BREA, Calif. – Suzuki is pleased to announce the addition of the DR-Z125 and DR-Z125L to the 2012 motorcycle lineup. These class-leading trail bikes offer a great entry-point for young riders looking to start off-roading on a Suzuki motorcycle.
“The DR-Z125 and DR-Z125L are excellent, versatile bikes that deliver legendary Suzuki value and quality,” said Suzuki’s Senior Communications Manager Steve Bortolamedi, “The advanced race-inspired technology and RM-Z styling is incorporated into the DR-Z125 and DR-Z125L, making them excellent off-road machines on the trail or track. They are the perfect bike for the entire family of riders looking for fun, versatile, off-road performance.”
The DR-Z125 and DR-Z125L (below) are mid-sized off-road motorcycles with full-sized performance and features. Their mighty 124cc 4-stroke powerplants deliver strong, tractable torque with a wide powerband for smooth, consistent performance across a range of riding applications, terrains and trails.
The aggressively-styled bodywork, fuel tank, and the two-toned seat and number plates of the DR-Z125 and DR-Z125L is derived from Suzuki’s championship-winning RM-Z competition motocross bikes. The advanced race-proven technology of the RM-Z models is also incorporated into every aspect of the DR-Z125 and DR-Z125L to make them unrivaled machines capable of conquering any trail or track.
The DR-Z125 features 17” front and 14” rear wheels while the DR-Z125L features larger 19” front and 16” rear wheels to suit a range of young riders. Dual hydraulic disc brakes give both models excellent performance and stopping power.