The V-Strom 1000 is dedicated to the simple concept that every road should be open for adventure. With its one-of-a-kind combination of features, the V-Strom is engineered to perform with style and comfort across town - or help you enjoy the excitement of a tight, twisty two-lane country road. With its outstanding overall performance and versatility, the V-Strom is the perfect choice for the sport-adventure rider. Wherever you ride, you'll appreciate the V-Strom's 90-degree V-twin engine, providing incredible low-end and mid-range torque for thrilling acceleration. Its rigid chassis and advanced suspension combine for outstanding handling on a variety of roads. At the same time, it's designed for smooth, comfortable highway cruising, so every weekend you'll be looking for a new adventure. With the 2006 Suzuki V-Strom 1000, the excitement is just beginning.