2002 Suzuki DL1000 V-Strom


2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Full Specifications

Get to know the 2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm in exquisite detail with our meticulously crafted motorcycle specifications tables.

Click or tap on a navigation pane below to find your way through our highly detailed, categorised 2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm specifications.


2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Performance Specifications Table

Minimum turing radius2,700 mm

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Dimensions Specifications Table

Overall length2,295 mm
Overall width865 mm
Overall height1,335 mm
Wheelbase1,535 mm
Seat height840 mm
Ground clearance165 mm
Dry Weight207 kg (without fuel and fluids)

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Frame Specifications Table

Rake / Caster angle26 °
Trail length111 mm

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Engine Specifications Table

Engine capacity / displacement996 cc
Engine configuration4-stroke, Liquid-cooled, DOHC, 90-degree V-twin
Bore and Stroke98 mm x 66 mm
Compression ratio11.3 : 1
Intake air filtrationNon-woven fabric element
Electric startyes

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Clutch and Primary Drive Specifications Table

Reduction ratio1.838 : 1 (57 / 31)
Clutch typeWet multi-plate type

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Transmission Specifications Table

Type6-speed constant mesh
Gear ratio1st gear = 3.000 : 1 (36 / 12)
2nd gear = 1.933 : 1 (29 / 15)
3rd gear = 1.500 : 1 ( 27 / 18)
4th gear = 1.227 : 1 ( 27 / 22)
5th gear = 1.086 : 1 (25 / 23)
6th gear = 0.913 : 1 (21 / 23)

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Final Drive Specifications Table

Final drive ratio2.411 : 1 (41 / 17)
Chain typeRK525 SMOZ7
Number of chain links112 links

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Lubrication Specifications Table

System typeWet sump
Oil capacity3.3 litres (dry fill)
2.9 litres (wet fill, includes filter)
2.7 litres (wet fill, excludes filter)

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Fuel System Specifications Table

Fuel tank capacity22 litres

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Ignition System Specifications Table

TypeElectronic ignition (ECM, Transistorized)
Spark plug typeNGK: DR8EK or DENSO: U24ETR

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Front Suspension and Steering Specifications Table

TypeInverted telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Front axel travel160 mm
Oil volume505 ml (left fork dry fill)
505 ml (right fork dry fill)

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Rear Suspension Specifications Table

TypeLink type, coil spring, oil damped
Rear axel travel159 mm

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Front Brake Specifications Table

Front brake typeDisc brake, twin

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Rear Brake Specifications Table

Rear brake typeDisc brake

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Wheels and Tyres Specifications Table

Front wheel size19 inch
Front tyre size110/80 R19M/C 59H, tubeless
Rear wheel size17 inch
Rear tyre size150/70 R17M/C 69H, tubeless

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Electrical Charging Specifications Table

Battery voltage rating12 volts DC
Battery capacity12 ampere hour (Ah)

2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm Electrical Equipment Specifications Table

Headlight12V 60/55W W H4 high/low beam
Recommended headlightH4 bulb


Learn more about motorcycles...

As we grow our data we'll be creating neat little tools to collate and display the data you want to see, how you want to see it. There may even be an opportunity to compare different bikes against any of our detailed specifications. Hint, hint.

Want to learn more about Suzuki motorcycles? Don't miss our Suzuki motorcycle library.

Are you in search of another bike manufacturer? Our library includes data from a growing range of other motorcycle manufacturers too.

If you think we’re missing something, or you've got valuable expertise working on the 2002-2003 Suzuki DL1000 V-Storm, please give us a shout. We're ambitious in our plans to share knowledge about everything motorcycle. So, if you've something to contribute, please don't hesitate to reach out to us here.  

Leave a Reply