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Compare the 2012 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 vs 2012 Ducati Monster 1100 EVO vs 2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster XR1200X vs 2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster Nightster. The 2012 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 has an MSRP of $10,399, while the 2012 Ducati Monster 1100 EVO has an MSRP of $11,995, 2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster XR1200X has an MSRP of $11,799, 2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster Nightster has an MSRP of $9,999.
 

KEY FACTS

       
Manufacturer Suzuki Ducati Harley-Davidson Harley-Davidson
Model V-Strom Monster Sportster Sportster
Year 2012 2012 2012 2012
Class Standard Standard Standard Standard
Country of Origin Japan Italy USA USA
MSRP $10,399

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$11,995

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$11,799

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$9,999

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Warranty 12 months 24 months 24 months 24 months
 

Engine

       
Cylinders 2 2 2 2
Compression Ratio 11.3:1 11.3:1 10.0:1 9.7:1
Engine Stroke 4-Stroke 4-Stroke 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Displacement (cc) 996 1078 1201.2 1201.2
Valve Configuration DOHC SOHC OHV - Pushrod OHV - Pushrod
Starter Electric Electric Electric Electric
Cooling Liquid Air Air Air
Engine Type V Twin Longitudinal Twin V Twin V Twin
 

Seat Specifications

       
Number Of Seats 2 2 2 1
Seat Height (in) 33.1 31.9 29.2 25.7
 

Front Suspension

       
Front Suspension Size (in) 1.7 1.7 43
Front Travel (in) 6.3 5.1
Front Suspension Type Telescopic Fork Inverted Fork Inverted Fork Telescopic Fork
 

Rear Suspension

       
Rear Travel (in) 6.3 5.8
Rear Suspension Brand Name Sachs Showa
Rear Suspension Type Twin Sided Swing Arm Single Sided Swing Arm Twin Sided Swing Arm Twin Sided Swing Arm
 

Dimensions

       
Ground Clearance (in) 6.5 5.9 3.9
Trail (in) 5.2 4.6
Width (in) 35.8
Wheelbase (in) 60.4 57.1 60 59.8
Length (in) 90.4 87.6 85.8
 

Capacities

       
Fuel Capacity (gal) 5.8 3.6 3.5 3.3
 

Misc

       
Major Revision Year 2011 2011 2007
Year 2012 2012 2012 2012
Manufacturer Country Japan Italy USA USA
Generic Type (Primary) Standard Standard Standard Standard
 

Weight

       
Dry Weight (lbs) 373 551 545
 

Transmission

       
Number Of Speeds 6 6 5 5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel) Chain Chain Belt Belt
Transmission Type Manual Manual Manual Manual
Reverse No No No No
 

Brakes

       
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Disc Hydraulic Disc Hydraulic Disc Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Type Dual Hydraulic Disc Dual Hydraulic Disc Dual Hydraulic Disc Hydraulic Disc
 

Tires

       
Rear Tire (Full Spec) 150/70 R17M/C 69H Pirelli Diablo Rosso 180/55 ZR17 Dunlop Qualifier 180/55 ZR17 73W Michelin Scorcher 150/80 R16 77H
Front Tire (Full Spec) 110/80 R19M/C 59H Pirelli Diablo Rosso 120/70 ZR17 Dunlop Qualifier 120/70 ZR18 59W Michelin Scorcher 100/90 R19 57H
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2012 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 vs 2012 Ducati Monster 1100 EVO vs 2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster XR1200X vs 2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster Nightster