Suzuki made the Japan debut of its GSX-R1000 next-generation concept model at the 2016 Tokyo Motorcycle Show.
More detailed unveilings of the new R1000 are set for this fall’s motor shows and Suzuki is planning to release it in 2017. The company says that it’s in its final stages of development right now. The design concept is to create the “Number One Sports Bike” in all areas of performance.
Aiming for the top performance in its class, it is being developed to improve drivability through using the latest electrical system and emphasizing its potential as a base model.
(Translated by Greg Scott)