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Yamaha Virago XV 535 Specs

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The Yamaha Virago XV 535 model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Yamaha . In this version sold from year 1987 , the dry weight is 185.0 kg (407.9 pounds) and it is equipped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 42.00 HP (30.7 kW) and a maximum torque of 34.00 Nm (3.5 kgf-m or 25.1 ft.lbs) . With this drive-train, the Yamaha Virago XV 535 is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 160.0 km/h (99.4 mph) . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Yamaha Virago XV 535 has a Pressed steel backbone frame with front suspension being Telescopic fork and at the rear, it is equipped with Dual shock . Stock tire sizes are 3.00S-19 on the front, and 140/90-15 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Yamaha Virago XV 535 braking system includes Single disc size  at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake) size  at the back. 

Yamaha Virago XV 535 General Information

Brand Yamaha 
Model Yamaha Virago XV 535 
Start year 1987 
Year 1987 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Yamaha Virago XV 535 Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Pressed steel backbone 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,511 mm (59.5 inches) 
Length 2,210 mm (87.0 inches) 
Width 815 mm (32.1 inches) 
Height 1,100 mm (43.3 inches) 
Seat Height 700 mm (27.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 145 mm (5.7 inches) 
Trail size 122 mm (4.8 inches) 
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 3.00S-19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 140/90-15 
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake) 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 185.0 kg (407.9 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2270 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 8.60 litres (2.27 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.00 litres (0.53 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Telescopic fork 
Front Suspension Travel 150 mm (5.9 inches) 
Rear Suspension Dual shock 
Rear Suspension Travel 85 mm (3.3 inches) 

Yamaha Virago XV 535 Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. Mikuni BDS34 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 535.00 ccm (32.65 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 76.0 x 59.0 mm (3.0 x 2.3 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration OHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 42.00 HP (30.7 kW) 
Maximum torque 34.00 Nm (3.5 kgf-m or 25.1 ft.lbs) 
Engine Maximum RPM 7000 
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system Wet sump 
Engine oil capacity 2.80 litres (2.96 quarts) 
Exhaust system Double stainless steel pipes with expansion chamber 
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type Wet multi-plate 

Yamaha Virago XV 535 Performance

Top Speed 160.0 km/h (99.4 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) 7.000 seconds 
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency 5.60 litres/100 km (17.9 km/l or 42.00 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 129.9 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 

Yamaha Virago XV 535 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type TCI 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a Yamaha Virago XV 535 have?
The Yamaha Virago XV 535 has 42.00 HP (30.7 kW).

How fast is a Yamaha Virago XV 535?
The Yamaha Virago XV 535 top speed is 160.0 km/h (99.4 mph).

How much does a Yamaha Virago XV 535 weighs?
The Yamaha Virago XV 535 weighs 185.0 kg (407.9 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Yamaha Virago XV 535?
The Yamaha Virago XV 535 seat height is 700 mm (27.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Yamaha Virago XV 535 have?
The Yamaha Virago XV 535 have 5 gears.