Greg Albertyn gave the production-based RM250 a long,
overdue U.S. Outdoor championship in 1999—Suzuki’s first
since Tony DiStefano won three titles
on works bikes in’ 75, ’ 76 and ’ 77.
old, condition is the most important factor. Parts availability is generally very good.
Collectors love really old Suzukis. If you find an RM from 1976 to 1978
with the original aluminum fuel tank in good condition, it’s like finding a
Picasso in the attic. The gas tanks dented easily and were often replaced
with plastic units. For a look at some classic Suzuki race bikes and intriguing