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Review of 2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser

The all-new 2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser is a fantastic cruiser/tourer bike Yamaha has recently launched. This bike has got the powerful engine along with the best design. The chassis of the bike is durable and stable. The suspension and braking system are fully functional. The bike has got superb graphics on it. The seat offers the maximum comfort during the long ride. The braking system provides the best stopping power. The review of 2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser along with the specification and price are written below.

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser – Specification and Price


The all-new 2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser bike comes with the best and powerful engine of 80 cubic inches. It has got the displacement of 1304 cc. The engine features the liquid cooled SOHC 600 V-Twin with the new four valves per cylinder. The engine has got the compression ratio of 9.5:1 with the dual counterbalancers. The engine delivers the smooth power to the ground while maintaining the classic big cruiser sound and pulse characteristics. This cruiser bike has got the first small roller-type rocker arms with needle bearing that helps the engine to keep vibration at the minimum level. They also reduce the top-end weight for the best mass centralization. The new four valves per cylinders offer the optimum combustion efficiency.  The rocker arms reduce the friction for better performance and reduced wear. The all-new ceramic composited plated cylinders provide the best heat dissipation, reduced oil consumption, and high durability. The new and high quality forged aluminum of 100 mm pistons are used in it. They are of the high-strength compact design that contributes to high performance and reduces vibration. The forged connecting rods are used with the single crankpin for the true V-twin sound and power. Sophisticated twin-bore fuel injections are used in it. Each cylinder of this engine is fed by its injector spraying into the twin 40 mm of throttle bodies. The computer controlled system provides an accurate amount of the mixture of fuel or air to the engine for the best performance. It will result in the firm, smooth and seamless performance across the full range of engine rpm. The bike has the 5-speed of transmission with the smooth shifting. The new belt drive transfers power from the transfer to the wheel with authority. This new belt system is clean, quiet and virtually maintenance-free. The new air cooling system of the engine routes the liquid through hidden hoses, and internal engine passes the air-cooled looks and liquid-cooled performance.

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser

Chassis and Suspension

The all-new 2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser bike comes with the lightweight and compact frame. Its structure helps in handling and offers the maximum comfort on the road. The swing arm design is combined with the overall styling of the whole bike. It results in the excellent road bump absorption. The bike has got the best suspension system and features the fork tubes of 41 mm with the stainless covers that look great. The new rear suspension is the bottom-link type Monocross system with the gas charges only shock and adjustable spring preload. The settings of the suspension system are adjusted in a way to have the best ride and handling over the bigger bumps in the road. The seat is redesigned in the dish shape for best comfort, and it allows the rider to touch the ground easily. The new Fenders are real steel. Both of the rear and front fenders adds to the quality look, and they make the customization much easy. The fuel tank has the best design, stylish look and it has the capacity of 4.9 gallons of fuel. The wheels are best and offer the best look. They have seven-spoke aluminum wheels with the 16 inches of tires. The braking system is working well. It has dual discs brakes of 298 mm front and single disc brake on the rear. It provides the best stopping power.

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser

Other features

The all-new 2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser bike comes with the number of functions that makes the ride full of fun. It has got the fork attached color match fairing provides the riders great weather protection. The engine features the great sound on the road. The bike has the fully combined dash and audio system with the iPod or iPhone compatibility. The rider can easily control the music by using the control pod located on the left handlebar. This bike is equipped with the rugged, waterproof Garmin Zumo 665 GPS. This bike features the navigation system including the weather and traffic condition. It also got the XM satellite radio and Bluetooth wire functionality. The bike has got the color match lockable hard side bags for long trips. Each of the luggage bags can accommodate the volume of 7.6 gallons of capacity. It has got the new Star quality paint chrome and detailing vie for best attention. The fenders are steel, not plastic. The tank has the 3D emblem design for the modern-classic look. This bike has the Retro-modern bar-mounted instrument with the speedometer. It also has got the LCD. The new indicator lights, turn signals, low fuel indicator, low oil level, coolant temperature. It has got the rider floorboards for comfort and room with the heel and torn shifter. The bright multi-reflector headlight with the LED taillights and amber turn signals behind clear lenses offers the custom look.

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser

Unique Key Features

  • Full Coverage Fairing
  • Exceptional Features, Exceptional Value
  • Protective Fairing System
  • Tunes for the Road
  • Navigation Comes Standard
  • Factory Hard Luggage
  • Classic Cruiser Styling
  • Ready to Customize

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser – Price

The all-new Yamaha 2017 V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser bike comes with the raven color. This bike will be available from October 2016 with the price of $14,299 only.

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser – Specs


Engine Type 80-cubic-inch (1304 cc) liquid cooled SOHC V-twin, eight valves
Bore x Stroke 100.0 mm x 83.0 mm
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Fuel Delivery Electronic fuel injection
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 5-speed, multi-plate wet clutch
Final Drive Belt

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser Specs


Suspension / Front 41 mm telescopic fork, 5.3 inches travel
Suspension / Rear Single shock, 4.3 inches travel
Brakes / Front Dual hydraulic disc, 298 mm
Brakes / Rear Hydraulic disc, 298 mm
Tires / Front 130/90-16
Tires / Rear 170/70B-16

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser Specs


L x W x H 98.0 inches x 41.2 inches x 59.0 inches
Seat Height 27.2 inches
Wheelbase 66.5 inches
Rake (Caster Angle) n/a
Trail n/a
Maximum Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 4.9 gal
Fuel Economy 42 mpg
Wet Weight 717 lb

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser Specs


Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)

2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser


This article is all about the newly launched 2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Deluxe Cruiser bike by Yamaha Brand. This bike has got the stylish design along with the powerful engine. It offers the comfortable ride full of fun. Rider can enjoy the ride along with a passenger. Its fuel tank provides large fuel capacity so don’t worry about the cheap fuel, but you have to refill accordingly.

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