Yamaha FZ1 (2006 - present)

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Yamaha FZ1 (2006 - present)
owners of the old Fazer 1000, and certainly those acquainted with the current R1's twistgrip, may wonder what's going on in the lower reaches of the rev range.

Our Review

Reviewed: 16 August 2007 by Visordown
At the launch of the Yamaha FZ1 I was quite excited. I'm not ashamed to admit it. In this case because it appeared to tick all the boxes for the sort of bike I'd be looking to buy right now with my own money if I had any. As with the ...  Continue reading

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One of the best bang for buck bikes out there fantastic value,as above ignore the alpinestar/arai clad journo shite and see for yourself you will be glad you did :) Continue reading...
Best bike I've ever owned so far and its never missed a beat! I've done over 20k on it to date and i'm sure I'll do another 20k before I change it! Great for track days, long journeys and a simple trip through Continue reading...
If I lost this FZ1 tomorrow, I'd buy a new one the same day. Continue reading...
I was going to sell my FZ1, but after doing some minor mods and transforming the engine, I'm not too sure I want to, it is simply stunning now. Was sat in the saddle for 5 hours yesterday with comfort, but grin Continue reading...

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close to perfect road bike Continue reading...

Discussions

hi i am now on mi second fz1s had a vfr 800 between the two yams never again the yam is every thing in one bike.got my new one from kjm import but just san

me as a dealers apart from no yiss.and the odd wire in the loom is a diffrent colour.i can live with that for 7495.00 on the road.happy days.

Posted: 05/07/2011 at 19:47



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An R1 engine in a naked bike? Bring it on!!!
 
Good handling but the motor is too top-endy.
  • Price: £7199.00
  • Year: from 2006
  • Top speed: 154mph
  • Price new: 7199
  • Engine capacity: 998cc
  • Power: 147bhp
  • Torque: 78.2lb ft
  • Weight: 194kg
  • 0-60: 3.7 seconds

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