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2002 Yamaha YZF-R1
2002 Yamaha YZF-R1

2002 Yamaha YZF-R1
2002 Yamaha YZF-R1

2002 Yamaha YZF-R1
2002 Yamaha YZF-R1


– 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

Length 80.3″

Height 43.5″

Width 27.7″

Weight 382 lbs.

Ground Clearance 5.5″

Wheelbase 54.9″

Seat Height 32″

Engine 998cc, liquid-cooled, 20-valve, DOHC, in-line four-cylinder

Displacement 998cc

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

Clutch Multi-plate

Transmission 6-Speed

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
Rear: 190/50-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.

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