2016 Yamaha YZF-R6 Specs

motorcycle specs

These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 2016 Yamaha YZF-R6.

Basic Specs

ModelYamaha YZF-R6
CostUS$ 10999. Euro 12595. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc.


Displacement599.00 ccm (36.55 cubic inches)
TypeTitanium valves
DetailsIn-line four, four-stroke
Bore/Stroke67.0 x 42.5 mm (2.6 x 1.7 inches)
FuelingInjection. Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition


Final DriveChain
DrivelineO-ring chain


Horespower123.50 HP (90.1 kW)
Torque67.50 Nm (6.9 kgf-m or 49.8 ft.lbs)
Top Speed

Fuel Economy & Polution

Fuel Consumption5.88 litres/100 km (17.0 km/l or 40.00 mpg)
Fuel Capacity17.03 litres (4.50 gallons)
Emissions136.4 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)


Frame TypeDeltabox aluminum frame. Magnesium subframe.
Trail97 mm (3.8 inches)
Front Suspension41mm inverted fork
Front Travel102 mm (4.0 inches)
Rear SuspensionSingle shock
Rear Travel102 mm (4.0 inches)
Seat Height851 mm (33.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Alt. Seat Height
Total Height1,095 mm (43.1 inches)
Total Length2,040 mm (80.3 inches)
Total Width706 mm (27.8 inches)
Ground Clearance
Wheelbase1,374 mm (54.1 inches)
Dry Weight
Wet Weight189.2 kg (417.0 pounds)

Wheels & Brakes

Front Tire/Tyre120/70-ZR17
Rear Tire/Tyre180/55-ZR17
Front BrakesDouble disc. Floating discs. Four-piston calipers. Radially mounted.
Front Brake Diameter310 mm (12.2 inches)
Rear BrakesSingle disc. Single-piston caliper.
Rear Brake Diameter220 mm (8.7 inches)


It appears you're interested in specifications for the Yamaha YZF-R6. This Sport model is powered by a Titanium valves In-line four, four-stroke engine with 599.00 ccm (36.55 cubic inches) of actual displacement before 13.1:1 compression. Fueling is metered via Injection. Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I allowing this machine to produce its 123.50 HP (90.1 kW) horsepower and 67.50 Nm (6.9 kgf-m or 49.8 ft.lbs) torque. According to our records engine heat of the Yamaha YZF-R6 is moderated by Liquid. You'll need to get familiar with the 6-speed transmission and pay attention to final drive Chain maintainence. Our best information shows that the front tire size is 120/70-ZR17 and the rear is 180/55-ZR17 . The entire package is supported by the frame, Deltabox aluminum frame. Magnesium subframe.. We know you like to go fast or cruise all day, but when you need to stop, you'll be dependant on Double disc. Floating discs. Four-piston calipers. Radially mounted. front brakes and Single disc. Single-piston caliper. rear brakes. The Yamaha YZF-R6 was launched in 2016, and we're happy to know (or assume) you've got one in your garage. To help you keep your ride in tip-top shape, consider purchasing an owner or service manual.