Yamaha V-Max

Yamaha V-Max began to emerge in 1985 and since the first emergence did not almost have the change in the further generations. The motor produced by the plan of John Reed this was known as the motor with the big power but tired in the bend. And the generation this 2009 indeed more the focus in the problem cornering this.

As the step in early to improve imej V-Max, Yamaha deliberate encompassed the opinion from the owners of the generation of V-Max beforehand. Results, the lovers V-Max this hoped for the existence of the increase in the power, the improvement of the position sat and the control as well as maintained the channelling system of the power used gardan like the generation beforehand.

Beside the machine, the space capacity burnt that originally only 1.198cc was jacked up through to reached 1.679cc and was claimed could produce approximately 197 horse powers. Power cruiser this still used 5 acceleration teeth like in the generation beforehand and although this motor could achieve the speed was higher but Yamaha only defined the speed around 220 km/the hour then.

Because this motor could produce the power as big as that, then clear he consumed the fuel enough also. According to his factory, from the position of the petrol tank was full, this motor could only follow the distance around 160 km then. So, you must Be can not 'go' too far with this motor.


Engine:1679cc liquid-cooled 65° V-4, DOHC, 4 valves/cylinder
Compression Ratio:11.3:1
Fuel Delivery:Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
Transmission:5-speed, multiplate slipper clutch
Final Drive:Shaft
Length:94.3 in
Width:32.3 in
Height:46.8 in
Wheelbase:66.9 in
Fuel Capacity:4.0 gal
Front Suspension:radial mount 6-piston calipers, dual wave-type 12.6" (320 mm) discs, brembo master cylinder
Rear Suspension:single piston caliper, wave-type 11.7" (298mm) disc, Brembo master cylinder
Front Brakes:Dual 320mm wave-type discs; radial mount 6-piston calipers, Brembo radial pump master cylinder
Rear Brakes:298mm wave-type disc, single-piston caliper and Brembo® master cylinder
Front Tires:Bridgestone Radial 120/70-R18 59V
Rear Tires:Bridgestone Radial 200/50-R18 76V
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