Tag: r1

2020 Yamaha YZF-R1 Review – First Ride

Now Euro5 compliant, without losing any of its charm

19 hours ago

2020 Yamaha YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M First Look

Yamaha announced new updates to the YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M for 2020, tweaking the engine, upgrading the suspension, adding new electronic…

2 months ago

Archive: 2000 Yamaha R7-1 Hybrid

Old soldiers might just fade away, but what happens to old race bikes?

3 months ago

Climbing The Yamaha R-World Ladder

Yamaha's sportbike ladder is hard to beat.

1 year ago

Yamaha R1DT Dirt-Track Car

It's not unusual to hear a Yamaha R1 engine screaming its cross-plane-crank howl down a racetrack, but it is odd…

2 years ago

EICMA 2017: 2018 Yamaha YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M

Among the brand new motorcycles it showcased at EICMA, Yamaha announced a couple of small, but not insignificant updates to…

2 years ago

Helmet Pops Off Head In Roadrace Crash

Just imagine the panic of crashing into the back of another racer's motorcycle at speed and flipping over the bars.…

2 years ago

Why Does My Motorcycle Clunk When I Shift Into First Gear?

A reader asks why his motorcycle makes a clunking noise when he shifts into first gear. Sounds to us like…

2 years ago

Top 10 Reasons to Go Gentle into that Vintage Night

John Burns isn't old. He's vintage. His Yamaha R1 is old.

3 years ago

Yamaha FZ-10 Dyno Tested

Actually the first minute or so of this vid is a great graphic presentation of the Yamaha “Crossplane” crankshaft it…

3 years ago