Suzuki GS500E (1989-94)

Make Model: Suzuki GS 500E


Year: 1989 – 94
Engine: Four stroke, parallel twin cylinder, DOHC, 4 valves
Capacity: 487 cc / 29.7 cub in.
Bore x Stroke: 74 x 56.6 mm
Compression Ratio: 9.0:1
Cooling System: Air Cooled
Induction: 2 x 33mm Mikuni BST carburetors
Starting: Electric
Max Power: 28.7 kW / 39 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Max Torque: 35.9 Nm / 3.66 kgf-m / 26.5 lb-ft @ 5900 rpm
Frame: Twin spar
Transmission: 6 Speed
Final Drive: Chain
Wheelbase: 1400 mm / 55.1 in.
Seat Height: 759 mm / 29.9 in.
Rake: 25.5 degrees
Trail: 94 mm / 3.8 in.
Front Suspension: Telescopic forks, 7-way preload adjustment
Front Wheel Travel: 119 mm / 4.7 in.
Rear Suspension: Rising rate single shock, 7-way preload adjustment
Rear Wheel travel: 114 mm / 4.5 in.

Front Brakes: Single 310mm disc, 2 piston caliper
Rear Brakes: Single 250mm disc, 2 piston caliper
Front Tyre: 110/70 H17, Bridgestone Exedra G550
Rear Tyre: 130/70 H17, Bridgestone Exedra G550
Dry-Weight: 177 kg / 390 lbs
Wet-Weight: 189 kg / 417 lbs
GVWR: 383 kg / 845 lbs
Load Capacity (full tank): 194 kg / 428 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 17 Litres / 4.5 US gal / 3.7 Imp gal
Average Consumption: 4.5 L/100 km / 22 km/L / 52 US mpg / 63 Imp mpg
Braking: 48 km/h / 30 mph – 0: 7.6 m / 25 ft
Braking: 97 km/h / 60 mph – 0: 32 m / 105 ft
Standing 1/4 Mile: 13.75 sec / 152 km/h / 94.3 mph
Standing 0 – 97 km/h / 60 mph: 4.9 sec
Acc: 64 – 97 km/h / 40 – 60 mph: 6.1 sec
Acc: 97 – 129 km/h / 60 – 80 mph: 7.7 sec
Top Speed: 174 km/h / 108 mph
Review: Cycle World


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