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Yamaha YZF R1 (top speed 300 km/h)

6. Yamaha YZF R1 (top speed 300 km/h)

Packed with MotoGP YZR-M1 technology, a crossplane engine, short wheelbase chassis and high-tech electronics, the R1 is ready to connect to your body and take your riding to a new level.

Developed without compromise using YZR-M1 MotoGP technology, the R1 was born for the track. 200PS, 199kg and 1,405mm wheelbase give an insight into its capabilities. But it's what you can't see that makes this focused superbike so special.

Its central nervous system is a 6-axis Inertial Measurement Unit that constantly senses chassis motion in 3D, creating controllability over traction, slides, front wheel lift, braking and launches.

Technical Specifications

Engine
Engine type liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC,
forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 4-valves
Displacement 998cc
Bore x stroke 79.0 mm x 50.9 mm
Compression ratio 13.0 : 1
Maximum power 147.1 kW (200.0PS) @ 13,500 rpm
Maximum Torque 112.4 Nm (11.5 kg-m) @ 11,500 rpm
Lubrication system Wet sump
Clutch Type Wet, Multiple Disc
Carburettor Fuel Injection
Ignition system TCI (digital)
Starter system Electric
Transmission system Constant Mesh, 6-speed
Final transmission Chain

Chassis
Frame Aluminium Deltabox
Front suspension system Telescopic forks, Ø 43 mm
Front travel 120 mm
Caster Angle 24°
Trail 102 mm
Rear suspension system Swingarm, (link suspension)
Rear Travel 120 mm
Front brake Hydraulic dual disc, Ø 320 mm
Rear brake Hydraulic single disc, Ø 220 mm
Front tyre 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear tyre 190/55 ZR17M/C (75W)

Dimensions
Overall length 2,055 mm
Overall width 690 mm
Overall height 1,150 mm
Seat height 855 mm
Wheel base 1,405 mm
Minimum ground clearance 130 mm
Wet weight
(incl full oil and fuel tank)
199 kg
Fuel tank capacity 17 litres
Oil tank capacity 3.9 litres
Yamaha YZF R1 (top speed 300 km/h)

Source: www.yamaha-motor.eu

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