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1999 YZF-R6

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(1999 / Production Model)


This supersport model was the product of Yamaha’s pursuit of a machine with truly exciting riding performance and a character unique to the 600cc class. Its Deltabox II frame was designed for a short wheelbase coupled with a long rear arm for a lightweight, compact chassis. To this was mounted a super-high-revving, high-output engine. It also featured a “forced air intake” system that utilized the running airflow to pressurize the air in the air box to increase intake air volume and achieved light handling performance, well-modulated acceleration and high-speed performance with deep reserves of power.

  • Overall length × width × height: 2,025mm × 690mm × 1,105mm
  • Weight: 169kg
  • Engine type: Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valve, in-line 4-cylinder, 599cm³
  • Maximum power output: 88.3kW (120.0PS) / 13,000r/min
  • Maximum torque: 68.2N・m (6.95kgf・m) / 11,500r/min

*Overseas market model

*All figures, etc. in a model's description or specifications are from when the model was originally released.

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