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Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer Specs

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The Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer model is a Touring bike manufactured by Yamaha . In this version sold from year 2012 , the dry weight is and it is equipped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of and a maximum torque of . With this drive-train, the Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer has a Steel double-cradle frame with front suspension being Telescopic fork, 5.3-in travel and at the rear, it is equipped with Single shock, 4.3-in travel . Stock tire sizes are 130/70-M18 on the front, and 170/70-M16 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer braking system includes Single disc. Hydraulic size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc. Hydraulic size 298 mm (11.7 inches) at the back.

Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer General Information

Brand Yamaha 
Model Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer 
Start year 2012 
Year 2012 
Category Touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles) 1 Year 

Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Steel double-cradle 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,684 mm (66.3 inches) 
Length 2,436 mm (95.9 inches) 
Width 1,001 mm (39.4 inches) 
Height 1,080 mm (42.5 inches) 
Seat Height 676 mm (26.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size 102 mm (4.0 inches) 
Wheels details 8-spoke cast 
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/70-M18 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 170/70-M16 
Front brakes Single disc. Hydraulic 
Rear brakes Single disc. Hydraulic 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 298 mm (11.7 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 298.0 kg (657.0 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 16.65 litres (4.40 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Telescopic fork, 5.3-in travel 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension Single shock, 4.3-in travel 
Rear Suspension Travel

Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Injection 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 942.31 ccm (57.50 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 85.0 x 83.0 mm (3.3 x 3.3 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Belt 
Clutch type

Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer Performance

Top Speed
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 5.00 litres/100 km (20.0 km/l or 47.04 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 116.0 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 

Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Transistor Controlled Ignition 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How tall (seat height) is a Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer?
The Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer seat height is 676 mm (26.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer have?
The Yamaha V Star 950 Tourer have 5 gears.