Yamaha IT465: history, specs, pictures
|Also called||IT 465|
|Production||1981 - 1982|
Two stroke, single cylinder, read valve, air cooled
|Bore / Stroke||83.8mm x 83.8mm|
|Top Speed||81 mph|
|Horsepower||35.0 HP (26.1 KW) @ 6000RPM|
|Torque||30.98 ft/lbs (42.0 Nm) @ 5500RPM|
|Fuel System||38mm Mikuni|
|Spark Plug||NGK B8ES '81-82|
|Transmission||Gear box: 5-Speed
Final Drive: Chain
|Final Drive||Chain: 520x108 ‘81-82|
|Front Sprocket||14T ‘81-82|
|Rear Sprocket||46T ‘81-82|
|Suspension||Front: 43mm Telescopic adjustable forks
|Front Tire||3.00 -21|
|Rear Tire||150/80 -18|
|Wheelbase||56.3 inches (1430 mm)|
|Length||79.69 inches (2024 mm)|
|Width||36.81 inches (935 mm)|
|Weight||263.89 pounds (119.7 Kg) (dry), 120.0 kg (wet)|
|Recommended Oil||Yamalube 10w-40|
The Yamaha IT 465 was a Two stroke, single cylinder, read valve, air cooled Enduro motorcycle produced by Yamaha between 1981 and 1983. Max torque was 30.98 ft/lbs (42.0 Nm) @ 5500 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 35.0 HP (26.1 KW) @ 6000 RPM.
Engine[edit | edit source]
Drive[edit | edit source]
The bike has a 5-Speed transmission. Power was moderated via the Wet, multiplate clutch.
Chassis[edit | edit source]
It came with a 3.00 -21 front tire and a 5.60-17" rear tire. Stopping was achieved via Drum in the front and a Drum in the rear. The bike weighed just 263.89 pounds (119.7 Kg). The wheelbase was 56.3 inches (1430 mm) long.
1981[edit | edit source]
These are pictures of a 1982, 1981 had NO BOOST BOTTLE.
1982[edit | edit source]
These pictures are a 1982. the 1983 IT was changed to a 490cc and had a newer rear suspension, square headlight, etc.
1983[edit | edit source]
In Media[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- 2019 Western Power Sports Catalog. Western Power Sports. 2019.