2005 Yamaha Road Star

2005 Yamaha Road Star pictures, prices, information, and specifications.
MSRP
$11,099
Type
Cruiser
Insurance
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Model Type
Cruiser
MSRP
$11,099
Dealers
Warranty
12
Insurance
Finance
Generic Type (Primary)
Cruiser
Manufacturer Country
Japan
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age
16
Parent Company
Yamaha
Display Name
Road Star
Year
2005
Make
Yamaha
Engine Type
V Twin
Cylinders
2
Engine Stroke
4-Stroke
Cooling
Air
Valves
8
Valves Per Cylinder
4
Valve Configuration
OHV - Pushrod
Bore (mm/in)
97 / 3.82
Stroke (mm/in)
113 / 4.45
Displacement (cc/ci)
1670 / 102
Compression Ratio
8.3:1
Starter
Electric
Fuel Requirements
Regular
Fuel Type
Gas
Carburetion Brand
Mikuni
Fuel Injector
No
Carburetor
Yes
Number Of Carburetors
1
Carburetor Size (mm)
40
Carburetion Type
Carburetor
Transmission Type
Manual
Number Of Speeds
5
Overdrive
Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)
Belt
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)
2.375 / 1.579 / 1.16 / 0.906 / 0.75
Reverse
No
Heel Toe Shifter
Standard
Wheels Composition
Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless
Tubeless
Front Wheel Width (in)
3
Rear Wheel Width (in)
3.5
Tire Brand
Bridgestone(R)
Front Tire Width
130
Front Tire Aspect Ratio
90
Front Tire Speed Rating
H
Front Wheel Diameter
16
Rear Tire Width
150
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio
80
Rear Tire Speed Rating
H
Rear Wheel Diameter
16
Front Tire (Full Spec)
130/90 HR16
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
150/80 HR16
Front Brake Type
Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)
11.7 / 298
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)
12.6 / 320
Front Suspension Type
Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)
1.7 / 43
Front Travel (in/mm)
5.5 / 140
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load
Yes
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping
No
Front Central Suspension Strut
No
Steering Damper
No
Rear Suspension Type
Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)
4.3 / 109
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load
Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping
No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers
1
Air Adjustable
No
Steering Control
Handlebar
Length (ft)
8.2
Width (in/mm)
38.6 / 980
Height (in/mm)
44.9 / 1140
Wheelbase (in/mm)
66.5 / 1689
Turning Radius (ft)
10.5
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
5.7 / 145
Length (ft/ft)
8
Length (ft/in)
2.4
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)
679 / 308
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
5.3 / 20
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)
0.9 / 3
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)
2.46
Seat Type
Two-Piece
Adjustable
No
Seat Material
Vinyl
Seat Location
Driver and Passenger
Seat Height (in/mm)
27.9 / 709
Number Of Seats
2
Detachable Passenger Seat
Standard
Grab Rail or Strap
Standard
Frame
Steel
Body Material
Plastic
Floor Board Location
Driver
Hand Grips
Standard
Foot Peg Location
Passenger
Chain Guard
No
Fork Guards
Yes
Belt Guard
Yes
Hand Guards
No
Brush Guard
No
Light Guard
No
Exterior Covers
Standard
Front Fender
Standard
Rear Fender
Standard
Stand Type
Kick
Handlebars
Standard
License Plate
Standard
Digital Instrumentation
Standard
Clock
Standard
Trip Odometer
Standard
Speedometer
Standard
Fuel Level Warning Type
Light
Warranty (Months/Condition)
12 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Paint
Standard
Handlebar Lock
Standard
Rearview Mirrors
Standard
Underseat Storage
Standard
Lockable Storage
Standard
Helmet Locks
Standard
Helmet Storage
Standard
Headlight Mounts
Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)
Standard
Headlight (s)
Standard
Light Type
Halogen
User Reviews
2 reviews
  • By Wayne Boggs
    By  (I am an Owner) on Nov 09, 2010

    I have a 2005 road star.I have put vancehines pipes on it k&n air filter kit also a Corbin seat with driver back rest running lights also a blue led light kit all over the bike.This bike sounds better than most Harley"s i ride with.The guys on Harley"ask me how did you get this bike to sound this ...

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  • Fantastic Bike
    By  (I am an Owner) on Apr 13, 2009

    Just purchased a 2005 Road Star and love it. Low center of gravity, easy to handle, and great power. While the Silverado and fancy models get all the 'glory,' get a base model and accessorize it the way YOU want it. Save some money over a Harley too.

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