2012 Yamaha Royal Star Venture S

2012 Yamaha Royal Star Venture S
MSRP $20,190

The Yamaha Royal Star Venture S is a fully loaded touring machine that comes with everything resolute riders need, including a four-speaker sound system, a CB radio, intercom system, and AM/FM radio. The Ventue S has a powerful and smooth 1294cc V-four engine with front end chrome accents. There’s plenty of lockable storage in the 15-gallon trunk and a pair of matching 9.3-gallon. Four-into-two exhaust system puts out an abundant exhaust tone and generates a low profile that’s effortlessly able to be converted to your custom look. The massive 6-gallon fuel tank with a low-fuel warning light ensures an exceptional long-distance touring reach.

ModelRoyal Star Venture S
Engine Type70° V-four; DOHC, 4 valves/cylinder
Engine Displacement1294cc
Bore Stroke79.0 mm x 66.0 mm
Compression Ratio10.0:1
Fuel System(4) 32mm Mikuni CV
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission5-speed, wide-ratio w/5th-gear overdrive; hydraulic clutch
Final DriveShaft
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height29.5 in.
Wheelbase67.1 in.
Front SuspensionTelescopic fork; air-assist, 5.5-in. travel
Rear SuspensionSingle shock; air-assist, 4.1-in. travel
Front BrakeDual hydraulic disc, 298 mm
Rear BrakeHydraulic disc, 320 mm
Front Tire150/80-16
Rear Tire150/90-15
Fuel Capacity6.0 gal.
Dry Weight869 lbs. (Wet)