Yamaha XJR1300 series model history timelines
2004 Yamaha XJR1300
New wheels and front discs are lighter than before, and the suspension settings are stiffer.
With a catalyser in the exhaust the bike now meets EU-2 regulations and an immobilizer system (with chip coded ignition key) is now standard equipment. Also the instruments are updated with an electronically driven speedometer.
Colours for this year are Yamaha blue (with graphics) and Midnight black (without graphics).
2005 Yamaha XJR1300
New blue colour with a bold center stripe on the fuel tank.
Black colour is continued without graphics.
2006 Yamaha XJR1300
Blue and black colours are continued.