2011 Yamaha Stratoliner Deluxe

2011 Yamaha Stratoliner Deluxe
MSRP $17,490

The Yamaha Stratoliner Deluxe comes standard with a fairing that includes integrated speakers and connectors for iPod players, plus a convenient, handlebar-mounted audio control system. A pair of large, color-matched, locking hard sidebags make the Stratoliner Deluxe excellent for long hauls and short trips, and offer even more capacity than the Stratoliner sidebags. A sculpted seat makes the Stratoliner Deluxe an excellent place to sit on long rides.

ModelStratoliner Deluxe
Engine Type48° V-twin; pushrod OHV, 4 valves/cylinder
Engine Displacement1854cc
Bore Stroke100 mm x 118 mm
Compression Ratio9.48:1
Fuel SystemTwin-Bore electronic fuel injection; throttle position sensor
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Final DriveBelt
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height27.8 in.
Wheelbase67.5 in.
Front Suspension46 mm telescopic fork; adjustable preload, 5.1-in travel
Rear SuspensionSingle shock; 4.3-in travel
Front BrakeDual hydraulic disc, 298mm
Rear BrakeHydraulic disc, 320mm
Front Tire130/70-18
Rear Tire190/60-17
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal.
Dry Weight794 lbs. (Wet)

2011 Bagger Cruiser Shootout

MotoUSA rounded up a trio of cruisers with batwing fairings and hard bags and headed across the desert to the cool air of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.