|Also called||YZF1000R Thunderace, YZF1000R1, YZF 1000 R1, YZF 1000 R Thunderace|
|Production||1996 - 2001|
in-line four, four-stroke
|Bore / Stroke||75.5mm x 56.0mm|
|Top Speed||149 mph (240 km/h)|
|Horsepower||97.89 HP (73.0 KW) @ 10000RPM|
|Torque||79.66 ft/lbs (108.0 Nm) @ 8500RPM|
|Air Filter||K&N YA-1089 `97|
|Spark Plug||NGK DR8EA '97|
|Battery||YUASA YTX14-BS '97|
|Transmission||Gear box: 5-speed
Final Drive: chain
|Final Drive||Chain: 532x110|
|Suspension||Front: 48mm conventional telescopic
Rear: Monoshock Adjustable Preload, Bump And Rebound
|Brakes||Front: dual disc
Rear: single disc
|Front Tire||120/70-ZR17 '97|
|Rear Tire||180/55-ZR17 '97|
|Wheelbase||56.5 inches (1435 mm)|
|Seat Height||31.3 inches (795 mm)|
|Weight||436.52 pounds (198.0 Kg) (dry), 229.0 kg (wet)|
|Oil Capacity||3.2 L (2.8 Imp qt, 3.4 US qt)|
|Recommended Oil||Yamalube 10w-40|
|Fuel Capacity||5.02 Gallon (19.00 Liters)|
|Fuel Consumption||0.68 liters/100 km (147.1 km/l or 345.91 mpg)|
|Manuals||1997 Yamaha YZF1000R J Owners Manual
File:Yamaha YZF1000RJ(RJC) 1997 Service Manual.pdf
The Yamaha YZF1000R was a in-line four, four-stroke Sport Bike motorcycle produced by Yamaha between 1996 and 2001. It was known as the Thunderace in the European market. It could reach a top speed of 149 mph (240 km/h). Max torque was 79.66 ft/lbs (108.0 Nm) @ 8500 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 97.89 HP (73.0 KW) @ 10000 RPM. The Yamaha YZF1000 was the precursor to the Yamaha YZF-R1 (R1).
Engine[edit | edit source]
The engine was a liquid cooled in-line four, four-stroke. A 75.5mm bore x 56.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 1002.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a double overhead cams/twin cam (dohc).
Drive[edit | edit source]
The bike has a 5-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the wet plate.
Chassis[edit | edit source]
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 front suspension was a 48mm conventional telescopic while the rear was equipped with a Monoshock Adjustable Preload, Bump And Rebound. The YZF1000R Thunderace was fitted with a 5.02 Gallon (19.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 436.52 pounds (198.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 56.5 inches (1435 mm) long.
1996 - 2003 Yamaha YZF 1000 R Thunderace[edit | edit source]
The Thunderace or T-Ace took the place of the FZR 1000 Genesis in 1996.
In Media[edit | edit source]
- Monster Garage
- Le siffleur
- Commissaire Moulin
- The Darkling
- Kriminalnaya Rossiya
- Chas Volkova
- Boets: Rozhdenie legendy
1997[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- 2019 K&L Supply Co Catalog. K&L Supply Co. 2019.
- 1997 YZF1000R Service Manual. Yamaha. 1997. https://www.cyclechaos.com/wiki/File:Yamaha_YZF1000RJ(RJC)_1997_Service_Manual.pdf.