2002 | RM85/RM85L

Engine displacement increased to 85 cm³ for regulatory compliance


To comply with changes to the regulations issued by the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM), the bore × stroke dimensions were increased from 46.5 × 46.8 mm in the RM80/L to 48 × 46.8 mm, raising the displacement of the engine to 85 cm³. The RM85/RM85L also feature Suzuki’s first inverted front forks in this class.

RM85 RM85L
Dimensions and weight Dimensions Overall length 1,805 mm 1,895 mm
Overall width 735 mm
Overall height 1,100 mm 1,165 mm 
Wheelbase 1,240 mm 1,280 mm
Weight 65 kg 69 kg
Engine Engine type 2-stroke, 1-cylinder, liquid-cooled
Engine displacement 84.7 cm³
Bore x stroke 48.0 mm × 46.8 mm
Maximum power 22.0kW(29.9PS) / 12,000rpm
Maximum torque 17.6N-m / 11,000rpm
Transmission 6-speed constant mesh
Front tire size 70/100-17-40M 70/100-19-42M
Rear tire size 90/100-14-49M 90/100-16-52M