2016 Yamaha YZF-R3 CONQUER ROAD Yamaha has raised the bar in the entry sports class with the exciting "R3". Sporting a twin cylinder 320 cc engine and an ultra lightweight chassis, the R3 offers a solid combination of class-leading power and light, agile handling. Add in the incredible MotoGP inspired M1 race bike styling, plus an easy to ride personality and you have the perfect recipe for a super fun riding experience ! Features May Include: ENGINE Lightweight & compact, 320cc, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 8-valves (4-valves/cyl), fuel injected, inline-twin cylinder engine. The engine has been designed to provide solid performance right across the rev range, with very linear throttle response, low vibration & excellent fuel economy. Downdraft style, compact combustion chamber The YZF-R3 uses regular 87 octane gas Intake valves are 26 mm in diameter & exhaust valves are 22.5 mm. Valve adjustment interval is every 42,000 kms. Lightweight, all aluminum DiASil cylinder (die cast all aluminum cylinder with silicone content). 180 degree crankshaft with uneven firing order. Gear driven "primary coupled-force" balancer shaft. Carburized connecting rods (carburizing is a form heat treating). "Closed loop" 32 mm throttle body fuel injection system. Air box utilizes a viscous paper type air filter. Compact, 6-speed transmission. Compact, wet-type, multi-plate clutch. Maintenance-free transistor controlled ignition (TCI). Easy access spin-on type oil filter & engine oil drain plug. Air Induction System (AIS... not ram air). CHASSIS Lightweight, diamond-type, high tensile, steel frame The riding position is one of the most important features of the R3. Despite its super sport styling the R3 offers excellent rider comfort thanks to its upright riding position. Tapered, long design, high tensile steel swingarm. 41mm KYB conventional style fork offers 130 mm (5.1") of wheel travel. Adjustable Monocross link-less rear suspension with 125 mm (4.9") of wheel travel. 220 mm rear disc is squeezed by a lightweight single piston slide-type caliper. Lightweight, cast-aluminum 10-spoke mag wheels. Clip-on style handlebars. 14-litre fuel tank. Separate rider & passenger seats with low 780 mm (30.7") seat height. Full featured liquid crystal multi-function meter. Race inspired full fairing. Reverse slant, dual multi-reflector 55 watt halogen headlights. Brilliant, 24 - LED rear tail light DETAILS Helmet holder Lightweight aluminum footrests & mounts Threaded mounts on swingarm for rear race type stand Excessive lean angle sensor... if unit is on its side the engine will shut down Lockable steering Folding mirrors Stylish rear fender extension helps reduce splash in wet conditions Lightweight, low-maintenance sealed battery (batteries should be charged during winter storage) Yamaha diagnostic tool coupler is located under the passenger seat. This system can significantly reduce diagnostic time in the event of a problem.