Suzuki GSX-R1000 For Sale

The 2005 Suzuki GSX-R1000 is a dedicated sports bike and is powered by a 999cc inline four engine which puts out 178bhp. It was launched in 2001 with updates in 2003, 2007, 2009, 2012 and 2017.

Suzuki GSX-R1000

Pros / Cons

  • Fast, stylish, power, torque, handling
  • Finish, economy, brakes

What Is It?

It's powered by a liquid cooled 998.6cc inline four engine, producing 178bhp at 11,000rpm and maximum torque at 8,500rpm.

Features include:

  • Aluminium frame and swingarm
  • Dual 310mm discs up front with Tokico 2 piston calipers
  • 220mm disc at the rear with single piston caliper
  • Adjustable 43mm Kayaba upside down fork with 125mm travel
  • Adjustable Kayaba rear shock with 130mm travel
  • Steering damper, LED tail light
  • 4->2->1 Titanium exhaust system
  • 6 speed gearbox

Compared to the 2003-2004 model there's a new higher revving engine with Titanium valves, 14bhp more power, larger front discs, a new silencer design, new more aerodynamic fairing, narrower tank, 10mm lower seat, the indicators are now in the mirrors, there's a new slipper clutch, it's 4cm shorter and 2kg has been shaved off the weight.

A good 1.2kg is saved from the new frame, with 500g off the wheels, 350g off the fuel tank and some more from new battery / generator. The 3-spoke 17" wheels take a Bridgestone BT014 120/70 tyre at the front and a 190/50 at the rear.

Colours: Blue/white/black, black/grey, yellow/black, red/black

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Price Guide

Year Dealer Private Part Ex Mileage
2005 £4,000 £3,200 £2,800 15,300
2006 £4,250 £3,400 £3,000 14,600

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Popularity / How Many Left

Year On The Road Off The Road Total For Sale
2005 733 795 1528 99 / month
2006 602 595 1197 88 / month

Stats include those licenced for use on the road and those off the road with a SORN, by year of production. Source: DVLA

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