The Yamaha YZF-R6 is designed to do one thing extremely well: get around a race track in minimal time. It's about a screaming, 15,000-rpm-plus fuel-injected four-cylinder engine in a taut chassis that lets it snap from upright to full lean instantly. It's also a great streetbike too.
Bore & Stroke
Rake and Trail
Iinline 4-cylinder; DOHC, 16 titanium valves
67.0 mm x 42.5 mm
Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
6-speed w/multiplate slipper clutch
24° 3.8 in.
41mm inverted fork; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Single shock; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Dual 310mm floating disc; radial-mount 4-piston calipers
220mm disc; single-piston caliper
417 lbs. (Wet)