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2016 Yamaha Raider
2016 Yamaha Raider

2016 Yamaha Raider
2016 Yamaha Raider

2016 Yamaha Raider
2016 Yamaha Raider

2016 Yamaha Raider
2016 Yamaha Raider

2016 Yamaha Raider
2016 Yamaha Raider

 


2016 Yamaha Raider Review

2016 Yamaha Raider on www.Totalmotorcycle.com

Style. Performance. Attitude. You really can have it all…

ATTITUDE ADJUSTMENT

The Raider by Star Motorcycles. It truly is the ultimate marriage of styling and total performance.


Conquer Road

You are looking at a special generation of custom cruisers. A breed that stands apart. Check out the incredible attention to detail. From front to back, the Raider is loaded with “custom” inspired parts. Stretched out fork, fat rear tire, low seat and an aggressive, slammed riding position. The Raider features more black parts than the S version. The Raider not only looks good… it offers an incredible riding experience too.

/// Power
High-performance, 1854cc (113 cubic inch) air-cooled, long-stroke, OHV, 4 valves per cylinder, 48°, V-twin powerplant produces massive torque and class leading acceleration from very low rpms.


/// Performance
Maximum torque occurs at 2,500 rpm while maximum power occurs at 4,500 rpm, providing exciting acceleration with great pulse and torque feel.

 


2016 Yamaha Raider www.Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features

Form and Function
The Raider® was inspired by the custom chopper movement, but since it’s a Star, it had to also handle, stop and go.
•Kicked-out Front Fork
A 6-degree yoke angle—the first ever on a Star® motorcycle—makes it possible to achieve that custom raked-out look as well as neutral handling and straight-line cruisability combining a 33-degree rake plus 6 degrees yoke angle gives the Raider a total rake of 39 degrees and 102mm of trail.
•Stylish Custom Wheels
Custom 5-spoke aluminum wheels carry a 120/70 profile, 21-inch tire up front, and a wide, 210/40-18 radial out back—the tallest and widest ever on a Star.
•Real Steel Fenders
No cheap plastic fenders here—this authentic cruiser has real steel fenders customizers love. Classic belt drive, too.
•Ready to Customize
Get started on your own customization. The Star® Accessories Catalog is packed full of high-quality parts that invite Star owners to fully express their individuality.
•Ready to Travel
Estimated 42 mpg* means this cruiser can go the distance between fill-ups.




2016 Yamaha Raider www.Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits

ENGINE

Huge Low-rpm Torque
113-cubic-inch (1854cc) air-cooled, OHV with 4 valves per cylinder, pushrod 48° V-twin pumps out max torque at just 2500 rpm and max power at 4500 rpm for powerful, relaxed cruising.
•Stylish Engine
Four pushrod-activated valves and two spark plugs per cylinder provide optimum combustion efficiency along with classically beautiful engine architecture. Special custom machining of the cooling fin edges gives a jewel-like appearance to the engine as light hits it from different angles.
•High-tech Internals
Ceramic-composite plated cylinders for superior heat dissipation with forged pistons cooled by oil jets. Provides outstanding reliability and longer engine life.
•Tuned to Perform
9.5:1 compression ratio and aggressive cam timing increase power output across the board.
•Advanced Fuel Injection
Computer-controlled, twin-bore fuel injection monitors multiple engine parameters to calculate perfect mixture under all conditions; wide-angle 12-hole fuel injectors provide excellent atomization.
•Stealthy Airbox
A 3.5-liter airbox is hidden in the area below the fuel tank for great performance and clean styling.
•Throaty Exhaust
Two-into-one-into-two exhaust with Exhaust Ultimate Power valve (EXUP®) inside boosts torque in the 2500-3500-rpm range.

 

CHASSIS / SUSPENSION

Aluminum Frame
All-aluminum cast frame is light, rigid and tuned for light, athletic handling. A light, Controlled-Fill, aluminum swingarm casting complements the bike’s lithe style.
•Secure Riding Position
Low, sculpted seat holds the rider in place, and pullback bars reach back to enforce a casual, urban cruising style.
•Kicked-out Front Fork
A 6-degree yoke angle—the first ever on a Star® motorcycle—makes it possible to achieve that custom raked-out look as well as neutral handling and straight-line cruisability combining a 33-degree rake plus 6 degrees yoke angle gives the Raider a total rake of 39 degrees and 102mm of trail.
•Stylish Custom Tires
Custom 5-spoke aluminum wheels carry a 120/70 profile, 21-inch tire up front, and a wide, 210/40-18 radial out back—the tallest and widest ever on a Star.
•Plush Suspension
46mm fork tubes serve a sweet appearance and an excellent ride through 5.1 inches of wheel travel. A tucked-out-of-sight single shock out back provides a smooth ride under varying loads.
•Generous Fuel Range
Flangeless fuel tank carries a full 4.2 gallons of fuel.
•Potent Brakes
Front brake master cylinder with integrated lever operates a pair of 298mm front discs squeezed by strong 4-piston monoblock calipers, with the rear 310mm disc gripped by a floating single-piston caliper, for excellent power and feel.
•Clean Belt Drive
Strong, light and narrow belt final drive contains embedded carbon fiber for even greater strength.
•Hidden Wiring
Wiring harness uses super-slim wires for compactness and lighter weight, and switchgear wiring is routed inside the handlebar for a clean appearance.

