yamaha YZF R6

Respect R World.

Featuring aerodynamic bodywork and an aggressive look that bears all the characteristics of Yamaha's thoroughbred R-series DNA, the YZF-R6 is the ultimate 600 supersport.

The high-specification 43mm inverted front forks give you enhanced suspension feel and feedback – while its low fuel tank and handlebar position provide excellent rider ergonomics for superb riding comfort and precise control. Answer the call, and enter R-World.

The YZF-R6 is a legend on the street – and its outstanding record in the WorldSSP Championship shows that it's also a proven winner on the race track. One ride on this MotoGP-bred racer and you enter the exciting world of Yamaha. R-World!

At a glance

  • Ergonomic riding position for optimum control
  • Radical R-series design
  • Quick Shift System for clutchless upshifts
  • YZF-R1 type 43mm front forks
  • YCC-T, YCC-I, ABS and D-Mode
  • 599cc, inline, 4-cylinder, 4-valve, DOHC engine
  • Slimline CF die cast magnesium rear subframe
  • Aerodynamically efficient front cowl and screen
  • Aggressive face with dual LED position lights
  • 6-position switchable TCS
  • Dual 320mm front discs with radial calipers
  • Lightweight 17-litre aluminium fuel tank 

Engine Type

4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 4-valves

Displacement CC

599.0

Bore X Stroke

67.0 mm x 42.5 mm

Compression Ratio

13.1 : 1

Max Power Output

87.1kW (118.4PS) @ 14,500 rpm

Max Torque

61.7Nm (6.3kg-m) @ 10,500 rpm

Oil Capacity

3.4litres

Fuel Tank Capacity

17litres

Starter

Electric

Transmission Type

13.1 : 1

Dimensions LxWxH

2,040 mm x 695 mm x 1,150 mm

Wheelbase

1,375 mm

Ground Clearance

130 mm

Kerb Weight

190 kg

Tyre Size Front

120/70 ZR17M/C (58W) Tubeless

Tyre Size Rear

180/55 ZR17M/C (73W) Tubeless

Brakes Type Front

Hydraulic dual disc, 320 mm

Brakes Type Rear

Hydraulic single disc, 220 mm