Yamaha XVS950 Midnight Star For Sale
The XVS950 Midnight Star is premium cruiser style bike and is powered by a 942cc V-Twin engine which puts out just 51bhp. It can be restricted for the A2 licence and was replaced by the XV950 in 2014.
- Low down torque, very low seat
- No rev counter, on the heavy and large side
What Is It?
It's powered by an air-cooled 942cc 60° V-Twin engine producing 51bhp at 6,000rpm and maximum torque at just 3,000rpm. It's a stressed member of the frame and the final drive is via belt.
- Steel tubular frame
- 320mm disc at the front with 2 piston caliper
- 298mm disc at the rear with single piston caliper
- 41mm KYB fork with 135mm travel
- Rear shock with adjustable pre-load and 110mm travel
- 2->1 exhaust system
- Fuel injection
- 5 speed gearbox
Accessories include a tall screen, pillion backrest/sissy bar, rider's backrest, 2->2 Vance & Hines exhaust system and 25 litre leather panniers. The Tourer edition gets you the screen, panniers and backrest but adds 20kg to the weight.
The 8 split spoke cast Aluminium 18" front wheel takes a 130/70 tyre and the rear a 170/70.
Colours: Black, white, red, dark red/cherry, blue
Did You Know?
It's also known as the DragStar 950 and V-Star 950 elsewhere
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Check out this review from David Hammond:
How many bikes like this are around, by year of production, including those licensed for use on the road and those off the road with a Statutory Off Road Notification (SORN).
|Year||On The Road||Off The Road||Total Around|
RM/2011/028, issued 11/11/2011, affected 923 bikes
In certain circumstances the seal between the fuel injector pipes and the hose that connects them, may not be sufficient and over time a fuel leak may develop with the associated risk of fire.
Build Dates: 01/01/2007 to 31/12/2007
- VP261 0000301 to VP261 0004961
- VN021 0000301 to VN021 0006020