2013 Suzuki Learner Approved Gladius Arrives In Australia

Bringing its unique formula of a sporty V-Twin engine, advanced technology, slimline chassis and distinctive look, the highly-anticipated 2013 model of the Suzuki learner approved Gladius has arrived in Australia.

Featuring exciting new colours for 2013, the popular Suzuki 650cc street bike combines performance, style and comfort in a fun package suitable for a broad range of riders.

The sporty 645cc, fuel-injected, DOHC, V-Twin engine gives the Gladius a broad powerband with impressive low-range torque, perfect for your favourite road.

Including Suzuki’s advanced Dual Throttle Value (SDTV) fuel injection system, Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Materials (SCEM) cylinder coating and automatic Idle Speed Control (ISC), the Gladius is fitted with a range of technology to enhance performance while reducing maintenance requirements and emissions.

Spring-preload adjustable front and rear suspension delivers a smooth ride with predictable handling, while the SFV650 is fitted with twin dual floating 290mm front and 240mm rear disc brakes.

A comfortable, slim chassis features curved bodywork and elegant styling, with bold colour combinations between the bodywork and coloured steel tubing on the compact, trellis frame.

The Gladius sports a unique, European-inspired look with its stainless steel muffler cover, five-spoke aluminium-alloy wheels, sleek 14.5-litre fuel tank and a distinctive multi-reflector headlight.

The 2013 learner approved Gladius is now available in Grey / Black, Blue / White or Black colour schemes for a Recommend Price of $10,490*, backed by a two-year unlimited kilometre warranty, perfect for use by learner riders across Australia^.

For further information and pricing details on the 2013 Suzuki learner approved Gladius, interested customers should visit their local Suzuki dealer, who can be found through the Dealer Locator on www.suzuki.com.au.


  • Engine 645cc, 90° V-twin, 4-stroke, DOHC, liquid-cooled
  • Fuel System Fuel Injection, 39mm SDTV
  • Transmission 6-Speed
  • Front Suspension 41mm SHOWA telescopic forks with adjustable spring preload
  • Rear Suspension Link type, SHOWA with fully adjustable spring preload
  • Front Tyre 120/70ZR17, Dunlop Qualifier
  • Rear Tyre 160/60ZR17, Dunlop Qualifier
  • Front Brake Tokico twin-piston calipers, dual floating 290mm discs
  • Rear Brake Nissin single-piston caliper, 240mm disc
  • Seat height 785mm
  • Wheelbase 1,445mm
  • Length 2,130mm
  • Width 760mm
  • Height 1,090mm
  • Fuel Capacity 14.5L
  • Wet Weight 202kg
  • Colours Grey/Black, Blue/White or Black
  • Warranty Two-year unlimited Km’s
  • Recommended Price $10,490*

—   * Recommended Price includes GST, excludes dealer delivery and government charges.