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2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike Review Price

The Yamaha Super Sports Bike is very famous worldwide due to their impressive performance and agility. The 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike is another remarkable sports bike that people love. This Yamaha heavy bike features the good looks and outstanding equipment. The comparison review between Yamaha YZF-R6 vs. Honda CBR600RR is also available on Bikes Catalog. The review of 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike with its specifications and price are given below.

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike – Features and Price

Engine Features

The new 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike features the powerful, lightweight and compact 599 cc DOHC, liquid-cooled four-cylinder engine. It contains the latest manufacturing technology with sixteen valves and compression ratios of 13.1:1. Its lightweight forged pistons allow the rider for smooth and high-revving power better than 2017 Yamaha YZF-R6 Sports Bike. The linerless and direct-plated ceramic-composite cylinder bores give an outstanding heat dissipation plus it reduces friction. The Magnesium engine covers minimize the engine weight. The latest Yamaha’s Chip Controlled Intake (YCC-I) changes the sufficient intake tract length to provide the benefits to both shorter and taller intake stacks on the single engine.

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike

The new twin injector intake system uses shower-style fuel injectors just above the intakes that offer optimum fuel atomization at the high rpm. The close-ratio six-speed transmission delivers the seamless power and maximum acceleration to suit the output of engine plus it is specially designed for compact size. The crankshaft, input, and output shafts are stacked in the triangular layout for achieving the mass centralization plus it keeps the engine shorter from front to back. This design lets the rider to optimize engine placement in the frame for better handling. An all-new slipper-type back torque-limiting clutch reduces the engine braking effects plus it helps in aggressive downshifting from high speed. The midship titanium muffler helps in mass centralization plus it contains EXUP (Exhaust Ultimate Power Valve) for broader powerband along with an oxygen sensor for spot-on fuel injection and clean emission.

Chassis / Suspensions Features

The new 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike features the latest Deltabox aluminum frame that incorporates years of GP research and development. This R6 is the best combination of lightweight and fast speed with ultimate stability. An aluminum alloy fuel tank giving the fuel carrying capacity of more than 2.5 pounds not improves rider ergonomics but achieves the bike’s center of gravity. The new 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike features the class-leading front-end with its latest KYB forks of 43 mm quiet similar to Yamaha R1.

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike

The fork delivers exceptional adjustability with all adjustments on the top of the fork. An all-new and lightweight swingarm pivots high in the frame that offers an increased anti-squad effect and mid-corner stability. The new piggyback shock design contains four-way preload and damping adjustability for effective wheel control across the wide variety of conditions. The new 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike includes the components found in Yamaha R1 including the front rotors of 320 mm. It is attached with the four-piston radial-mount calipers and actuated by the Nissin radial-pump master cylinder. This results in excellent power with precise control. The lightweight rear caliper supports the front system while the ABS is standard for enhanced braking on imperfect road surfaces.

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Electronics Features

The new 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike comes with the latest ride-by-wire Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle (YCC-T) system that detects the slight change in throttle input and delivers the instant response. The latest Traction Control System (TCS) assists the riders in managing the traction on various road conditions by adjusting throttle opening, ignition timing, and fuel volume. This system has been designed to intervene extremely smoothly for minimal disruption to forward drive with six modes.

The latest Yamaha D-Mode system allows the rider to choose the optimum engine characters for their suitable riding preferences. The rider can either choose from three throttle valve control maps, i.e., Standard Mode, Mode A, and Mode B or can choose the different throttle response characteristics just by pushing the single button. An all-new 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike comes with the best combination of analog and digital LCD instrumentation package that displays the huge information to the rider.

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike – Price

The 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike is available from November 2017 in three different color combination, i.e., Matte Gray, Team Yamaha Blue, and Intensity White/ Matte Silver. It is available with a price of $12,199 only.

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike – Technical Specifications

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike Specs

Engine

Engine Type 599 cc liquid-cooled DOHC inline 4-cylinder; 16 titanium valves
Bore x Stroke 67 mm x 42.5 mm
Compression Ratio 13.1:1
Fuel Delivery Fuel injection including YCC-T and YCC-I
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 6-speed; multi-plate slipper clutch
Final Drive Chain

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike Specs

Chassis

Suspension / Front 43 mm KYB® inverted fork, 3-way adjustable; 4.7 inches travel
Suspension / Rear KYB® piggyback shock, 4-way adjustable; 4.7 inches travel
Brakes / Front Dual 320 mm hydraulic disc; ABS
Brakes / Rear 220 mm hydraulic disc; ABS
Tires / Front 120/70ZR17
Tires / Rear 180/55ZR17

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike Specs

Dimensions

L x W x H 80.3 inches x 27.4 inches x 45.3 inches
Seat Height 33.5 inches
Wheelbase 54.1 inches
Rake (Caster Angle) 24.0°
Trail 3.8 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance 5.1 inches
Fuel Capacity 4.6 gallons
Fuel Economy 42 mpg
Wet Weight 419 lb

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike Specs

Other

Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)

2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike

Conclusion

Today, the review of 2018 YZF-R6 Yamaha Super Sports Bike is covered under bikescatalog.com. This bike not only offers the best riding pleasure but incredible power output as well. Those riders who prefer riding with style should consider this bike for riding speedy traffic. Its chassis design is not only light in weight but provides the beautiful view. The suspension and braking offer the best performance of all times.

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