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Yamaha R1 £7,995

  • Year 2010 (10 reg)
  • 4,000 miles
  • 1000cc
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East Sussex
Sargents of Sussex
Westfield, TN35 4SE

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YEAR. 2010


OWNERSHIP. 2 private owners

MILEAGE. 4000 miles with full service history

COLOUR. Yamaha Competition White with Red Frame

ENGINE SIZE. 998cc 16v In-Line Four 180bhp / 87 lb/ft

TRANSMISSION. 6 speed manual Wet clutch

TOP SPEED. 182mph

ACCELERATION. 10.4s 1/4 mile

WEIGHT. 206 kg (wet)


2010 10 registered Yamaha YZF-R1 Crossplane Crank 'Big Bang' model in Yamaha Competition White with Red Frame

2 private owners from new

Just 4000 miles from new with full service history

Twin Akrapovic underseat exhausts

Pazzo adjustable levers

R&G aero crash bungs

R&G engine covers

R&G tail tidy

Revolutionary Crossplane Crank 'Big Bang' bike

Twin projector headlights with electronically controlled internal reflectors

Ride by wire throttles

Slipper clutch

Fully adjustable suspension

Radially mounted calipers and radial master cylinder

5 spoke wheels

Forced air intake with digitally controlled butterfly valves and variable length trumpets

Yamaha immobiliser system

12 months MOT provided at point of sale

Taxed end December 2014

All books/keys/manuals/documents present


Totally superb, 2010 10 registered YZF-R1 in Yamaha Competition White with Red Frame, just 4000 miles covered and in excellent condition. These crossplane crank, or 'Big Bang' bikes were heavily revised over the previous, excellent 4C8 models. and had a quite revolutionary take on in line 4 cylinder engine induction and ignition. As the name suggests, the crank pins are arranged at 90 degrees, as opposed to the more usual 180, and, hence with an irregular firing order, these engines sound quite unlike any other in line 4, indeed they sound more similar to a deep throated twin, as any BSB fan will attest to whom has heard the SMR Milwaukee R1s at full chat, or indeed Jorge's or Valentino's M1s. This particular bike is lovely, with just 400

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Review, spec & performance

Yamaha YZF-R1 (2009-2011)

MCN overall rating rating is 5
Owners' overall rating rating is 4.5

MCN review overall verdict:  "This is like no in-line-four cylinder sportsbike ever produced. It’s simply sensational. The Yamaha R1’s ultra-short-stroke engine has a cross-plane crankshaft, with its crank pins set at 90° and has irregular firing intervals, which is technology lifted directly from Valentino Rossi’s factory YZR-M1. At a standstill the motor spins up like a two-stroke and on the move the R1’s..."   Read full review

Top speed 182 mph
1/4-mile acceleration 10.38 secs
Max power 179 bhp
Max torque 85 ft-lb
Tank range 160 miles
Quick specs
Engine size 998 cc
Engine specification 16-valve, in-line-four
Weight 206 kg
Seat height 835 mm
Running costs
Average fuel consumption 40 mpg
Insurance group 17 of 17
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Sargents of Sussex
Westfield, TN35 4SE

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Sargents of Sussex
Westfield, TN35 4SE

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