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2016 - 2018 Yamaha SR400

2016 - 2018 Yamaha SR400
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  • Yamaha SR400
  • Year:
    2016- 2018
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  • Displacement:
    399 cc
  • Price:
    5999
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When Yamaha Says Classic Styling, They Mean It

Yamaha’s motto for the SR400 is “everything old is new again," and nothing speaks more to that than a kickstarter and tubed tires. Re-introduced to the American market after a long absence, the SR400 still shows the remnants of the old British bike style it was originally meant to emulate in the 1970s. The SR400 is a meld of old and new bringing fuel injection and electronic ignition into the retro styling that’s essentially unchanged since 1978. Easily customized into a café racer, bobber, or street tracker, the SR 400 is a blank canvas for you to make it yours. Excellent as a commuter or an entry-level bike, the SR400 is worth a look.

Continue reading for my review of the Yamaha SR 400.

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2016 - 2018 Yamaha SR400

2016 - 2018 Yamaha SR400

When Yamaha Says Classic Styling, They Mean It

Yamaha’s motto for the SR400 is “everything old is new again," and nothing speaks more to that than a kickstarter and tubed tires. Re-introduced to the American market after a long absence, the SR400 still shows the remnants of the old British bike style it was originally meant to emulate in the 1970s. The SR400 is a meld of old and new bringing fuel injection and electronic ignition into the retro styling that’s essentially unchanged since 1978. Easily customized into a café racer, bobber, or street tracker, the SR 400 is a blank canvas for you to make it yours. Excellent as a commuter or an entry-level bike, the SR400 is worth a look.

Continue reading for my review of the Yamaha SR 400.

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2014 Yamaha SR400

2014 Yamaha SR400

When it comes to motorcycles, Yamaha is without a doubt one of the most appreciated manufacturers from the market. And there is no wonder why, as its products are reliable, well built and deliver first class performances.

The SR400 makes no exception and delivers superior ride and handling performances. At its heart lies a 4-stroke, air-cooled, SOHC, 2-valves engine with a displacement of 399cc. The unit is mated to a five speed constant mesh transmission and generates a maximum power of 17.1 kw (23.2ps) at 6,500 rpm and 27.4 Nm (2.8 kg-m) of torque at 3,000 rpm.

The bike rides on a set of classy spoked wheels which are wrapped in 90/100-18M/C 54S front and rear 110/90-18M/C 61S tube type tires. The ride quality is kept in check by front telescopic forks and rear shock absorbers.

The Yamaha SR400 is priced at €6.281.

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2015 Yamaha SR400

2015 Yamaha SR400

The Yamaha SR400 is a classic roadster that promises to offer a pretty fun riding experience. It weighs only 384 pounds and at its heart sits an air-cooled SOHC, 2 valve, fuel injected engine with a displacement of 399 cc. The unit transfers its power to the rear wheel by means of a five speed transmission with multiplate wet clutch and delivers a fuel consumption of 66.2 mpg.

The Yamaha SR400 also comes with a 31 inch seat height which is combined with a slim high-tensile steel semi-double cradle frame and an ergonomically designed handlebar offering a fairly relaxed riding position.

Other features worthy of being mentioned include a 3.2 gallon fuel tank, a compact 55.5 inch wheelbase and front disc brakes.

The Yamaha SR400 has a base price of $ 5,990 and comes with 1 year limited factory warranty.

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