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– 2000 Yamaha YZF-600R
The blur of the asphalt is highlighted by the single broken line which now appears solid. The wind screams around you as you cut through it like an aerodynamic experiment in perfect harmony with your bike. You are in control while all around you appears chaos.
For you there is no greater thrill than the ultimate in technological performance. The supreme combination of power, agility and adrenaline. In short, THE RUSH!
The perfection of performance is always just around the next corner; ride a Yamaha and you’re sure to have the inside track every time.
Configuration DOHC fourstroke inline four, 5 valves per cyl, liquid cooled. Shim under bucket adjustment Lubrication Gear driven pump, wet sump
Bore & Stroke 62 x 49.6mm Ignition Digital TCI
Capacity 599cc Charging system
Compression Ratio 12.0 : 1 Starter Electric starter
Maximum Power Max RPM 13,200 Transmission Gear driven primary drive
Maximum Torque Gearbox 6 Speed
Fuel CVKD36 Keihins Clutch Multi plate wet clutch
Frame Rake 25.0 degrees Trail 3.8 inches (97 mm) Wheels 3.50 x 17 inches,
5.00 x 17 inches
Dimensions Weight: 207 kg, 416lb dry
Wheelbase: 1,415mm (55.7″)
Length: 2,060mm (81.1″)
Seat Height: 805mm
Ground Clearance: 135mm (5.3″) Tyres 120/60 ZR17
Front Suspension Kayaba 41mm Telescopic forks with adjustments for spring preload, compression and rebound damping, 127 mm of travel. Brakes 298mm dual discs with 4 piston calipers
245mm disc rear, 2 piston caliper.
Rear suspension Kayaba mono-shock with adjustment for spring preload, compression and rebound damping, rear wheel travel 119.38 mm Fuel Capacity 19 litre (4.2 imp.gal., 4.9 US gal.)
Top Speed 151.5 mph Fuel Economy
Acceleration 11.35 at 119.42 mph
Colours Instruments Analog speedometer and tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, temperature gauge, lights for high beam, blinkers, neutral, alternator, low oil pressure, low fuel.
Specifications are subject to change without notice, in accordance with national regulation and legislations