Together with the Burgman 400, the next generation Suzuki GSX-S1000 has also landed in Malaysia.
Despite no official announcement from Suzuki Malaysia, the GSX-S1000 is available for RM76,900 (according to local dealership).
Six years after the first generations, the Suzuki GSX-S1000 returns in 2021, with all the latest upgrade.
For 2021, the GSX-S1000 received major styling, electronic and engine upgrade.
The overall look of the new all-new GSX-S1000 now stands out with the futuristic overlapping hexagonal LED headlight at the front.
According to Suzuki, a part of creating a futuristic look, these new hexagonal lights display a wider and brighter light.
The motorcycle also displays a sleeker and slim silhouette that continues from the 19L tank to the tail.
The 2021 GSX-S1000 boast a host of riding aids which includes:
- new ride-by-wire throttle
- Suzuki Intelligent Ride System (SIRS)
- Suzuki Drive Mode Selector (SDMS)
- Suzuki Clutch Assist
- Traction Control with five modes
- Digital LCD dash
Suzuki also threw in a quickshifter system as standard.
Despite the apparent styling updates, the most extensive upgrades focused on the 999cc engine.
Now Euro 5 compliant, the 2nd-gen GSX-S1000 offers 150hp @ 11,000rpm compared to the 143hp found on the 2015 model.
The new motorcycle also received a new intake, new exhaust camshaft, new valve springs, clutch and airbox.