Suzuki Ads

These are just a small portion of the ads that we have for sale. None of these are reproductions, all are original. Most of these are large ads, larger than our scanner bed. Therefore the view shown on the page may not completely show the ad. They are placed in a plastic bag with a cardboard backboard for protection. Please e-mail us with your specific interests.


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1965 Suzuki
Black and white 9 1/4" x 12 1/2" ad for the versatility of these motorcycles. The ad has a picture of two Suzukis being ridden by cowboys as they do calf wrangling. One cowboy was sitting on the back of a Suzuki that was being driven by another cowboy and he hopped off onto the head of a calf and is in the process of twisting his horns to the ground. The ad headline warns to "Watch it! Suzuki are here". This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
March 21, 1965
Life magazine
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 7

1965 Suzukis
Black and white 7 3/4" x 10 3/4" ad with a picture proving what they can do. The picture shows a man in a fenced in area at Custer State Park in South Dakota "cutting out yearlings from one of the world's largest bison herds". The headline, in a grammatical error, says "Suzuki Are Here" and the text mentions pricing from $245.00 to $589.00.
August 1965
Playboy
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 21

1966 Suzukis
Full color 7 3/4" x 11" ad in their "Solo Suzuki" series. This ad, which claims that "You won't be alone", has a picture of a proud looking young man riding his White Single Cylinder Suzuki with an attractive young lady holding tightly on the seat behind him. The text talks about some of the performance features that these early Suzukis delivered.
April 1966
Playboy
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 11

1966 Suzuki
Full color 8" x 11" ad for how much Attention these bikes attract. The ad has an overhead photo of a man sitting astride a Red Suzuki and he is being attacked from both sides by fast-moving women and the headline claims you will get "More gals per mile". The text describes more of what you get with this bike and what it will get for you.
May 1966
Playboy
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 8

1966
Suzuki - Full color 8" x 11" ad that is devoted to the "Solo Suzuki" and pictured is the number of females that can be attracted to someone who rides one. The ad headline says that having a bike such as this will give you a "Quick pick-up". They claim that the Suzuki spirit will just naturally pick up everyone elses. They talk about their engine, a 2-cycle as opposed to a 4-cycle, providing more usable horsepower than a 4-stroke and the new Posi-Force lubing ends oil-gas mix-ups. They say that Suzuki is quieter and has more riding comfort and their warranty is a 12 month, 12,000. That, according to them, is 9,000 better than anyone elses.
August 1966
Playboy magazine
1
$7.50
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Suzuki 23

1967 X-6 Hustler
Black and white 7 3/4" x 10 3/4" ad for the motorcycle that is atttracting attention and converts. The headline urges you to Switch craft" and has a picture of a man sitting on his Suzuki X-6 Hustler with a bored look as he rests his chin in his hand and waits while the large group of people that have gathered around he and his Suzuki examine it to their heart's content. The text asks "Why is everyone switching to bewitching Suzuki?" and presents a laundry list of reasonw why it could be. It mentions several performance and durability reasons before wondering "is it the extra run - and fun - for the money the Suzuki 12 month/12,000 mile Warranty guarantees".
June 1967
Hot Rod
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 16

1967 Suzukis
Full color 7 1/2" x 10 3/4" ad in their Solo Suzuki series. There is a photo of a happy couple riding a Red Suzuki in the surf as the headline urges you to "Make a splash!". The first line of the text promises that "Solo Suzuki and the tide turns all your way". The text talks about their Dual-Stroke engines and compares the "Hup, two" with the needless "Hup, two, three, four" that a 4-stroke needs to complete a cycle. It talks about their big, waterproof brakes and claims to be "decked out specially to American size and safety standards", something that the British motorcycles were slow to admit the necessity of.
May 1967
Playboy
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 17

1968 500 / Five
Full color 8" x 10 1/2" ad shows an attractive lady leaning on a gold and chrome bike. Ad has the headline "The sport cycle that couldn't be made" and then answers "Suzuki makes it. The 500/Five". The text describes many of the features of this motorcycle and gives important specifications.
April 1968
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May 1968
Hot Rod
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 1

1968 Suzuki 500/Five
Black and white 7 3/4" x 11" ad that talks about the Sport Cycle that everybody but Suzuki thought couldn't be made. The ad has a picture of this bike parked with an attractive lady in black pants, black tight sweater and a black hat sprawled out on the seat looking at the reader with a confident glare. The text explains this is the world's first 500cc Dual-Sroke and runs off some of the performance times and speeds that it feels comfortable to run at. It reminds us that these are times and speeds that "most 750cc bikes can't muster". There is more than just the engine to talk about with this bike and they continue by doing just that. It also mentions the 12 month/12,000 mile warranty and says there is nothing left to do but solo it and find out for yourself.
April 1968
Playboy
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 19

1968 Suzuki X-5 Invader
Black and white 8" x 11" ad for this 200cc motorcycle. Under the headline "The dual-personality sportcycle" is a picture of this bike, up on its center stand, with two different ladies standing there. To the left is a lady with straight hair and wearing leathers ready for a ride and on the right is a librarian-type lady, white shirt and glasses. The ad text explains that this bike has enough of everything to please everyone, the "mild ones" and the "wild ones" as it describes the features you could look forward to taking advantage of when you owned one..
May 1968
Playboy
2
$7.50
View Suzuki 10

