India has, unfortunately, never had the Suzuki SV650, but this middle-weight motorcycle is a legend overseas. For decades, the SV has always been a lovely road bike at an affordable price, while also being a favoured platform for racers on a budget. Now, recent patent images from Japan suggest that Suzuki is preparing to retire the SV650 and its venerable V-twin engine, whic will be replaced by a new parallel-twin mill.
New bike based on the turbo-engined Suzuki Recursion concept from 2013
Could come in turbo and non-turbo variants
Designed to rival the Yamaha MT-07 and Kawasaki Z650
It’s been seven long years since we saw the exciting Suzuki Recursion concept. This motorcycle had a 588cc turbocharged parallel-twin that promised power and torque figures equivalent to much bigger engines. That engine never saw the light of day. Then in 2015, Suzuki…