Razor Sharp Supersport

One ride on the R6 lets you know that this new supersports weapon bike was bred on the racetrack.

With three Supersport World titles in recent years and local dominance, the track focused R6’s fierce winning reputation has been hard earned.

This all new machine features newly developed low-drag bodywork and an aggressive look that bears all the characteristics of Yamaha’s thoroughbred R-series DNA.

And with its advanced electronics and high power and race proven inline four engine, the YZF-R6 gives you extreme supersport performance with absolute control.

YZF-R6. Now with next generation R-series DNA.


ColoursYamaha Blue, Matt Grey
EngineLiquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valve, forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder
Displacement599
Bore67.0 x 42.5
Compression13.1 : 1
LubricationWet sump
Fuel ManagementFuel Injection
IgnitionTCI
Engine ManagementYCC-T, YCC-I, D-MODE, QSS, TCS
Starter SystemElectric
Fuel Tank Capacity17
Oil Capacity3.4
Final TransmissionChain
TransmissionConstant mesh 6-speed
Length2040 mm
Width2040 mm
Height1150 mm
Weight190 kg
Dry Weight175 kg
Seat Height850 mm
Wheelbase1375 mm
Clearance130 mm
Frame TypeAluminium Deltabox
Suspension FrontTelescopic forks, 120mm travel
Suspension RearSwingarm (link suspension), 120mm travel
Brakes FrontHydraulic dual discs, 320mm - ABS
Brakes RearHydraulic single disc, 220mm - ABS
Tyres Front120/70 ZR17M/C (58W) Tubeless
Tyres Rear180/55 ZR17M/C (73W) Tubeless
YZF-R6 - Supersport - Coast Powersports - Yamaha, KTM, Kawasaki motorcycles - Adelaide, South Australia