1968 T-305 Raider
Full color 7 1/2" x 10 1/2" ad that describes this bike as The next logical step. There is a picture of a Red T-305 Raider parked across a strip of roadway that seems to go straight into the setting sun. The text describes this bike as not one for beginners, it "was made for the guy who's been around, who knows how to handle a hot one". It claims that the quarter-mile times and top speeds compare favorably with the 650cc-750cc bikes that were considered the top of the heap. It claims to be the first in its class to have a 6-speed Constant Mesh transmission before talking about the Posi-Force lubrication and the combination header pipe and muffler. It talks highly about other features while reminding us of the 12 month/12,000 mile Warranty.
July 1968
Hot Rod
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 20

1969 T-500 II Titan
Full color 7 3/4" x 10 1/2" ad for the motorcycle that Suzuki felt would allow you to "Express Yourself". The large picture shows a young man sitting on his Suzuki and talking to another young man who is holding a helmet and standing next to him. The smaller picture shows a better view of this motorcycle and the text mentions "eight new Sportcycles" before giving some specific information on the T-500 II Titan and the Suzuki line in general.
June 1969
Playboy
1
$7.50
View Suzuki 18

1970 Suzuki Trail Cycles
Black and white 9 1/2" x 13" ad for the Trail Cycle that you can trust to take you into the countryside. There is a picture of a forest of pine trees with a Suzuki Trail Bike parked next to one of the taller ones. The ad headline reminds us that "Some people never see the forest for the trees" and the text explains that you can't get close enough with a car but a Suzuki Trail Cycle will get you close enough to "count the rings in a stump". This ad also gives a list of dealers in Michigan that were selling this product. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
May 22, 1970
Life magazine
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 13

1971 Suzukis
Full color 9 1/2" x 13" ad for the freedom that having a Suzuki will give you. Under the headline "Suzuki introduces America" is a picture of a man who has parked his bike on the edge of a body of water and is watching the sun set in the distance. The text explains that this motorcycle is sturdy enough to travel wherever you want to go in this great country. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
April 30, 1971
Life magazine
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 9

1971 Suzukis
Full color 9 1/2" x 12 1/2" ad for the life-style change that owning a Suzuki can give you. The ad has a photo of a peaceful looking man riding a Suzuki down a trail and the headline claims that "Suzuki declares freedom". The text explains some of the ways howSuzuki, or any other motorcycle, can wipe the emotional pain from your day away from your conscienceness.
May 21, 1971,
June 11, 1971,
July 2, 1971
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August 6, 1971
Life magazine
5
$7.00
View Suzuki 4

1971 Trailhopper
Full color 9 1/2" x 12" ad with a large photo of an Orange and White Mini-bike. The ad headline is a Christmas letter from a son saying "Dear Dad: This is why I want a Suzuki mini-bike for Christmas." This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
November 20, 1970
Life magazine
0
$7.00
View Suzuki 5

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1972 Suzukis
Full color 9 1/2" x 12 1/2" ad for their variety of motorcycles. The ad has a picture of a man riding a Suzuki Dirt Bike up a slight hill in a very sparse countryside. The headline claims that "Suzuki expands life" and the text talks about the huge range of types of motorcycles they offer and mentions a few of the features that make them unique. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
March 10, 1972
Life magazine
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 14

1972 500 Full color 7 3/4" x 11" ad that shows a young man standing behind his new Suzuki 500 and he is holding an armful of accessories. The ad headline promises that "For the average price of other 500s, you can get a Suzuki 500. And a few extras besides".
March 1972
Cycle magazine
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 2

1972 Suzukis
Full color 9 1/2" x 12" ad for the motorcycles that create excitement. There is a picture of a man on an Orange Suzuki riding up a hill in a rugged countryside. The ad headline claims that "Suzuki conquers boredom" and the text describes some of the things you can do and why the Suzuki is the best bike you can do it on. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
June 2, 1972
Life magazine
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 12

1973 TS-400
Full color 16" x 10 3/4" Two_Page ad for the dual capabilities of this motorcycle. The left page has the headline "Buy the Suzuki TS-400 dirt machine. Get the Suzuki TS-400 street machine free". There is also a picture from the side that shows the looks of this bike and the text talks about how often a bike designed for two purposes ends up being somewhat of a compromise but this bike is the exception. It also gives specifications for this bike and talks about the warranties. The right page has matching pictures of this bike being used for both street and dirt purposes.
October 1973
Cycle Guide
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 15

1979 Suzuki GS-850
Full color 7 3/4" x 10 1/2" ad with a side-view photo of this bike under the headline "Fine Shaftsmanship". The text talks about the features that make this motorcycle a step above and starts out with the drive-shaft and how it will do away with the jerking caused by the slackness of a chain. It also talks about the suspension, the power and the twin-disc brakes to slow the bike down after using all of that power.
February 1979
Penthouse
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 22

1980 Suzuki Rascal
Full color 9" x 12" ad for this economical scooter. The ad has a photo of a young boy wearing a set of white clothes standing next to his Suzuki that is parked by a grass field. The ad headline assures you that you can get "1000 city blocks on a gallon of gas". This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
November 1979
Life magazine
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 6

1986 Intruder VS700GL
Full color 7 3/4" x 10 3/4" ad shows a stylish maroon bike parked with several other bikes and riders sit in the shadows. The ad headline explains that "The difference between our Cruiser and theirs is as plain as black and white".
June 1985
Playboy
1
$7.00
View Suzuki 3










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