Yamaha unveils new version YZR-M1 MotoGP racer with a new partner of Maverick Vinales VR46
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team racer unveiled a new generation All-New YZR-M1 with two riders leading the hunt for the world championship throne in MotoGP in 2017.
Yamaha YZR-M1 2017
For detailed specifications of the Yamaha YZR-M1 comes with powerful four-cylinder 1000 cc capacity Crossplane. Cooled with water. Delivers up to 240 horsepower, six-speed transmission with a gear Cassette can be set ratio. The use of Magnati Marelli ECU control box FIM rules by horse Yamaha YZR-M1 to a top speed of 350 km / h.
Yamaha YZR-M1 has been derived from the original version. In order to enhance the driving higher capacity and competition rules in MotoGP with a new chassis with a lighter aluminum chassis from the Twin Tube Delta Box with aluminum rear swingarm. The design of the car without slashing prices. As a result, the overall weight of the car is 157 kg meets FIM.
The suspension From shock absorbers front and rear Monoshock Upside Down from Ohlins , Forged Magnesium wheels with 17-inch tires from Michelin and stop system comprising the ceramic brake discs front measuring 320-340 mm. Caliper. 4 POT brakes from Brembo rear brake disks as a single stainless steel plate. Brake calipers with 2 POT.
Also at the launch also unveiled two racers from Team Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team comprising Mr. Maverick Vinales (MVK25) , replacing Mr. Jorge Lorenzo and Mr. Valentino Rossi (VR46) by both confidence. the team this time. It works very well indeed.
The racing team from Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team and the Yamaha YZR-M1generation will be the first pre-season test at Sepang International Circuit on January 30