Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Yamaha YZF R1

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YZF-R1 - State-of-the art race technology

The YZF-R1 is a legend of the supersport world, an acclaimed one-litre performer that's become a motorcycling icon, an all-powerful World Superbike race-winning machine that's also a monument to the power of beauty. The R1's performance is electrifying and yet what makes this motorcycle truly remarkable is its superbly rider-friendly character because Yamaha's avant-garde, race-bred technology puts you confidently in control.


Drawing on 10 years of YZF series development with a new fuel-injected engine and Deltabox frame The new YZF R15 invites you to "enjoy riding"

Engine type: Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, forward inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 4-valve, DOHC
Displacement: 998 cc
Bore & Stroke: 77.0 x 53.6 mm
Compression ratio: 12.7:1
Maximum power: 132.4 kW (180 PS) @ 12,500 rpm* (139.0 kW (189 PS) @ 12,500 rpm**)
Maximum torque 112.7 Nm (11.5 kg-m) @ 10,000 rpm* (118.3 Nm (12.1 kg-m) @ 10,000 rpm**)
Starting system: Electric
Lubrication: wet sump
Carburettor/Fuel supply: Fuel injection
Clutch type: Wet multiple-disc coil spring
Ignition system: T.C.I
Primary / Secondary reduction ratio: 3.042 / 3.000
Transmission type: Constant mesh, 6-speed
Final transmission: Chain

Frame type: Aluminium die-cast Deltabox
Front suspension: Telescopic forks, . 43 mm
Front wheel travel: 120 mm
Rear suspension: Swingarm
Rear wheel travel: 130 mm
Front brake: Dual discs, . 310 mm
Rear brake: Single disc, . 220 mm
Front tyre: 120/70 ZR17MC (58W)
Rear tyre: 190/50 ZR17MC (73W)

Overall length x width x height: 2,060mm x 720mm x 1,110mm
Seat height: 835mm
Wheelbase: 1,415mm
Minimum ground clearance: 135mm
Dry weight: 177kg / 131kg
Fuel tank capacity: 18 litres
Oil capacity: 3.83 litres

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