Monday, 10 October 2011

2012 Yamaha YZF-R6 Specs and Prices

2012 Yamaha YZF-R6 specs and prices : 2012 Yamaha YZF-R6 or just called "2012 Yamaha R6" has been available in this month, October 2011. As usual, each end of the year motorcycle manufacturer always introduced their newest motor-bikes and this also applies to Yamaha, they have provided information about the latest bikes on their motorcycles line-up which will be ready in 2012. The standard colors of 2012 Yamaha R6 will available in the end of 2011, but for 50th MotoGP edition will available in January 2012. So if you want buy the standard edition, this bike has ready today, but you have to be patient for special edition. Good luck
2012 Yamaha YZF-R6
2012 Yamaha YZF-R6 Specifications
Type 599cc liquid-cooled inline 4-cylinder; DOHC, 16 titanium valves
Bore x Stroke 67.0 x 42.5mm
Compression Ratio 13.1:1
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 6-speed w/multiplate slipper clutch
Final Drive O-ring chain

Suspension / Front 41mm inverted fork; 4-way adjustable, 4.5-in travel
Suspension / Rear Single shock; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Brakes / Front Dual 310mm floating disc; radial-mount 4-piston calipers
Brakes / Rear 220mm disc; single-piston caliper
Tires / Front 120/70-ZR17
Tires / Rear 180/55-ZR17

Length 80.3 in
Width 27.8 in
Height 43.1 in
Seat Height 33.5 in
Wheelbase 54.1 in
Rake (Caster Angle) 24°
Trail 3.8 in
Oil Capacity (with oil filter change) 2.75 qt
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gal
Fuel Economy** 40 mpg
Wet Weight*** 417 lb

Primary Reduction Ratio 85/41 (2.073)
Secondary Reduction Ratio 45/16 (2.813)
Gear Ratio - 1st Gear 31/12 (2.583)
Gear Ratio - 2nd Gear 32/16 (2.000)
Gear Ratio - 3rd Gear 30/18 (1.667)
Gear Ratio - 4th Gear 26/18 (1.444)
Gear Ratio - 5th Gear 27/21 (1.286)
Gear Ratio - 6th Gear 23/20 (1.150)

2012 Yamaha YZF-R6 Prices (MSRP*):
$11,390 (World GP 50th Anniversary Edition - Pearl White/Rapid Red) Available from January 2012
$11,090 (Pearl White/Candy Red) Available from October 2011
$10,890 (Raven) Available from October 2011
$10,890 (Team Yamaha Blue/White) Available from October 2011
more detail (*  label) visit Yamaha official website at


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