Yamaha YZF-R1

Yamaha YZF-R1 always retain its place in the lead position, as a super bike. YZF-R1 has claimed to be the winner in the Suzuka 8-hour endurance race. R1 has received the British and American Super bike Championship titles after returning to the racing track back in the year 2015. YZF-R1 2017 used to enter the racing track for World Championship competitions, and it will be removed off of its road-safety aspects. Headlights,wing-mirrors and passenger supports will be removed when it is being prepared for any race. YZF-R1 will be fitted with racing items to enhance its aerodynamic, speed and power system. Yamaha YZF-R1 will under go modifications to engine management, exhaust systems, suspension, brakes and a number of engine parts will be cared.

YZF-R1 has achieved two podiums in 2017, for the PATA Yamaha rider, Alex Lowes, and the whole team will be fighting for more as the season is continuing in to the final stages.

Yamaha YZF-R1 Suggested Price MSRP*
US $16,699  (Team Yamaha Blue or Raven Black)
Price in Europe Euro 17,650,00
 India Price Rs 20,73,074/- Colors: Yamaha Blue | Tech Black

Yamaha YZF-R1 2017

Yamaha Super Bike YZF-R1 2017 Specification.

Model: YZF-R1
Engine type: Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 4-valves
Displacement:998cc
Bore and Stroke:79.0mm x 50.9mm
Maximum power: Over 220 P.S.
Lubrication system: Wet sump
Clutch type: Wet, Multiple Disc
Fuel system: Fuel Injection
Ignition system: Marelli MLE
Starter system: Electric
Transmission system: Constant Mesh, 6-speed
Final transmission:Chain

Chassis

Frame: Aluminum Deltabox
Front suspension system: Ohlins Ø 42 mm
Front travel:130 mm
Caster angle:24º (+/- 1º)
Rear suspension system: Swingarm, (link suspension)
Rear travel:120 mm
Front brake:Hydraulic dual disc, 336mm Brembo
Rear brake: Hydraulic single disc, 218 mm Brembo
Front Tyre: 120/70 17” Pirelli
Rear Tyre: 200/50 17” Pirelli

Yamaha YZF-R1 Dimensions.

Full length of the motorcycle: 2,055 mm
width: 690 mm
height: 1,150 mm
Seat height: 855 mm

Yamaha YZF-R1 2017

 

Yamaha YZF-R1 Features.

Top notch MotoGP-Derived Cross-plane Crankshaft Engine
Class-leading Electronics Package
MotoGP level Control ability
Digital Aids for the Rider
Strong Aluminum Deltabox Frame
Titanium Exhaust System
Lightweight and free-flowing exhaust system with titanium headers and muffler canister.
It features a mid-ship layout, positioned low and in the middle of the chassis for improved mass centralization.
MotoGP Styling
Yamaha R1 styling is inspired by the YZR-M1, purposely sculpted for maximum aerodynamic efficiency.

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Source: Yamaha

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