The Yamaha FZ1 has all it needs to impress event the most demanding riders. It features a fairly attractive style, it delivers faultless ergonomics, and equipped with a strong engine which can deal effortless with anything you ask of it.

Talking about the engine, the motorcycle’s 998 cc, liquid cooled, inline 4 cylinder, DOHC, 20 valves unit is mated on a six speed transmission with multiplate wet clutch.

The ride quality is kept in check by a fully adjustable 43 mm inverted fork which is combined with a single shock with adjustable preload and rebound damping.

Other features that are worthy of being mentioned include s short 4.8-gallon fuel tank, rider forward ergonomics and a cast aluminum frame uses the engine as a stressed member.

As far as prices are concerned, the Yamaha FZ1 can be yours for no less than $10,790.

Hit the jump for more information on the Yamaha FZ1.

  • 2015 Yamaha FZ1
  • Year:
    2015
  • Make:
  • Engine:
    Liquid-cooled inline 4-cylinder; DOHC, 20 valves
  • Transmission:
    6-speed
  • Energy:
    Fuel Injection
  • Displacement:
    998 cc
  • Top Speed:
    124 mph (Est.)
  • Price:
    10790

Overview

2015 Yamaha FZ1 Exterior
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The One Sportbike that Does it All.

The 2015 Yamaha R1 for the real world, the 2015 Fz1 combines serious Yamaha supersport performance with long-ride comfort. It features a powerful, 998cc, 20-valve engine and an adjustable suspension designed to conquer your daily commute, track days and sport touring, all with ease.

2015 Yamaha FZ1 Key Features:

2015 Yamaha FZ1 Exterior
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• Yamaha ultimate street brawler brings 998cc of fuel-injected power to the fray, in a light-and-strong aluminum frame.
• Sculpted bodywork and a comfortable handlebar position for great looks and rider comfort.
• Fully adjustable 43mm inverted fork and a single shock with adjustable preload and rebound damping. Tunable for sport touring or urban assault.

2015 Yamaha FZ1 Features and Benefits:

2015 Yamaha FZ1 Exterior
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Engine:

• Compact design, 998cc DOHC 20-valve engine is tuned for tremendous mid-range punch and massive top-end power.
• Fuel injection with computer-controlled sub-throttle valves provides precise fuel/air mixture for superb power delivery across the entire rev range.
• Closed-deck cylinder block provides great strength while allowing a narrow engine in spite of big, 77mm bores.
• Narrow-angle five-valve combustion chambers produce a highly efficient 11.5:1 compression ratio.
• Carburized connecting rods with fracture split big ends produce a quick-revving engine with excellent high-rpm durability.
• High silicon-content ceramic-composite cylinder lining reduces friction and maximizes heat dissipation for consistent power delivery.
• Four-into two-into one short-style exhaust system with Exhaust Ultimate Power valve (EXUP®), a stainless catalizer and 02 sensor. Delivers outstanding power throughout the FZ1’s broad rpm range while meeting all emissions regulations.
• Race-inspired curved radiator with twin ring-style fans keeps everything cool under all conditions.

Chassis/Suspension:

2015 Yamaha FZ1 Exterior
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• Aggressive chassis geometry with Supersport inspired 51 percent front wheel weight bias. Provides quick and nimble handling.
• Short 4.8-gallon fuel tanks allows the rider to move into a forward position. Rider forward ergonomics move the rider into a position of great control.
• Cast aluminum frame uses the engine as a stressed member. Allows for optimal rigidity, light weight, and superb handling.
• Stressed-engine design holds the engine in place with six mounts, for excellent vertical stiffness and handling.
• Controlled-Fill (CF) aluminum swingarm. Lightweight and tuned for excellent handling and tire grip; looks great, too.
• Fully adjustable 43mm inverted fork and a single shock with adjustable preload and rebound damping. Tunable for sport touring or urban assault.
• 320mm front discs squeezed by monoblock four-piston calipers up front and a single 245mm rear disc serve up strong and consistent stopping power.
• Removable subframe for easy maintenance and detachable passenger foot pegs for even more stripped-down style.
• Light, five-spoke wheels and fat radial tires, including a 190/50-ZR17 rear, complete the look and serve up the traction.

Additional Features:

• Half-cowl fairing design features aggressive eye-catching naked bike profile.
• High-tech instrument display features analog tachometer, digital speedometer, dual trip meter with miles on reserve function, odometer, water temperature and lights for neutral, high beam, low fuel and turn signals—also a fade-in lighting feature with adjustable brightness.
• Two-piece seat serves up great comfort.
• Passenger grabrails provide passenger comfort while maintaining an aggressive appearance.
• Durable O-ring-sealed drive chain provides longer chain life.
• Dual 12V 60/55-watt multireflector headlight features a sleek, profile for superb aerodynamics and visibility.
• Standard toolkit located in convenient storage compartment under passenger seat.

Specifications

Engine Type Liquid-cooled inline 4-cylinder; DOHC, 20 valves
Displacement 998cc
Bore x Stroke 77 x 53.6mm
Compression Ratio 11.5:1
Fuel Delivery Fuel injection
Ignition Digital TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition with 32-bit ECU
Transmission 6-speed w/multiplate wet clutch
Final Drive O-ring chain
Suspension / Front 43mm fork; fully adjustable, 5.1-in travel
Suspension / Rear Single shock; adjustable preload and rebound damping, 5.1-in travel
Brakes / Front Dual 320mm floating discs w/4-piston calipers
Brakes / Rear 245mm disc w/single-piston caliper
Tires / Front 120/70-ZR17
Tires / Rear 190/50-ZR17
L x W x H 84.3 x 30.3 x 47.4 in
Seat Height 32.1 in
Wheelbase 57.5 in
Ground Clearance 5.3 in
Rake (Caster Angle) 25.0°
Trail 4.3 in
Fuel Capacity 4.8 gal
Fuel Economy 35 mpg
Wet Weight 487 lb
Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)
Available Color Granite Gray
Price $10,790

Quotes:

"The FZ1 a cutting edge sport bike with a twist. Unlike most other machines in this class, the FZ1 features state of the art engine and chassis designs. The twist is you don’t have to sacrifice performance or handling to gain excellent rider and passenger comfort... the FZ1 offers it all!" — Total Motorcycle

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