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Is a Yamaha R6 fast?

Is a Yamaha R6 fast?

Is the Yamaha R6 Fast? The Yamaha R6 is very fast. It has a top speed of around 160 mph, and depending on model, year has horsepower ranging from 100 hp to 116.8 hp fitted to a lightweight aerodynamic frame.

What is the top speed of a 2001 Yamaha R6?

160 mph

Top speed & performance
Max torque 55 ft-lb
Top speed 160 mph
1/4 mile acceleration 11.2 secs
Tank range 160 miles

How fast does a R6 go from 0 60?

2017 Yamaha YZF-R6 0-60 mph 3.1 Seconds.

How much horsepower does a 2001 R6 have?


1999-2000 2001–2002
Horsepower 73.7 kW (98.9 hp) @ 12,500 rpm (rear wheel) 79.7 kW (106.9 hp) @ 12,500 rpm (rear wheel)
Torque 57.2 N⋅m (42.2 lb⋅ft) @ 10,500 rpm 59.2–60.2 J (43.7–44.4 ft⋅lb) @ 11,000 rpm
Fuel system 37 mm carburetors 37 mm Keihin CV Downdraft w/throttle position sensor
Ignition CDI

Which year R6 is best?

The best model years for the Yamaha R6 are the 2017 and the 2008-09 models. Although all Yamaha R6 models are exceptional in terms of speed and engine power, these models received minimal complaints and proved to be the most reliable bikes.

What year is the fastest R6?

The 2008 model year had the highest power-weight ratio of any other R6, even to today. It doesn’t mean they’re the best, but it’s some kind of bragging right! More power with 95kW (127 hp) @ 14,500 rpm — actually the most powerful the R6 ever was, by a few kW!

How fast can a R6 go?

The Yamaha R6 top speed is 161.3 mph, and the Yamaha R7 records a top speed of 139 mph.

How fast can an R6 go?

How long do R6 engines last?

The Yamaha R6 is a top-of-the-range sports bike designed to last approximately 100,000 miles under normal conditions and can last for around 10-15 years on the road before it starts to break down.

Is 2001 R6 fuel injected?

Suzuki with its totally new 2001 GSX-R600 and Honda with its substantially revised and fuel injected 2001 CBR600F4i. Yamaha, which found itself at the top of this class following the introduction of its stunning R6 just two years ago, is not ready to introduce an all new model.