2016 Suzuki RMZ 450

For all motocross lovers, the ability to maneuver a dirt bike through a course or when riding through the off roads, is of at most importance. It is for this reason that Suzuki will unveil their 2016 version of the RMZ 450. With this in mind Suzuki engineers have come up with a few modifications to add on to the proven performance of the 2015 model. They have made the chassis more stable, adjusted the suspensions, made the motorbike more lighter among other intricate modifications. They will retain the engine that has served this model so well, the four stroke, single cylinder that generates 449cc.

2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 front

2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 Review

The 2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 is going to maintain most of the architecture of its predecessor, however, some improvements have to be expected. It is going to have Renthal Fatbar handlebars. The measurements for this dirt bike are going to be pretty much like the 2015 model. That is it will be 86.2 inches long and 32.7 inches wide. The 2016 RMZ is going to have a wheelbase of 58.9 inches and ground clearance of 12.8 inches. It is going to have its front suspensions from Showa engineering, they will provide the 9-position compression and 12-position damping compensation. The rear suspensions will also be from Showa engineering and will offer 12-position compression and 12-position damping compensation. The 2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 is going to have a seat elevation of 37.6 inches, under which will be a fuel tank with the capacity of 1.6 gallons. In addition to all these, the 2016 RMZ is going to have double-piston caliper front breaks with 240mm disc. The rear breaks are going to have single-piston caliper with 240mm disc. Another thing will be that, the 2016 Suzuki RMZ 450, is going to weigh about two pounds less than its predecessor. this means that it will way around 245 pounds. This will definitely increase its maneuvering ability. Since it is a motocross bike it will come in complimentary dirt colors such as yellow and brown.

2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 rear

2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 Engine

The 2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 is going to maintain the engine of its predecessor. This engine that generates 449 cc, will be a four stroke single cylinder engine. This engine will also allow fuel to be delivered through injection and will also have a compression ratio of 12.5:1. This engine will be paired with a five speed gear box transmission. It will also come with a cable actuation clutch system which will be multi-plated.

2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 side

2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 Release date and Price

Because of the minor adjustments, the 2016 Suzuki RMZ 450 is going to cost slightly more than its 2015 counterpart. This will mean, motocross enthusiasts will have to part with about 8,749 dollars in order to enjoy this dirt bike. The release date has not been officially released, but rumor has it that, the launch will be in late 2015.

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