Description
Specs
Standard Features
Color

Description

IT COMES BY ITS REPUTATION HONESTLY.

The big-bore air-cooled V-twin cruiser that has what it takes to be the bike you want it to be. Wild-hearted radical custom, lovingly polished stocker, or the look you know is just right for you.

Specs

Manufacturer
Yamaha
Model Year
2006
Model
Road Star
Starting at MSRP
 $11,099.00*

Dimensions

Length
98.4 in.
Height
44.9 in.
Width
38.6 in.
Weight
679 lbs.
Ground Clearance
5.7 in.
Wheelbase
66.5 in.
Seat Height
27.9 in.

Engine

Engine
102 ci, air-cooled, pushrod OHV, 48 V-twin
Displacement
1670 cc
Bore x Stroke
97 x 113 mm
Compression Ratio
8.3:1
Fuel System
40 mm Mikuni CV w/throttle position sensor
Fuel Tank Capacity
5.3 gal.
Ignition
Digital TCI

Drivetrain

Transmission
Wide-ratio 5-speed
Final Drive
Belt

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes
Front: Dual 298 mm discs
Rear: 320 mm disc
Tires
Front: 130/90-16
Rear: 150/80-16

Operational

Suspension
Front: 43 mm telescopic fork with adjustable preload; 5.5 in. travel
Rear: Single shock, link-type; 4.3 in. travel

Body

Colors
Candy Red (Cast Wheels), Two-tone Liquid Silver / Sapphire Silver (Spoke Wheels) (additional cost)

Standard Features

Key Features:
 102-cubic-inch V-twin-powered beauty, in a long, low, hardtail-look frame, with plenty of customization potential built in.  
 Modern engineering and materials, including ceramic composite cylinder liners.  
 Air cooling, hydraulic valve lifters and belt final drive reduce maintenance requirements to a minimum.  
New for 2006:
 A new two-piece shifter, braided stainless clutch and throttle cables and a new front flasher stay add even more performance and style.  
Engine:
 102-cubic-inch air-cooled, long-stroke OHV 48 pushrod V-twin pumps out huge amounts of torque barely off idle for brisk acceleration and fantastic overall cruising performance.  
 Hydraulic valve lifters driven by twin camshafts deliver exceptional performance and less maintenance. Ceramic composite cylinder bore plating ensures greater durability and optimal heat dissipation.  
 Single Mikuni 40mm CV carburetor with throttle position sensor features electronic fuel and accelerator pumps, carburetor heater and handy side-mounted air filter to ensure consistent fuel flow, great throttle response and optimum power throughout the rev range.  
 Smooth-shifting 5-speed transmission with 5th-gear overdrive delivers outstanding cruising performance with low RPM at highway speeds.  
 Dry sump lubrication system uses a handy spin-on filter and creates lower center of gravity by helping keep overall engine height to a minimum.  
 Electric starting system features solenoid-activated auto-decompressor for easy, dependable starting.  
 2-into-2 exhaust system features beefy, staggered shotgun dual pipes putting out a soulful V-twin exhaust tune.  
Chassis/Suspension:
 Solid-mounted engine housed in specially designed rigid-look, double-cradle frame features a stylish 32 rake.  
 Extra-long 66.5-inch wheelbase creates long and low retro profile, added rider comfort and well-balanced handling.  
 Telescopic 43mm front forks with stainless steel covers and 5.5 inches of travel stylishly smooth out the bumps.  
 Out-of-sight link-type, preload-adjustable rear shock provides 4.3 inches of wheel travel for great handling and a plush ride.  
 Shiny laced wheels wearing whitewall tires are a classic touch on the liquid silver/sapphire blue Road Star.  
 16-inch cast wheels shod with tubeless tires, on the candy red Road Star, for a classic, yet sporty look while providing confidence-inspiring handling and excellent grip.  
 Dual 298mm front disc brakes feature four-piston calipers with aluminum pistons and sintered brake pads for strong, linear stopping power, backed up by a 320mm single rear disc.  
 Lightweight and high-strength final drive belt provides long life and quiet operation.  
Additional Features:
 Industry-leading Star Family fit and finish mean lustrous paint and extensive chrome accents that create a machine as stunning as it is powerful.  
 Ultra-thin, tank-mounted speedometer features a stylish design and provides easy reading of odometer, dual tripmeters, clock and fuel gauge as well as low fuel, high beam, turn signal, neutral and engine diagnostic indicator lights.  
 LED taillight and clear turn signal lenses with amber bulbs for a custom look, great visibility and reduced current draw.  
 Full-size floating-type rider floorboards are roomy and comfortable.  
 5.3-gallon fuel tank with low-fuel warning light means exceptional cruising range.  
 Seat and fork locks both integrated into main ignition switch for extra convenience.  
 Handy dual underseat helmet holders.  
 Powerful 12V 60/55-watt halogen headlight maximizes nighttime visibility and comes with beautiful chrome finish.  
 12V 18-amp-hour maintenance-free battery ensures fuss-free, dependable starting.  

Color


Candy Red

Two-tone Liquid Silver / Sapphire Silver
*Price, if shown, is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) and does not include government fees, taxes, dealer vehicle freight/preparation, dealer document preparation charges or any finance charges (if applicable). MSRP and/or final actual sales price will vary depending on options or accessories selected. All rebates, dealer cash, and incentives from manufacturer have been subtracted from sales price and are assigned to dealer.
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