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Suzuki V-Strom 1050, 1050XT &1050XT Tour get new colours

Written by Nizam Shaikh

Suzuki recently launched the All-New Hayabusa and the All-New GSX-S1000 in the international market. The brand also updated the popular adventure motorcycle, the V-Strom with new colours. The Suzuki V-Strom in the European market now comes with added colours on both the V-Strom 1050 and V-Strom 1050 XT. The same colour theme from the V-Strom 1050 XT continues to the V-Strom 1050 XT Tour. The Tour model comes with an added three price luggage system.

New Colours

For 2021, Suzuki has introduced the new Candy Daring Red / Glass Sparkle Black colour option on the V-Strom 1050. The new colour features a Red beak and tank cowling along with a Black tank and panels and a copper gunmetal finish on the engine. The motorcycle also features black multispoke alloy wheels. The 2021 Suzuki V-Strom 1050 starts at GBP 9,999.

The Suzuki V-Strom 1050 XT and V-Strom 1050 XT Tour features Pearl Brilliant White / Glass Blaze Orange, a combination of pearl white and bright orange with block graphics. The motorcycle also features black wire-spoke rims and a gunmetal finish on the engine.

The second colour options is a Champion Yellow No.2 / Glass Sparkle Black which features a black tank and gold anodised spoke wire rims. The colour is similar to the Champion Yellow No.2 but comes with more black panels. The Blue seat and block graphic continues from the 2020 colour line.

The third colour option is a new Metallic Oort Grey / Glass Sparkle Black. This option features a grey finish on the beak and tank cowling as well as the tail cowling. The motorcycle also features blue anodised spoke wire rims and a black and copper engine finish. The motorcycle also gets block graphics with a blue and purple finish and a purple finish seat cover.

For 2021, the Suzuki V-Strom 1050 XT and XT tour also comes with a new Glass Sparkle Black. The colour is similar to the 2020 Glass Sparkle Black but comes with gold anodised alloy wheels, copper finish on the engine covers and gold body graphics. The 2020 Glass Sparkle Black features darker copper body graphics and black rims.

Suzuki V-Strom 1050 Engine Specifications

Powering the Suzuki V-Strom 1050 and 1050 XT is a 1037cc liquid-cooled four-stroke 90-degree V-twin-cylinder engine. The Euro5 emission-compliant motor with electronic fuel injection produces 107 PS of power and 100 Nm of torque. The engine comes with a 6-speed gearbox. The brand claims that the highly efficient engine can deliver a fuel economy of around 57.65 MPG which converts to approximately 24 kmpl.


The 2021 Suzuki V-Strom 1050 comes at the price of GBP 9,999 in the UK. The Suzuki V-Strom 1050 XT and 1050 XT Tour are priced at GBP 11,599 and GBP 12,799 respectively.

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