Suzuki Philippines (SPH) announces the arrival of their latest offering in their big bike line-up, the GSX-S1000. It is powered by a four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 999cm3 inline-four engine, street-tuned version of the legendary 2005-2008 GSX-R1000 engine, which was designed to provide smooth throttle response, immediate, controlled acceleration. In this GSX-S1000, the legendary engine is re-tuned for the real world riding environment, without detracting the power character of GSX-R1000 – the broad low-end torque and adrenaline rushing performance in the high rev range. It produces 107kW@10,000rpm and 106N-m@9,500rpm.
The GSX-S1000 also features Suzuki’s advanced traction control system to let the rider to control throttle with more confidence in various riding conditions. Engine output is controlled by managing ignition timing and air delivery to ensure smoother traction control operation. It also confirms conditions every 4 milliseconds, and governs ignition, which allows extremely quick reaction. The rider can choose from 3 different modes, depending on personal preference or road conditions.
The Suzuki GSX-S1000 is now available at Suzuki Big Bikes Center (Wheeltek) with a price tag of P 599, 000.
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