All Tests – 2013 FZ8 Test: Spring for the Yamaha Roadster! – Technical sheet and price of accessories

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2013 FZ8 test: spring for the Yamaha roadster !

All Tests - 2013 FZ8 Test: Spring for the Yamaha Roadster! - Technical sheet and price of accessories

On the best selling motorcycle segment in France, the medium-capacity roadster, the Yamaha FZ8 made a relatively modest entry in 2010. This 2013 vintage must correct its main flaws: test drive and circuit in Alès, at the foot of the Cévennes.

Technical sheet and price of accessories

Engine

  • Type: 4 cylinders in line, 4 stroke, liquid cooled
  • Displacement: 779 cc
  • Bore and stroke: 68.0 x 53.6 mm
  • Compression ratio: 12.0: 1
  • Timing: Double overhead camshaft, 16 valves
  • Power supply: Electronic injection
  • Power: 106.2 hp (78.1 kW) at 8,500 rpm
  • Engine torque: 82 Nm (8.4 mkg) at 6500 rpm

Transmission

  • Clutch: Multidisk in oil bath
  • Gearbox: 6 speed
  • Primary ratio: 1.512 (65/43)
  • 1st: 2.692 (35/13)
  • 2nd: 2.063 (33/16)
  • 3rd: 1.762 (37/21)
  • 4th: 1.522 (35/23)
  • 5th: 1.350 (27/20)
  • 6th: 1.208 (29/24)
  • Final ratio: 2.875 (46/16)
  • Secondary transmission: By chain

Cycle part

  • Frame: Diamond type aluminum
  • Fork: inverted ø 43 mm, adjustable for preload, rebound and compression
  • Rear suspension: single-shock absorber adjustable for spring preload, rebound and compression
  • Front travel: 130 mm
  • Ar travel: 130 mm
  • Front brake: double floating disc ø 310 mm, double piston calipers
  • Rear brake: disc ø 267 mm, single piston caliper

Dimensions, weight, capacities

  • Length: 2140 mm
  • Width: 770 mm
  • Seat height: 815 mm
  • Ground clearance: 140 mm
  • Caster angle: 25 °
  • Trail: 109 mm
  • Wheelbase: 1460 mm
  • Weight: 216 kg all full made (ABS) 211 kg without ABS (Fazer8 215 kg – 220 with ABS)
  • Fuel tank capacity: 17 liters, reserve 4 l
  • Front Tire: Bridgestone BT021 120/70 ZR 17
  • Rear tire: Bridgestone BT021 180/55 ZR 17

Instrumentation

  • Onboard console: Analog tachometer + digital window with speed, odometer, two daily trips, clock, fuel gauge.

Commercial information

  • Price:
  • FZ8: € 8,399
  • FZ8 ABS: € 8,999
  • Fazer8: € 8,899
  • Fazer8 ABS: € 9,499.
  • Warranty: two years parts and MO, unlimited mileage
  • Availability: FZ8 end of February and Fazer8 mid-March in the
  • Colors: Race Blu (matt gray cylinder head and blue rims), Midnight Black, Competition White and Matt Gray.
  • Price of main accessories

    • windshield: 139 €
    • seat cowl: 209 €
    • radiator side cover: 125 €
    • hoof: 209 €
    • radiator protection: 99 €
    • license plate holder: 119 €
    • passenger handles: 149 €
    • LED indicators: 59 €
    • protective castors: 149 €
    • luggage rack: € 139
    • top case mounting plate: € 39
    • high bubble: 129 €
    • tank protection pad: 35 €
    • engine guard: 125 €
    • heated grips: 249 €
    • central stand: 165 €
    • Akrapovic approved silencer: 665 €

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