SUZUKI HAYABUSA - Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

  • Published: 24 October 2019
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    This is the story of a motorcycle that broke the rules and mold of what a bike should be! The Suzuki Hayabusa has established itself in the motorcycle community thanks to its absurd displacement, design, and its ability to go fast af in a straight line. This is the story of how Suzuki created a bike named after a bird that EATS OTHER BIRDS!

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Comments • 3 667

  • Kenzo
    Kenzo  37 minutes back

    Ever herd of the zx14r, js

    • Gary Jaurique
      Gary Jaurique  2 hours back

      Pleeeeeeaaaaaazzzzzeee more episodes on motorcycles. I have spoken

      • Ian Hebert
        Ian Hebert  2 hours back

        the lack of appreciation for the Holy Grail reference disturbs me...1:54

        • Lishang Lotha
          Lishang Lotha  8 hours back

          Why are you shitting your own video with your singing dude

          • prk 7
            prk 7  9 hours back

            Here comes the h2R fanboys...

            • Bertl Barm
              Bertl Barm  14 hours back

              11:05 who switches the gears?
              we are soo poor in europe we only have the aprilia RSV 1000 RC4 only 224 HP or so

              • Callum Evans
                Callum Evans  16 hours back

                Them busa boys out here today

                • Xd_Krystalz
                  Xd_Krystalz  19 hours back

                  I know i’m really late but “pop up headlights” needs to be a shirt

                  • RATED0A012
                    RATED0A012  24 hours back

                    When can we get a Yamaha video????

                    • tony riley
                      tony riley  1 days back

                      Do the Kawi ninja!!!!

                      • Mathew Brown
                        Mathew Brown  1 days back

                        Busabois unite🤣

                        • Stein
                          Stein  2 days back

                          The Ninja is a great bike and all, but it was overshadowed in Top Gun by it's main protagonist.
                          The F-14 Tomcat

                          • Punnya Chakraborty
                            Punnya Chakraborty  2 days back

                            Hercule Poirot mustache 😄

                            • alphamelvin
                              alphamelvin  2 days back

                              gpz was my first bike XD, then a zx6r (got totalled unfortunately) now a cbr600rr

                              • Cul Doode
                                Cul Doode  2 days back

                                If this bike Didn't exist... Then i wouldn't... my dad and mom meet because of this bike Lmao

                                • KIMLAY BEAT
                                  KIMLAY BEAT  3 days back

                                  Kawasaki H2, H2R New Brand

                                  • Jeremiah Broussard
                                    Jeremiah Broussard  3 days back

                                    I've seen one in person getting pulled by an old man in an old impala

                                    • Ristian Dale Sumala
                                      Ristian Dale Sumala  3 days back

                                      R u really flat earthers ?

                                      • Static Chavez
                                        Static Chavez  3 days back

                                        7:40 song?

                                        • James Correia
                                          James Correia  3 days back

                                          Is it possible for you to do an episode on the BMW S1000RR? Pleaseee

                                          • onosapien
                                            onosapien  3 days back

                                            Peregrine falcons dive at 240 mph give or take james

                                            • dezza718
                                              dezza718  3 days back

                                              who stretches a busa seriously

                                              • Reel Hooking
                                                Reel Hooking  3 days back

                                                Can someone turn on the A/C?

                                                • Bear Lemley
                                                  Bear Lemley  3 days back

                                                  They are fast as long as the road is straight

                                                  • Jeremie Pangandian
                                                    Jeremie Pangandian  3 days back

                                                    All of your videos are overrated

                                                    • Julian Pado
                                                      Julian Pado  3 days back

                                                      I can't stop laughing at 3:31 and the boy has a voice crack there bahaha

                                                      • The Internets
                                                        The Internets  4 days back

                                                        When you said it was named for a bird that eats other birds my first thought was, "Damn, Peregrine would be a cool name for motorcycle.", and then it all became clear a few minutes later.

                                                        • Grimmsha72
                                                          Grimmsha72  4 days back

                                                          You guys are that lame band that wears their own t-shirts while playing at a concert they are holding.

                                                          • Smokey Mower
                                                            Smokey Mower  4 days back

                                                            Do Ninja

                                                            • danny Dts
                                                              danny Dts  5 days back

                                                              H2 is better

                                                              • -2SteppinShiba
                                                                -2SteppinShiba  5 days back

                                                                There was a competition at my school where you had to make a car which has to reach the furthest to the end, so I literally made a motorbike and it absolutely destroyed everybody.

                                                                • Lawrence Daniel Bautista

                                                                  Song Name at 3:12 ?

                                                                  • the pnw mountain rider

                                                                    Up to speed on Indian motor company

                                                                    • Yasser Martinez
                                                                      Yasser Martinez  6 days back

                                                                      Though Doug Demuro was funny but this man is insane funny 🤣🤣🤣 won’t doubt this channel has so many followers cause this fella .

                                                                      • Thong Slapper
                                                                        Thong Slapper  6 days back

                                                                        A lot of bikes still don't read over 299km/h. Doesn't mean they don't go faster though

                                                                        • kenny west
                                                                          kenny west  6 days back

                                                                          Didn't even mention the busa killer zx14r.... Just jump straight to h2r tisk tisk

                                                                          • Ster
                                                                            Ster  6 days back

                                                                            I'm waiting for the inevitable on-camera heart attack... I only watch Nascar for the wrecks, same habit with this channel.

                                                                            • King Silent
                                                                              King Silent  7 days back

                                                                              Hakachu from gta

                                                                              • Paul Reynolds
                                                                                Paul Reynolds  1 weeks back

                                                                                They called it hayabusa because of the Honda blackbird .they said it was a blackbird killer.

                                                                                • lighght42
                                                                                  lighght42  1 weeks back

                                                                                  James: And a lot of people that bought em...

                                                                                  Me: ...died

                                                                                  James: ...modified em

                                                                                  Me: uh, OK

                                                                                  • MessageMan
                                                                                    MessageMan  3 days back

                                                                                    Exactly what I thought, ahahha.

                                                                                • Rahul Menon
                                                                                  Rahul Menon  1 weeks back

                                                                                  11:22 .... 🤣👍

                                                                                  • william dolezal
                                                                                    william dolezal  1 weeks back

                                                                                    My dream bike. I plan on buying one of these as soon as my ninja is paid off

                                                                                    • sharaj naidu
                                                                                      sharaj naidu  1 weeks back

                                                                                      Papa yam bought me here

                                                                                      • Chris Garcia
                                                                                        Chris Garcia  1 weeks back

                                                                                        Hyabusas are the worst motorcycle. Can’t turn, not super comfortable, not even the fastest in a straight line anymore. I don’t know why anyone would choose one.

                                                                                        • Azam Amir
                                                                                          Azam Amir  1 weeks back

                                                                                          I from malaysia. Suzuki company also have the most fastest motorcycle in Malaysia in era of 80- late 90. They have 3 model which is gamma, lizard and lastly the most fastest ever panther. The cc is 150. It is very fast. Even in standard it can reach 170 kmh. Because they are very light.

                                                                                          • TheWhiteTiger
                                                                                            TheWhiteTiger  1 weeks back

                                                                                            Hayabusa MF (yammi noob)

                                                                                            • J G
                                                                                              J G  1 weeks back

                                                                                              Ever since Yammie got a Busa I keep getting these damn videos

                                                                                              • Raymond Johansen
                                                                                                Raymond Johansen  1 weeks back

                                                                                                Still want me a first gen