2016 Yamaha YZF-R6

2016 Yamaha YZF-R6
MSRP $10,990

The 2016 Yamaha YZF-R6 mode utilizes a slipper clutch with a six speed transmission, the YCC-T, Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle system, and a high output ignition system. It also comes with a powerful but lightweight 599cc four cylinder engine and four way adjustable suspension in the terms of adjustable preload, high-and-low-speed compression, and rebound damping for a smoother ride. The Yamaha YZF-R6 is equipped with Twin-injector fuel injection, a compact Titanium exhaust and has 5 inches of ground clearance.

2016 Yamaha YZF-R6

Specifications
Year2016
ManufacturerYamaha
ModelYZF-R6
Engine TypeDOHC inline four-cylinder; 16 titanium valves
Engine Displacement599cc
Bore Stroke67.0 mm x 42.5 mm
CoolingLiquid-Cooled
Compression Ratio13.1:1
Fuel SystemYamaha Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionSix-speed w/multiplate slipper clutch
Final DriveO-ring chain
Rake Trail
Seat Height33.5 in.
Wheelbase54.1 in.
Front Suspension41 mm inverted fork, four-way adjustable; 4.5 in. travel
Rear SuspensionSingle shock, four-way adjustable; 4.7 in. travel
Front BrakeDual 310 mm hydraulic disc
Rear Brake24.0° / 3.8 in.
Front Tire120/70ZR17
Rear Tire180/55ZR17
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal.
Dry Weight417 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP10990

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