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2018 Yamaha YZF‑R3

2018 Yamaha YZF‑R3
Raven ABS
MSRP: $5,299.00
Manufacturer: Yamaha
Condition: New

Description

  • Potent Twin-Cylinder Powerplant
    Large 321cc twin-cylinder engine offers excellent performance whether navigating cross-town traffic, hitting the twisties, or on the racetrack.
  • Striking Yamaha R-Series Styling
    Yamaha supersport-inspired styling with a full fairing in a chassis that makes it perfect for first time rider—or experienced riders who prefer a lightweight, nimble machine. And three beautiful coloring options are available which means there is a color choice that is right for you.
  • Advanced Engine Design
    Forged pistons—just like the R1 and R6—are very lightweight while providing exceptional strength. And innovative Yamaha features like the offset cylinders reduce friction for more power.
  • Balanced Sportbike Ergonomics
    The YZF-R3 features clip-on handlebars and a riding position that provides a great balance of comfort and sporty riding position.
  • Compact, Confident Rider Seating
    With a flat seat design and a seat height of only 30.7 inches on the YZF-R3, it’s easy to get both feet firmly on the ground and inspire confidence, especially for beginner riders.
  • Potent Brakes
    Modern disc brakes front and rear provide strong, controllable braking power. The YZF-R3 ABS model also features an antilock braking system to boost rider confidence and prevent wheel lock-ups in reduced-traction conditions.

Specifications

Engine

Engine Type
321cc liquid-cooled, DOHC inline twin-cylinder; 8 valves
Bore x Stroke
68.0mm x 44.1mm
Compression Ratio
11.2:1
Fuel Delivery
Fuel Injection
Ignition
TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission
6-speed; multiplate clutch
Final Drive
Chain
 

Chassis

Suspension / Front
41mm KYB® telescopic fork; 5.1-in travel
Suspension / Rear
KYB® single shock, adjustable preload; 4.9-in travel
Brakes / Front
298mm hydraulic disc; ABS model available
Brakes / Rear
220mm hydraulic disc; ABS model available
Tires / Front
110/70-17
Tires / Rear
140/70-17
 

Dimensions

L x W x H
82.3 in x 28.3 in x 44.7 in
Seat Height
30.7 in
Wheelbase
54.3 in
Rake (Caster Angle)
25.0°
Trail
3.7 in
Maximum Ground Clearance
6.3 in
Fuel Capacity
3.7 gal
Fuel Economy
56 mpg
Wet Weight
368 lb / 375 lb (ABS model)
 

Other

Warranty
1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)
 

Features

Top Features:

  • Potent Twin-Cylinder Powerplant
    Large 321cc twin-cylinder engine offers excellent performance whether navigating cross-town traffic, hitting the twisties, or on the racetrack.
  • Striking Yamaha R-Series Styling
    Yamaha supersport-inspired styling with a full fairing in a chassis that makes it perfect for first time rider—or experienced riders who prefer a lightweight, nimble machine. And three beautiful coloring options are available which means there is a color choice that is right for you.
  • Advanced Engine Design
    Forged pistons—just like the R1 and R6—are very lightweight while providing exceptional strength. And innovative Yamaha features like the offset cylinders reduce friction for more power.
  • Balanced Sportbike Ergonomics
    The YZF-R3 features clip-on handlebars and a riding position that provides a great balance of comfort and sporty riding position.
  • Compact, Confident Rider Seating
    With a flat seat design and a seat height of only 30.7 inches on the YZF-R3, it’s easy to get both feet firmly on the ground and inspire confidence, especially for beginner riders.
  • Potent Brakes
    Modern disc brakes front and rear provide strong, controllable braking power. The YZF-R3 ABS model also features an antilock braking system to boost rider confidence and prevent wheel lock-ups in reduced-traction conditions.

Engine:

  • Potent Twin-Cylinder Powerplant
    321cc, liquid-cooled, inline 2-cylinder DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, fuel-injected engine delivers excellent power and performance throughout the rpm range.
  • High-Revving Engine Architecture
    With a compression ratio of 11.2:1, the engine develops maximum power at 10,750 rpm for an exciting ride and broad spread of power. With a 180-degree crank design, the engine provides minimized vibrations and a smooth running engine character throughout the rpm range.
  • Modern Fuel Injection
    Downdraft induction fuel injection system provides easy starts and smooth performance in all conditions.
  • Advanced Cylinder Construction
    Yamaha’s all-aluminum DiASil cylinder is used to ensure excellent heat dissipation, with an innovative offset cylinder design that reduces horsepower loss and improves both power and fuel efficiency.
  • Strong and Lightweight Pistons
    Forged aluminum pistons—the same technology used for the R1 and R6—means lighter weight and excellent strength at higher temperatures, ensuring reliability at higher rpm.

Chassis/Suspension:

  • Advanced Frame
    Steel frame and swingarm designed with Yamaha’s extensive chassis expertise for a light and nimble, yet solid, handling character.
  • Potent Btaking
    The 298mm floating mount front disc brake ensures excellent stopping power, while a 220mm floating disc handles the braking performance on the back. The YZF-R3 ABS model also features an antilock braking system to boost rider confidence and prevent wheel lock-ups in reduced-traction conditions.
  • Plush, Controlled Suspension
    41mm KYB® front suspension offers 5.1 inches of travel for rider comfort and control, while a preload-adjustable rear shock allows tuning for passenger and cargo.
  • Sportbike-Spec Alloy Wheels
    10-spoke cast aluminum wheels are both strong and high in style while reducing unsprung weight.
  • Thorough Instrumentation
    The multi-function meter informs the rider of gear position, fuel capacity, real time and average fuel economy, water temp, clock and an oil change trip meter.

Additional Features:

  • Yamaha R-Series Styling
    Legendary Yamaha R-series styling and performance come standard. The YZF-R3 combines modern styling matched to excellent engine performance and chassis design—the hallmarks of Yamaha’s R-series sportbikes.

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