The Yamaha VMAX enlists its power through the powerful 1679cc V4 engine and four bore fuel injection. It has a slipper clutch, ABS and adjustable front and rear suspension. It encompasses the Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttled (YCC-T) fly-by-wire-system enabling the VMAX to accelerate with ease. The Yamaha VMAX utilizes a wide 200 millimeter rear tire, and a Monocross rear suspension with a piggyback reservoir.
Bore & Stroke
Rake and Trail
65° V-4, DOHC, four valves per cylinder
90.0 mm x 66.0 mm
Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Five-speed multiplate slipper clutch
31° / 5.8 in.
52 mm telescopic cartridge fork w/oxidized titanium coating. Fully adjustable preload
Single shock w/remote reservoir and remote adjustable for preload
Dual 320 mm wave-type discs; radial mount 6-piston calipers, Brembo radial pump
298 mm wave-type disc, single-piston caliper and Brembo master cylinder
Bridgestone Radial 120/70-R18 59V
Bridgestone Radial 200/50-R18 76V
683 lbs. (Wet) / 686 lbs. (Wet) California model