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2009 Yamaha V Star 950 Base

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2009 Yamaha V Star 950 Base
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2009 Yamaha V Star 950 Base Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $7,890.00
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  9.0:1
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)  130/70 R16
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  170/70 R16
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  66.3 / 1684
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.4 / 16.7
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By Chris Copeland(Owner), Mar. 7, 2010
Ive had severly diffrent bikes threw the years. All are great, fun to ride. I never had a brand new one. Once had a V Star with only 50 mile, but it was 3 years old when I bought the bike. I wonted a bike that did not throttle out at 60mph that I was comfortiable with.I am 5'6'' 150lbs and once I r... Read Full Review

 

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Great BIke !!
By jim(Owner), Nov. 7, 2009
Have owned this bike for three months now. Previously had a 500cc Honda. This bike, for the money, can't be beat. It is a fantastic handleing bike, plenty of torque, nimble in the turns and overall puts a smile on your face when ever you take it out. Looked at them all, settled for this one and glad... Read Full Review

 

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Great Bike!
By Rusty Baker(Owner), Jul. 13, 2010
I bought the bike in Oct. of last year. Looked and compared with the Kaw. Vulcan 900, Sportster 1200, but settled for the 950 and I made the right choice. The lines on this bike are great. Handling and performance are second to none and the looks aren't bad either. I've already amassed over 4100 mi.... Read Full Review

 

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my fifth and last
By anthony javier(Owner), Dec. 14, 2009
i was waiting for this bike since last year and finally i got my v star 950, i already got four bike, but this bike really stand out with all four, im 5'5'' tall, this bike got everything i want in a bike,low ride,smooth shifting,nice design and the power is great.the first time i ride it ,i got in... Read Full Review

 

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Back to riding after 10 years....Second bike ever!
By C Miller(Owner), Nov. 1, 2010
If you are new to riding you will love this bike. The power and weight distribution are just right for a beginner yet more than adequate for most seasoned riders. I purchased mine new in July and have 1000 miles on it. The more I ride it, the more I want to ride it. Was torn between it and the v... Read Full Review

 

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