2020 Yamaha YZF-R1 Specs

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These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 2020 Yamaha YZF-R1.

Basic Specs

Yamaha YZF-R1
ModelYamaha YZF-R1
CostUS$ 17399. MSRP depends on country, taxes, accessories, etc.


Displacement998.0 ccm (60.90 cubic inches)
TypeCrossplane crankshaft technology. Titanium intake valves.
DetailsIn-line four, four-stroke
Bore/Stroke79.0 x 50.9 mm (3.1 x 2.0 inches)
FuelingInjection. Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
ExhaustTitanium Exhaust


Final Drive
ClutchMultiplate assist and slipper clutch
DrivelineO-ring chain


Horespower200.0 HP (146.0 kW) @ 13500 RPM
Torque112.4 Nm (11.5 kgf-m or 82.9 ft.lbs) @ 11500 RPM
Top Speed

Fuel Economy & Polution

Fuel Consumption6.92 litres/100 km (14.5 km/l or 33.99 mpg)
Fuel Capacity17.03 litres (4.50 US gallons)
Emissions160.5 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)


Frame TypeAluminum Deltabox
Rake24.0 deg
Trail102 mm (4.0 inches)
Front Suspension43mm KYB® inverted fork; fully adjustable
Front Travel119 mm (4.7 inches)
Rear SuspensionKYB® piggyback shock, 4-way adjustable
Rear Travel119 mm (4.7 inches)
Seat Height856 mm (33.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Alt. Seat Height
Total Height1151 mm (45.3 inches)
Total Length2055 mm (80.9 inches)
Total Width691 mm (27.2 inches)
Ground Clearance
Wheelbase1405 mm (55.3 inches)
Dry Weight
Wet Weight203.2 kg (448.0 pounds)

Wheels & Brakes

Front Tire/Tyre120/70-ZR17
Rear Tire/Tyre190/55-ZR17
Front BrakesDouble disc. ABS. Hydraulic. Four-piston calipers.
Front Brake Diameter320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear BrakesSingle disc. ABS.
Rear Brake Diameter220 mm (8.7 inches)


It appears you're interested in specifications for the Yamaha YZF-R1. This Sport model is powered by a Crossplane crankshaft technology. Titanium intake valves. In-line four, four-stroke engine with 998.0 ccm (60.90 cubic inches) of actual displacement before 13.0:1 compression. Fueling is metered via Injection. Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I allowing this machine to produce its 200.0 HP (146.0 kW) @ 13500 RPM horsepower and 112.4 Nm (11.5 kgf-m or 82.9 ft.lbs) @ 11500 RPM torque. According to our records engine heat of the Yamaha YZF-R1 is moderated by Liquid. You'll need to get familiar with the 6-speed transmission and pay attention to final drive maintainence. Our best information shows that the front tire size is 120/70-ZR17 and the rear is 190/55-ZR17 . The entire package is supported by the frame, Aluminum Deltabox. We know you like to go fast or cruise all day, but when you need to stop, you'll be dependant on Double disc. ABS. Hydraulic. Four-piston calipers. front brakes and Single disc. ABS. rear brakes. The Yamaha YZF-R1 was launched in 2020, 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.