2012 Yamaha YZF-R1 Super Sport Price in USA, Review, Test Ride, First Look, Specifications, Features, Colors, Mileage and Images

Yamaha has beautifully combined power, style and next generations technology while making  New 2012 Yamaha YZF-R1 which available in U.S market  a priced between MSRP $14,490 – $13,990*.


  1.  Pearl White/Rapid Red, Price $14,490
  2.  Pearl White/Candy Red,  Price $14,190
  3.  Raven Price $13,990
  4. Team Yamaha Blue/White,  Price $13,990


  • MotoGP® technology – a seven-level Traction Control System
  • World GP 50th Anniversary Edition
  •  new headlight cowl
  • muffler end caps and heat shields are restyled
  • YCC-T™ (Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle)
  • YCC-I® is Yamaha Chip Controlled Intake
  •  aluminum frame
  • SOQI front forks
  • independent damping
  • The left fork handles compression damping
  • The right side handles the rebound damping


  • Seven-level Traction Control System
  • New ECU settings
  • New top triple clamps
  • The footrests have been redesigned
  • New headlight cowl styling and LED position lights
  • New silencer heat guards and end caps are re-styled


Type998cc, liquid-cooled 4-stroke DOHC 16 valves (titanium intake valves)
Bore x Stroke78.0mm X 52.2mm
Compression Ratio12.7:1
Fuel DeliveryFuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission6-speed w/multiplate slipper clutch
Final Drive#530 O-ring chain
Suspension / Front43mm inverted fork; fully adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Suspension / RearSingle shock w/piggyback reservoir; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Brakes / FrontDual 310mm disc; radial-mount forged 6-piston calipers
Brakes / Rear220mm disc; single-piston caliper
Tires / Front120/70ZR17
Tires / Rear190/55ZR17
Length81.5 in
Width28.1 in
Height44.5 in
Seat Height32.8 in
Wheelbase55.7 in
Rake (Caster Angle)24.0°
Trail4.0 in
Fuel Capacity4.8 gal
Fuel Economy**33 mpg
Wet Weight***454 lb
Primary Reduction Ratio65/43 (1.512)
Secondary Reduction Ratio47/17 (2.765)
Gear Ratio – 1st Gear38/15 (2.533)
Gear Ratio – 2nd Gear33/16 (2.063)
Gear Ratio – 3rd Gear37/21 (1.762)
Gear Ratio – 4th Gear35/23 (1.522)
Gear Ratio – 5th Gear30/22 (1.364)
Gear Ratio – 6th Gear33/26 (1.269)
Warranty1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)

At last I would like to say that new 2012 Yamaha YZF-R1 is the  most stylish bike beautifully crafted to beautify your life. What you think? Please be open to give your view.

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