2006 Suzuki DR-Z 400SM

Motorcyclist Online helps you research the used 2006 Suzuki DR-Z 400SM before buying this Enduro bike. The 2006 DRZ400SM is made in Japan. Suzuki first introduced the DRZ400SM model in 2005. With front Hydraulic Disc brakes that will securely ...     read more
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2006 Suzuki DRZ400SM

2006 Suzuki DR-Z 400SM Base

Intro

The DR-Z 400 SM is a street-legal Supermoto machine. Japanese manufacturer Suzuki introduced the DR-Z 400 E / S / SM Enduro sport dual purpose motorcycle series in 2001. On-off road motorcycles are lightweight, and are as agile, stable, and maneuverable on trails or dirt as they are on pavement. On-off road bikes are designed to look like dirt bikes, but are mechanically constructed to effectively operate on pavement. They are a compromise between sport and comfort. The Suzuki DR-Z 400SM Base is no exception, although it is more of a road motorcycle than an off-road bike.

The 2006 DR-Z 400SM Base model is constructed from an aluminum / steel frame with plastic body. A four-stroke, single-cylinder, liquid/air-cooled engine with a five-speed manual transmission comes standard on this bike.

The 2006 DR-Z 400SM Base’s engine displacement to weight is 1.35 cc. It is put into motion by an electric digital/DC-CDI start and oversized braking system.

The 2006 Suzuki DR-Z 400SM Base’s standard dimensions include a length of 87.4 in. (2220 mm), width of 34.3 in. (870 mm), and height of 46.7 in. (1185 mm). It has a ground clearance of 11.8 in. (300 mm).

Although minimal, the DR-Z 400SM Base has standard digital instrumentation that features a speedometer, lap timer, trip odometer, and clock.

Other standard features include hand grips, driver/passenger pegs, exterior guards and covers, fork guards, side cover, front and rear fenders, and kick stand. Aside from a vinyl tail bag, the sport model offers no saddle bag or storage.

New For 2006
  • The Suzuki DR-Z 400SM Base sport motorcycle had no major revisions in 2006.

2006 Suzuki DR-Z 400SM Specs

  • Models: DR-Z 400SM Base
  • Engine Type: 4-Stroke, Single- Cylinder, Liquid / Air-cooled
  • Bore and Stroke: 3.55 in. (90 mm) x 2.47 in. (62.6 mm)
  • Compression ratio: 11.3:1
  • Valve Train: DOHC, 4 Valves, 4 Cylinders
  • Fuel System: Regular, Mikuni TM BSR36 Carburetor
  • Ignition: Electric Digital/DC-CDI; 6.5 AMP maintenance-free battery
  • Transmission: 5-speed Manual
  • Primary Drive (Rear Wheel): Chain
  • Fuel Capacity: 2.6 gal (10 l.)
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: Data not available
  • Brakes (Front): Single Hydraulic Disc; 11.8 in. (300 mm)
  • Brakes (Rear): Single Hydraulic Disc; 9.5 in. (240 mm)
  • Suspension (Front): Showa inverted fork; adjustable fork pre-load; adjustable rebound damping
  • Suspension (Rear): Single shock absorber; adjustable rebound damping; adjustable shock/spring pre-load; aluminum twin-sided swing arm
  • Wheelbase: 57.5-inch (1460 mm)
  • Seat Height: One-piece, 2 Vinyl, driver/passenger, non-adjustable; 35 in. (890 mm)
  • Dry Weight: 295 lbs. (134 kg)
  • Tires (Front): Tubeless; 120/70 ZR17; Tire aspect ratio: 70; Width = 120; 17-inch dia. aluminum wheel
  • Tires (Rear): Tubeless; 140/70 ZR17; Tire aspect ratio: 70; Width = 140; 17-inch dia. aluminum wheel

Accessories

  • Unlike some of its competitors, color options are the only ""OEM accessories"" offered on the 2006 DR-Z 400SM Base. You get your choice of black or yellow.

Key Competitors For The 2006 Suzuki DR-Z 400SM

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Available DR-Z 400SM Sub Models

2006 Suzuki DR-Z 400SM Base Buyer's Guide 2006 Suzuki DR-Z 400SM Base
Bodystyle:
On-Off Road
HP/Torque:
N/A / N/A
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