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2008 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

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2008 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $8,799.00
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Compression Ratio  8.3:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop 130/90 SR16
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop 170/80 SR15
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  64.8 / 1645.9
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17
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By L. E. Rodriguez(Owner), Mar. 4, 2010
I have had my 1100 classic for two years. I bought this after testing practically every bike this size out there. I have to say that this bike has lived up to every one of my expectations, it is a comfortable ride, very reliable, every time I start it sounds good, it Looks great and fuel is consumpt... Read Full Review

 

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My V-Star 1100
By ThomasC Goving(Owner), Dec. 23, 2010
I boght the bike in 2009 new at dealer. I've added touring package, Hyperdrive and after market pipes for noise and asfety driving. I love the performance and handleing, have done several long trips without incident. The bike is comfortable to ride turns head almost everywher I go. I belong to the C... Read Full Review

 

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Its great but ....
By aron(Owner), Jul. 17, 2010
I really love this bike, got a great deal on it, it runs great little low on power, looks beautiful but .. my legs are too long not the bike fault at all its mine for not noticing. I stand 6.1 at 255 lbs. Its comfortable as anything else i sit great on it but when i go to turn I have to move my leg... Read Full Review

 

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Great Bike!
By C. Burks(Owner), Dec. 10, 2009
This was my first m/c purchase. Couldn't be happier. Handles great and plenty of power. Would definitely recommend this bike to a friend. Read Full Review

 

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Great Bike, Affordable.
By Steve VC(Owner), Jul. 8, 2013
Bought the 2008 Vstar 1100 classic brand new, never a problem in 5 yrs. Beautiful to look at, runs smooth, nice ride, very happy with it. Couple complaints, oil filter and oil change needs to have exhaust removed to change. Very inconvenient! Just to check your oil level you need to bend down or Kay... Read Full Review

 

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