Is the bandit 1200 a good bike?

Is the bandit 1200 a good bike?

The GSF1200 Bandit is a decent bike which handles well on most roads. It’s the ideal commuter bike and can acquit itself in both low gear and when gunning it on the open road and offers plenty of power for the average rider.

What horsepower is a 1200 bandit?

The Suzuki Bandit 1200 (a.k.a. Suzuki GSF1200) was the 2nd largest displacement of all motorcycles in the Suzuki Bandit series. Released from 1996 to 2006, this sport-tourer featured a 106-hp power output and 71.6 ft-lb maximum torque and came in full-faired and naked versions.

What years was the Suzuki Bandit made?

The Suzuki Bandit is a series of standard motorcycles produced by Suzuki since 1989. The Bandit series includes the following models: GSX150, 147 cc liquid-cooled (2018–present) GSF250, 248 cc liquid-cooled (1989–2000)

Is the bandit a good bike?

But overall the Bandit handles well enough for most and its upright stance makes it a comfortable and practical bike. For the money, you certainly won’t be complaining until it comes to the brakes – the sliding calipers need quality aftermarket pads and braided steel hoses to get the best from them.

What does f1 mean on a Suzuki motorcycle?

The FI is for Fuel Injection on the ’06’s. I would assume it’s the same for all. My red light and indicator came on this morning, I let it run for 15 mins. I shut the bike off, then restarted it, and now it’s off.

What is the Suzuki Bandit 1200?

The GSF1200 Bandit, or Suzuki Bandit 1200 as everyone calls it, was a game-changing motorcycle.

What went wrong with the KTM Bandit 1200?

One definite problem with the Bandit 1200 was some of the stock equipment and parts in early models. The stock shock, for example, as well as the easily-corroded exhaus t, and even the brakes had to be upgraded to get to a more pleasing level for many riders.

How much horsepower does a Ford Bandit 1200 have?

Not the most sophisticated, the Bandit 1200’s lump had always been carbed and air/oil-cooled with fuel-injection only arriving alongside the water-cooled engine in 2006. However if you want grunt then the Bandit will deliver and it packs a fairly hefty of torque with 100bhp.