2010 Suzuki RMX450Z | Dirt Rider

2010 Suzuki RMX450Z

  • 2010 Suzuki RMX450Z

MSRP

$8,399

Displacement (CC)

449

Seat Height (in)

38

Wet Weight (lbs)

272

The 2010 RMX450Z from Suzuki represents the highest level of off-the-shelf performance found in a modern machine. Priced at $8,399, this Suzuki is a closed-course motorcycle designed for competition use on an MX track. Although engineered to be totally competitive in stock form, the RMX450Z is also the perfect platform to modify in order to meet your specific riding style, ability, and setup preferences. A 449cc 4-stroke engine delivers power to the ground, while the telescopic fork, fully adjustable shock and 272-pound overall weight work together to maximize the handling characteristics. Read a more in-depth test of the RMX450Z - as well as the rest of the 2010 machines.

Watch any major pro motocross race from the last 25 years and you're likely to spot a Suzuki running somewhere in or near the top five of the results. The yellow machines have been front-runners for decades, and more recently it has been proven that bikes like the 2010 RMX450Z have what it takes to get to the top of the podium in what is most definitely a stacked displacement category in 2010. From Travis Pastrana to Ricky Carmichael to Ken Roczen, Suzukis have proven their worth time and time again.

Specifications

Engine

  • Bore (MM)96
  • Compression Ratio11.6:1
  • CoolingLiquid
  • Displacement in CC449
  • Displacement in CI27.4
  • Engine TypeSingle-Cylinder
  • StarterElectric / Kick
  • Stroke62.1
  • Valve ConfigurationDOHC

Transmission

  • Numer Of Speeds5
  • Transmission TypeManual

Tires

  • Front Tire80/100 R21
  • Rear Tire110/100 R18

Brakes

  • Front Brake TypeHydraulic Disc
  • Rear Brake TypeHydraulic Disc

Suspension & Steering

  • Air AdjustableNo
  • Front Suspension Brand NameShowa®
  • Front Suspension TypeTelescopic Fork
  • Rear Adjustable Rebound DampingYes
  • Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-LoadYes
  • Rear Suspension Brand NameShowa®
  • Rear Suspension TypeTwin Sided Swing Arm
  • Seat Height (in)37.6

Other

  • Fuel Capacity (gal)1.6
  • Manufacturer CountryJapan
  • Manufacturer TypeMotorcross
  • Wet Weight (lbs)272.3
  • Wheelbase (in)58.3

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