Suzuki VL800: history, specs, pictures

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Suzuki VL800
Manufacturer Suzuki
Also called , C50
Production 01-07
Engine 800cc
Sparkplug DPR7EA-9 '05-07 , '01-05
Battery YTX12-BS '05-07 , '01-05
Front Tire 130/90-16 '05-07 , '01-05
Rear Tire 170/80-15 '05-07 , '01-05
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The Suzuki VL800 is a motorcycle produced by Suzuki from 2001 to 2007.

The Suzuki VL800 is often known as the Volusia, however in 2006, its name was changed to the C50.


2001 VL800K1[edit]

2001 Suzuki VL800K1
2001 Suzuki Volusia 800 in Black
2001 Suzuki Volusia 800 in Black
2001 Suzuki VOLUSIA in Black/Red
2001 Suzuki VOLUSIA in Black/Red
2001 Suzuki VOLUSIA in Black/Red


  • V.I.N. #: JS1VS54A 12100001
  • ENGINE PREFIX: S509-
  • ENGINE TYPE: 805cc, Four-stroke, V-Twin
  • MODEL CODE: 41F
  • COLOR 1: Black - 33J
  • COLOR 2: Black, White - FP4
  • COLOR 3: Black, Red - FP3
  • V-Twin with chrome air filter cover on right side between cylinder "V"
  • Cruiser styling with flaired fenders
  • Shaft driven final drive

2007 C50[edit]

Suzuki VL800
Manufacturer Suzuki
Also called VL 800 Intruder Volusia, VL800 Intruder Volusia
Production 2001 - 2003
Engine v2, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 83.0mm x 74.4mm
Top speed 99 mph (160 km/h)
Horse Power 50.96 HP (38.0 KW) @ 6000RPM
Torque 50.89 ft/lbs (69.0 Nm) @ 3500RPM
Fuel system carburetor
Battery 9.4:1
Transmission Gear box: 5-speed
Final Drive: shaft drive (cardan)
Brakes Front: single disc
Rear: expanding brake (drum brake)
Front Tire 130/90-16
Rear Tire 170/80-15
Wheelbase 65.16 inches (1655 mm)
Dimensions L 94.29 inches (2395 mm)
W 38.78 inches (985 mm)
H 43.7 inches (1110 mm)
Seat height 27.56 inches (700 mm)
Weight 526.9 pounds (239.0 Kg)
Fuel capacity 4.49 Gallon (17.00 Liters)
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The Suzuki VL800 Intruder Volusia was a v2, four-stroke standard produced by Suzuki between 2001 and 2003. It could reach a top speed of 99 mph (160 km/h). Max torque was 50.89 ft/lbs (69.0 Nm) @ 3500 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 50.96 HP (38.0 KW) @ 6000 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a liquid cooled v2, four-stroke. A 83.0mm bore x 74.4mm stroke result in a displacement of just 805.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a single overhead cams (sohc).

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 5-speed transmission.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 130/90-16 front tire and a 170/80-15 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via single disc in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The VL800 Intruder Volusia was fitted with a 4.49 Gallon (17.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 526.9 pounds (239.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 65.16 inches (1655 mm) long.

In Media[edit]