 

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

Peerless Quality
Jewel-like fit and finish, and Star® quality paint, chrome and attention to detail are evident all over the Raider.
•Tank-mounted Instruments
Cool, tank-mounted instrumentation complements the custom look, and contains analog speedometer and fuel gauge, along with twin digital trip meters, odometer, clock, adjustable brightness and self-diagnostics.
•Excellent Lighting
Bright multi-reflector headlight, LED taillight, and custom amber LED turn signals behind clear lenses give a custom look. A right-thumb activated accessory driving light switch is ready for accessory lighting, too.
•Clean Running
02 sensor and three-way catalyst reduce emissions.



 


 

2016 Yamaha Raider – www.Totalmotorcycle.com USA Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: $14,990 – Candy Red – Available from December 2015

Engine Type 113-cubic-inch (1854cc) air-cooled OHV V-twin; 8 valves
Bore x Stroke 100.0mm x 118.0mm
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Fuel Delivery Electronic fuel injection
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Final Drive Belt
Suspension / Front Telescopic fork; 5.1-in travel
Suspension / Rear Swingarm; 3.5-in travel
Brakes / Front Dual hydraulic disc, 298mm
Brakes / Rear Hydraulic disc, 310mm
Tires / Front 120/70-21
Tires / Rear 210/40-18
L x W x H 101.2 in x 36.4 in x 45.9 in
Seat Height 27.4 in
Wheelbase 70.9 in
Rake (Caster Angle) n/a
Trail n/a
Ground Clearance 5.7 in
Fuel Capacity 4.2 gal
Fuel Economy 42 mpg
Wet Weight 734 lb
Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)
Color Candy Red

** Fuel economy estimates are based on US EPA exhaust emission certification data obtained by Yamaha.
Your actual mileage will vary depending on road conditions, how you ride and maintain your vehicle,
accessories, cargo and operator/passenger weight.
*** Wet weight includes the vehicle with all standard equipment and all fluids, including oil, coolant (as
applicable) and a full tank of fuel. It does not include the weight of options or accessories. Wet weight is
useful in making real-world comparisons with other models.


 


 

2016 Yamaha Raider – www.Totalmotorcycle.com Canadian Specifications/Technical Details
Canada MSRP Price: $15,999 CAD

/// ENGINE
ENGINE
Air-cooled, OHV, 8-valves (4-valves/cyl), 48º, V-twin with EFI
DISPLACEMENT
1,854 cc (113 cubic inch)
BORE AND STROKE
100 x 118mm
COMPRESSION RATIO
9.5:1
MAXIMUM TORQUE
17 kg-m (123 ft-lbs.) @ 2,500rpm
FUEL DELIVERY
Dual 43mm cross bore downdraft throttle body FI
ESTIMATED FUEL CONSUMPTION±
17.7kpl / 50mpg (Imp.)
LUBRICATION
Dry sump
IGNITION / STARTING
TCI / Electric
TRANSMISSION
5-speed
FINAL DRIVE
Belt


/// CHASSIS
SUSPENSION (FRONT)
46mm fork
SUSPENSION (REAR)
Adjustable link Monocross
BRAKES (FRONT)
Dual 298mm discs / 4 piston calipers
BRAKES (REAR)
310mm disc / single piston caliper
TIRES (FRONT)
120/70-21
TIRES (REAR)
210/40R18


/// CRITICAL DATA
LENGTH
2,570mm (101.2″)
WIDTH
925mm (36.4″)
HEIGHT
1,165mm (45.9″)
WHEELBASE
1,800mm (70.9″)
GROUND CLEARANCE
145mm (5.7″)
SEAT HEIGHT
695mm (27.4″)
FUEL CAPACITY
16 litres (3.5 Imp. gallons)
WET WEIGHT
331 kg (730 lb)
COLOUR(S)
Deep Metallic Red


Specifications, appearance, and price of product are subject to change without notice.
* MSRP does not include freight, PDI (Pre Delivery Inspection), pre-rigging (boats), or taxes. Dealer may sell for less. See your local dealer for out the door pricing.
± Fuel economy estimates are based on US EPA exhaust emission certification data obtained by Yamaha and converted into Canadian measurements. Your actual mileage will vary depending on road condition, how you ride, maintain your vehicle, accessories, cargo and operator/passenger weight.





 

2016 Yamaha Raider – www.Totalmotorcycle.com European Specifications/Technical Details
Europe/UK MSRP Price: See Dealer for pricing in GBP (On The Road inc 20% Vat)

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*Starting at MSRP is the manufactured suggested price and excludes delivery, setup, tax, title, license, and additional fees and expenses. Bikes may be shown with optional accessories. Final sale price determined by an authorized dealer. Specifications and MSRP are subject to change.

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