1998 YZF750 (0WJ6)
(1998 / Racing Machine)
This was a factory machine that took the production supersport model YZF750SP and developed it as a race machine for the World Superbike (WSB) Championship. While there had been no major model changes since 1993 when this model first appeared, the data and know-how accumulated from numerous races resulted in steady advances. The 1998 model powered WSB rookie Noriyuki Haga to wins in five heats, the highest number in that year.
- Engine type: Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC 5-valve, in-line 4-cylinder, 749cm³
- Transmission: 6-speed
- Maximum power output: Over 121.4kW (165PS)
- Aluminum Deltabox frame
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