1979 Suzuki GS1000

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This 1979 Suzuki GS1000 was acquired by the selling dealer in summer 2019, reportedly after spending time as part of a collection in Las Vegas, Nevada under previous ownership. The bike is finished in a Yoshimura-inspired blue and white color scheme, and power is from a 997cc DOHC inline-four paired with a five-speed transmission. Modifications include a Yoshimura muffler and rear coilovers as well as Contour ProTaper motocross-style handlebars. Carburetor tuning is said to have been performed in preparation for the sale. This GS1000S is offered in Idaho with a clean Colorado title.

1979 Suzuki GS1000

The bike is finished in blue and white with black striping, and Yoshimura decals have been applied to its fuel tank. A matching fairing with a windscreen is fitted around the headlight.

1979 Suzuki GS1000

Black wheels are shod with Continental Road Attack tires, and braking is provided by Tokico calipers and slotted discs which are doubled up front. Nicetect coilovers are fitted at the rear.

1979 Suzuki GS1000

Contour ProTaper handlebars have been installed, and instrumentation consists of a 140-mph speedometer, a tachometer with an 8,500-rpm redline, and a five-digit odometer reading approximately 35k miles.

1979 Suzuki GS1000

The air-cooled, eight-valve 997cc DOHC inline-four was factory rated at 92 horsepower when new and is paired with a five-speed gearbox. A polished four-into-one exhaust header feeds a Yoshimura muffler with a carbon fiber cone tip. Carburetor cleaning and tuning was performed by the selling dealer in anticipation of the sale.

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