Line of sports bikes «Bandit» from the Suzuki Company was released in far 1989 and has immediately became very popular among bikers around the world.
Suzuki Bandit GSF 250 is a classic road bike that combines the aggression and power of a sports bike with usual characteristics of stylish roadster. Simplicity of arrangement, the presence of models with open frame and variations with plastic fairings, ergonomic landing of rider, forced induction engine, sports spirit and reliability of building allows to turn this model into a motorcycle, which can meet the needs of any biker. Body lines seem inseparable, which creates the effect of integrity of motorcycle, as it was allegedly created from a single piece of metal and plastic, diluted with small chrome inserts that add originality and style. The front suspension is represented with oil stands.
The panel of Suzuki Bandit besides the analog tachometer has an LCD screen, which has a variety of different functions. All the LEDs below the display indicate the position of starpoint and oil pressure.
Length of Suzuki Bandit GSF 250 is 2050 mm with a wheelbase equal to 1435 mm. Seat height is less than 770 mm, and the total height is about 1060 mm. The width of the motorcycle is 700 mm. Bike weight is144 kg. The front wheels are equipped with tires 110/70 R17. The rear wheels are mounted with tires 150/60 R17. Fuel tank capacity is 14 liters, with possibility of installation of a reserve tank of 3.4 liters.
Starting from 1995 the second generation of motorcycle Suzuki Bandit GSF 250 was produced; it was completed with a single engine with capacity of 38 hp, but equipped with variable valve timing. The absence of the 45-strong power unit was specified by Japan and its restrictions prohibiting the production of engines up to 250 cubic inches with a capacity of more than 40 hp. Besides the engine, the second generation of Suzuki Bandit GSF 250 differs from the original version with a design of the modified frame with a larger fuel tank (15 liters) and the presence of the fairings on the front rack.
Both front and rear brakes of motorcycle Suzuki Bandit GSF 250 are disc. At the same time the diameter of front disc is 310 mm, while the rear is 250 mm. Brakes work almost flawlessly, making its major contribution to the handling and good maneuverability of the bike.