July 26, 2021

Yamaha VMAX Motorcycle Specification

Yamaha VMAX Motorcycle Specification

Yamaha VMAX Motorcycle Specification

History (Back story) of Yamaha VMAX

Yamaha first produce in 1985 and production stopped in 2007. Yamaha VMAX was designed by Atsushi Ichijo in a team led by Akira Araki with input from Ed Burke and John Reed. First this bike was called Yamaha V-Max after 2009 VMAX name started.

Bike Type

Bike Model: Yamaha VMAX
Bike Type: Cruiser
Colors: Black

Engine, Power & Torque

Start Type: Kick & Electric
Engine Type: Liquid cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valve, V-type 4-cylinder
No. of Cylinders: 4
Engine Displacement (cc): 1679 cc
Cooling: Liquid cooled
Bore x Stroke (mm): 90 x 66 mm
Compression Ratio: 11.3:1
Ignition System: T.C.I
Maximum Power: 197.3 Bhp @ 9000 rpm
Maximum Torque: 166.8 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Power-to-weight Ratio: 636.45 BHP per tonne
Torque-to-Weight Ratio: 538.06 NM per tonne
Lubrication: Wet sump


Suspension Type (Front): Telescopic Forks, 52mm
Suspension Type (Rear): Swing Arm – Link Type Suspension

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type: Alloy
Front Tyre Size: 120/70 R18M/C (59V)
Rear Tyre Size: 200/50 R18M/C (76V)

Dimension, Weight

Dimension (length x width x height): 2395 x 820 x 1190
Wheel base: 1700 mm
Seat Height: 775 mm
Minimum Ground Clearance: 140 mm
Weight: 310 Kg


No. of Gears: 5 speed
Clutch Type: Wet, multiple-disc
Final Transmission: Shaft drive
Gear Ratios: 1st gear=2.375, 2nd gear= 1.81, 3rd gear= 1.4, 4th gear= 1.115, 5th gear = 0.935
Primary Reduction Ratio: 1.509
Secondary Reduction Ratio: 3.082

Performance & Mileage

0-100 Km/H: 2.7 secs
0-150 Km/H: 4.9 secs
0-200 Km/H: 8.3 secs
Top Speed: 221 KM/H
Mileage (City): 8 KM/L
Mileage (Highway): 12 KM/L
Mileage (Combined): 10 KM/L


Battery Type: Maintenance Free
Voltage: 12V


Headlight: LED
Tail Light: LED


Brake Type (Front): Dual Hydraulic disc Ø 320 mm
Brake Type (Rear): Single Hydraulic disc brake Ø 298 mm

Instrument Console

Speedometer: Digital
Tachometer: Analogue
Trip Meter: Digital-2
Fuel Gauge: Digital

Fuel & Breaks

Fuel Tank Capacity: 15 L
Fuel System: Fuel injection

Others Specification

Frame Type: Aluminium Diamond Shaped
Trail: 148

Yamaha VMAX Motorcycle Price in India

Yamaha VMAX Motorcycle User Review

Average Rating Yamaha VMAX Bike

  • 9.8/10
    Design - 9.8/10
  • 8.8/10
    Fuel - 8.8/10
  • 9/10
    Handling - 9.0/10
  • 9/10
    Reliability - 9.0/10
  • 8.5/10
    Comfort - 8.5/10
User Review
10/10 (2 votes)



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