Yamaha Road Star (2008-09)

The Yamaha XV 1700PC Road Star Warrior is a 2008-09 motorcycle with a four-stroke, 48 degrees V-twin, OHV, 4 valves per cylinder engine with a capacity of 1670 cc/101.9 cu-in. This air-cooled motorcycle has a compression ratio of 8.3:1, lubrication of semi-dry sump, and twin-bore fuel injection (FI) induction. It also features an electronic control unit (ECU) ignition, electric starting, and a belt final drive.

The front suspension includes a 41mm Kayaba inverted telescopic fork with a front wheel travel of 135 mm/5.3 in, while the rear suspension is a link-type, preload and rebound adjustable single rear shock with a rear wheel travel of 110 mm/4.3 in.

The motorcycle has 2x 298 mm discs, 4 piston calipers for the front brakes and a single 282 mm disc with 1 piston caliper for the rear brake. The 120/70 ZR18 front tire and 200/50 ZR17 rear tire sit on a rake of 29 degrees and a trail of 129.5 mm/5.1 in.

The Yamaha Road Star has a length of 2385 mm/93.9 in, width of 934.7 mm/36.8 in, height of 1115 mm/43.9 in, and a wheelbase of 1666.2 mm/65.6 in. The seat height is 715 mm/28.1 in, ground clearance is 155 mm/6.1 in, dry weight is 275. kg/606.2 lbs, and wet weight is 298.4 kg/658 lbs. The fuel capacity is 15 litres/4.0 US gal and the consumption average is 38.3 mpg. The standing 1/4 mile is 12.7 sec/103 mph.


Technical specifications:

Make Model: Yamaha XV 1700PC Road Star Warrior

Year: 2008 – 09


Engine: Four stroke, 48 degrees V-Twin, OHV, 4 valves per cylinder
Capacity: 1670 cc / 101.9 cu-in
Bore x Stroke: 97 x 113mm
Cooling System: Air cooled
Compression Ratio: 8.3:1
Lubrication: Semi-dry sump
Induction: Twin-bore fuel injection (FI)
Ignition: Electronic control unit (ECU)
Starting: Electric
Max Power: 62 kW / 84.3 hp @ 4400 rpm
Max Torque: 135 Nm / 99.5 lb-ft @ 3750 rpm
Transmission: 5 Speed
Final Drive: Belt
Front Suspension: 41mm Kayaba inverted telescopic fork with
Front Wheel Trael: 135 mm / 5.3 in

Rear Suspension: Link-type, preload and rebound adjustable single rear shock
Rear Wheel Travel: 110 mm / 4.3 in
Front Brakes: 2x 298 mm discs 4 piston calipers
Rear Brakes: Single 282 mm disc 1 piston caliper
Front Tyre: 120/70 ZR18
Rear Tyre: 200/50 ZR17
Rake: 29 degrees
Trail: 129.5 mm / 5.1 in
Dimensions: Length 2385 mm / 93.9 Width 934.7 mm / 36.8 Height 1115 mm / 43.9
Wheelbase: 1666.2 mm / 65.6 in
Seat Height: 715 mm / 28.1 in
Ground Clearance: 155 mm / 6.1 in
Dry Weight: 275. kg / 606.2 lbs
Wet Weight: 298.4 kg / 658 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 15 Litres / 4.0 US gal
Consumption Average: 38.3 mpg
Standing 1/4 Mile: 12.7 sec / 103 mph

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