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Expected Price

Rs. 9,00,000
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Expected Mid 2015

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VEHICLE SUMMARY

Name:YZF-R6
Shades:Race Blu, Matt Grey and Competition White
Kerb Weight:189.00 kg
Type:Sports

OUR RATINGS

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ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS

Displacement:599 cc
Engine:4-cylinder, 4-stroke, DOHC
Maximum Power:122 Bhp @ 14500 rpm
Maximum Torque:65.7 Nm @ 10500 rpm
Gears:6 Manual
Clutch:Wet, multiple-disc coil spring
Bore x Stroke:67 x 42.5 mm
No. of Cylinder:4
Valve Per Cylinder:4
Chassis Type:Aluminium Deltabox
Cooling Type:Liquid Cooling

DIMENSIONS & CAPACITIES

Length:2040.00 mm
Width:705.00 mm
Height:1095.00 mm
Ground Clearance:130.00 mm
Wheelbase:1375.00 mm
Fuel Tank:17.00 litres

Instrument Cluster

Fuel Gauge:Digital
Tachometer:Analogue
Speedometer:Digital
Trip Meter:Digital-2
Low Fuel Indicator:
Low Oil Indicator:
Low Battery Indicator:
High Oil Temp. Indicator:
Choked Air Filter Indicator:

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

Headlamp:Halogen
Alloys:
Battery Type:Maintenance Free
Wheel Type:Alloys
Tyre Size:120/70 ZR17M/C - 180/55 ZR17M/C
Tubeless Tyres:

Brakes & Suspension

Suspension (Front):Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 41 mm
Suspension (Rear):Swingarm, (link suspension), Monoshock
Brakes (Front):Hydraulic dual disc, Ø 310 mm
Brakes (Rear):Hydraulic single disc, Ø 220 mm

COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE

Stand Alarm:
Self Start:
Passenger Footrest:
Passenger Backrest:
Step-up Seat:
Pass-light:

Yamaha YZF-R6 Review

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Monday, June 23, 2014

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Design and Style

Yamaha YZF-R6 is a racetrack born style statement that grabs attention of masses almost everywhere. It uses the aluminum die-cast Delta-box frame that gives you a razor shape and ultra-responsive handling. The aerodynamic and aggressive bodywork serves as icing on a cake. The Moto GP bred technology is tuned to give an outstanding performance which is usually reserved for the professional riders. The ultra-high-revving, short-stroke engine of YZF-R6 pumps out a dazzling power. On the other hand, the Yamaha Chip Controlled-Intake (YCC-I) and Yamaha Chip Controlled-Throttle (YCC-T) has made it even more responsive. This half faired and half naked bike offers a unique look with amazing experience.

Instrument Panel

Yamaha YZF-R6 has got a dialog-analogue instrument console with bright-light LCD and features a digital speedometer, clock, fuel gauge and an analogue tachometer. It also bears indicators for pass-light, low fuel, oil and battery indicators. The blue light is used in LCD which gives it a futuristic and trendy look.

Dimensions and Fuel Tank Capacity

Yamaha YZF-R6 has got a length of 2040mm, width of 705mm and a height of 1095mm as its dimensions that can easily accommodate tall as well as short heights. The bike has a wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank) of 189 Kg along with a fuel tank and oil tank capacity of 17-litres and 3.4-litres respectively.

Engine and Specifications

Yamaha YZF-R6 is powered by a liquid-cooled, DOHC, 4-stroke, 4-valves engine that generates a 599cc displacement. It has a bore into stroke ratio of 67.0 mm and 42.5 mm respectively. This forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder engine kicks out a maximum power of 122 bhp at 14,500 rpm and a maximum torque of 65.7 Nm at 10,500 rpm. It is mated to a wet, multiple-disc coil spring clutch, electronic fuel injection carburettor, digital TCI ignition system and a constant mesh, six speed transmission which gives it an amazing power.

Brakes and Suspensions

The YZF-R6 has got front Ø 310 mm, hydraulic dual disc brakes and rear Ø 220 mm, hydraulic single disc brakes for strong and powerful braking. On the other hand, front upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 41 mm and rear swing-arm (link suspension), mono-shock suspensions are there to handle the suspension duties which works efficiently and effortlessly to give you a comfortable and relaxed ride. It has a front wheel travel of 115 mm and the rear one with 120mm.

Ride and Handling

It is a great fun to ride the stunning Yamaha YZF-R6. It has a minimum ground clearance of 130mm and an extended wheelbase of 1,375 mm. The bike comes fitted with alloy wheels of size 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W) at the front and 180/55 ZR17M/C (73W) at the rear end. The YZF-R6 is stable around edges and can easily pave through uneven roads. The bike has wonderful off-road capabilities also which makes it unique in its class.

Shades and Price

Yamaha YZF-R6 is available in three exciting and stunning shades which are Race Blu, Matt Grey and Competition White. It looks gorgeous in all the three shades. The ex-showroom, Delhi price for this amazing racer is INR 9 lakhs approx., may vary.

Verdict

Overall, it serves as a great package from Yamaha. The YZF-R6 competes with the likes of Honda CBR600RR and Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R.

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