2007 Suzuki GZ Review


There were not many changes for the 2007 Suzuki GZ 250 from the previous year’s model. This cruiser is one of the best motorcycles on the market for touring and riding around town. This motorcycle typically offers the most value at an MSRP of around $3,250. The 2007 Suzuki GZ 250 is reliable and has better maintenance costs than most bikes currently available. This is also one of the most fun bikes to ride, it’s definitely not for racing on the track or off-roading, but it can be offer a nice relaxing ride while running errands or riding the local highway. Many motorcyclists would describe the 2007 Suzuki GZ 250 model as the ideal beginner’s bike.

This all-around class motorcycle has a total length of slightly over seven feet, a total width of around 32.1 inches and a ground clearance of around 4.9 inches. The five-speed manual transmission and single-cylinder four-stroke engine can get this bike up and over 70 mph pretty quickly in most scenarios, it confidently cruises down the road at 45 to 65 mph. The 2007 Suzuki GZ 250 has no problem getting up to around 70 mph while carrying two people. The bike comes equipped with a two-piece seat set. The 2007 models are equipped with foot pegs for both the driver and the passenger as well. GZ 250 owners praise its stability, handling and responsive brake controls that help make this both a fun and safe motorcycle to ride.

Riders also praise how efficiently the GZ 250 saves gas. This bike doesn’t have the most power, nor does it roar and intimidate on the street, it’s a fun way to get around for enthusiast and people not traveling hundreds of miles away. These bikes are so much fun that many riders consider taking them on cross-country trips. Riders living in major metropolitan areas love this bike because of how well it handles under pressure and in tight traffic jam situations. This bike is suitable for men and women, the novice rider and the more experienced enthusiast, and for young people and older adults as well.

New For 2007

  • The GZ 250 was a carryover for the year 2007. The MSRP for the 2007 GZ 250 is around $50 higher than the 2006 model. Overall, this 2007 model is an improvement from the previous year and is one for the best motorcycles in the cruiser class. The 2007 model's probability for accident risk is around 20 percent lower than the 2006 model. The 2006 GZ 250 has marginally better engine performance but the 2007 Suzuki GZ 250 model is much more likely to be free of problems and serve as reliable long-term transportation. There were virtually no significant changes to the GZ 250 model from 2006 to 2007. The 2006 model may seem more fun to ride but the 2007 Suzuki GZ 250 offers more value for the money.

2007 Suzuki GZ Specs

  • Model: GZ 250
  • Engine Type: 249 cc 4-stroke single-cylinder
  • Bore and Stroke: 2.84 inches x 2.41 inches
  • Compression ratio: 9:0:1
  • Valve Train: SOHC
  • Induction: Mikuni Carburetor
  • Ignition: Electric
  • Transmission: 5-speed manual
  • Final Drive: N/A
  • Fuel Capacity: 3.7 gallons
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: around 48 mpg
  • Brakes (Front): Hydraulic Disc
  • Brakes (Rear): Drum
  • Suspension (Front): Telescopic fork
  • Suspension (Rear): Twin Sided Swing Arm
  • Wheelbase: 57.1 inches
  • Rake: N/A
  • Trail: N/A
  • Seat Height: 27.8 inches
  • Curb Weight: 302 pounds
  • Tires (Front): 130/90 R15 66P
  • Tires (Rear): 110/90 R16 59P


  • The Suzuki GZ 250 is available in black and blue
  • Turn Signal Visor Set
  • Engine Guards
  • Custom Saddlebags
  • Master Cylinder Connecter Caps
  • Saddlebag Supports
  • GZ250 Windshield
  • Sissy Bar with Rack

Key Competitors For The 2007 Suzuki GZ

  • 2007 Hyosung Aquila GV250 2007 Kymco Venox 250
  • 2007 Kawasaki Eliminator
  • 2007 Yamaha Virago 250
  • 2007 Honda Rebel