Thu, 01 Aug 2019

The New Yamaha YZF-R1

The R1 or to give it it's full title YZF-R1 has always been at the top of the superbike list. Crafted by Yamaha's experts from the MOTO GP team the latest R1 has been developed without comprimise. It sports the most sophisticated engine, chassis and suspension technology coupled with the most aerodynamic bodywork ever.

The latest R1 really does raise the supersport bar higher than ever before.

Headline Specs:

  • Premium finish with outstanding build quality
  • 320mm front discs, new high friction pads
  • Latest Bridgestone Battlax RS11 tyres
  • Improved front and rear suspension performance
  • New 2-mode Brake Control (BC) cornering ABS
  • Next generation LED headlights and position lights
  • New 3-mode Engine Brake Management (EBM) system
  • Ride-by-wire APSG throttle
  • Optimised Launch Control (LCS) system

The new model comes in Yamaha Blue or Midnight Black paint schemes.