2017 Suzuki GW250

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2017 GW250

The Suzuki GW250 is an intelligent motorcycle in a class of its own. When you wonder if a motorcycle exists with electrifying style and affordability, wonder no more because the GW250 has arrived. It generates lightning fast low-end and mid-range power from its 248cc, liquid cooled, lightweight, two cylinder engine. The GW250 not only delivers on power but on comfort and style as well.

The striking bodywork provides an aggressive naked statement to many riders and is sure to break away from the norm. Its chassis is designed to provide the foundation for a variety of riding styles, while displaying the bike’s more visible and prominent features. Whether you’re roving city streets or are out on the open road, the GW250’s maneuverability and efficient fuel economy is the perfect choice for your daily transportation, and riding fun, needs.

Additional Features

  • 12-month limited warranty with unlimited mileage. Longer coverage periods with other benefits are available through Suzuki Extended Protection (SEP)
  • Three dimensional “S” badges on the fuel tank and upper fork bracket celebrate the Suzuki brand and its heritage of technological and styling excellence
  • A variety of Genuine Suzuki Accessories for GW250 owners are available including a large selection of Suzuki logo apparel

Chassis Features

  • The semi double-cradle chassis is designed to provide abundant support for a variety of riding styles and is the foundation for the visually strong bodywork
  • The well-tuned telescopic front fork soaks up bumps for smooth tracking up front – whether riding rough city streets or faster open roads
  • Rear suspension action is handled by a mono-shock system that stays hidden from view to augment the bike’s performance style. With seven-way adjustable spring preload, the rear suspension can be tuned for a passenger or cargo
  • The handlebar’s design and bend were developed to provide a comfortable riding position
  • The 5-way adjustable brake lever allows the rider to position the lever for comfort and confidence
  • Hydraulic disc brakes front and rear provide consistent and controlled braking whether commuting on city streets or roaming the open road
  • Strong three-spoke 17-inch aluminum wheels hold road-grabbing tires that can provide sporting performance through a variety of road conditions
  • The multi-function instrumentation displays a variety of information. In the center, there is large analog tachometer with convenient digital gear position indicator. It’s flanked by a digital LCD speedometer, odometer, twin trip meter, clock and fuel gauge readouts, a service indicator, plus LED alert indicators on the left
  • The bright halogen headlight is housed in a prominent nacelle that heads off the bike’s angles styling
  • Unique front turn signals built into the fuel tank and radiator side covers create a striking impression
  • The rear turn signals feature clear lenses like the front signals, and are well placed to not interfere with a passenger or luggage
  • The distinctively styled fuel tank holds 3.5 US gallons (13.3 L) of gasoline for excellent riding range
  • The comfortable contoured seat has a low seat height of 30.7 inch (780 mm) and also has passenger grab bars for comfortable two-up rides
  • The rear tail cowl finishes off the motorcycles lines in style as it links into the grab rails and taillight assembly
  • The taillight assembly uses double pane construction with a clear lens covering the red tail/brake lights

Engine Features

  • In-line, twin cylinder, 248cc liquid-cooled engine has rider-friendly power characteristics to suit a variety of riding conditions
  • A coupling-type balancer shaft fitted to the engine’s crankshaft reduces vibration and enhances rider comfort
  • Electronic Fuel Injection system (EFI) controls the fuel delivery and the ignition timing based upon the riding conditions to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions
  • The EFI also stabilizes the engine idle and helps provide nearly linear throttle response for clean, exciting performance
  • Dual head-pipes effectively route the exhaust through a pair of long and low chromed mufflers that are balanced to the side of the rear wheel

Key Features

  • Big bike looks and quality with a modern stylish design thanks to distinctive body work
  • Smooth-running, parallel twin sips fuel but brings more performance that its size would imply
  • Ergonomically sound riding position lets riders tackle any mission; from urban commuting to long distance rides – it’s all within the GW250’s wheelhouse

Transmission Features

  • A six-speed transmission, with gear ratios well mated to the engine output, further improves low- to mid-range power delivery

General Information

Manufacturer Suzuki
Model Year 2017
Model GW250
Model Code GW250L7
Color Pearl Nebular Black

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes Front / Rear - Disc
Tires

Front - 110/80Z-17 M/C 57H, tubeless

Rear - 140/70Z-17 M/C 66H, tubeless

Dimensions

Length Overall - 84.4 in. (2,145 mm)
Width Overall - 29.9 in. (760 mm)
Weight Curb - 403.4 lbs. (183 kg)
Ground Clearance 6.5 in. (165 mm)
Wheelbase 56.3 in. (1,430 mm)
Seat Height 30.7 in. (780 mm)

Drivetrain

Transmission 6-speed constant mesh
Final Drive Chain

Engine

Engine 248cc, 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, liquid-cooled, SOHC
Displacement 248cc
Fuel System Electronic fuel injection
Fuel Capacity 13.3 L (3.5 US gallons)
Ignition Electronic, transistorized
Cooling Liquid

Operational

Starting Electric
Suspension

Front - Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped

Rear - Swingarm, coil spring, oil damped

Other

Warranty 12-month, unlimited mileage, limited warranty