Yamaha XVZ1300D Venture Royale Review from Japan

1989 Yamaha XVZ1300D Venture Royale

Model year1989
Year of manufacture1989
First year of ownership2012
Most recent year of ownership2012
Acceleration marks 9 / 10
Roll-on Performance marks 9 / 10
Handling marks 8 / 10
Braking marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 8 / 10
Dealer Service marks 7 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 9 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
8.3 / 10
Distance when acquired112600 miles
Most recent distance112700 miles
Previous motorcycleYamaha Road Star 1600

Summary:

Excellent

Faults:

Headlights out.

Compressor not working for suspension.

General Comments:

Runs great.

However not as comfortable as cruisers.

Would you buy another motorcycle from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 9th March, 2012

Average review marks: 8.3 / 10, based on 1 review