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


Type 998cc, liquid-cooled 4-stroke DOHC 16 valves (titanium intake valves)
Bore x Stroke 78.0mm X 52.2mm
Compression Ratio 12.7:1
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 6-speed w/multiplate slipper clutch
Final Drive #530 O-ring chain
Suspension / Front 43mm inverted fork; fully adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Suspension / Rear Single shock w/piggyback reservoir; 4-way adjustable, 4.7-in travel
Brakes / Front Dual 310mm disc; radial-mount forged 6-piston calipers
Brakes / Rear 220mm disc; single-piston caliper
Tires / Front 120/70ZR17
Tires / Rear 190/55ZR17
Length 81.5 in
Width 28.1 in
Height 44.5 in
Seat Height 32.8 in
Wheelbase 55.7 in
Rake (Caster Angle) 24.0°
Trail 4.0 in
Fuel Capacity 4.8 gal
Fuel Economy** 33 mpg
Wet Weight*** 454 lb
Primary Reduction Ratio 65/43 (1.512)
Secondary Reduction Ratio 47/17 (2.765)
Gear Ratio – 1st Gear 38/15 (2.533)
Gear Ratio – 2nd Gear 33/16 (2.063)
Gear Ratio – 3rd Gear 37/21 (1.762)
Gear Ratio – 4th Gear 35/23 (1.522)
Gear Ratio – 5th Gear 30/22 (1.364)
Gear Ratio – 6th Gear 33/26 (1.269)
Warranty 1 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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