Yamaha YZF-R1

Yamaha YZF-R1


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Expected Price

₹ 22,00,000
* Delhi. May vary.


Our take on this /// Verdict
The Yamaha R1 is a powerful motorcycle with a great combination of power, agility and good looks. It has a smooth, responsive engine, and is capable of reaching impressive speeds. The suspension and handling are excellent, allowing for precise cornering. The brakes are strong and reliable, and the overall build quality is top-notch. In conclusion, the Yamaha R1 is an excellent motorcycle that performs very well and looks great.

2023 Yamaha YZF-R1 is expected to be priced around Rs 22 lakh in India (ex-showroom). Available in two color options Icon Blue and Midnight Black.

Latest Updates
Wednesday, 20 September 2023 11:01 AM

Yamaha has slashed prices of the two completely built units (CBU) motorcycles in its range. The price cut for the MT-09 and the YZF-R1 is in the range of 12 per cent of the original sticker price. With the price cut, the MT-09 will now set you back by Rs 9.5 lakhs while the YZF-R1 retails at Rs 18.16 lakhs (both ex-showroom). Like other manufacturers, Yamaha is passing on the benefits directly to the customer. 

Colour Options and Price in India
Bike Variant 2024 Yamaha YZF-R1
Availability Status in India Upcoming
2-Wheeler Type Sports
Latest Price in India 2024 Yamaha YZF-R1 is expected to be priced around Rs 22 lakh in India (ex-showroom).
Fuel Type Petrol
Colour Options Icon Blue, Midnight Black
Official Tagline R History. Your Future.
Fuel Economy
Build Quality
Value for Money
Engine Details 998cc, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 4-Valves, DOHC Engine
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling Liquid Cooled
Engine cc (Displacement) 998 cc
Maximum Power 200 HP @ 13,500 rpm
Maximum Torque 113.3 Nm @ 11,500 rpm
Number of Cylinders 4
Emission Norms BS6-Compliant
Ignition TCI (Transistor Controlled Igniter)
Lubrication Wet Sump
Compression Ratio 13.0:1
Bore 79.0 mm
Stroke 50.9 mm
Number of Gears 6
Gearbox Type Constant Mesh
Clutch Wet, Multiple Disc
Final transmission Chain
Mileage Yamaha YZF-R1 mileage is expected to be around 13.88 kmpl (approximate).
Performance In terms of performance, the 1000cc superbike can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 2.7 seconds.
Top Speed Yamaha YZF-R1 top speed is 299 kmph (electronically limited).
Front Brake 320mm Hydraulic Dual Disc Brake
Rear Brake 220mm Hydraulic Single Disc Brake
ABS 2-Mode Brake Control (BC) Cornering ABS
Front Tyre 120/70-ZR17 M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 190/55-ZR17 M/C (75W)
Tubeless Tyres
0-100 kmph 2.70 secs
Braking System 2-Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)
Key Features TFT Instruments with EBM and BC Displays, Premium Finish with Outstanding Build Quality, Aerodynamic, M1-Style Bodywork, Next Generation LED Headlights and Position Lights, Improved Front and Rear Suspension Performance, 2-Mode Brake Control (BC) Cornering ABS, 3-Mode Engine Brake Management (EBM) System, Ride-by-Wire APSG Throttle, Launch Control (LCS) System, 320mm Front Discs, High Friction Pads, Latest Bridgestone Battlax RS11 Tyres.
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension Swingarm
Frame (Chassis) Diamond
Front Wheel Travel 120 mm
Rear Wheel Travel 120 mm
Overall Length 2055 mm
Overall Width 690 mm
Overall Height 1165 mm
Seat Height 855 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm
Wheelbase 1405 mm
Kerb Weight 201 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 17 litres
Engine Oil Capacity 4.9 litres
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital
Odometer Digital
Temperature Gauge
Air Temperature Gauge
Clock Digital
ABS Light
RPM/Gear Display
Fuel Gauge Digital
Gear Indicator Digital
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Water Temperature Meter
Pass Light
Head Light LED
Tail Light LED
Position Lamp
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
Electric Start
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Pillion Footrest
Engine Kill Switch
Miscellaneous Information
Emission (Co2) 168 g/km
Caster 24º
Trail 102 mm
Rake 24°
Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle (YCC-T)
Quick Shift System (QSS)
Launch Control System (LCS)
Engine Brake Control (EBC)

Yamaha YZF-R1 Review

01 Mar, 2023 04:24 PM

Quick Review by Maxabout Team

The YZF-R1 is Yamaha's top-of-the-line supersport bike and it will receive some modifications in 2023. It will become more competitive in the litre-class categories thanks to these extra enhancements.

