2011 Yamaha YZF-R6

2011 Yamaha YZF-R6
MSRP $10,690

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.


Yamaha YZF-R6 Back on World Supersport Grid

Yamaha YZF-R6 Back on World Supersport Grid

Once the weapon of choice in the World Supersport Championship, the Yamaha YZF-R6 will return to the grid in 2011 at the hands of Chaz Davies.

Specifications
Year2011
ManufacturerYamaha
ModelYZF-R6
Engine TypeIinline 4-cylinder; DOHC, 16 titanium valves
Engine Displacement599cc
Bore Stroke67.0 mm x 42.5 mm
CoolingLiquid-Cooled
Compression Ratio13.1:1
Fuel SystemFuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission6-speed w/multiplate slipper clutch
Final DriveO-ring chain
Rake Trail24° 3.8 in.
Seat Height33.5 in.
Wheelbase54.1 in.
Front Suspension41mm inverted fork; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Rear SuspensionSingle shock; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Front BrakeDual 310mm floating disc; radial-mount 4-piston calipers
Rear Brake220mm disc; single-piston caliper
Front Tire120/70ZR-17
Rear Tire180/55ZR-17
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal.
Dry Weight417 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP$10,690
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