Yamaha YZF-R1 Review from Canada

1998 Yamaha YZF-R1

Model year1998
Year of manufacture1998
First year of ownership2004
Most recent year of ownership2005
Acceleration marks 10 / 10
Roll-on Performance marks 10 / 10
Handling marks 10 / 10
Braking marks 10 / 10
Reliability marks 10 / 10
Comfort marks 7 / 10
Dealer Service marks 10 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 10 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
9.6 / 10
Distance when acquired30000 kilometres
Most recent distance38000 kilometres
Previous motorcycleYamaha R6

Faults:

Changed the tires (Michelin Pilot Sport).

Added clear lights.

Yoshimura slip-on.

Fully polished.

General Comments:

Kick ass bike!

Power wheelies through the 3 first gears.

Great for stunting.

Handles like a dream!

Would you buy another motorcycle from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 23rd February, 2005

Average review marks: 9.6 / 10, based on 1 review