2011 Yamaha V-Star 650 Custom

Posted by Anonymous

2011 Yamaha V-Star 650 Custom

Lots of attitude inside a low, long, lean package. The very best value Star model.

The 2011 Yamaha V-Star 650 Custom features plenty of chrome, luminous paint, a bobtail rear fender, and also the ease of a clean, quiet shaft drive. Expect in case your friends think it is a unique custom machine.

Short and sweet.

Lots of attitude inside a surprisingly lean and low package - priced to depart more that you should express yourself with cool Custom Star Accessories. Now there is no reason to stay for under a genuine Star.

In the day it hit the road, the V-Star 650 Custom is a huge hit.

We started by having an authentic V-twin powerplant along with a lean, low-slung chassis, after which tricked it with a lot of chrome, rich paint, along with a bobtail rear fender. And due to its "chopper" profile, shaft drive, and low seat height, all sorts of things no ordinary custom. The V-Star 650 Custom is really stylish and different, individuals will swear you'll want customized it yourself. Don't be concerned - we will never tell a soul.

2011 Yamaha V-Star 650 Custom model Features

Fuel Consumption * 21kpl/59mpg(Imp)

649cc V-twin

Light, low-slung chassis ENGINE

Beautifully chromed and polished 649cc (40-cubic-inch), air-cooled, SOHC, 2 valves per cylinder, 70 degree, V-twin cranks out torquey low- and mid-range power for smooth cruising performance. Maximum torque occurs in a low 3,000 rpm.

This engine continues to be made to produce strong torque and horsepower within the most usable riding range (50 to 120 km/hr).

Twin Mikuni BDS28 carbs with throttle position sensors (TPS) provide crisp throttle response.

Wide-ratio, 5-speed transmission ensures extremely usable, cruiser-friendly power delivery. 5th gear is definitely an overdrive gear for reduced engine rpms at highway speeds for any smooth comfortable ride.

Light clutch action is ideal for novice riders.

Maintenance-free, transistorized coil ignition (T.C.I.) provides sure starts and excellent engine performance.

Classic, side-mounted air cleanser not just adds the perfect styling touch but additionally is simple to service.

Automatic cam chain tensioners reduce maintenance and mechanical engine noise.

Low-maintenance, exposed shaft drive provides quiet, clean, reliable performance.

2-into-2 chrome exhaust pipes creates sleek styling while delivering maximum engine power. The conversion to aftermarket items is straightforward and simple.

Air Induction System (A.I.S.) reduces harmful CO and HC exhaust emissions.

Plenty of chrome engine parts highlight quality and value.


Stout, large-diameter, double-cradle, steel frame is made to give a low seat height with ample rider legroom.

Long, 1,610mm (63.4") wheelbase supplies a stable ride and predictable handling while creating that long and low retro look.

41mm front fork with 140mm (5.5") of wheel travel ensures an even, comfortable ride. Chip guards assist in preventing stone knicks from damaging tubes.

Spring preload-adjustable, single-shock rear suspension lowers centre of gravity for excellent handling and simple maneuverability. Wheel travel is 86mm (3.4"). You will find 7 steps of spring preload adjustability.

Rear shock is tucked from sight for your classic, "hardtail" look.

Single 298mm front disc brake with twin piston caliper delivers strong, confidence-inspiring stopping power.

Easy-to-adjust rear drum brake with wear indicator

Low-profile seat provides exceptional rider comfort, while class-leading low 695mm (27.4") seat height allows most riders to place feet firmly on the floor for added confidence.

Narrow front tire on spoked chrome wheel completes the Custom web design and delivers quick steering for simple handling.

Large 16-litre gas tank to have an extra long cruising range.

Beautiful, tank-mounted speedometer features 3D speed graduations. Functions include odometer and tripmeter displays.


Industry-leading, Star family fit and finished features rich, lustrous paint and extensive chrome accents developing a machine as stunning because it is powerful.

"Bullet-style", chrome, 60/55-watt, halogen headlight adds an elegant touch while maximizing nighttime visibility.

Low-maintenance, sealed battery ensures reliable, no-hassle starting.

Locking helmet holder

Locking side cover storage compartment adds convenience and security.

Self-cancelling turn signals with stylish clear signal lenses

Forward-mounted rider footpegs

Removable passenger seat

Steering lock

Bungee cord tie-down points near passenger footpegs aids in preventing unwanted scratches.
2011 Yamaha V-Star 650 Custom - USA Specifications
MSRP: $6,890 (Raven) Offered by February 2011
Type 40-cubic-inch (649cc) air-cooled 70° V-twin; SOHC, 2 valves/cylinder

Bore x Stroke 81 x 63mm

Compression Ratio 9.0:1

Fuel Delivery (2) 28mm Mikuni® CV carburetors

Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition

Transmission 5-speed; multiplate wet clutch

Final Drive Shaft

Frame Steel; hidden shock

Suspension / Front 41mm telescopic fork; 5.5" travel

Suspension / Rear Single shock; adjustable preload, 3.4-in travel

Brakes / Front Hydraulic disc, 298mm

Brakes / Rear 200mm drum

Tires / Front 100/90-19

Tires / Rear 170/80-15

Wheels Spoke

Length 92.0 in

Width 34.6 in

Height 42.0 in

Seat Height 27.4 in

Wheelbase 63.4 in

Ground Clearance 5.5 in

Fuel Capacity 4.2 gal

Fuel Economy** 48.9 mpg

Wet Weight*** 513 lb / California model: 517 lb

Warranty 12 months (Limited Factory Warranty)

2011 Yamaha V-Star 650 Custom - Canada Specifications
MSRP: $8,099 CDN

Engine Air-cooled,SOHC, 4-valve, 70°, V-twin
Displacement 649cc
Bore and Stroke 81 x 63mm
Compression Ratio 9:1
Maximum Torque 5.2kg-m (37.5 ft-lb)@ 3,000 rpm
Fuel Delivery Mikuni BDS28 x 2
Estimated Fuel Consumption* 21kpl / 59mpg (Imp.)
Ignition / Starting TCI / Electric
Transmission 5-speed
Final Drive Shaft

Suspension (Front) 41mm fork
Suspension (Rear) Adustable link Monocross
Brakes (Front) Single 298mm disc
Brakes (Rear) Drum
Tires (Front) 100/90-19
Tires (Rear) 170/80-15

Length 2,340mm (92.1")
Width 880mm (34.6")
Height 1,075mm (42.3")
Wheelbase 1,610mm (63.4")
Seat Height 695mm (27.4")
Fuel Capacity 16 litres (3.5 imp. gallons)
Wet Weight 233kg (512.6 lb)
Colour(s) Metallic Black

* Gas mileage estimates provide US EPA exhaust emission certification data obtained by Yamaha and changed into Canadian measurements. Your actual mileage will be different based on road condition, the way you ride, keep your vehicle, accessories, cargo and operator/passenger weight.

Specifications, appearance, and value of product are susceptible to change without warning.

* MSRP doesn't include freight, PDI (Pre Delivery Inspection), pre-rigging (boats), or taxes. Dealer may cost less.

{ 0 comments... read them below or add one }

Post a Comment

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.