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Yamaha RD 500 LC Specs

(1987)
The Yamaha RD 500 LC model is a Sport bike manufactured by Yamaha . In this version sold from year 1987 , the dry weight is  and it is equiped with a V4, two-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 88.00 HP (64.2 kW) @ 9500 RPM and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Yamaha RD 500 LC is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 223.0 km/h (138.6 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Yamaha RD 500 LC have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 120/80-16 on the front, and 130/80-18 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Yamaha RD 500 LC braking system includes Dual disc size  at the front and Single disc size  at the rear. 

Yamaha RD 500 LC General Information

Brand Yamaha 
Model Yamaha RD 500 LC 
Start year 1987 
Year 1987 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Yamaha RD 500 LC Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase
Length
Width
Height
Seat Height
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/80-16 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/80-18 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids) 216.0 kg (476.2 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 22.00 litres (5.81 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Yamaha RD 500 LC Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V4, two-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 499.00 ccm (30.45 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 56.4 x 50.0 mm (2.2 x 2.0 inches) 
Compression Ratio 6.6:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration Membrane & power valve 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 88.00 HP (64.2 kW) @ 9500 RPM 
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type
Driveline

Yamaha RD 500 LC Performance

Top Speed 223.0 km/h (138.6 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions
Emissions

Yamaha RD 500 LC Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a Yamaha RD 500 LC have?
The Yamaha RD 500 LC has 88.00 HP (64.2 kW) @ 9500 RPM.

How fast is a Yamaha RD 500 LC?
The Yamaha RD 500 LC top speed is 223.0 km/h (138.6 mph).