Suzuki VL800: history, specs, pictures

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2001-Suzuki-VL800K1.jpg
Suzuki VL800
Manufacturer
Also called , C50
Production 01-07
Class Cruiser
Engine
800cc
Spark Plug NGK DPR7EA-9 '05-07 , '01-05
Battery YUASA YTX12-BS '05-07 , '01-05
Front Tire 130/90-16 '05-07 , '01-05
Rear Tire 170/80-15 '05-07 , '01-05
Weight
Recommended Oil Suzuki ECSTAR 10w40
Manuals Service Manual


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]

2001-Suzuki-VL800K1.jpg
Suzuki VL800
Manufacturer
Also called VL 800 Intruder Volusia, VL800 Intruder Volusia
Production 2001 - 2003
Class Cruiser
Engine
v2, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 83.0mm x 74.4mm
Top Speed 99 mph (160 km/h)
Horsepower 50.96 HP (38.0 KW) @ 6000RPM
Torque 50.89 ft/lbs (69.0 Nm) @ 3500RPM
Fuel System carburetor
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)
Length 94.29 inches (2395 mm)
Width 38.78 inches (985 mm)
Height 43.7 inches (1110 mm)
Seat Height 27.56 inches (700 mm)
Weight 526.9 pounds (239.0 Kg) (dry),
Recommended Oil Suzuki ECSTAR 10w40
Fuel Capacity 4.49 Gallon (17.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual


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.

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