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Yamaha YZF-R6

Yamaha R6

First introduced in Yamaha’s YZF-R6 took the would by storm with its handling, high-horsepower engine and of being a “racebike with Without a doubt this was the winning countless Shootouts in a variety of magazines, as well as the world racing scene The Japanese Inline-Four was an instant and ‘99 saw the Yamaha R6 take the World Supersport Crown. It that effort up with the Rider’s Championship in 2000 Jorg Teuchert, as well as the Manufacturer’s title once

The Yamaha YZF-R6 is frequently the racer’s weapon of choice and it is one of the on the track during MCUSA’s Supersport Shootouts.

The first to the Yamaha R6 came in 2001, it a newer fork, fully-adjustable and some minor styling among other small The first major revamp of the came in ’03. All-new highlighted the looks, while it received fuel injection and a longer … to make it a 600cc (was 599cc The chassis was further updated an inverted fork and piggyback shock, plus more steering geometry.

As a result the wheelbase was nearly a inch shorter.

Revised in ’06, the Yamaha R6 received totally new look and more bore and …, going to 599cc, for higher engine Though, the raised rpm claim much controversy, as Yamaha and printed on the tachometer that the could rev to 17,500 rpm-plus.

Yamaha YZF-R6

But when owners and magazines got the on the dyno it was more in the range of rpm max, thus Yamaha a letter of apology and offered to buy any new R6 motorcycles from unhappy Very few were bought and despite this controversy, the R6 was very successful and extremely 2008 saw a host of small to give it a bit more mid-range via higher compression ratio, as as getting Yamaha’s patented intake (YCC-I) and electronically-aided (YCC-T) systems.

For 2009 peak power is down a bit due to U.S. noise though mid-range was beefed up once again. In our ’09 Shootout it was one of the racetrack favorites; the and precision is as sharp as anything on the This most recent saw great success at the racetrack in of Ben Bostrom, who dominated the’08 AMA Championship from start to on the Graves Yamaha R6.

The title was the third AMA championship for the R6 since its inception in ’99. The two came at the hands of Jamie in ’04 and ’06.

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