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Yamaha XV750 Virago Specs

The Yamaha XV750 Virago model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Yamaha . In this version sold from year 1983 , the dry weight is 225.0 kg (496.0 pounds) and it is equiped with a V2, two-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 52.00 HP (38.0 kW) @ 7000 RPM and a maximum torque of 5.40 Nm (0.6 kgf-m or 4.0 ft.lbs) @ 5750 RPM . With this drive-train, the Yamaha XV750 Virago is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 169.0 km/h (105.0 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Yamaha XV750 Virago have a Pressed steel overhead backbone with tubular and square section swing arm. Engine is used as a stress member. frame with front suspension being Telescopic forks air adjustable and in the rear suspension it is equiped with Mono-shock air adjustable . Stock tire sizes are 3.50-19 on the front, and 130/90-16 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Yamaha XV750 Virago braking system includes Single disc. Single piston size 298 mm (11.7 inches) at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake). 2 Shoe Expanding Drum size 180 mm (7.1 inches) at the rear. 

Yamaha XV750 Virago General Information

Brand Yamaha 
Model Yamaha XV750 Virago 
Start year 1983 
Year 1983 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Yamaha XV750 Virago Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Pressed steel overhead backbone with tubular and square section swing arm. Engine is used as a stress member. 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1 mm (0.0 inches) 
Length 2 mm (0.1 inches) 
Width 850 mm (33.5 inches) 
Height 1 mm (0.0 inches) 
Seat Height 672 mm (26.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 145 mm (5.7 inches) 
Trail size 133 mm (5.2 inches) 
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 3.50-19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/90-16 
Front brakes Single disc. Single piston 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake). 2 Shoe Expanding Drum 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 298 mm (11.7 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 180 mm (7.1 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 228.0 kg (502.7 pounds) 
Dry Weight 225.0 kg (496.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2311 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 12.00 litres (3.17 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.60 litres (0.69 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Telescopic forks air adjustable 
Front Suspension Travel 150 mm (5.9 inches) 
Rear Suspension Mono-shock air adjustable 
Rear Suspension Travel 100 mm (3.9 inches) 

Yamaha XV750 Virago Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, two-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. Dual Hitachi 40mm Constant vacuum 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 748.00 ccm (45.64 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 83.0 x 69.2 mm (3.3 x 2.7 inches) 
Compression Ratio 8.7:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 52.00 HP (38.0 kW) @ 7000 RPM 
Maximum torque 5.40 Nm (0.6 kgf-m or 4.0 ft.lbs) @ 5750 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM 7500 
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system Wet sump 
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system Double stinless steel 
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type Wet multi-plate 

Yamaha XV750 Virago Performance

Top Speed 169.0 km/h (105.0 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile) 13.440 seconds 
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency 19.68 litres/100 km (5.1 km/l or 11.95 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 456.6 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 

Yamaha XV750 Virago Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type TCI- Transistor Control Ignition 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a Yamaha XV750 Virago have?
The Yamaha XV750 Virago has 52.00 HP (38.0 kW) @ 7000 RPM.

How fast is a Yamaha XV750 Virago?
The Yamaha XV750 Virago top speed is 169.0 km/h (105.0 mph).

How much does a Yamaha XV750 Virago weighs?
The Yamaha XV750 Virago weighs 225.0 kg (496.0 pounds).