2013 Yamaha V-Max

2013 Yamaha V-Max
MSRP $19,990

The Yamaha Star VMAX features a slipper clutch, wave-style brake discs, ABS, and complete suspension adjustability front and rear. It also has oxidized-titanium-coated 52 mm front fork tubes, magnesium engine side covers, fluorinated polyethylene fuel tank and the organic electroluminescence multifunction display. The lightweight aluminum chassis puts the engine low and forward for mass centralization. The Yamaha Star VMAX has included a downdraft four-bore fuel injection with YCC-I intake technology and YCC-T fly-by-wire throttle.

Engine Type65° V-4, DOHC, 4 valves/cylinder
Engine Displacement1679cc
Bore Stroke90.0 mm x 66.0 mm
Compression Ratio11.3:1
Fuel SystemFuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission5-speed, multiplate slipper clutch
Final DriveShaft
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height30.5 in.
Wheelbase66.9 in.
Front Suspension52mm telescopic cartridge fork w/oxidized titanium coating. Fully adjustable preload
Rear SuspensionSingle shock w/remote reservoir and remote adjustable for preload
Front BrakeDual 320 mm wave-type discs; radial mount 6-piston calipers
Rear Brake298 mm wave-type disc, single-piston caliper and Brembo master cylinder
Front Tire120/70-18
Rear Tire200/50-18
Fuel Capacity4.0 gal.
Dry Weight683 lbs. (Wet)

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