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2009 Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer

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2009 Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer

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2009 Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $8,990.00
Dealers Yamaha Dealers
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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What A Cruiser
By Bill Montgomery(Owner), Sep. 11, 2009
I had gotten out of cruisers several years ago and gone into sport touring models. I also own a 2008 Triumph Tiger 1050, which I have had for over a year now. I love the Triumph but it's tall and top heavy and my old 71 year old legs aren't all that steady these days. I plan to keep it also but m... Read Full Review

 

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Best all a round mid size cruiser going.
By Donald Moeser(Owner), Aug. 20, 2009
I've owned more bikes these past 20 years than I care to remember, including most Yamaha cruisers.



At 67, I was looking for a "last bike" and searched the mid sized cruiser market pretty heavy, before buying the V Star 950 Tourer.



With all the end of the close out deals out there, th... Read Full Review

 

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Perfect bike for a beginner
By Shakik(Owner), Nov. 26, 2010
Purchased my dark cherry V-Star 950 Tourer on 11/20/10 and drove it home on 11/22/10. I did all the research and look at all the other manufacturers from A to Z. However, I always came back the V-Star. It's not too big or too small for my 6" 167lb frame. Throttle, shifting, weight, breaking... Read Full Review

 

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You will be suprised
By Rob(Owner), May. 20, 2010
This is a great bike, low, torquey, easy to handle and tons of pwer. The gears are great and direct.The fuel injection is fantastic start motor and go no warming up or messin with choke. The saddle bags have tons of room. The riding position is the most comfortable of the Suzuki, Kawasaki and Honda ... Read Full Review

 

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LOVE IT!!
By Mark (Owner), Aug. 23, 2010
Aug 23, 2010 - I'm a 54 year old guy, 6'0, 195#, this is just my second bike, got my first one last May (2009) a used 2007 650 V-Star Custom...didn't think I would ever want to give it up, but this 950 Tourer made me think again. Just took delivery of it this past Saturday, already 377 miles on it ... Read Full Review

 

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