599cc, 100bhp, 145mph, Insurance group 14
If you're after a versatile sports-touring motorcycle, with a reliable engine, decent suspension and braking, plus the ability to carry two people plus kit for a two week holiday, the Yamaha YZF600R Thundercat is damn-near perfect. The Thundercat makes a real alternative to the VFR750/800 series and is very underrated.
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