2022 Katana available to order.

2022 Suzuki Katana in Matte Stellar Blue.

For 2022, the Katana has received a host of updates, including:

  • New Matte Stellar Blue paintwork complimented by gold wheels
  • Introduction of advanced electronic controls
  • Katana logo printed on the grip
  • New ride by wire throttle control
  • New electronic throttle bodies, now ø40 mm bore size (replaces mechanical ø44 mm size)
  • 4-2-1 exhaust has been updated to meet Euro 5 standards
  • New radiator design with airflow resistance reduced by 18% and idle temp down by 1.5C
  • New camshaft with revised exhaust and intake cam profiles
  • New Suzuki Clutch Assist System complimenting the slipper clutch
  • Addition of rubber mounts in handlebars
  • Updated Suzuki Drive Mode Selector
  • Bi-Directional Quickshifter now standard
  • Updated Suzuki Traction Control System (5 modes and off)
  • Updated Suzuki Clutch Assist System
  • Updated LCD instrument cluster with new night colour
  • Front forks have changed from black to gold
  • Wheels now changed from black to coordinated colours
  • Rear suspension coil now changed from red to grey
  • Seat colour now a dark tone introduced on one section
  • Custom-designed ignition key sporting the KATANA logo

Carried over, the Katana still features:

  • Sleek, sporty profile with sharp, sweeping lines gives the distinctive design of the legendary KATANA a totally modern look
  • Sharp front end and clean, taut-looking rear end
  • Sleek, sporty profile with refined lines that convey a sense of speed
  • Distinctive LED headlight and LED front position lights design
  • Modern appearance that also offers retro appeal* (*Originating with design cues inherited from the legendary Suzuki KATANA)
  • Unique satellite rear fender extending from the swingarm
  • Suzuki logo decal inherited from the legendary 1980s KATANA
  • Two-tone seat designed for comfort
  • Custom black upswept muffler
  • Precision fuel injection system
  • Suzuki Exhaust Tuning (SET) system
  • Pistons engineered with Finite Element Method (FET), optimum rigidity and weight
  • Piston/rings weigh 3% less than the 2007 GSX-R1000 engine without compromise on durability
  • Iridium spark plugs for spark strength, easier engine starting, smoother idle
  • Long-nosed 10-hole fuel injectors on each throttle body
  • Liquid-cooled oil cooler versus air cooled oil
  • O2 feedback system for optimum combustion efficiency
  • Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Material (SCEM)-plated cylinders for improved heat transfer
  • Lightweight, compact and highly rigid aluminium frame
  • Lightweight, ruggedly braced aluminium swingarm
  • Fully adjustable Ø43mm (inner tube) KYB inverted front forks
  • Radial mount 4-piston Brembo front brake callipers
  • Low RPM Assist
  • Suzuki Easy Start System
  • Tubeless Dunlop tyres with an inner structure designed exclusively for the KATANA
  • Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
  • Comfortable upright riding position

LED headlight
The highly distinctive light beam of the vertically stacked LED headlight provides clear
illumination and helps make the KATANA clearly visible to pedestrians and other traffic at

LED front position lights and turn signals
The clear white position lights and amber turn signals provide high visibility, durability and
overall efficiency.

LED tail light and brake light
The distinctive design of these lights creates a sharp look, while the red LED lighting
scheme provides high visibility, durability and overall efficiency.

LED rear turn signals
Mounted on the unique satellite rear fender that extends from the swingarm, these bright
LED lights are highly visible and durable.

Katana (Japanese sword)
The design motif for the Suzuki KATANA
Kiwami “The height of excellence”
Represents Suzuki’s uncompromising commitment to design excellence
Hagane “Forged perfection”
Represents a commitment to delivering optimum performance and riding fun
Kiru “The decisive cut”
Represents the sharp, cutting-edge style of the Suzuki KATANA
Revised engine design with advanced electronics now added.
Now meets Euro 5 standards.
Less intake resistance on the new air box.
New camshaft for improved emissions and better balance at low-mid speeds.
Reduced vibration and less rider fatigue with rubber mounts now added.
Updated LCD design for day and night riding.

Order online now with Suzuki Australia.
Pricing originally was estimated to be $21,990, however official pricing later was announced at $18,990 ride away with 12 months registration.

Due in Australia mid-2022.

See our page here.