Since its debut in 1999, the R6 has been the bike of choice for serious 600 class riders and racers. For 2017, the R6 features a host of improvements including new ABS brakes with larger front rotors, new 43 mm fully adjustable inverted forks and an R1 inspired body design that is sure to turn heads. The R6 is full of innovation and technology you won't find on the competitor's machinery.
Power: Ultra-compact, lightweight, short stroke, 599 cc, DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled, in-line four-cylinder engine with lightweight titanium valves produces incredible horsepower. Redline is set at an amazing 16,000 rpm
Performance: The YZF-R6 features a newly designed front fairing and windscreen that provides an 8% improvement in aerodynamic efficiency. This contributes to a higher top speed during track riding.
Handling: The front end gets an upgrade with YZF-R1 based easy-adjustable KYB 43 mm inverted forks and larger 320 mm discs with ABS which provides superb stopping power.