On track or street, the YZF-R6® is one of the most advanced supersport machines ever built. Aerodynamic MotoGP® styling wraps up an incredibly intelligent racing machine, complete with ABS brakes, top-shelf suspension and a full suite of electronic rider aids.
Engine and transmission
Displacement: 599.0 ccm (36.55 cubic inches)
Engine type: In-line four, four-stroke
Engine details: Titanium valves
Power: 123.5 HP (90.1 kW)) @ 14500 RPM
Torque: 67.5 Nm (6.9 kgf-m or 49.8 ft.lbs) @ 10500 RPM
Bore x stroke: 67.0 x 42.5 mm (2.6 x 1.7 inches)
Valves per cylinder: 4
Fuel system: Injection. Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
Fuel control: Double Overhead Cams/Twin Cam (DOHC)
Ignition: TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Cooling system: Liquid
final drive: Chain
Driveline: O-ring chain
Fuel consumption: 6.60 liters/100 km (15.2 km/l or 35.64 mpg)
Greenhouse gases: 153.1 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)
Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels
Frame type: Deltabox aluminum frame. Magnesium subframe.
Rake (fork angle): 24.0°
Trail: 97 mm (3.8 inches)
Front suspension: 43mm KYB® inverted fork, 3-way adjustable
Front wheel travel: 119 mm (4.7 inches)
Rear suspension: KYB® piggyback shock, 4-way adjustable
Rear wheel travel: 119 mm (4.7 inches)
Front tire: 120/70-ZR17
Rear tire: 180/55-ZR17
Front brakes: Double disc. ABS. Floating discs. Four-piston calipers. Radially mounted.
Diameter: 320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear brakes: Single disc. ABS. Single-piston caliper.
Diameter: 220 mm (8.7 inches)
Physical measures and capacities
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc: 190.1 kg (419.0 pounds)
Seat height: 851 mm (33.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall height: 1095 mm (43.1 inches)
Overall length: 2040 mm (80.3 inches)
Overall width: 706 mm (27.8 inches)
Wheelbase: 1374 mm (54.1 inches)
Fuel capacity: 17.03 liters (4.50 gallons)
Oil capacity: 2.60 liters (0.17 quarts)