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.

Yamaha XVS950 Midnight Star

Review

  • 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.

Features include:

  • 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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Bikes for Sale (3)

  • 2010/10 Yamaha XVS950 Midnight Star with 36,900 miles in Black
    £3,995 eBay
    • £460 Under Guide Price
    • 2010 (36,900 miles)
    • Poole(Map)
    • 10 Yamaha XVS950 Midnight Star with 36,900 miles in Black
  • 2012 Yamaha XVS 950 A Midnight Star
    £4,895 eBay
    • £140 Over Guide Price
    • 2012
    • Bury St. Edmunds(Map)
    • From R & C Motorcycles on 01638 515 274
  • 2011 11 REG YAMAHA XVS 950 S MIDNIGHT STAR IMMACULATE GENUINE LUGGAGE FSH
    £5,488 eBay
    • £890 Over Guide Price
    • 2011
    • Accrington(Map)
    • 11 REG YAMAHA XVS 950 S MIDNIGHT STAR IMMACULATE GENUINE LUGGAGE FSH

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Price Guide

Year Dealer Private Part Ex Mileage
2009 £4,350 £3,500 £3,050 6,700
2010 £4,450 £3,550 £3,100 6,100
2011 £4,600 £3,650 £3,200 5,500
2012 £4,750 £3,800 £3,350 4,900
2013 £4,950 £4,000 £3,500 4,300
2014 £5,250 £4,200 £3,650 3,600

We work out the price guide ourselves, independent from any other organisation, so you can easily get a rough valuation or an idea of what it's worth.

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