Yamaha FJR -07

I was able to acquire a new version of my dream bike in little over one month after my crash with the previous FJR in July 2007 near Lübeck.

Technical specifications

Model Yamaha FJR 1300A, model 2007
Category Sport tourer
Engine type 1 298 cc, water cooled, 4 stroke 4 cylinder straigh
Cylinder dimensions 79 mm (bore) x 66,2 mm (stroke)
Valves 16 (4 per cylinder)
Power 143,5 hp (8000 rpm)
Torque 134,4 Nm (7000 rpm)
Gearbox 5 speed
Final drive Shaft
Front tyre 120/70-17 (58W)
Rear tyre 180/55-17 (73W) reinforced
Front brakes two 320 mm discs ABS
Rear brakes single 282 mm disc ABS
Seat height 800 mm
Wheelbase 1545 mm
Fuel capacity 25 l
Dry weight 264 kg

Changes since the 2003 model

  • Unified Brake System
  • Improved heat management away from the rider
  • Longer swingarm for added stability
  • More adjustable suspension
  • Adjustable handle bars
  • More informative gauge cluster
  • Grip heaters as standard
  • Power outlet as standard

Modifications and accessories

  • California Scientific windshield
  • Givi PL series holders, a Maxia top case and two Keyless side panniers
  • Mounting bracket for Garmin Zumo GPS
  • Scorpio SR-i900 alarm
  • Öhlins rear shock absorber and front springs
  • Fairing sliders
  • Blind spot mirrors
  • Power Commander V
  • HeliBars handlebar riser