New cross-country Suzuki 2017 bikesWed, 27 Jul 2016
Suzuki has released detailed information about the 2017 RM-Z450 and RM-Z250 motocross models. The main innovation of the whole series was the coloring. The colors of some plastic elements have changed, the Excel aluminum rims have become black. The 2017 Suzuki RM-Z450 is powered by the same 449cc 4T DOHC powerplant with a five-speed transmission. Suzuki's proprietary Holeshot Assist Control (S-HAC) launch control system operates in three modes. Showa SFF-Air air forks are installed on the front of the motorcycle, and a Showa progressive system with a Showa monoshock is installed on the rear. Suzuki RM-Z250 2017 uses a suspension from another manufacturer. Up front is a KYB PSF2 air fork, rear is a KYB monoshock. The S-HAC tri-mode launch control system remains unchanged. The 2017 Suzuki RM-Z250 uses a suspension from a different manufacturer. Up front is a KYB PSF2 air fork, rear is a KYB monoshock. The three-mode S-HAC launch control system remains unchanged.
By Azali Minyki
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