Yamaha VMAX Cruiser vs Triumph Rocket III Roadster Comparison

Updated: 26, Nov, 2019 11:56 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 26,94,577
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₹ 21,91,700
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DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT

Kerb Weight
310 kg367 kg
Ground Clearance
140 mm140 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
15 litres24 litres
Wheelbase
1700 mm1695 mm
Overall Length
2395 mm2500 mm
Overall Width
820 mm970 mm
Overall Height
1190 mm1165 mm
Engine Oil Capacity
5.9 litres5.9 litres
Seat Height
775 mm750 mm

PERFORMANCE FIGURES

0-100 kmph
2.7 secs3.54 secs
0-150 kmph
4.9 secsNA
0-200 kmph
8.3 secsNA

COMFORT FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

MILEAGE AND TOP SPEED

Mileage
8-12 kmpl (Approx.)13 kmpl (approx.)

ENGINE AND GEARBOX

Engine cc (Displacement)
1679 cc2294 cc
Bore
90 mm101.6 mm
Stroke
66 mm94.3 mm
Number of Cylinders
43
Compression Ratio
11.3:1NA
Secondary Reduction Ratio
3.082NA
Engine Details
Liquid cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valve, V-type 4-cylinderLiquid-cooled, DOHC, in-line 3-cylinder
Maximum Power
197.3 Bhp @ 9000 rpm145.5 Bhp @ 5750 rpm
Maximum Torque
166.8 Nm @ 6500 rpm221 Nm @ 2750 rpm
Number of Gears
55
Clutch
Wet, multiple-discWet, multi-plate
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Lubrication
Wet sumpNA
Fuel System
Fuel injectionMultipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with twin butterflies and progressive linkage on primary butterflies
Ignition
T.C.INA
Final transmission
Shaft driveNA
Primary Reduction Ratio
1.509NA
Gear Ratios
1st gear=2.375, 2nd gear= 1.81, 3rd gear= 1.4, 4th gear= 1.115, 5th gear = 0.935NA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
DigitalAnalog
Tachometer
AnalogueAnalog
Trip Meter
Digital-2Digital
Speedometer
DigitalAnalog

BATTERY AND LIGHTING

Pass Light
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free

MAXABOUT RATING AND OVERVIEW

Vehicle Overview
Yamaha VMAX is a powerful cruiser styled sport bike from the Japanese manufacturer. It is powered by a 1679 cc, 4-cylinder petrol motor that produces 197.3 BHP at 9000 rpm and 166.8 Nm at 6500 rpm. It comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox and weighs quite high at 310 kg. The high power values makes this bike good for 0-100 kmph timing of just 2.7 seconds. Due to its high weight, the top speed is claimed at 221 kmph. The heavy presence of the bike places it against Ducati Diavel and Harley Davidson Night Rod Special.NA

BRAKES AND TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
Dual Hydraulic disc Ø 320 mmTwin 320mm floating discs, Nissin 4-piston fixed calipers
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single Hydraulic disc brake Ø 298 mmSingle 316mm disc, Brembo 2-piston floating calipers
Wheel Type
AlloysAlloys
Front Tyre
120/70 R18M/C (59V)150/80 R17
Rear Tyre
200/50 R18M/C (76V)240/50 R16
ABS

SUSPENSION AND CHASSIS

Front Suspension
Telescopic Forks, 52mmKayaba 43mm upside down forks
Rear Suspension
Swing Arm - Link Type SuspensionKayaba black spring twin shocks with 5 position adjustable preload
Frame (Chassis)
Aluminium Diamond ShapedTubular steel, twin spine

Miscellaneous Information

Caster
31°NA
Trail
148148 mm

Colour Options and Price in India

2-Wheeler Type
CruiserCruiser
Official Tagline
Born with MusclesExtraordinary. Unique. Ultimate. Legendary.
Bike Variant
Yamaha VMAX CruiserTriumph Rocket III Roadster
Availability Status in India
DiscontinuedDiscontinued
Latest Price in India
Yamaha VMAX Cruiser price was Rs 26.95 lakh before being discontinued.Triumph Rocket III Roadster was priced at INR 21.92 lakh in India (ex-showroom).
Colour Options
BlackPhantom Black, Matt Phantom Black
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

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