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FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike Review Specs

An all-new FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike offers a Sporty Twist, and it has exceptional power and torque to deliver unrivaled powerful acceleration throughout the RPM range.

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike – Features and Price

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike Specs


FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike provided a compact six-speed transmission with evenly distributed gearing for aggressive riding and a higher sixth gear for relaxing interstate riding. Additionally, the transmission gears are helical-cut for even, silent operation, and the gear dogs are separated for extreme transmission performance.

The Assist and Slipper clutch unit on the FJR1300ES provides more clutch plate clamping force under engine torque and less power under back-torque from the rear wheel. It enables lighter clutch springs that result in a 20% reduction in clutch lever effort and smoother, more refined downshifting. The FJR1300ES is powered by a tiny 1298cc DOHC 16-valve liquid-cooled four-cylinder engine that produces fantastic torque and power across a broad rpm range. The bike has a passenger and a whole load of luggage aboard. The engine is always ready to deliver with strong passing power.

The brand new stacked tri-axis transmission shafts used in the slant-block motor design minimize engine size while enhancing chassis geometry for balanced weight distribution and outstanding handling. The lightweight forged pistons with carburized connecting rods provide superior strength and reduced reciprocating mass on the inside, which results in exceptional longevity and performance. It is good to assist minimize uncontrollable wheelspin. The Yamaha FJR1300ES’ Traction Control System monitors tire slide and changes ignition timing, fuel injection volume and throttle valve opening. The device gives the operator more confidence when riding on roads with little traction.

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike

Cruise control makes traveling a breeze by altering a set speed with a single switch stroke or by repeatedly pushing the button for more extensive modifications while applying the brakes, clutch or throttle return releases the cruise control. The resume function returns it to the most recent setting. Yamaha’s Chip Controlled Throttle (YCCT) on the FJR1300ES, a ride-by-wire system that provides crisp seamless throttle response in various altitude and weather conditions—ideal for the FJR’s refined and sporty personality. The FJR1300ES Yamaha 2022 gives riders a choice of two unique throttle response modes to better suit their preferences and riding conditions, thanks to the flexibility offered by YCC-T.

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike


An all-new FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike offers a sophisticated cornering headlamp system featured on the FJR1300ES’ intense visage which uses brilliant high-efficiency LED lighting. Six LED units illuminate consecutively above the quad-element LED headlamp assembly controlled by Yamaha’s IMU technology to beam through turns. The headlamps also provide a toolless headlight angle adjustment to accommodate vehicle weights. Last but not least, the LED tail lamp assembly blends visibility, aesthetics and quality. The FJR1300ES’ smooth supersport-inspired bodywork with integrated airflow control makes the rider comfortable, highlighted by the LED headlamp system. A central vent beneath the instrument panel minimizes negative pressure for less buffeting and the rider can direct lower body airflow through movable fairing side panels.

The FJR1300ES is an excellent touring machine because it responds to the rider. The plush thick saddle is adjustable over 0.8 inches without tools and provides plenty of riding comfort. The windscreen is automatically adjustable for a range of over 5.1 inches and the handlebars may be changed to one of three positions to fine-tune rider ergonomics. Finding the appropriate setting is as simple as pressing a button with the electrically adjustable suspension. The FJR1300ES suspension can be dialed-in to match the rider’s needs passenger and riding circumstances with four pre-load settings, three dampings preset, and a further seven damping fine-tuning adjustments.

The sophisticated front and rear brakes deliver great braking force and control coupled with balanced braking power via Yamaha’s Unified Braking System. ABS increases rider confidence even more by preventing wheel lock-ups in low-traction situations. The FJR1300ES has a hefty aluminum frame that delivers an optimal chassis rigidity and input and a long swingarm to boost traction and rear suspension movement similar to Yamaha’s supersport motorcycles. The large-capacity ergonomically-shaped 6.6-gallon fuel tank provides good comfort and range and is steel, allowing for magnetic tank bags.

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike

The three-part instrument panel includes trip computer functions, riding modes, and more to provide riders with all the information they need while on the road. It has a flick of the bar-mounted switchgear riders can simply adjust the dot-matrix multi-function display to show the information they choose.

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike – Price

The new FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike is available at $18,199 in the Cobalt Blue color option.

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike – Technical Specifications


Type 1,298cc, DOHC, liquid-cooled, inline 4-cylinder; 16 valves
Bore x Stroke 79mm x 66.2mm
Compression Ratio 10.8:1
Fuel Delivery Fuel injection with YCC-T
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 6-speed; multi-plate assist-and-slipper wet clutch
Final Drive Shaft

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike Specs


Front Suspension 43mm inverted fork including electronically adjustable rebound and compression damping; 5.3-in travel
Rear Suspension Single shock with electronically adjustable spring preload, compression, and rebound damping; 4.9-inch travel
Front Brakes Dual 320 mm of discs; Unified Brake System and ABS
Rear Brakes 282mm disc; Unified Brake System and ABS
Front Tires 120/70ZR17
Rear Tires 180/55ZR17

FJR1300ES 2022 Yamaha Sports Touring Bike Specs


L x W x H 87.8 in x 29.5 in x 52.2 – 57.3 in
Seat Height 31.7 or 32.5 in
Wheelbase 60.8 in
Rake (Caster Angle) 26.0°
Trail 4.3 in
Maximum Ground Clearance 4.9 in
Fuel Capacity 6.6 gal
Fuel Economy 36 mpg
Wet Weight 642 lbs (CA model 644 lbs)


Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)

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