Suzuki GS 450 L

Suzuki GS 450 L

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Model year
1986
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Make
Suzuki
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Engine Power
42.15 HP (31 kW) @ 7600 rpm
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Top Speed
101.9 mph

Technical Specifications

Engine and transmission

  • Engine type:
    2 cylinders, 4-stroke, Inline
  • Displacement:
    448 cc (27.37 cubic inches)
  • Bore × stroke:
    2.8 inch × 2.23 inch (oversquare - shortstroke)
  • Cooling system:
    Air cooled
  • Power:
    42.15 HP (31 kW) @ 7600 rpm
  • Throttle:
    Cable operated
  • Valve train:
    DOHC, variable
  • Valves per cylinder:
    4
  • Sparks per cylinder:
    1
  • Ignition type:
    Analogue CDI (Capacitive Discharge Ign.)
  • Compression:
    9:1
  • Engine mounting:
    Transverse
  • Lubrication system:
    Wet sump
  • Gear box:
    Manual 6-speed
  • Clutch:
    Wet, cable operated
  • Final drive:
    Chain
  • Spark plug pipe type:
    NGK, B8ES
  • Motor oil:
    10W/40
  • Starter:
    Electric

Dimensions

  • Curb weight:
    403.4 lbs

Chassis and suspension

  • Front
    Suspension:
    Cartridge
    Brake:
    Single Disk
    Tire:
    90 / 90 R19
    Tire pressure:
    0.13 PSI, with pillion: 0.13 PSI withpilion
  • Rear
    Suspension:
    twin shock, Swingarm
    Brake:
    Drum
    Tire:
    120 / 90 R16
    Tire pressure:
    0.15 PSI, with pillion: 0.17 PSI withpilion
  • Frame type:
    steel, Double cradle frame

Other

  • ABS available:
    No
  • Power-to-weight ratio:
    0.17 KW/lbs (5.90 lbs/HP)
  • Top speed:
    101.9 mph
  • Fuel capacity:
    2.91 gals
  • Number of riders:
    2 persons

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