Turn It Up To 11
You're the kind of person that doesn't do things by halves, so naturally, you only take your cruising experiences in litre-plus doses. Doses like Yamaha's archetypal retro cruiser, the V-Star 1100. Long legged and loping, the V-Star 1100 is built around a shaftdriven gem of a 75 degrees V-twin that cranks out maximum torque at 2500rpm for a quality package that delivers on its promise. From your view in the low slung seat, one thing is clear; this exquisite incarnation of glittering cruiser metal is designed to go, stop and handle with assurance while you enjoy the peace of mind of genuine Yamaha engineering. Crank your cruising experience right up to 11, with V-Star 1100.
Forged lightweight pistons provide greater durability with reduced vibration and reciprocating mass.
Ceramic-composite, cylinder-bore plating ensures superior heat dissipation for better cooling and longer engine life.
Thick cylinder fins enhance the stylish look while increasing cooling efficiency.
Dual, heated Mikuni 37mm carburettors with throttle position sensing feature a progressive pulley, electronic fuel pump and handy sidemounted air filter to ensure consistent fuel flow, great throttle response and optimum power throughout the rev range.
Low-maintenance shaft drive delivers superior reliability and a smooth ride.
Low-slung, large-diameter, rigid doublecradle frame with 33-degree rake creates a strong, stylish machine with precise, predictable handling. Low seat height lets nearly everybody touch the pavement for enhanced control and handling.
Extra-long, wheelbase produces a long, low retro profile, with spacious ergonomics for added rider comfort and great handling.
Beefy, brushed steel telescopic fork with 140mm of travel smoothes out the bumps.
Tucked-out-of-sight, link-type, preload adjustable single rear shock with 113mm of class-leading travel for a low profile that gives up a plush ride.
Large-diameter dual front disc brakes and a single rear disc provide strong, confidence inspiring stopping power.
Comfortably placed, full-size rider floorboards on 'A' model enhance the ride by minimizing vibration and fatigue.
Stylish heel/toe shifter on 'A' model adds versatility and enhances overall cruising comfort.
Industry-leading Star Family fit and finish features rich, lustrous paint and extensive chrome accents.
Large, 17-litre teardrop fuel tank with classleading fuel capacity serves up long-distance cruising range.
Locking compartment under side cover provides secure storage for small items.
Chrome 12V 60/55-watt halogen headlight looks and helps night time visibility.
Maintenance-free 12V 14AH battery ensures dependable, no-hassle starting.
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Exported from BayRide on Friday 11th of July 2014 09:28:36 AM