2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic

2009 Yamaha V Star 1100 Classic pictures, prices, information, and specifications.
MSRP
$9,290
Type
Cruiser
Insurance
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Model Type
Cruiser
MSRP
$9,290
Dealers
Warranty
12
Insurance
Finance
Generic Type (Primary)
Cruiser
Manufacturer Country
Japan
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age
16
Parent Company
Yamaha
Display Name
V Star 1100 Classic
Year
2009
Make
Yamaha
Engine Type
V Twin
Cylinders
2
Engine Stroke
4-Stroke
Torque RPM
2500
Cooling
Air
Valves
4
Valves Per Cylinder
2
Valve Configuration
SOHC
Bore (mm/in)
95 / 3.74
Stroke (mm/in)
75 / 2.95
Displacement (cc/ci)
1063 / 65
Compression Ratio
8.3:1
Starter
Electric
Fuel Requirements
Regular
US Miles Per Gallon (Combined)
44
Fuel Type
Gas
Carburetion Brand
Mikuni
Fuel Injector
No
Carburetor
Yes
Number Of Carburetors
2
Carburetor Size (mm)
37
Carburetion Type
Carburetor
Transmission Type
Manual
Number Of Speeds
5
Overdrive
Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)
Shaft
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)
2.35 / 1.67 / 1.29 / 1.03 / 0.85
Reverse
No
Heel Toe Shifter
Standard
Wheels Composition
Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless
Tubeless
Front Wheel Width (in)
3
Rear Wheel Width (in)
4.5
Tire Brand
Dunlop(R)
Front Tire Width
130
Front Tire Aspect Ratio
90
Front Tire Speed Rating
S
Front Wheel Diameter
16
Rear Tire Width
170
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio
80
Rear Tire Speed Rating
S
Rear Wheel Diameter
15
Front Tire (Full Spec)
Dunlop 130/90 SR16
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
Dunlop 170/80 SR15
Front Brake Type
Dual Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)
11.7 / 298
Rear Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)
11.1 / 282
Front Suspension Type
Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)
1.61 / 41
Front Travel (in/mm)
5.5 / 139.7
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load
No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping
No
Front Central Suspension Strut
No
Steering Damper
No
Rear Suspension Type
Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)
4.5 / 114.3
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)
8.08
Width (in/mm)
37.2 / 944.9
Height (in/mm)
43.3 / 1099.8
Wheelbase (in/mm)
64.8 / 1645.9
Turning Radius (ft)
10.8
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
5.5 / 139.7
Length (ft/ft)
8
Length (ft/in)
1
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)
628 / 284.9
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
4.5 / 17
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)
1.19 / 4.5
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)
1.69
Seat Type
Two-Piece
Adjustable
No
Seat Material
Leather
Seat Location
Driver and Passenger
Folding
No
Seat Height (in/mm)
27.9 / 708.7
Number Of Seats
2
Detachable Passenger Seat
Standard
Grab Rail or Strap
Standard
Frame
Steel
Floor Board Location
Driver
Hand Grips
Standard
Foot Peg Location
Passenger
Chain Guard
No
Fork Guards
Yes
Saddle Bag Guard
No
Belt Guard
No
Hand Guards
No
Brush Guard
No
Exhaust Guard
Yes
Light Guard
No
Exterior Covers
Standard
Front Fender
Standard
Rear Fender
Standard
Top Crown
Standard
Stand Type
Kick
Handlebars
Standard
License Plate
Standard
Digital Instrumentation
Standard
Trip Odometer
Standard
Speedometer
Standard
Warranty (Months/Condition)
12 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Metallic
No
Handlebar Lock
Standard
Rearview Mirrors
Standard
Underseat Storage
Standard
Lockable Storage
Standard
Helmet Locks
Standard
Headlight Mounts
Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)
Standard
Headlight (s)
Standard
Light Type
Halogen
User Reviews
4 reviews
  • My second Cruiser.
    By  (I am an Owner) on Oct 25, 2010

    I really like this bike. I have my doubts about taking a long trip on it though. I don't know If the motor will handle 70 MPH for days on in. Does anyone have any thoughts on this. My email is mwavant2006@yahoo.com.

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  • I love this bike!
    By  (I am an Owner) on Jan 10, 2009

    This is my 4th bike in the last 3 years, trying to figure out which bike was just right for me. This is definitely the one.

    There is absolutely nothing I don't like about it.

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  • 1st Cruiser
    By  (I am an Owner) on Jan 04, 2009

    I bought a new 2009 V-Star 1100 Silverado in August 2008. I have ridden the bike a little over 3000 miles thus far, and am pleased with the results. The bike has plenty of low end torque. At high speeds, the engine has more noticable vibration and little reserve power. Fuel mileage is not as ...

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  • Smooth Ride
    By  (I am an Owner) on Dec 27, 2008

    I've had my new V Star 1100 Classic for a little over 3 months. What I like most about this bike is that it looks good right out of the showroom and more importantly, it's a very smooth ride. Features that would be nice that aren't included are a fuel gage and sixth gear. I don't know how many times ...

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