2022 Suzuki Hayabusa: Still Fast, Now Beautiful

Major upgrades have brought the 22-year old bruiser right up to date

Three Generations

Left to right: Gen 3, Gen 2 and Gen 1

2021 Hayabusa

New from top to bottom, but still ballistically fast

1340cc Four Cylinder

190bhp and 110.6 lb ft

Impressive Dynamics

Straight line speed prodigious, surprises in the twisties

Yellow Metal

No substitute for cubic inches

Chassis Unchanged

It was good already, so why mess with it

Mix of analogue and digital

Lovely mixture of old and new on the dashboard, matches the nature of the bike

Gone are the Curves

Sharper styling less distinctive, still imposing

Huge Silencers

Subdued sound at idle, screams like a banshee at speed

Brake-By-Wire

Top of the range Brembo Stylema calipers, still slightly wooden feel

It's Big!

Strap Yourself on and light the blue touchpaper

KYB Suspension

Gives remarkable ride quality without sacrificing agility

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