At Eicma 2021 the brand new Katana seems, with an up to date engine, now extra highly effective and in compliance with the Euro 5 laws, boasting a good richer technological tools and new colours. World premiere on the opening day of the 78th version of the Milan Motor Present.
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The bike was unveiled throughout the press convention held by the Gross sales Director of Suzuki Italy, Enrico Bessolo, flanked on the stage by three particular company, the riders Joan Mir, Alex Rins and Sylvain Guintoli. The brand new era of Katana boasts a colour vary utterly revised and advantages from quite a few updates, each within the mechanics and within the tools. The Euro 5 authorized engine rises to 152 horsepower and has a extra full-bodied and common supply.
The selector of the three SDMS driving modes and the “Aprisereno” system – traction management STCS with 5 ranges and might be deactivated are new. Within the transmission division, the “Cambiarapido” – Bi-directional Fast Shift System and the SCAS assisted slipper clutch stand out.
In the course of the presentation of the brand new Suzuki Katana, the particular collection GP Version and SERT Version of the GSX-S950 and the maxi bare GSX-S1000 had been additionally proven; till Sunday twenty eighth the information would be the important sights of the stand that the Hamamatsu Home has arrange in pavilion 22 of the Milan-Rho Fiera heart.
Suzuki Katana MY2022 nonetheless gives kinds daring and unmistakable of the previous, however in new and refined chromatic guises. New colours for the superstructures, contrasting rims and golden fork stays. Retro types are mixed with trendy options and a unprecedented consideration to element, the identical made by Japanese craftsmen in making the normal swords from which the bike takes its identify.
The engineers determined to not upset one biking already custodian of an ideal steadiness and to focus their consideration on the engine and on the technological tools. The four-cylinder energy unit, inherited along with the chassis from the legendary profitable lineage of the GSX-R, boasts countless enhancements. The updates strengthen the supply curve, improve the already extraordinary longevity and scale back CO2 emissions.
The bike reaches the utmost energy of at this time 152 cavalli, 2 greater than previously. On the identical time, the torque curve turns into extra common and stays on common at greater ranges. A brand new ride-by-wire digital throttle management ensures extraordinary sensitivity to the rider and interfaces with the brand new “Select your experience” system – Suzuki Drive Mode Selector, with which the rider can select between three completely different driving modes.
The intervention ranges that may be chosen for the “Aprisereno” system – digital traction management STCS, at this time are 5. Two necessary improvements stand out within the transmission division. The primary is the “Fast Shift” system – Bi-directional Fast Shift System, which lets you shift up or down with out utilizing the clutch. The second issues the latter, which, because of the Suzuki Clutch Help System (SCAS), provides the help perform to the anti-hopping perform. The Katana MY2022 is bought at a value of 14,190 euros.