Yamaha YZF-R1 Specification

Yamaha R1 motorcycle is sport type inspired. R1 motorcycle has the model number Yamaha YZF-R1 that has the latest 2017 line. In the Philippines, the motorcycle is not offered. In the US, the price of Yamaha YZF R1 is $16,699.00 or approximately Php 844,130.00 in current exchange rate exclusive of other fees.

Notable Features:

1. Cutting-edge MotoGP®-Derived Crossplane Crankshaft Engine
2. Class-leading Electronics Package
3. MotoGP®-level Controllability
4. Informed Systems (IMU finds the precise vehicle position and movement, and communicates it to the ECU)
5. Digital Rider Aids (banking-sensitive Traction Control, Slide Control, Wheel Lift Control, Quickshifter, Launch Control, ABS, a Unified Braking System, etc.)
6. Aluminum Deltabox® Frame
7. Titanium Exhaust System
8. MotoGP® Styling

Comprehensive Yamaha YZF-R1 specification is shown in the table below.

Description Value
Engine type liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, forward-
inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 4-valves
Maximum power 147.1 kW (200.0PS) at 13,500 RPM
Displacement 998 CC
Compression ratio 13.0 : 1
Maximum torque 112.4 Nm (11.5 kg-m) at 11,500 RPM
Bore x stroke 79.0 mm x 50.9 mm
Lubrication system Wet sump
Clutch type Wet, Multiple Disc
Fuel system Fuel Injection (FI)
Ignition system TCI (digital)
Starter system Electric
Transmission system Constant Mesh, 6-speed
Final transmission Chain
Fuel consumption 7.2 liters per 100 km
CO2 emission 167 grams per km
Frame Chasis Aluminium Deltabox
Front suspension system Telescopic forks, Ø 43 mm
Front travel 120 mm
Front tyre 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear tyre 190/55 ZR17M/C (75W)
Caster angle 24 degrees
Chasis Trail 102 mm
Rear suspension system Swingarm, (link suspension)
Rear travel 120 mm
Front brake Hydraulic dual disc, Ø 320 mm
Rear brake Hydraulic single disc, Ø 220 mm
Overall length dimension 2.06 meters
Overall width dimension 0.69 meters
Overall height 1.15 meters
Seat height 0.86 meters
Wheel base 1,405 mm
Minimum ground clearance 0.13 meters
Fuel tank capacity 17 liters
Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank) 199 kilograms
Oil tank capacity 3.9 liters

Yamaha YZF R1 Review

Yamaha YZF R1 is a sport motorcycle with version up to 2017. The motorcycle is powered by a 998 CC engine which is liquid cooled and is a 4-stroke engine. It has a Fuel injected type of fuel system with engine to wheel transmission by metal chain which is highly expected for this high power sports motorcycle. It produces maximum power of 147kW at 13,500 revolutions-per-minute or RPM. It achieves as maximum torque at 112.4 Nm at 11,500 revolutions-per-minute which is a top of the class engine power engineered for racer motorcycle enthusiast. The motorcycle design is stylish and sporty looking which surely delivers the top rank specification by one time glimpse to this real steel road companion.

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By Kyle

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