced updated bike : Suzuki V-STORM 1050, V-STORM 1050XL and V-STORM 1050XL Adventure. These bike shares similar characteristics, colours and design with the Legendary DR-Z800 Dakar Rally bike & DR 800S.
1050 XT is coated in Championship yellow colour that resembles legendary DR-Z rally bike.With the name adventure the V-Storm 1050 XL Adventure has all the travel ready capabilities including cruise control and a set of aluminum panniers and heated grips that is prepared for any condition.
A Euro 5 complaint 1037cc, 90 degree V-twin liquid cooling engine V-storm 1050 has a new Black and Grey bodywork with more horse power ie 106 HP @ 8500 rpm and torque of 73.8 NM . It has Tokico 4 Piston caliper twin 310 mm discs front brakes and Nissin 2 Piston caliper in single disc in rear. These model have a strong pull in lower RPM range with good fuel economy while complying with the latest worldwide emission standard. One of the extra feature of V-storm is being able to take on in any road conditions more over adjusting to the rider’s preferences through advanced electronic aids.
The V-storm models shares refined traction control with 4 sensitivity modes, a new 3 driving mode and a new easy start system which fire’s the engine with just a momentary press start button.
By looking towards the handle bar it has a new vibration-damping tapered aluminium handle which reduces the extra vibrations besides that it has a multi-functional instrument panels and a full LCD TFT Display , with USB port which can also power and connect GPS and other smartphone accessories.
Besides all the new features one feature that caught an eye of many individual was the new lean-angle sensitive ABS, where riders can select the ABS modes depending on the road conditions.
V-storm 1050XL and V-storm 1050 XL Adventure both are integrated with new Suzuki Intelligent Ride System (S.I.R.S). Suzuki also claims that new V-storm turned adventure catagory in technology with advanced features. These bikes have 3 axis IMU , S.I.R.S with cruise control and updated motion track antilock and combined brake systems.
On the other hand 1050XT comes with new adjustable wind tunnel developed windscreen, redesigned handguards and whereas Adventure has a deep glass sparkle black colour and has added new impressive standard equipment . These bikes have also included LED fog lamps , same engines and excludes SIRS , motion track braking system and switchable ABS in V-Storm 1050. Futher detail about all the specs are still to be known.