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Key Features

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    GYTR engine parts

    The R6 GYTR is a designed for riders who want the ultimate Supersport race bike. Available exclusively from Yamaha GYTR PRO SHOPS, it’s equipped with various GYTR racing parts including a lightweight high-performance full titanium Akrapovič exhaust system – as well as an AIS plug set and a quick shifter for seamless full throttle upshifts.

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    GYTR electronics

    For optimal race performance this high specification Supersport is fitted with a GYTR ECU, that allows adjustment of fuel injection and ignition timing, as well as a lightweight wire harness, a PC interface cable and a GYTR ABS Emulator.

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    GYTR chassis parts

    The stainless steel brake line sets are designed to deliver consistently strong braking performance – and the rear set with a reverse shifting kit provides for ideal racing ergonomics. The R6 GYTR also is equipped with an on/off switch as well as a keyless fuel cap.

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    GYTR drive system

    The drive system on the R6 GYTR features a lightweight 15T drive sprocket and 46T rear wheel sprocket as well as a racing specification 520 chain, for optimum high speed performance.

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    GYTR bodywork

    The lightweight glass fibre carbon reinforced cowling is finished in white primer, enabling you to have it customised to your specific requirements by the Yamaha GYTR PRO SHOP with your own race livery and sponsors (at an additional cost).

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    Lightweight high performance 599cc engine

    Like every R-Series the R6 engine has been constructed with advanced race-developed technology from Yamaha’s World Championship machinery. The combination of lightweight forged pistons with a 13.1:1 compression ratio and titanium valves give you a thrilling ride along with race winning performance.

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    Compact Deltabox frame and lightweight magnesium subframe

    The compact aluminium Deltabox frame is equipped with a magnesium subframe that’s manufactured using Yamaha’s CF die-casting technology, for maximum strength with minimum weight. Its slim dimensions give excellent ergonomics, allowing you to tuck in close to the bike on the straight, and the low weight helps to enhance mass centralisation for sharp and responsive handling.

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    43 mm KYB front forks

    R6 GYTR comes with state-of-the-art R1-type fully adjustable 43 mm KYB front forks. This high-tech front end gives outstanding roadholding with excellent feedback and contributes significantly towards making this one of the best-handling bikes in the class. You can further upgrade the front suspension with several cartridge kits and springs from the GYTR line-up.

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    Lightweight aluminium fuel tank

    The R6 GYTR is fitted with a lightweight aluminium fuel tank that is sculpted to give you plenty of freedom to shift your bodyweight and achieve the best riding position. Featuring deep knee recesses that allow you to tuck in tightly and grip the tank, this beautifully finished 17-litre design highlights the motorcycle's premium specification.

Technical Specifications

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  • Engine
    Engine type
    4-stroke, Liquid-cooled, Forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, DOHC, 4-valves
    Bore x stroke
    67.0 x 42.5 mm
    Compression ratio
    13,1 : 1
    Maximum power
    87,1 kW (118,4 PS) @ 14.500 rpm
    Maximum torque
    61.7 Nm (6.3 kg-m) @ 10.500 rpm
    Lubrication system
    Wet sump
    Clutch type
    Wet, Multiple Disc
    Ignition system
    Starter system
    Transmission system
    Constant Mesh, 6-speed
    Final transmission
    Fuel consumption
    6.6 L/100 km
    CO2 emission
    154 g / km
    Fuel system
    Fuel Injection
  • Chassis
    Caster angle
    97 mm
    Front suspension system
    Telescopic forks, Ø43 mm
    Rear suspension system
    link suspension, Swingarm
    Front travel
    120 mm
    Rear travel
    120 mm
    Front brake
    Hydraulic dual discs, Ø320 mm
    Rear brake
    Hydraulic single disc, Ø220 mm
    Front tyre
    120/70 ZR17M/C (58W) Tubeless
    Rear tyre
    180/55 ZR17M/C (73W) Tubeless
  • Dimensions
    Overall length
    2.040 mm
    Overall width
    695 mm
    Overall height
    1.150 mm
    Seat height
    850 mm
    Wheel base
    1.375 mm
    Minimum ground clearance
    130 mm
    Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank)
    190 kg
    Fuel tank capacity
    17 L
    Oil tank capacity
    3.4 L
The R6 GYTR can only be used on closed circuits, private areas and specific events where participation with non-registered vehicles is allowed. The R6 GYTR will be available exclusively through YAMAHA PRO SHOPS, Yamaha’s specialist GYTR dealer shops. Always wear a helmet, eye protection and protective clothing. Yamaha encourages you to ride safely and respect fellow riders, local laws and the environment. Images displayed may depict a professional rider performing under controlled conditions or on a closed circuit. The unit displayed in the images may be equipped with genuine Yamaha accessories and/or non-Yamaha branded accessories which may be for closed-circuit use only. All information is given for general guidance and is not binding for Yamaha. Specifications and appearance of Yamaha products, Yamaha accessories and non-Yamaha branded accessories are subject to change without prior notice. Non-Yamaha branded accessories are fully developed and produced by respected third parties. Yamaha does not guarantee the availability of the displayed products and accessories in local markets. The product and accessories range may be limited in some countries. Yamaha has the right to discontinue products and accessories without prior notice. Where applicable, Yamaha products and accessories availability, specifications and prices may vary according to local laws, requirements and conditions. No rights can be obtained from this information. All product and technical data are provided on an 'as is' basis without any express or implied warranties. For further details and availability, please contact your local Yamaha dealer.