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DF80A FEATURES


The first of Suzuki’s new generation 4-strokes, the DF80A is the most compact outboard in its class.


Start system Electric start
Multi-point sequential electronic fuel injection Standard
Two-stage gear reduction system Standard
Offset driveshaft Standard
Suzuki anti-corrosion system Standard
Suzuki Lean Burn Control System Standard
16-valve DOHC (dual overhead cam) design Standard

SIMILAR OUTBOARDS

DF90A

DF70A

DF80A SPECS



Bore x Stroke 75mm × 85mm
Maximum output 58.8kw
Full throttle operating range 5,000–6,000rpm
Steering Remote | Tiller
Oil pan capacity 4.0 litres
Ignition system Fully transistorised
Alternator 12V 27A
Engine mounting Shear mount
Trim method Power trim & tilt
Shaft length L: 508mm (20") | X: 635mm (25")
Gear ratio 2.59:1
Starting system Electric
Gear shift F-N-R
Weight L: 156kg X: 160kg
Exhaust Through prop hub exhaust
Engine type DOHC 16-valve
Propeller selection (pitch) 13"–25"
Fuel delivery system Multi-point electronic fuel injection
Fuel tank capacity 25L (Optional)
No. of cylinders In-line 4
Warranty 5 Years recreational use
Displacement 1,502cm3
Fuel minimum 91 (RON) octane

DF80A PERFORMANCE TESTS



DF80A tested on Sea Fox 17ft Centre Console

Test Conditions

Date: 27/12/2010
Location: Gold Coast
Conditions: Calm, light breeze
Temperature: 30deg
Crew: 2

Test Boat: Sea Fox 17ft Centre Console

Length: 5.18m
Beam: 2.4m
Dry Weight: 500kg
Max Horsepower: 90HP
Fuel Capacity: 75L
Weight as tested: 650kg (est)

Conclusion

Optimal Cruise Speed: 26.1km/h
Cruise Range (Approx) Based on 95% Fuel Capacity: 304km
Maximum Speed: 52km/h
0-40km/h: 6.4 sec

Outboard: Suzuki DF80A

Horsepower:80HP
Cylinder:In line 4
Weight:155kg
Gear Ratio:2.59:1
Propeller:Suzuki 13.75 X 13 3 blade stainless steel

Suzuki Performance Figures

RPM Av KM/H L/Hr Av L/KM
700 3.9 0.4 0.1
1000 5 0.4 0.08
1500 7.2 1.1 0.16
2000 9 1.9 0.21
2500 10.5 2.6 0.25
3000 11.6 4.2 0.35
3500 16.3 5.7 0.23
4000 26.1 6.1 0.23
4500 34.4 7.9 0.28
5000 39.4 11 0.3
5500 44.7 13.6 0.32
5850 49.6 15.9 0.33

Suzuki Fuel Consumption Comparison

DF80A tested on Bluefin Barracuda 4.8m

Test Conditions

Date: 24/10/2013
Location: Logan River, QLD
Conditions: Good, 5-10 knot winds
Temperature: 30deg
Crew: 2

Test Boat: Bluefin Barracuda 4.8m

Length: 4.8m
Beam: 2.2m
Dry Weight: 400kg
Max Horsepower: 90HP
Fuel Capacity: 85L
Weight as tested: 700kg (est)

Conclusion

Optimal Cruise Speed: 39.3km/h (21 knots)
Cruise Range (Approx) Based on 95% Fuel Capacity: 400km
Maximum Speed: 65km/h
0-40km/h: Not recorded

Outboard: Suzuki DF80A

Horsepower:80HP
Cylinder:In line 4
Weight:155kg
Gear Ratio:2.59:1
Propeller:Suzuki 13.75 x 17 3 blade alloy

Suzuki Performance Figures

RPM Av KM/H L/Hr Av L/KM
700 3.1 0.7 0.25
1000 5.5 1.15 0.25
1500 7.55 2.1 0.25
2000 9.75 2.7 0.25
2500 11.95 4.5 0.35
3000 23.15 5.95 0.25
3500 31.7 7.5 0.2
4000 39.25 9.3 0.2
4500 45.85 11.8 0.3
5000 50.9 14.3 0.3
5500 57.1 22.65 0.4
6000 64.2 27.1 0.4

Suzuki Fuel Consumption Comparison