Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt. Ltd. has unveiled the highly anticipated Suzuki V-STROM 800DE in India. The all-new Suzuki V-STROM 800DE will be available in three colors: Champion Yellow No. 2, Glass Mat Mechanical Gray, and Glass Sparkle Black. Bookings for the V-STROM 800DE are now open, with a limited period introductory price of Rs. 10,30,000/- (ex-showroom Delhi).

Embodying the ethos of ‘Adventure is its Purpose,’ the Suzuki V-STROM 800DE promises to redefine dual-purpose riding, catering to diverse scenarios from touring to daily commuting.

Suzuki V-Strom 800 DE key specifications

  • Rs. 10,30,000/- ex-showroom
  • 776cc parallel twin DOHC
  • 84.3 PS @ 8500 rpm
  • 78 Nm @ 6800 rpm
  • 270-degree firing order
  • 855 mm seat height
  • 1570 mm seat height
  • 220 mm ground clearance
  • 230 kg kerb weight
  • 90/90 21 inch front
  • 150/70 17 inch front
  • 20 L tank
  • Low RPM Assist
  • Bi-directional quickshifter
  • Slip and Assis Clutch
  • 3 colour options
  • Champion Yellow No. 2
  • Glass Mat Mechanical Gray
  • Glass Sparkle Black
Suzuki V-Strom 800 DE India
Suzuki V-Strom 800 DE India

Kenichi Umeda, Managing Director of Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt. Ltd., expressed, “The debut of the Suzuki V-STROM 800DE marks a significant milestone for Suzuki Motorcycle India. It represents not just a motorcycle but a culmination of engineering aimed at delivering the ultimate adventure experience. With its comprehensive capabilities and blend of performance, technology, and versatility, the Suzuki V-STROM 800DE is poised to revolutionize adventure riding for enthusiasts nationwide. Our commitment remains steadfast in providing ‘best in class’ touring experiences to motorcycle enthusiasts.”

Devashish Handa, Executive Vice President of Sales, Marketing, and After Sales at Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt. Ltd., introduced the latest offering, stating, “At Suzuki Motorcycle India, we are dedicated to delivering exceptional products to our discerning customers. Following the overwhelming response to the Suzuki V-STROM 800DE at the recent Bharat Mobility Global EXPO, we are thrilled to launch this motorcycle in India. With its distinctive design, robust features, and modern enhancements, the V-STROM 800DE caters to premium biking enthusiasts seeking adventure and purposeful riding experiences.”

Powered by a newly developed 776cc parallel twin DOHC engine, meticulously engineered to deliver smooth controllable power and a sense of exhilarating performance throughout the rev range. Its sleek and compact design offers ample torque, power, and control with seamless throttle response, enhancing the rider’s personal adventure experience with enjoyment and satisfaction.

Suzuki V-Strom 800 DE
Suzuki V-Strom 800 DE

The engine’s 270-degree crankshaft ensures a smooth ride with ample torque and traction, accompanied by a pleasing rumble reminiscent of Suzuki’s renowned V-twin engines.

The patented Suzuki Cross Balancer system minimizes vibration, ensuring smooth operation and contributing to a compact and lightweight package that enhances the motorcycle’s agile handling.

Furthermore, the Suzuki V-STROM 800DE boasts a highly efficient liquid cooling system, a 2-into-1 exhaust system with dual-stage catalytic converter, and a Suzuki clutch assist system, reducing fatigue on long rides and ensuring smoother shifting.

Remaining faithful to Suzuki’s design philosophy and V-STROM legacy, the Suzuki V-STROM 800DE embodies distinctive styling cues. The iconic V-STROM ‘beak,’ positioned higher, signifies the model’s exceptional capability in handling gravel roads and challenging trails.

The V-STROM 800DE features a custom 5-inch color TFT LCD multi-information screen with night and day modes, accompanied by a convenient USB port in the left side of the meter cluster. The vertically stacked pair of distinctive hexagonal LED headlights, along with position lighting, taillight, and turn signals, ensure clear visibility and practical durability.

The V-STROM 800DE adopts a highly rigid new steel frame designed to provide the strength needed for rougher trails, excellent straight-line stability, nimble handling, and performance at highway speeds during long-distance touring. The narrow profile of the seat rails assists riders in better controlling the bike with their legs.

Equipped with Hitachi Astemo (SHOWA) inverted front forks with 220 mm wheel travel, the V-STROM 800DE delivers a smooth, controllable ride with stable damping characteristics, ideal for adventure touring. The spring preload and compression/rebound damping can be adjusted to match rider preferences or usage conditions.

The Hitachi Astemo (SHOWA) mono-shock rear suspension enhances agility and stability, with adjustable spring preload particularly beneficial for tandem riding or carrying a load.

With an impressive 220 mm ground clearance, the V-STROM 800DE offers exceptional stopping power and control with dual front disc brakes measuring 310mm.

The V-STROM 800DE is equipped with a 20-liter fuel tank for extended riding range, while the wire-spoked and semi-blocked patterned 21-inch front and 17-inch rear Dunlop wheels ensure stability and traction on diverse surfaces.

The solid mount seat provides freedom of movement for the rider, while wide tapered handlebars offer comfort and shock absorption on unpaved surfaces. The short windscreen with 3-step height adjustment maximizes visibility and protection during country trail exploration or gravel road riding. Solid grab bars on each side offer passengers a firm grip and add a rugged design accent. Integrated with the rear carrier, these bars facilitate the mounting of optional top cases available as genuine accessories.

Equipped with the innovative Suzuki Intelligent Ride System (S.I.R.S), the V-STROM 800DE empowers riders with advanced technology to conquer any terrain confidently and effortlessly. S.I.R.S. allows riders to customize settings according to their skill level and riding conditions, enhancing the V-STROM 800DE’s controllability, predictability, and overall ease of operation.

The advanced S.I.R.S. electronic systems featured in the V-STROM 800DE include the Suzuki Drive Mode Selector (SDMS), Suzuki Traction Control System (STSC) with G (Gravel) mode, Ride-by-Wire Electronic Throttle System, Bi-directional Quick Shift System (with ON/OFF settings), Two-Mode Antilock Braking System (ABS), Suzuki Easy Start System, and Low RPM Assist.


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