Yamaha Virago - Specifications

XV-920

Pic_1  920 model (shafy drive)
Pic_2   TR1 model (German model - chain drive)

Description
Specification
Catagory Cruiser
Engine Type Air-Cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, V-Twin
Displacement 56.14 Cu in (920 cc)
Compression Ratio 8.3:1
Ignition Transistor Controlled Ignition (TCI)
Carburetion 2 Mikuni carburetors
Fuel Type Gasoline - Regular unleaded
Air Filter Dry type element
Bore x Stroke 3.62 x 2.72 in (92 x 69.2 mm)
No of Cylinders 2
Valves Per Cylinder 2
Stroke 4
Engine Type V2 (V-Twin)
Horsepower 65.00 HP (47.4 kW)
Torque  
Cooling System Air
Fuel Capacity

RJ, Rh models- 5.0 gal (19 L)
Reserve - 0.8 gal (3.2 L)

J, K, MK models - 3.8 gal (14.5 L)
Reserve - 0.5 gal (2.0 L)

Oil capacity (1981-1982 chain drive) - 8.9 oz (264 cc)
(1982-1983 shaft drive) - 10.2 oz (303 cc)
Starting System Electric starter only
Battery 12 volt /12 amp hour
Charging System AC Alternator / Stator -
Transmission 5 Speed, constant mesh
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Drive Type Shaft drive (cardan)
Frame Type Monoshock
Chaisis Dimensions  
Overall Length
(RH, RJ models) 89.0 in (2,260 mm)
(J. K. MK models) 87.4 in (2,220 mm)
Overall Width 
(RH, RJ models) 36.6 in (930 mm)
(J. K. MK models) 33.1 in (840 mm)
Overall Height
(RH, RJ models) 46.1 in (1,170 mm)
(J. K. MK models) 47.4 in (1,205 mm)
Seat Height
(RH, RJ models)
(J. K. MK models) 29.5 in (750 mm)
Wheelbase
(RH, RJ models) 60.6 in (1,540 mm)
(J. K. MK models) 59.8 in (1,520 mm)
Ground Clearance
(RH, RJ models) 5.5 in (140 mm)
(J. K. MK models) 5.7 in (145 mm)
Handlebar Width (adjustable) 26.0 - 28.8
Basic Weight  
(RH, RJ models) 493 lb (224 kg)
(J. K. MK models) 496 lb (225 kg)
Steering Head Angle 29°, 30 minutes (all models)
Trail (RH, RJ models) 4.96 in (126 mm)
(J. K. MK models) 5.4 in (133 mm)
Front Susupension Telescope fork
Travel 5.9 in (150 mm)
Front Tire Size (RH, RJ models) 3.25H-19-4PR
(J. K. MK models) 3.50H-19-4PR
Rear Tire Size (RH, RJ models) 120/90-18 65H
(J. K. MK models) 130/90-16 67H
Brakes - Front 1983 (Shaft drive model) - Single Disk
1981 - 1983 (Chain dirve model) - Dual Disk
1982 (Shaft drive model) - Dual Disk
Brakes - Rear Drum
Fuel Mileage 36-49 mpg
Top Speed 175.0 km/h (108.7 mph)