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2009 Buell Firebolt® XB12R 2008 Yamaha YZF R6
You have selected: 2009 Buell Firebolt® XB12R 2008 Yamaha YZF R6
Identification:
Model Type  Sport Sport
MSRP (US)  $ 9995 $ 9599
Warranty  24 12
Engine:
Compression Ratio  10.0:1 13.1:1
Cooling  Air / Oil Liquid
Cylinders  2 4
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Engine Type  V Twin Horizontal In-line
Fuel Requirements  Regular Regular
Fuel Type  Gas Gas
Starter  Electric Electric
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod DOHC
Valves  4 16
Valves Per Cylinder  2 4
Transmission:
Number Of Speeds  5 6
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Chain Gear
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt Chain
Transmission Type  Manual Manual
Wheels & Tires:
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Diablo Corsa III 120/70 ZR17 Dunlop 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Diablo Corsa III 180/55 ZR17 Dunlop 180/55 ZR17
Brakes:
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.8 / 14.5 4.6 / 17.4
Wheelbase (in/mm)  52 / 1320 54.3 / 1379.2