Forget everything you ever knew about the supersport liter class. The all new Yamaha YZF-R1 is unlike anything before. That's because it's the world's first production motorcycle with a crossplane crankshaft. The result? Incredibly smooth power delivery and outrageous torque for a rush like you've never exerienced.
Bore & Stroke
Rake and Trail
4-stroke DOHC 16 valves (titanium intake valves)
78.0 mm X 52.2 mm
Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
6-speed w/multiplate slipper clutch
#530 O-ring chain
24.0° 4.0 in.
43mm inverted fork; fully adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Single shock w/piggyback reservoir; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Dual 310mm disc; radial-mount forged 6-piston calipers
220mm disc; single-piston caliper
454 lbs. (Wet)