The motorcycle features a clean design aesthetic and an LED headlamp set with DRLs that is comparable to earlier generations. The YZF-R1 has an aggressive appearance thanks to the fresh paint jobs and decorations.

The Delta box frame houses a 998cc cross-plane four-cylinder engine. At 13,500 rpm, this engine generates a tremendous 200 horsepower, and at 11,500 rpm, it reaches its peak torque of 113.3 Nm. This device has a six-speed transmission and is ventilated by a titanium exhaust system.

The YZF-R1 weighs 5 kg lighter than the previous model, at 199 kg. It is all thanks to the use of an aluminium tank and magnesium wheels. It can speed up from 0 to 100 Km/h in 2.7 seconds before achieving the top speed of 299 Km/h. It has a 13 Km/l combined fuel efficiency for city and highway travel.

Also, it receives tech improvements such as the updated Quick Shift System. Downshifting without a clutch is possible, and the Lift Control System functions have been upgraded. The electrical package also comes with slide control, launch control, and anti-wheelie control. It has a unified braking system and a banking-sensitive traction control system.

The 43mm inverted front forks and adjustable mono shock absorber at the back handle the suspension. Braking duties are handled by a 320mm front hydraulic disc and a 220mm rear hydraulic disc. Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) and a Unified Braking System are included with these brakes. The motorcycle has 17-inch alloy wheels with 120/70 front and 190/55 rear tubeless tyres.

In India, the Yamaha YZF R1 motorcycle is scheduled to debut in 2023. The Yamaha YZF R1 is anticipated to go on sale in March 2023. Those who are keen to buy the bike must exercise patience because it is being made in small quantities. It will have many features and specs, which will make it one of the most sought-after bikes on the market.

Questions and Answers

Most Popular Answers for Yamaha YZF-R1
Does the Yamaha YZF-R1 come with advanced electronics and rider aids?
20 September 2023 10:50

Yes, Advanced electronics, such as traction control, slide control, launch control, and many riding modes, are included with the Yamaha YZF-R1.

What is the engine displacement and maximum power output of the Yamaha YZF-R1?
20 September 2023 10:52

The 998cc inline four-cylinder engine of the Yamaha YZF-R1 has a maximum power output of about 200 horsepower.

Can we fit the Yamaha YZF-R1 head light in Yamaha R15 version 2?
20 September 2023 10:55
It is not possible to fit the Yamaha R1 headlight on the R15. It can actually be tried at a modification shop but would not be a good option as the size of the chassis, nut-bolt positions and all the stuff is different in both the bikes. You can easily get your R15 custom wrapped with your favorite shade and make it look outstanding out of the regular ones. R15 retails for INR 1,15,241 for the single long seat version (R15-S) and INR 1,18,373 for the version 2.0.
What is the price of Yamaha YZF-R1 in Gurgaon?
20 September 2023 11:03
The price of Yamaha YZF-R1 is INR 22,34,300 and it does not include the local road tax, insurance and RTO charges. The motorcycle would cost above INR 25 lakh on road and comes with a 998 cc engine producing 200 PS at 13,500 rpm and 112.4 Nm of torque at 11,500 rpm. The gearbox is a 6-speed unit while the seat height is quite high at 855 mm. The bike weighs 199 kg with full fuel tank and all the fluids and comes with a 17 liter fuel tank. It gets twin massive 320 mm disc brakes at the front and a 220 mm disc at the rear.
What is the difference between 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M?
20 September 2023 11:03

Yamaha YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M has a difference of seat height which is 5 mm higher for the Yamaha R1M and also the tyre size of the Yamaha R1M is 200/55-17 instead of 190/55-17. The R1 is 1kg lighter than the R1M due to the above listed changes and overall specs remains same. Both use the same 998 cc motor with same power output. The major visual difference includes the color pattern of both bikes with R1 available in Blue, Red, Black and R1M in carbon fiber and liquid metal shade.

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Yamaha R1M's price is high as compared to other 1000cc bikes

arhil siddiqui | 3 years ago
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Yamaha R1M's price is high as compared to other 1000cc bikes

Best Features: BHP is more so it is awesome in power and handling

Pros: Looks great

Cons: Price is too high

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Sana Sanaariz
6 years ago

Why this price please answer Honda India?

Dhibu t
8 years ago

What i so controversial about the look ? People who watch MotoGP will know what this look and design means.

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