How fast is the Yamaha Bolt?

How fast is the Yamaha Bolt?

How fast is the Yamaha Bolt?

around 170 km/h
At highway speeds on the Bolt, your throttle will be less than halfway with more to go if you need it. At highways speeds you’ll be doing 3,500-4,000 rpm, with a top speed of around 170 km/h — though most people don’t push these bikes that hard. Yes, the Yamaha Bolt only has a five-speed transmission.

Is the Yamaha Bolt good on the highway?

Around town or on secondary roads, if you hit a pothole, you’ll be gritting your teeth afterwards, and on the highway, you’ll wince if you see an expansion joint ahead if you’re riding at high speed. Now, this isn’t unexpected – there’s not much suspension travel to work with on this bike.

How much horsepower does a Yamaha Bolt have?

50.8 hp
2020 Yamaha Bolt/R-Spec Claimed Specifications

Price $7,999/$8,399
Horsepower 50.8 hp @ 5,350 rpm (Cycle World measured)
Torque 58.0 lb-ft. @ 2,900 rpm (Cycle World measured)
Transmission 5-speed
Final Drive Belt

What size is the Yamaha Bolt?

Yamaha Bolt R-Spec / C-Spec Specifications

Engine & Drivetrain:
Dimensions & Capacities:
Length: R-Spec: 90.2 inches, C-Spec: 90.4 inches
Width: R-Spec: 37.2 inches, C-Spec: 30.5 inches
Height: R-Spec: 44.1 inches. C-Spec: 45.7 inches

Is Yamaha Bolt fuel injected?

A sophisticated twin-bore fuel injection is used on the Bolt R-Spec to deliver ultimate urban riding fun with strong acceleration. 3D maps for ignition timing and fuel injection deliver outstanding acceleration in the mid- and low-speed ranges.

Is Yamaha Bolt good for long distance?

Re: Long distance riding on the Bolt Picked up my bolt last month, so far my longest cruise was only a 150 mile round trip, but for the most it was a good time. Seems my only concerns was the comfort of the stock seat, made my hindside go numb. Also a bit of vibration in the handlebars.

Is the Yamaha Bolt a bobber?

2020 Yamaha Bolt is the Japanese motorcycle maker’s answer to the likes of Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight and Iron 883. It is based on a double-cradle frame and gets true-blue cruiser styling highlighted by round headlamp, high-set wide handlebars, teardrop-shaped fuel tank, black mechanical bits, and a bobber style seat.

Is the Yamaha Bolt carbureted?

The Yamaha Bolt or Star Bolt is the US name for a cruiser and café racer motorcycle introduced in 2013 as a 2014 model. It has a 942cc air cooled 4-stroke, 4-valve SOHC V-twin engine. An optional R-Spec model has reservoir shocks.

Will there be a 2021 Yamaha Bolt?

The V Star 250 comes in Raven (or, uh, black) for 2021, and will be available in December of 2020. It gets a slight bump in MSRP, to $4,449. You’ll only find one Bolt in the lineup for 2021, and that’s the R-Spec version.

Is the Yamaha Bolt a good starter bike?

The Yamaha Bolt is a great starter bike; it’s 942cc air-cooled, fuel-injected, v-twin motor, comfortable stance, high-grade road habits, and fresh bobber style make the Yamaha Bolt a good, solid choice for beginners to grow into and progress on.