The new Yamaha R6 is ready to rock the supersport class. Here are the prices and the competitors.
The 2017 Yamaha R6 comes with the same engine as the outgoing model, but it features a higher compression rate – 13.1:1. Which means the updated power plant will be wilder than the old one.
Moreover, it comes with an R1-Derived suspension, better brakes, more refined ABS system and 6-level traction control. Of course, there is the look – inspired by the bigger R1.
It comes in three different colors: Matte Black, Team Yamaha Blue, and Intensity White/Matte Silver ]
Now let’s talk about the money. Here are the prices for the 2017 Yamaha R6
UK: £ 10,999.00
2017 Ninja ZX-6R ABS – $12,699 / € 13.195 in Europe
2017 Ninja ZX-6R Non-ABS – $11,699
Suzuki GSX-R 600 – $11,199 – not available in Europe
Honda CBR 600 RR – $11,799 – not available in Europe