■Displacement: 1783 cc (108.8 cu. in)
■Engine Type: 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 54-degree, V-twin
■Bore Stroke: 112.0 mm (4.409 in) x 90.5 mm (3.563 in)
■Compression Ratio: 10.5 : 1
■Fuel System: Fuel injection
■Lubrication: Semi-Dry sump
■Ignition: Electronic ignition (Transistorized)
■Transmission: 5-speed constant mesh
■Final Drive: Shaft Drive
Chassis and Dimensions
■Suspension Front: Inverted telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
■Suspension Rear: Link type, coil spring, oil damped
■Brakes Front: Disc brake, twin
■Brakes Rear: Disc brake
■Tires Front: 130/70R18M/C 63V, tubeless
■Tires Rear: 240/40R18M/C 79V, tubeless
■Overall Length: 2450 mm (96.5 in)
■Overall Width: 875 mm (34.4 in)
■Overall Height: 1185 mm (46.7 in)
■Seat Height: 705 mm (27.8 in)
■Ground Clearance: 130 mm (5.1 in)
■Wheelbase: 1710 mm (67.3 in)
■Curb Weight: 347 kg (764 lbs)
■Fuel Tank Capacity: 19.5 L (5.2/4.3 US/Imp gal)
Features & Benefits
■1783cc, 8-valve DOHC, 54 degree, liquid-cooled, fuel injected V-twin
engine designed for strong throttle response and quick acceleration.
■Massive 112mm bore and 90.5mm stroke utilizing huge 112mm forged
aluminum alloy pistons with short skirts, and cut away sides riding on
chrome moly steel connecting rods.
■Unique two-stage cam drive system creates a compact cylinder head
design, reduces overall engine height and creates a lower center of
■Each bore is lined with Suzukiís race proven SCEM (Suzuki Composite
Electrochemical Material) for optimum heat transfer, tighter
piston-to-cylinder clearances and reduced weight.
■A compact dry sump lubrication system SASS (Suzuki Advanced Sump
System) provides reduced engine height, a lower crankshaft position and
lower center of gravity.
■Five speed transmission features carefully selected gear ratios for
comfortable cruising in a variety of riding situations.
■Three piece airbox uses dual intakes with 9.5 liters of internal volume
working through a pleated fabric air cleaner element.
■The 2-into-1-into-2 stainless steel blacked out exhaust system features
Suzukiís digitally controlled SET (Suzuki Exhaust Tuning) system for
optimum engine performance and powerful V-twin sound.
■Electronic fuel injection system features the Suzuki Dual Throttle
Valve system (SDTV) with 56mm throttle bodies - maintains optimum air
velocity for smooth low- to mid-range throttle response.
■A new Idle Speed Control (ISC) system improves cold starting and
stabilizes engine idle speed in various conditions.
■Dual spark plug per cylinder ignition system is controlled by the
powerful 32 bit ECM for improved combustion efficiency and reduced
■High-tensile double cradle steel frame is built to comfortably handle
all the power and torque while delivering agile handling and a plush
■Spiral spoke cast aluminum alloy wheels measure a 3.50 x 18 inch up
front and a massive 8.50 x 18 inch rear tire wearing a huge 240mm rear
Dunlop radial tire.
■Front brake system includes radial mounted four piston front calipers
and 310mm front brake rotors. Rear brake system includes a dual piston
caliper and 275mm rear disc.
■A sleek wide fuel tank with 5.2 gallon fuel capacity that flows into
integrated side covers, a comfortable low seat and stylish radiator
■A handlebar mounted digital tachometer and LED indicator lights flow
nicely with the tank mounted analog speedometer and LCD odometer, dual
tripmeters, fuel gauge and clock.
■Inverted cartridge forks with 46mm stanchion tubes proved an aggressive
front end look with 5.12 inches of wheel travel.
■A cast aluminum alloy swingarm works with a progressive shock linkage
and a preload adjustable single rear shock delivering 4.66 inches of
wheel travel working through a shaft drive system.
■Single seat cover is standard equipment and emphasizes the beautiful
flowing lines of the M109R.