2018 Yamaha XVS950A Specs

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These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 2018 Yamaha XVS950A.

Basic Specs

ModelYamaha XVS950A


Displacement942.00 ccm (57.48 cubic inches)
Type60-degree SOHC V-twin
DetailsV2, four-stroke
Bore/Stroke85.0 x 83.0 mm (3.3 x 3.3 inches)
Exhaust2-into-1 exhaust pipe
LubricationWet sump


Final DriveBelt
ClutchWet, Multiple Disc
DrivelineConstant Mesh


Horespower51.36 HP (37.5 kW)
Torque79.50 Nm (8.1 kgf-m or 58.6 ft.lbs)
Top Speed

Fuel Economy & Polution

Fuel Consumption5.00 litres/100 km (20.0 km/l or 47.04 mpg)
Fuel Capacity12.00 litres (3.17 gallons)
Emissions116.0 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)


Frame TypeDouble cradle
Trail130 mm (5.1 inches)
Front SuspensionTelescopic forks, 41 mm
Front Travel135 mm (5.3 inches)
Rear SuspensionSwingarm
Rear Travel110 mm (4.3 inches)
Seat Height675 mm (26.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Alt. Seat Height
Total Height1,080 mm (42.5 inches)
Total Length2,435 mm (95.9 inches)
Total Width985 mm (38.8 inches)
Ground Clearance145 mm (5.7 inches)
Wheelbase1,570 mm (61.8 inches)
Dry Weight
Wet Weight278.0 kg (612.9 pounds)

Wheels & Brakes

Front Tire/Tyre130/70-18
Rear Tire/Tyre170/70-16
Front BrakesSingle disc. Hydraulic. ABS.
Front Brake Diameter320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear BrakesSingle disc. Hydraulic. ABS:
Rear Brake Diameter298 mm (11.7 inches)
Wheels8-spoke cast wheels


It appears you're interested in specifications for the Yamaha XVS950A. This Custom / cruiser model is powered by a 60-degree SOHC V-twin V2, four-stroke engine with 942.00 ccm (57.48 cubic inches) of actual displacement before 9.0:1 compression. Fueling is metered via Injection allowing this machine to produce its 51.36 HP (37.5 kW) horsepower and 79.50 Nm (8.1 kgf-m or 58.6 ft.lbs) torque. According to our records engine heat of the Yamaha XVS950A is moderated by Air. You'll need to get familiar with the 5-speed transmission and pay attention to final drive Belt maintainence. Our best information shows that the front tire size is 130/70-18 and the rear is 170/70-16 . The entire package is supported by the frame, Double cradle. We know you like to go fast or cruise all day, but when you need to stop, you'll be dependant on Single disc. Hydraulic. ABS. front brakes and Single disc. Hydraulic. ABS: rear brakes. The Yamaha XVS950A was launched in 2018, 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.