Tagged: GS1000S

The Wes Cooley-ist: 1980 Suzuki GS1000S for Sale

The Wes Cooley-ist: 1980 Suzuki GS1000S for Sale

Today’s blue-and-white Suzuki GS1000S “Wes Cooley Replica” is a throwback to another era of racing, an arms-race by Japan’s Big Four as they built bigger, better big fours. Twins and singles are generally limited...

1979 Suzuki GS1000S “Wes Cooley” for Sale

1979 Suzuki GS1000S “Wes Cooley” for Sale

Suzuki’s GS1000S Wes Cooley replica was a sportier version of their big-bore standard, created to evoke the race-winning bikes developed by “Pops” Yoshimura and ridden by Wes to success in AMA Superbike Championships for...

1980 Suzuki GS1000S:  Then came the fairings.

1980 Suzuki GS1000S: Then came the fairings.

Note: This auction ended at $6500 before we finished the post. Congratulations to buyer and seller! -dc For most of the 1970’s most Japanese bikes didn’t have fairings from the factory. That’s why those...

1980 Wes Cooley GS1000S

1980 Wes Cooley GS1000S

During the late 60’s and early 70’s Suzuki’s stables were full of 2-stoke smokers. The competition had started coming out with big 4-stokes and Suzuki may have seen the winds of changes blowing the...