THANKS BANDIT! Budget but fun four-cylinder roadsters didn’t really exist before the Bandit. Suddenly we had the Fazer, Hornet and more… Few bikes did so much for so little. No wonder, then, it also proved so popular.
What the bargain Suzuki gave us
A WHOLE NEW CLASS RENTHALS
Previously, the preserve of hardcore dirt bikes. With the Bandit Renthal bars became an official accessory.
OUTRAGEOUS FUN EASY STREETFIGHTER
Before the big Suzuki, those wanting a Streetfighter had to butcher a GSX-R. With the Bandit 12 it came ready-made…