Yamaha resumes accepting orders for Superbike YZF-R1M

YZF-R1M – a special racing version of the superbike R1, which incorporates a lot of the latest technology the MotoGP, including hlins suspension with electronic control and communication unit with GPS, which lets you view lap times and other data on a standard tablet PC?.

On the track, the rider will 6-axis accelerometer unit Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU), which provides control of the clutch, sliding, lifting the front wheel brake and start.

Superbike is equipped with four-cylinder 998 cc engine delivers power of 200 hp Thanks to carbon-fiber fairing and a lightweight frame made of aluminum alloy Deltabox weight of the motorcycle is 200 kg. Thus, the Yamaha engineers came to achieve weight-performance ratio of 1: 1.

To purchase YZF-R1M potential buyers will have to fill out the order form on the dedicated website. The first deliveries are expected in March 2017, the official price is not yet known. The current generation superbike sold in Russia for 1,802,430 rubles.

Recall that in the first half of 2016 Yamaha takes fifth place in the ranking of best-selling Russian motorcycles.

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