1997 KATANA 750
Engine: 748cc, four-stroke, 4-cylinder, 16-valve air/oil cooled with DOHC and TSCC
Bore/Stroke: 73.0 x 44.72 mm
Compression Ratio: 10.9:1
Carburetor: Four Mikuni BST36SS
Lubrication: Wet sump
Transmission: 6-speed, constant mesh
Final Drive: RK50GSVZ2 chain
Overall Length: 2130mm (83.9 in.)
Overall Width: 730mm (28.7 in.)
Overall Height: 1180mm (46.5 in.)
Seat Height: 790mm (31.1 in.)
Ground Clearance: 140mm (5.5 in.)
Wheelbase: 1470mm (57.9 in.)
Dry Weight: 209kg (460 lbs.)
212kg (467 lbs.) CA model
FRONT: Telescopic, oil-damped, 4-way adjustable rebound damping.
REAR: Link-type suspension, 3-way adjustable rebound damping, 7-way adjustable preload.
FRONT: Dual hydraulic discs
REAR: Single hydraulic disc
Fuel Tank Capacity: 20 liter (5.3 gal.)
18 liter (4.8 gal.) CA model
New front forks with 4-way adjustable rebound damping.
High performance, 4-cylinder, four-stroke, DOHC 16 valve engine with the following features:
Short stroke engine design.
Twin Swirl Combustion Chamber (TSCC) with large intake/exhaust valves.
Dual overhead camshafts.
Suzuki Advanced Cooling System (SACS) with large oil cooler.
Thin piston rings to reduce mechanical loss.
Large flat slide carburetors.
Direct air intake system (DAIS).
4 into 2 exhaust system tuned for strong low and mid-range engine torque.
O-ring sealed drive chain lasts longer, requires less maintenance, and offers a smooth, quiet transfer of power.
Slingshot-type carburetors enhances throttle response and overall engine performance.
Constant velocity carburetors provide excellent throttle response and fuel efficiency.
Screw and locknut valve train system.
Automatic cam chain tensioner.
Maintenance free digital transistorized ignition.
Stainless steel covered muffler body.
Link type rear suspension with 3-way adjustable remote rebound damping and 7-way adjustable spring preload.
4-piston brake calipers with semi-metal pads.
Floating type front brake discs.
V rated front and rear tires with light, hollow 3 spoke type wheels.
Aerodynamically designed fairing and windshield.
Adjustable front brake lever position.
Handlebar mounted choke control.
Tripmeter and fuel gauge.
Large capacity fuel tank (20 liter 5.3 gal.)
Mounting tab for optional fuel tank bag.
Teardrop shaped rear view mirrors.