2018 Suzuki DR200S


The 2018 Suzuki DR200S is the affordable motorcycle that can tackle a dirt trail or be a street commuter that gets 88MPG with its reliable 199cc engine complete with push-button electric-starting, telescopic front forks, a 3.3 gallon tank, and abundant torque. This makes the DR200S is the intelligent choice for trail enthusiasts and commuters alike. With sharp, competition-like styling, a choice of Champion Yellow or Solid Special White bodywork with new, distinctive graphics, and a reasonable 33.3 inch seat height, this 278 pound cycle delivers the agile maneuverability and fun Suzuki is known for.

Chassis Features

  • Influenced by the high-performance style of the RM-Z series, the ergonomic design makes the DR200S a better fit to a wider range of riders for the dirt and the pavement
  • Compact and sturdy high-tensile strength steel pipe frame
  • Telescopic front forks and single shock absorber rear suspension with adjustable spring preload have sufficient wheel travels of both front and rear 8.1 inches
  • Front disc and rear drum brakes deliver reliable stopping power
  • Large front and thick rear tires with special tread patterns are designed for smooth riding for on and off the pavement
  • Backward-folding rearview mirrors, gearshift and brake pedals help reduce damage from obstacle impact
  • Electric start system provides convenient operation and features a lightweight starter motor and a compact, maintenance-free battery
  • A 60 / 55 watt H4 halogen headlight can help extend your riding session
  • The taillight and turn signals match the sleek style of the seat and bodywork
  • The on-road legal lighting is complemented with rubber-mounted turn signals and horn

Engine Features

  • Ultra-reliable 199 cc, 1-cylinder, air-cooled, SOHC engine provides just the right amount of torque and horsepower to power your ride
  • Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Material (SCEM) coated aluminum cylinder is used for durability, weight reduction and superior heat transfer
  • Push-button electric start fires up the bike consistently, powered by a small and reliable battery
  • Digitally controlled CDI ignition system to match ignition timing throughout the engine rpm range
  • Five-speed transmission with gear ratios suitable for a wide variety of riding conditions
  • Cable-operated, quick-action rack-and-pinion clutch design ensures light and positive operation
  • Engine power routes to the rear wheel via a low-maintenance, long-life sealed chain

General Information

Manufacturer Suzuki
Model Year 2018
Model DR200S
Model Code DR200SL8
Color Champion Yellow No. 2



Front - Disc

Rear - Drum


Front - 70/100-21 M/C 44P tube type

Rear - 100/90-18 M/C 56P tube type


Length 84.8 in. (2,155 mm)
Height 44.9 in. (1,140 mm)
Width 31.7 in. (805 mm)
Weight 278 lb. (126 kg)
Ground Clearance 10 in. (255 mm)
Wheelbase 55.3 in. (1,405 mm)
Seat Height 33.3 in. (845 mm)


Transmission 5-speed constant mesh, wet multi-plate
Final Drive Chain,DID525V9, 110 links



Headlight - 12V 60/55W

Tail Light - 12V 21/5W


Engine 4-stroke, SOHC
Displacement 199 cc (12.1 ci)
Bore x Stroke 2.6 x 2.29 in. (66 x 58.2 mm)
Compression Ratio 9.4:1
Carburetion Mikuni BST31SS, single
Fuel Capacity 3.2 gal. (12 l)
Ignition Electronic (CDI)
Cooling Air
Lubrication Wet sump


Starting Electric

Front - Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped

Rear - Link type, coil spring, oil damped


Additional Colors

Champion Yellow No. 2

Solid Special White No. 2

Warranty 12 Month, unlimited mileage, limited warranty.