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– 2002 Yamaha YZF-R1 Review
2002 Yamaha YZF-R1
An ego is a wonderful thing to crush…
From the moment the R1 was unleashed upon the unsuspecting sport bike world four years ago, it’s been painfully obvious … to the competition, that is … that no other open-class machine holds a candle to this incredible combination of liter-bike power, 600cc-spec handling and drop-dead gorgeous styling.
2002 Yamaha YZF-R1 Features and Benefits
2002 Yamaha YZF-R1 – Specifications/Technical Details
USA MSRP Price: $10,299 USD
Canadian MSRP Price: See dealer for pricing in CDN
Weight 382 lbs.
Ground Clearance 5.5″
Seat Height 32″
Engine 998cc, liquid-cooled, 20-valve, DOHC, in-line four-cylinder
Bore x Stroke 74 X 58mm
Compression Ratio 11.8:1
Carburetion Suction-Piston Type Fuel Injection w/40mm throttle bodies (4) w/throttle position and RPM sensors
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gallons
Ignition Digital TCI
Final Drive O-ring chain
Brakes Front: Dual 298mm floating discs w/4-piston calipers
Rear: 220mm disc w/2-piston pin-slide caliper
Tires Front: 120/70-ZR17
Suspension Front: 43mm inverted telescopic fork w/adj. preload, compression and rebound damping; 4.7″ travel
Rear: Single shock w/piggyback reservoir and adj. preload, compression and rebound damping; 5.1″ travel
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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.