V-Strom 650XT comes with wire wheels, revised bodywork.
‘Ow did ‘Arris’s modded V-Strom work out in the dirt? Our Limey editor tells all.
Suzuki starting to promo new machine, but still keeping their cards close to the vest.
‘Arris and Zac decide to battle the wilds of the Saguenay region of Quebec armed only with a V-Strom and NC700X. Must be a CMG Fall Tour.
Older, more crusty CMGers may recall the last time we had a 650 V-Strom as a long termer. It was in the year of our Lord 2005 (two years after its introduction) and after testing the bike out in the previous year we were smitten by its general all-round usability.
CMG picks up Suzuki V-Strom 650 long-termer.
Suzuki outfits adventure tourers with luggage for those long hauls.
Suzuki may be planning an upgrade to their long-running adventure bike.
Since we still had both the SV and DL when we hit Shannonville for a track day a few days later, we thought it might be interesting to tape up the lights and put them out there to see what they can do. After all, the SV’s supposed to be the tuned-up motor and in a more sporty chassis than the V-Strom, so what better place?