2017 Suzuki Boulevard C50T

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2017 Suzuki Boulevard C50T

Ready for a highway run? With the Suzuki Boulevard C50T you’ll find yourself equally at home on the boulevard or the interstate. Its fuel-injected, 50-cubic-inch V-twin engine delivers abundant torque and is engineered for comfort. Its bold styling stands out in a crowd, while a long list of features make it ideal for comfortable long-distance cruising. Tour-ready features include a spacious riding position, aerodynamic windshield, custom-made leather-look saddlebags with studs, dual seats with studs, and a studded backrest designed for passenger comfort.

Additional Features

  • A variety of Genuine Suzuki Accessories for Boulevard owners are available including a large selection of Suzuki logo apparel.

Chassis Features

  • Strong, double-cradle steel frame supports a chassis ready for cruising or a full-on tour.
  • The styling incorporates timeless visual statements in the cruiser heritage: rich paintwork, glittering chrome and deep front and rear fenders with rounded ends.
  • A custom-designed, height -adjustable windshield provides classic styling with unique chrome garnish with Boulevard emblems and offers full wind protection.
  • Large-capacity, leather-texture saddlebags with Boulevard emblems and convenient twist-lock fasteners provide plenty of storage capacity.
  • Link-type rear suspension is shaped to mimic the hard-tail lines of a traditional cruiser, connecting a truss-style swing arm and a single shock absorber with 7-way spring preload adjustability providing 4.1 inches of smooth and response suspension travel.
  • A kicked-out, 33-degree rake and long 65.2-inch wheelbase provides a smooth, comfortable ride.
  • Stout telescopic front forks deliver generous 5.5 inches of smooth wheel travel.
  • Wide handlebars, forward-mounted floorboards, and leather-textured seat with a low seat height at 27.6 inch provide a comfortable ride around town and on the highway.
  • A beefy 15 inch rear tire and matching 16 inch front tire have wide white side-walls and are mounted to bright, spoke-style wheels for a nostalgic cruiser look.
  • Hydraulic front disc and drum-type rear brakes provide strong, reliable braking performance.
  • The wide, deeply cushioned seat with bright studs has a low 27.6 inches seat height that’s ideal for comfortable cruising and confident stops.
  • Wide, studded passenger seat makes for comfortable two-up rides. It’s stepped location on the rear fender allows passengers to see over the rider’s shoulder.
  • A passenger backrest, with a studded leather-like pad that pivots for maximum two-up comfort, perfectly matches the main seats.
  • The instrument cluster includes a convenient gear-position indicator, a large fuel meter, and a clock that’s always on display.
  • Bright multi-reflector headlight. Durable, efficient and compact LED taillight.

Engine Features

  • Narrow 805cc, fuel injected, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four-valve-per-cylinder, 45-degree V-twin engine is tuned for exceptional low RPM torque.
  • Sculpted engine features polished aluminum and chrome covers that complement the visually striking cylinders with symmetrical cooling fins.
  • Offset crankpins bring optimally balanced firing intervals and create a signature V-Twin rumble.
  • Suzuki Dual Throttle Valve (SDTV) electronic fuel-injection system maintains optimum air velocity in the intake tract for smooth low-to mid-RPM throttle response.
  • Auto Fast Idle System (AFIS) automatically sets the throttle valve opening during cold engine starts by monitoring coolant temperature.
  • Cutting-edge 3D-mapped digital ignition system using a throttle-position sensor helps boost the hallmark big V-Twin low-down torque.
  • Chromed and staggered dual-exhaust system mounted on the right side of the engine are tuned for responsive torque delivery providing a deep, rumbling exhaust note.
  • A wide-ratio five-speed transmission features a high fifth gear ratio for relaxed highway cruising.
  • Low-maintenance shaft drive is clean-running and has minimal torque reaction as it efficiently transmits power to the wide 15-inch rear tire.

General Information

Manufacturer Suzuki
Model Year 2017
Model Boulevard C50T
Model Code VL800TL7
Color Glass Sparkle Black

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Disc

Rear - Drum

Tires

Front - 130/90-16 M/C 67H tube type

Rear - 170/80-15 M/C 77H tube type

Dimensions

Length Overall - 98.4 in. (2,500 mm)
Width Overall - 37.6 in. (955 mm)
Weight Curb - 644 lbs.
Ground Clearance 5.5 in. (140 mm)
Wheelbase 65.2 in. (1,655 mm)
Seat Height 27.6 in. (700 mm)

Drivetrain

Transmission 5-speed constant mesh
Final Drive Shaft

Electrical

Lighting

Headlight - 12V 60/55W H4

Tail Light - 12V 21/5W

Engine

Engine 4-stroke, SOHC, 45° V-twin
Displacement 805cc
Bore x Stroke 3.26 x 2.92 in. (83 x 74.4 mm)
Compression Ratio 9.4:1
Fuel System Suzuki fuel injection with SDTV
Fuel Capacity 4.1 gal.
Ignition Electronic, transistorized
Cooling Liquid
Lubrication Wet sump

Operational

Starting Electric
Suspension

Front - Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped

Rear - Link style, solo shock, coil spring, oil damped

Other

Warranty 12 month unlimited mileage limited warranty. Coverage extension and additional benefits are available.