2014 Yamaha YZF-R6

2014 Yamaha YZF-R6
MSRP $10,990

The Yamaha YZF-R6 is a lightweight supersport with a 599cc inline four cylinder engine and is set with the Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle system. It gets the power and acceleration from the close ratio six speed transmission while the Yamaha Chip Controlled Intake offers a wider powerband. The Yamaha YZF-R6 sports a MotoGP style titanium muffler, five spoke wheels and removable rear shock spacer.


Specifications
Year2014
ManufacturerYamaha
ModelYZF-R6
Engine TypeInline four-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
TransmissionSix-speed; multiplate slipper clutch
Final DriveO-ring chain
Rake Trail24° / 3.8 in.
Seat Height33.5 in.
Wheelbase54.1 in.
Front Suspension41 mm inverted fork; 4-way adjustable, 4.5-in. travel
Rear SuspensionSingle shock; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in. travel
Front BrakeDual 310 mm floating disc; radial-mount 4-piston calipers
Rear Brake220 mm disc; single-piston caliper
Front Tire120/70ZR-17 58W
Rear Tire180/55ZR-17 73W
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal.
Dry Weight417 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP10990

Westby’s YZF-R6 on Display at M-PACT 2015

Westby’s YZF-R6 on Display at M-PACT 2015

Dane Westby's 2014 Yamaha YZF-R6 was on display at the Broaster Chicken booth during the 2015 M-PACT trade show in Indianapolis.

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