2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 Specs and Price

December 16th, 2012 Filed under: Sport, Street, Yamaha

2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 Specs and Price - 2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 was born on the racetrack that is tuned to provide the kind of outstanding engine and chassis performance usually reserved for professional riders. Of racing at the track in a short time to conquer the urban maze in real time, the 2013 YZF-R6 turns heads as easily as any angle. And do everything perfectly. Lightweight, powerful, and equipped with almost every latest innovations, this hotel has a chassis, which allows it taut melodic maneuvers from upright to full lean instantly – and carve tight, the line perfectly.

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2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 has Ultra-compact, lightweight, short stroke, 599cc, DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled, in-line four-cylinder with lightweight titanium valves produces incredible horsepower. Redline is set at an amazing 16,000 rpm. 67mm bore and 42.5mm stroke provide a fast revving powerplant. Engine width is minimized thanks to Yamaha’s special casting technologies and “liner less” cylinder design. Compact “pent roof” cylinder head design features ultra lightweight titanium valves for both intake and exhaust. Intake valve angle is 11.5 degrees and the exhaust is 12.25 degress. Intake valves are 27mm in diameter while the exhaust valves are 23mm.

With a single intake valve springs reduce weight and “friction” for optimum high rpm performance. The followers of the valve is made of lightweight aluminum. High flow intake and exhaust ports allow more fuel in and more exhaust out for great power delivery at all rpms. Separate cylinder block (the cylinder is not part of the upper crankcase) design utilizes ceramic composite plated “liner less” cylinder bores. The ceramic coating is sprayed directly on the aluminum block. The benefits of greater heat dissipation for consistent power delivery, reduced frictional power loss, reduced oil consumption and since there are no heavy liners, reduced weight too.

Mikuni fuel injection system with 41mm throttle bodies features twin injectors (primary & secondary). Type of twin injector system is also found on our MotoGP M1 machine and the latest generation R1. Each injector utilizes 12 spray holes to maximize the atomization process. The secondary injectors, located inside the air box, begin to function at mid rpms (6,000 to 7,000 rpm) thru to redline. Special short intake tracts allow for higher rpms and improved power.

Deltabox lightweight aluminum frame chassis offers optimized total rigidity balance for very light and agile handling. This frame is a MotoGP inspired innovation that Yamaha calls a “straight frame concept”. This means the top spars of the frame lie as close as possible to the frame’s torsional axis (the line connecting the head pipe to the swingarm pivot point). The ram air duct passes through the frame at the head pipe for a straight ram air effect too. A mixture of mold castings and pressed aluminum plates make the frame. The engine is a fully stressed chassis member allowing for a super-light frame design.

Front forks 2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 Fully adjustable 41mm inverted providing 115mm (4.5 “) of wheel travel and offers incredible suspension performance with ultra-precise feedback Adjustments include:. 5-way spring preload, 4-way high speed compression damping , 20-way compression low speed rebound damping and 25 way damping inverted design not only reduces unsprung weight but also increases the rigidity of the fork. adjustment range allows the rider to tune suspension to match riding style and conditions .

With 4-piston calipers 2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 suppress large 310mm dual front discs. Radial mounting design helps to reduce caliper distortion for improved braking performance with excellent control and good lever feedback. Operator disc made of aluminum to reduce weight while the sinter metal pads provide incredible stopping power. Brembo radial pump master cylinder features a 16mm piston. The radial design allows for feedback brake lever is stronger and better. The lever is adjustable for various hand sizes.

MSRP Price:

$11,190 (Team Yamaha Blue/White)

$10,990 (Matte Gray)

$10,990 (Rapid Red/Pearl White)

 

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2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 Specifications

Engine
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

Chassis
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 58W
Tires / Rear 180/55-ZR17 73W

Dimensions
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

Other
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)
Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)

2013 Yamaha YZF-R6 Specs and Price