Yamaha xt 500 for sale. Yamaha XT Motorcycles for sale 2019-12-03

Xt500 in South Africa

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

I was the only 4-stoke racing at the time in the 2-stroke dominated 80's and early 90's. Yamaha hand guard wind deflectors. The lower fuel tank and revised handlebar position improve rider ergonomics. Further, while American enthusiasts appreciated the power and handling of the big British singles, they could get along without their weight and maintenance. But he did want his own wheels, and carefully saved his money to get a set, at some point realizing he had enough for either, a , an old beater of a car or, b , a cherry 360T Honda motorcycle. Twin Spot lights on Adventure Spec bracket.

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Xt500 in South Africa

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

And new Dunlop® radial tires boost grip and road feel. The lower fuel tank and revised handlebar position improve rider ergonomics. Both front and rear tires are in good condition with new chain, front and rear sprockets. The engine is a stressed member of the chassis, allowing a lighter, more compact main frame design that contributes to the low wet weight of only 403 lb. But in the summer of 1975, the same engineers came out with a winner, although making the 4-stroke thumper work properly was, according to project leader Shiro Nakamura, a nightmare.

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XT500 For Sale

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

The cross-layered fairing design also ensures excellent airflow to cool the engine with minimal drag. Payment is based on 5. Magnesium engine covers minimize engine weight. This offset reduces piston to cylinder wall friction, for more power and improved fuel economy. Adjustable Horizontal Monocross® Shock The rear suspension features a linkage-type Monocross shock, adjustable for rebound damping and spring preload.

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XT500 For Sale

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

The long, flat seat improves rider comfort, and is roomier for a passenger, too. And rocker-arm valve actuation utilizes the lever ratio of each rocker arm to allow for larger valve lifts while using lower camshaft lobes and reduced spring pressure, further boosting power and efficiency. For some reason, the other picture of the other side will not upload, email me and I will be happy to send the other picture to you. I always seemed to make it to the first corner or the top of the hill before the rest of the pack. High-Revving Engine Architecture With a compression ratio of 11. The R6 combines lightning-fast handling agility with confidence-inspiring mid-corner stability.

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yamaha xt 500 for sale

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

Naturally enough, after owning the little Honda for a few weeks, Gordon was suddenly an enthusiast. Yamaha knew that any proposed 500cc single would have to be both reliable and light in weight. This engine provides a unique power character, with outstanding low- to mid-range torque and very linear throttle response, combined with strong high-rpm pulling power. Very good condition and runs beautifully. Yamaha aluminium bash plate original plastic guard included in sale. A lot of that success came from paying attention to the market.

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1976 Yamaha XT 500 Enduro for sale on 2040

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

It was all correct except for the exhaust, which had been swapped for a more powerful aftermarket item. A new inverted fork offers enhanced suspension feel and feedback. With a 180-degree crank design and integrated counterbalancer, the layout minimizes vibrations for a smooth, refined engine character. It is alot of fun to ride. Message me if you're interested or pop me a text on 07934889287 The bike doesn't need any work at all and starts first time everytime. Level 3 is tuned for wet roads and other low-traction situations. New passenger footpegs, a narrower handlebar and new seats boost comfort, too.

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XT500 For Sale

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

Linerless, direct-plated ceramic-composite cylinder bores provide excellent heat dissipation and reduced friction. Several weeks ago, he was idly trolling through Craigslist, and came across a beautiful, very lightly used stock exhaust. The R6 combines lightning-fast handling agility with confidence-inspiring mid-corner stability. Air Jet exhaust - excluding manifold mounting bracket - R8003. Loved every minute of it, especially when I won. Every issue delivers exciting and evocative articles and photographs of the most brilliant, unusual and popular motorcycles ever made! Great financing on approved credit.

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The Yamaha TT500

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

And new Dunlop® radial tires boost grip and road feel. Rear wheel, with tyre, drum brakes, sprocket and chain, swing arm - R60005. Magnesium Rear Subframe A magnesium subframe removes weight from the rear of the motorcycle for increased mass centralization, while the flat and narrow seat makes it easier to reach the ground and gives riders more room to maneuver during aggressive racetrack riding. The twin injector intake system also uses shower-style fuel injectors above the intakes to provide optimum fuel atomization at high rpm. Feel free to email me with any and all questions, buyer pays all shipping charges.

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The Yamaha TT500

Yamaha xt 500 for sale

The twin injector intake system also uses shower-style fuel injectors above the intakes to provide optimum fuel atomization at high rpm. Several weeks ago, he was idly trolling through Craigslist, and came across a beautiful, very lightly used stock exhaust. In pictures bike has a white brothers exhaust. I hate to sell the Tracer. A new, longer swingarm improves the feeling of drive from the rear tire. I couldn't hear the engine with the screaming 2-strokes were close so I made a megaphone exhaust with no baffels to drown them out, so I could tell which gear I was in in the heat of battle, worked a treat. The tapered aluminum handlebar, ideal placement of the seat and footpegs, and ultra-narrow frame and fuel tank create an excellent sense of feel between rider and machine.

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