Yamaha YZF-R1 Bikes

The new Yamaha YZF-R1 and R 15 are absolute jaw droppers for bike lovers. It is a 1000cc sports bike which has a massive engine of 998 cc engine delivers raw power of up to 175 BHP. It is the young bikers dream bike. It is the first bike in India to be launched with cooling method which is due to its liquid cooling engine. The R series embodies space, style, glamour and pick up. With the import of this bike Yamaha Motors India Pvt Ltd has become the first Indian company to take advantage of the norms set by the Government of India of importing 800 + cc bikes.

Features of Yamaha YZF-R1

  • The throttle system is supported by fly by wire Yamaha Chip Control Throttle (YCC-T) for immediate response in all terrains.
  • 6-piston radial mounted brake calipers
  • Huge fuel tank of 18 litres capacity.
  • Large air duct without screws
  • Massive 998 cc sports super bike

Yamaha YZF-R1 Model with Technical Specifications

Model Technical Specifications Price
Yamaha YZF-R1 Alloy 4-stroke, forward inclined parallel 4-cylinder with engine displacement of 998 cc
139.0 kW (189 PS) @ 12,500 rpm
118.3 Nm (12.1 kg-m) @ 10,000 rpm
Wheel base of 1415 mm
Front suspension is inverted telescopic fork type and rear suspension is single shock type or spring type
Front brakes are dual 310mm discs with 6 piston calipers & rear brakes are 220mm disc with a single piston caliper
Dimensions of front tyres are 120/70-ZR17 & rear tyres are 190/50-ZR17
Rs 10,50,000 onwards
Yamaha YZF-R15 4-stroke, SOHC air cooled cylinder with engine displacement of 149 .8 cc
Maximum power of 17 PS / 8,500 rpm
Maximum torque 15 N.m / 7,500 rpm
Wheel base of 1290 mm
Front suspension is telescopic and rear suspension is linked type monocross
Rear brakes are hydraulic disc type
Rs1,09,500 onwards

Last Updated on 1/9/2012