2014 Yamaha YZF-R1

2014 Yamaha YZF-R1
MSRP $14,290

The Yamaha YZF-R1 has the seven-level Traction Control system straight out the MotoGP races. It comes equipped with an aluminum frame and utilized the Yamaha Drive mode for variable throttle control. The Yamaha YZF-R1 comes with adjustable footrests, rear shock with hydraulic adjustment and gets the instant throttle response from the Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle (YCC-T).


Specifications
Year2014
ManufacturerYamaha
ModelYZF-R1
Engine TypeFour-stroke, DOHC, 16 valves (titanium intake valves
Engine Displacement998cc
Bore Stroke78.0 mm X 52.2 mm
CoolingLiquid-Cooled
Compression Ratio12.7:1
Fuel SystemFuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionSix-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Final Drive#530 O-ring chain
Rake Trail24° / 4.0 in.
Seat Height32.9 in.
Wheelbase55.7 in.
Front Suspension43 mm inverted fork; fully adjustable, 4.7-in. travel
Rear SuspensionSingle shock w/piggyback reservoir; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in. travel
Front BrakeDual 310 mm disc; radial-mount forged 6-piston calipers
Rear Brake220 mm disc; single-piston caliper
Front Tire120/70-17
Rear Tire190/55-17
Fuel Capacity4.8 gal.
Dry Weight454 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP14290

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