Watch TTS Efficiency Construct A Supercharged Hayabusa From Scratch

TTS Efficiency first launched its SuperBusa to the world in August of 2022. Should you haven’t been following alongside, that’s precisely what the identify suggests: A supercharged Suzuki Hayabusa. Subsequent dyno testing confirmed that the prototype made 372 brake horsepower and about 190 pound-feet of torque when all was stated and carried out.  

In fact, since 2022 marked the corporate’s fortieth anniversary, the TTS people determined to supply a restricted run of 40 SuperBusa builds to prospects. Since every one must be crafted by hand from a shiny new 2023 Suzuki Hayabusa donor bike, prospects can select issues like paint scheme and different customizable efficiency choices.  

Now that it’s February, 2023, TTS has additionally determined to chronicle the construct course of for a SuperBusa on its YouTube channel. This primary video options its first buyer SuperBusa construct, which in fact begins with a inventory ‘23 Hayabusa, proper off the showroom ground.  

What’s the very first thing you do with nearly any customized construct? You are taking it aside, in fact—and though it is a brand-new bike, for all intents and functions, that’s how this construct begins as properly. Off comes the bodywork, which is able to go away to be painted. The proprietor selected the identical colour scheme as on the prototype bike, however Richard Albans of TTS says it will likely be barely improved over the primary run as a result of some issues didn’t end up as completely as they’d have appreciated. 

On this video, you possibly can see the chassis of the bike, sitting empty and awaiting its new life. TTS already eliminated the engine, because it’s going to want some supporting modifications as a way to work properly with the TTS supercharger setup. Because it’s a brand-new machine, although, engaged on it will likely be nearly a little bit of a deal with, as a result of it’s clearly a lot cleaner inside and outside than an engine that’s been in use for miles and miles.  

Richard provides an summary of the subsequent steps in work that must be accomplished to get this SuperBusa collectively. The physique work (and a few physique modifications) will likely be despatched out for paint, and may come again in a couple of month or so. That’s about how lengthy the crew expects this construct to take, because it occurs—in order that hopefully, the proprietor ought to be capable of get out and expertise every little thing this bike has to supply by April, 2023, if all goes properly.