2008 Suzuki DR-Z125 (discontinued)

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Product Suzuki DR-Z125
Model Year 2008
Engine Size 125cc
Engine Type Four-Stroke, single-cylinder, SOHC 2-valve, air-cooled
Engine Displacement 124cc
Bore x Stroke 57.0 x 48.8mm
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Fuel System Mikuni VM20SS
Ignition CDI
Transmission 5-speed constant mesh
Final Drive 428 Chain
Suspension Front Telescopic, oil-damped
Suspension Rear Link-type, oil-damped
Brakes Front
Brakes Rear Single drum
Tires Front 70/100-17
Tires Rear 90/100-14
Overall Length 1835 mm (72.2 in.)*
Overall Width 770mm (30.3 in.)*
Overall Height 1060mm (41.7 in.)
Seat Height 775mm (30.5 in.)*
Wheelbase 1245mm (49.0 in.)*
Ground Clearance 260mm (10.2 in.)*
Fuel Capacity 6.6 liter (1.7 gal.)
Curb Weight 79 kg (174 lbs.)*

New Features

  • All new aggressively styled bodywork, number plates and graphics built to look exactly like the race winning RM-Z competition models

Engine Features

  • Compact 125cc 4-stroke, SOHC, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine designed for ease-of operation and low maintenance
  • Tuned intake tract and exhaust system for more low-to-mid rpm power
  • Five-speed transmission with link-type gearshift system for precise operation and positive feel
  • Mikuni VM20SS carburetor for smooth throttle response
  • Digital-type CDI ignition system with timing set to enhance the engine's low-rpm power characteristics

Chassis Features

  • Sharp off-road styling with fuel tank, radiator shrouds and frame covers patterned after RM-Z models; seat and rear fender inspired from the RM-Z plus handlebar, front fender and number plate shared with the RM85
  • Optimum wheel/tire combination to smaller riders: F: 70/100-17, R: 90/100-14
  • Lightweight and durable steel frame and swingarm
  • Lightweight aluminum rims for reduced weight provide agile handling and improved suspension performance
  • Long-travel, oil damped front fork and link-type rear suspension provide a smooth, compliant ride
  • Strong braking performance provided by single front disc brake with RM85 caliper on DR-Z125L - lightweight front drum brake on DR-Z125 - rear drum brake on both models
  • Available in two colors; Factory Suzuki Yellow and cool Black
Price $2,399
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