Yamaha YZF-R7: history, specs, pictures

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Yamaha YZF-R7
Manufacturer Yamaha
Production 1999 - 2002
Class Sportbike
Engine in-line four, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 72.0mm x 46.0mm
Top speed 155 mph (250 km/h)
Horse Power 103.8 HP (77.4 KW) @ 11000RPM
Torque 53.18 ft/lbs (72.1 Nm) @ 9000RPM
Battery 11.4:1
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed
Final Drive: chain
Brakes Front: dual disc
Rear: single disc
Front Tire 120/70-zr17
Rear Tire 180/55-zr17
Wheelbase 55.12 inches (1400 mm)
Dimensions L 81.1 inches (2060 mm)
W 28.35 inches (720 mm)
H 44.29 inches (1125 mm)
Seat height 33.07 inches (840 mm)
Weight 388.01 pounds (176.0 Kg)
Fuel capacity 6.08 Gallon (23.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual
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The Yamaha YZF-R7 was a in-line four, four-stroke standard produced by Yamaha between 1999 and 2002. It could reach a top speed of 155 mph (250 km/h). Max torque was 53.18 ft/lbs (72.1 Nm) @ 9000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 103.8 HP (77.4 KW) @ 11000 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a liquid cooled in-line four, four-stroke. A 72.0mm bore x 46.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 749.0 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 6-speed transmission.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 120/70-zr17 front tire and a 180/55-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via dual disc in the front and a single disc in the rear. The YZF-R7 was fitted with a 6.08 Gallon (23.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 388.01 pounds (176.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 55.12 inches (1400 mm) long.

1999 R7 OWO2[edit]

1999 Yamaha R7 OWO2 in Red/White
1999 Yamaha R7 OWO2 in Red/White
1999 Yamaha R7 OWO2 in Red/White
1999 Yamaha R7 OWO2 in Red/White


  • Only 500 ever made