2012 Suzuki Hayabusa

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2012 Suzuki Hayabusa

2012 Suzuki Hayabusa 1340


The 2012 Suzuki Hayabusa is a powerful sports bike that simply put is not for everyone. This bike is designed for the serious sports rider who demands ultimate power and performance, supreme handling, and a bike that will make people stop and stare. The combination of unsurpassed power and sleek aerodynamic looks make the 2012 Suzuki Hayabusa a rare breed when it comes to sports bikes. This sports bike was first introduced in 1999 and has been gaining in popularity ever since that date. While there have been technological advances over the year the one thing that as always remained constant is the amount of power and the thrill that one feels when riding this powerhouse of a bike.

The power comes from the 1340cc, four-cylinder engine that is liquid cooled and is able to produce a tremendous amount of power. The transmission is a six speed transmission that features an oil spray to the higher gears that is designed to reduce the wear and tear as well as the noise during the open highway cruise. This engine delivers about 11 percent more performance than the previous models. This increase in power helps to deliver a smoother ride overall. Another key feature of the 2012 Suzuki is the Suzuki Dual Throttle Value (SDTV). This fuel injection system has dual injectors per cylinder which delivers better fuel economy and reduced emissions.

The aerodynamics and bright and bold colors are bound to make this bike stand out in the crowd. There are many different options available to make this bike custom and designed to fit the rider's unique style.

Overall, the 2012 Suzuki Hayabusa is considered to be one of the fastest bikes of its class and for that reason, this bike is not meant for the inexperienced rider. The tremendous amount of power of the 2012 Suzuki Hayabusa is reserved for those who know what they are doing and are seeking an exhilarating ride.

New For 2012
  • Instrument panel has been redesigned and now features four analog meter for the tachometer, the fuel gauge, temperature, and the speedometer. Also features an indicator for the Suzuki Drive Mode Selector (S-DMS).
  • Ventilation holes that are at the skirt of the cylinder designed for reduced pumping losses and an overall increase in performance
  • The alloy pistons feature a revised shape as well as a higher compression ratio. The higher compression ration leads to optimal performance in all types of driving conditions.
  • New graphics and colors available for the 2012 line. New colors include Glass
  • Sparkle Black and Candy Sonoma Red
  • A new 4-2-1-2 exhaust style system. This includes dual mufflers for increased banking angle, enhanced power and lowered noise overall.

2012 Suzuki Hayabusa Specs

  • Model: 2012 Suzuki Hayabusa 1340
  • Engine Type: 1340cc, four-stroke, horizontal in-line
  • Bore and Stroke: 81.0mm x 65.0 mm
  • Compression ratio: 12.5:1
  • Valve Train: Dual overhead camshaft (DOHC)
  • Induction: Liquid
  • Ignition: Electric
  • Transmission: Six-speed
  • Final Drive: Chain
  • Fuel Capacity: 5.5 gallons
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: TBD
  • Brakes (Front): Dual hydraulic disc
  • Brakes (Rear): Single hydraulic disc
  • Suspension (Front): inverted fork with adjustable rebound damping and adjustable spring pre-load
  • Suspension (Rear): Aluminum twin sided swing arm with single adjustable rebound damping and spring pre-load shock absorber and steering damper
  • Wheelbase: 58.3 inches
  • Rake: N/A
  • Trail: N/A
  • Seat Height: 31.7 inches
  • Curb Weight: 573 pounds
  • Tires (Front): 120/70ZR17
  • Tires (Rear): 190/50ZR17


  • Air intake carbon fiber covers that help to give the bike a custom look.
  • The air intake covers are molded from plastic and coated with either chrome or carbon to deliver a unique look to the bike.
  • Custom heel-guard covers in a variety of styles and colors. Made with durable material and will not crack, yellow, fade, or harden over time.
  • Custom waterproof cover made of a durable outer liner that is resistant to water and other elements. The inner liner is softer and helps to keep the bike in pristine condition.
  • Additional storage space can be gained by purchasing saddlebags or rear luggage racks. Saddlebags are made of high quality leather and do come in a variety of colors and styles.
  • Back rests for additional comfort for passenger. Gel inserts for riders seat can be purchased and will add additional comfort.

Key Competitors For The 2012 Suzuki Hayabusa

  • 2012 Kawasaki Ninja 1000
  • 2012 Aprilia Dorsoduro 1200
  • 2012 Aprilia Tuono V4 R APRC
  • 2012 Honda CRB 1000RR
  • 2012 Suzuki GSX-R 1000

Available Hayabusa Sub Models

2012 Suzuki Hayabusa 1340 Buyer's Guide 2012 Suzuki Hayabusa 1340
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