2001 Yamaha V-Star Classic

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2001 Yamaha V-Star Classic
2001 Yamaha V-Star Classic


– 2001 Yamaha V-Star Classic

2001 Yamaha V-Star Classic

Pure Star quality, down-to-earth value…

All it takes is one look at the V Star Classic to know that you’re in the presence of greatness. 40 cubic inch V-twin engine with shaft drive.

2001 Yamaha V-Star Classic Features and Benefits

40 cubic inch, V-Twin

Floorboards (New for 2001)



2001 Yamaha V-Star Classic – Specifications/Technical Details
USA MSRP Price: $5,899 Deep Purple, Onyx; $5,999 Stardust Silver/Forest Green USD
Canadian MSRP Price: See dealer for pricing in CDN

Length 96.5″

Height 43.5″

Width 36.6″

Weight 495 lbs.

Ground Clearance 5.7″

Wheelbase 64″

Seat Height 28″

Engine 649cc, 40-Cubic Inch, SOHC, Air-Cooled, 70° V-Twin

Displacement 649cc

Bore x Stroke 81 X 63mm

Compression Ratio 9:1

Carburetion (2) 28mm Mikuni Downdraft-Type

Fuel Capacity 4.2 gallons

Transmission 5-Speed

Final Drive Shaft

Brakes Front: Dual 298mm Discs
Rear: 200mm Drum

Tires Front: 130/90-16
Rear: 170/80-15

Suspension Front: Telescopic Fork, 5.5″ of Travel
Rear: Preload-Adjustable Single Shock, Link-Type, 3.9″ of Travel

Deep Purple
Stardust Silver/Forest Green

Specifications are subject to change without notice, in accordance with national regulation and legislations. Suggested Starting Price shown does not include tax, title, or destination charge. Dealer prices may vary.

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