Yamaha VMAX Cruiser vs Harley-Davidson Night Rod Special Comparison

Updated: 12, Apr, 2017 04:36 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 26,94,577
* Delhi. May vary.
Discontinued

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₹ 21,92,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
310 kg302 kg
Ground Clearance
140 mm115 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
15 litres18.9 litres
Wheelbase
1700 mm1705 mm
Overall Length
2395 mm2440 mm
Overall Width
820 mm870 mm
Overall Height
1190 mm1060 mm
Oil tank capacity
5.9 litres4.7 litres
Seat Height
775 mm675 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
221 kmphNA
0-100 kmph
2.7 secsNA
0-150 kmph
4.9 secsNA
0-200 kmph
8.3 secsNA
Mileage
8-12 kmpl (Approx.)15.8 kmpl (approx.)

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
1679 cc1247 cc
Bore
90 mm105 mm
Stroke
66 mm72 mm
Number of Cylinders
42
Compression Ratio
11.3:111.5:1
Secondary Reduction Ratio
3.082NA
Engine Description
Liquid cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valve, V-type 4-cylinderLiquid-cooled, Revolution, 60° V-Twin
Maximum Power
197.3 Bhp @ 9000 rpmNA
Maximum Torque
166.8 Nm @ 6500 rpm111 Nm @ 7200 rpm
Number of Gears
55
Clutch
Wet, multiple-discMulti-plate, wet, assist and slip
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Lubrication
Wet sumpNA
Fuel System
Fuel injectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
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 = 0.9351st - 10.969, 2nd - 7.371, 3rd - 5.9, 4th - 5.095, 5th - 4.563

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
Digitalfuel gauge with low fuel warning light and countdown feature
Tachometer
AnalogueAnalog
Trip Meter
Digital-2Digital-2
Speedometer
DigitalYes (Electronic)

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
CruiserCruiser
Official Tagline
Born with MusclesNA
Bike Variant
Yamaha VMAX CruiserNA
Current Status
DiscontinuedNA
Price in India
Yamaha VMAX Cruiser was priced at INR 26,94,577 before being discontinued in India (ex-showroom).NA
Shades
BlackBlack
Vehicle Overview
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
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

BATTERY & ELECTRICALS

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
Dual Hydraulic disc Ø 320 mm4 Piston, Dual Disc
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single Hydraulic disc brake Ø 298 mm4 Piston, Disc
Wheel Type
AlloysBlack, Split 5-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Orange Pinstripe
Front Tyre
120/70 R18M/C (59V)120/70ZR-19 60W
Rear Tyre
200/50 R18M/C (76V)240/40R-18 79V
ABS
NA

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
Telescopic Forks, 52mmWide, 49 mm custom
Rear Suspension
Swing Arm - Link Type SuspensionPreload adjustable
Frame
Aluminium Diamond ShapedSteel perimeter upper frame

Miscellaneous Information

Caster Angle
31°NA
Trail
148142 mm

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