Suzuki Unveils 14 New Models for 2008

LAS VEGAS - Suzuki unveiled 14 new or significantly redesigned motorcycles and ATVs at the company's business meeting here today.

Newly introduced motorcycles include the long-awaited B-King, radically updated Hayabusa, GSX650F, Boulevard C109R/RT, Boulevard M109R2, fuel-injected RM-Z450, DR-Z125/L ($2,399-$2,599), and four-stroke DR-Z70.

Newly introduced ATV models destined for showrooms in the coming months include the KingQuad 750AXi and KingQuad 400AS/FS, as well as the updated LT-R450/LT-R450SE.

New models to be made available this summer include the DR-Z70 (MSRP $1,499), M109R2 ($12,699) and LT-R450/SE ($7,399-$7,499).

New models scheduled for release in the fall include the B-King ($12,899), Hayabusa ($11,999), GSX650F ($6,999), DR-Z125/L (TBA) and KingQuad 750AXi (TBA).

New models destined for dealers in the winter include the C109R/RT ($13,799-$14,999) and KingQuad 400AS/FS (TBA).

No word on when the new RM-Z450 is scheduled for delivery, but expect to see it well before the start of next year's off-road season.

Read more about Suzuki and its product lineup for 2008 in a future issue of Dealernews.