2012 Suzuki Vstrom


28166 Miles
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Dealer Insights

Excellent overall condition, 2012 Suzuki Vstrom with Saddelmen gel channel seat, tall Vstream windshield and Givi Trekker saddlebags. The bags can be used as side bags or top case. The DL1000 has a reputation for lasting huge mileage and this one has come from a good home. Listed well under NADA book.


You need two things for an unforgettable sport-adventure. The first is a road with twits and turns that lead from one spectacular view to another. The second is a bike with the performance to make the most of every mile - and there's no better machine to do that than the V-Strom 1000. It has a Suzuki fuel-injected, 90-degree V-twin engine tuned for incredible low-end and mid-range torque, so you can tap into thrilling acceleration in every gear. It has a lightweight rigid chassis and advanced suspension to provide remarkably crisp handling even on the tightest back roads. When you reach the open highway, the V-Strom 1000 excels. Its smooth engine performance, aerodynamic windshield and ergonomic riding position provide a level of comfort that makes it one of the finest sport-touring machines available. With the Suzuki V-Strom 1000, the sport-adventure is yours for the taking.

Transmission Features

Upright, relaxed riding position, well-padded seat and aerodynamic fairing provide all-day-long comfort

Height-adjustable windshield for increased wind protection and comfort can be adjusted to three positions in a 50mm vertical range, work together with hand guards designed for maximum wind protection.

Engine Features

996cc Liquid-cooled, Suzuki fuel-injected, 90-degree V-twin engine with four valves per cylinder, dual-overhead cams and oil provides exceptional low-end and mid-range torque for exhilarating performance.

Advanced digital engine management system featuring Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve (SDTV), delivers optimum combustion efficiency for linear response, fuel economy and superior low-end torque along with low emissions.

Auto Fast Idling System (AFIS) automatically sets throttle valve opening during cold engine starts by monitoring coolant temperature.

Digital ignition system provides optimum ignition timing with separate maps for each cylinder to provide outstanding performance and smooth throttle response.

Semi-gear driven valve system simplifies maintenance and minimizes cam sprocket size and engine height for optimum engine placement. A short crankshaft and staggered transmission shafts further contribute to the light and compact design.

Lightweight shim-under-bucket valve system operates 36mm intake and 33mm exhaust valves, with valve timing designed to enhance low-RPM power.

SCEM (Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Material) plated cylinders for durability, weight reduction and superior heat transfer, working together with a high-efficiency liquid cooling system includes a compact oil cooler for optimum engine operating temperature.

High-mounted stainless steel exhaust system with aluminum mufflers tuned to enhance engine torque.

PAIR (Pulsed-AIR) system injects fresh air into the exhaust port after the exhaust valves open to ignite unburned hydrocarbons, further reducing emissions.

Transmission Features

Smooth-shifting six-speed transmission with sixth gear overdrive features a hydraulic clutch for light pull at the lever improving rider comfort.

Lightweight magnesium valve and ignition covers are complemented by a sound deadening plastic outer clutch cover.

Chassis Features

Lightweight, compact and rigid aluminum twin-spar frame and swingarm provide agile handling. A bolt-on sub-frame simplifies maintenance.

Cartridge-style 43mm front forks with adjustable preload provide 6.3 inches of wheel travel for a comfortable ride.

Link-type rear suspension features 6.3 inches of wheel travel and a piggyback-style shock absorber with adjustable rebound damping and a knob-operated hydraulic preload adjuster.

Multi-reflector 60W/55W headlights.

Easy-to-read instruments include a large speedometer and tach dials, plus LCD display for fuel level, engine temperature, odometer, tripmeters and clock.

Engine undercover panel is designed for ample ground clearance and sleek appearance.

Large rear luggage rack features a rubber-padded platform to help keep bags and luggage in place.

Rugged seat cover material enhances comfort and durability.

Dual front disc brakes with large 310mm rotors and twin-piston calipers, plus a single-disc rear brake with 260mm rotor and single-piston caliper provide strong stopping power.

Lightweight cast aluminum wheels with DualSport-style tires for optimum traction.

Large 5.8 gallon fuel tank for long-range operation.

Pearl Mira Red/Black

  • Bore Stroke: 3.858 in. (98.0 mm) x 2.598 in. (66.0 mm)
  • Compression Ratio: 11.3 : 1
  • Engine: 60.8 cu.in. (996 cc), 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 90-degree V-twin
  • Fuel System: Fuel injection
  • Ignition: Electronic ignition (Transistorized)
  • Lubrication: Wet sump
  • Starter: Electric
  • Warranty: 12 month unlimited mileage limited warranty.
  • Brakes Front: Disc brake, twin
  • Brakes Rear: Disc brake
  • Color: Pearl Mira Red/Black
  • Curb Weight: 525 lb. (238 kg)
  • Final Drive: RK525 SMOZ7, 112 links
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 5.8/4.8 US/Imp gal. (22 L)
  • Ground Clearance: 6.5 in. (165 mm)
  • Overall Length: 90.4 in. (2295 mm)
  • Overall Width: 35.8 in. (910 mm)
  • Seat Height: 33.1 in. (840 mm)
  • Suspension Front: Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
  • Suspension Rear: Link type, coil spring, oil damped
  • Tires Front: 110/80 R19 M/C 59H, tubeless
  • Tires Rear: 150/70 R17 M/C 69H, tubeless
  • Transmission: 6-speed constant mesh
  • Wheelbase: 60.4 in. (1535 mm)
All information is subject to change without notice. At Suzuki, we want every ride to be safe and enjoyable. So always wear a helmet, eye protection and protective clothing. Never ride under the influence of alcohol or other drugs. Avoid excessive speeds. Never engage in stunt riding. Study your owner’s manual and always inspect your Suzuki before riding. Take a riding skills course. For the course nearest you call the Motorcycle Safety Foundation at 1-800-446-9227.



Engine Type
4-stroke, DOHC, 90 deg. V-twin
60.8 cu.in. (996 cc)
Bore and Stroke
3.858 in. (98.0 mm) x 2.598 in. (66.0 mm)
Compression Ratio
11.3 : 1
Fuel System
Fuel injection
Electronic ignition (Transistorized)


Front Suspension
Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Rear Suspension
Link type, coil spring, oil damped
Front Brakes
Disc brake, twin
Rear Brakes
Disc brake
Front Tire
110/80 R19 M/C 59H, tubeless
Rear Tire
150/70 R17 M/C 69H, tubeless


60.4 in. (1535 mm)
Seat Height
33.1 in. (840 mm)
Fuel Capacity
5.8/4.8 US/Imp gal. (22 L)
Dry Weight
Curb Weight: 525 lb. (238 kg)


6-speed constant mesh
Final Drive
RK525 SMOZ7 Chain, 112 links


Standard: Analog
Standard: Analog
Standard: Digital
Pearl Mira Red/Black
12 month unlimited mileage limited warranty.