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2008 Yamaha Raider S

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2008 Yamaha Raider S

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2008 Yamaha Raider S Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $13,780.00
Dealers Yamaha Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod
Compression Ratio  9.5:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70-21
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  210/40-18
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  70.9 / 1800.9
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.1 / 15.5

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By Steve(Owner), Nov. 20, 2010
I had a 1800 VTX (very fast bike). I now own a 08 Raider (faster bike). The only cruisers that will beat a Raider are a Triumph Rocket 111, a Susuki M109,Yamaha V Max, maybe V-Rod, I'm not shure about Triumph's 1700 Thunderbird, weight h/p and tq. ratios are very close. If some one smoked you on a ... Read Full Review

 

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TORQUE MONSTER
By Greg H(Owner), Jul. 12, 2011
Okay. Its the middle of 2011. I bought a 2008 Yamaha Raider "S" with python aftermarket exhausts and a few other goodies. Wow! This bike is quick. Tremendous torque throughout the range. I was looking for a cruiser that had a chopper style look without paying a fortune. This definitely... Read Full Review

 

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Raider Forever
By DRAIDER(Owner), May. 17, 2012
I ride a 08 Raider S it has 16000 flawless miles on it.Cobra longshot slash cut pipes and about 4000 bucks of other add ons.Everywhere I go this bike draws a crowd even at the Harley shop.Yes even at the harley shop.If you ride motorcycles and not a name you would be cutting yourself short not to tr... Read Full Review

 

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Raider s 2008 RED WITH THE FLAMES
By GARY W. LOWERS(Owner), May. 11, 2010
This bike is the best buy out their speed ,comfort unless your ass is like ? what a great bike to ride , best bike i ever owned . what power and can turn on a dime . love it ride and ride Read Full Review

 

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2008 Star Raider
By Rich Czapkay(Owner), Mar. 28, 2012
Best Cruiser I have ever owned. I have 28,000 miles on it and it has never had any issues. Tons of power, fun and looks accompany this bike around town. Read Full Review

 

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