Yamaha FJR 1300 2016: up-to-day for the Sport Tourism of Yamaha

Yamaha renews the Yamaha FJR 1300 to continue offering us one of the leading candidates when choosing a great Sport Touring . Mechanical changes, the new aesthetic nuances, array LED… all ready to go plantándole face-to-models such as Triumph Trophy 1200 SE or BMW R1200RT.

The main mechanical change is in the process of transmission:

Sportiness and the versatility to travel. With these premises, it is getting, the coined in the year 2000 to the Yamaha FJR 1300.

For this Yamaha FJR 1300 2016 the signing of the tuning forks has introduced a new 6-speed transmission, in line with a new clutch assisted antirebote, we proposed a better acceleration a cruise at lower rpms. In the versions equipped with a clutch traditional the springs of the clutch have been revised to make it easier to drive, thus reducing the effort to perform by the driver.

The change set, designed from scratch, incorporating for the first time in Yamaha helical gears, making it more silent operation. In addition it is more compact and lightweight.


New optical LED, a new design for the fairing, a new instrumentation…

Yamaha FJR 1300 2016 premieres headlights of double optic with illumination LED impact not only in better lighting, but also in a better “face”. The optical position are also LED, and includes a particular system cornering lights that light up when you tilt the bike to project the light on the road just like the cars we found with the directional lights.

The rear lights are also new, are also LED, as the intermittent.

developments are continuing with instrumentation redesigned to provide a better reading and an appearance that is better integrated.

in Addition, as a coda to this MY 2016 it includes a new matte gray color and fits the bike to the system D-Air Dainese, an airbag for bikers.


4 keys that you need to know about the Yamaha FJR 1300 2016:

With 15 years behind the Yamaha FJR 1300 has already reaped 60,000 units sold in the whole of Europe.

beyond these developments we must bear in mind that…

Yamaha FJR 1300 has a chassis Deltabox and aluminium swinging arm, upside-down forks with electronic adjustment for the suspension (AE/AS), brake with ABS and a system of switchable traction control.

, Its mechanism is a block of and the 4-cylinder 1298cc with liquid cooling. Yamaha has not communicated changes in its power or torque. Remember that account with a power of 146,2 horses and a couple 138 Nm. Transmission is by cardan.

In dimensions with a length of 2.230 mm, a width of 750 mm, a height of 1,325 mm and a seat height of 805 mm and 825 mm distance between axes is 1,545 mm, has a ground clearance of 130 mm, its weight is 289 kg and your tank is 25 litres.

serial cruise control, heated grips, suitcases and selector driving modes.


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