Yamaha YZF-R6 For Sale

Yamaha YZF-R6

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New Price At Launch: £6,600


Current Prices: £4,250–£3,150


Power: 131 bhp

Engine: 599 cc, 17,500 rpm red line, 160 mph top speed


Economy: 40 mpg

Range: 150 miles from the 17.5 litre tank


Seat Height: 850 mm

Weight 162 kg (dry)

What Is It?

It's powered by a liquid cooled 599cc inline four engine, producing 131bhp at 14,500rpm and maximum torque at 11,500rpm.

Features include:

  • Aluminium frame and swingarm
  • Dual 310mm discs up front with 2 piston calipers
  • 220mm disc at the rear with single piston caliper
  • Adjustable 41mm KYB upside down fork with 120mm travel
  • Adjustable rear shock with 120mm travel
  • Four 37mm carbs
  • Slipper clutch, LED tail light
  • 4->2->1 exhaust system
  • 6 speed gearbox

Compared to the 2004-2005 model there's larger front discs, a new more powerful engine with Titanium valves, much higher red line, ride by wire, a stiffer chassis, smaller exhaust to help mass centralisation, brand new styling, upgraded suspension and a slipper clutch. 

The 5-spoke 17" wheels take a 120/70 tyre at the front and 180/55 at the rear.

  • 2006: White/red, blue/white, black (Raven), yellow/black 50th Anniversary Edition
  • 2007: White/red, blue/white/grey, black/silver

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Price Guide

Year Dealer Private Part Ex Mileage
2006 £3,900 £3,150 £2,750 19,900
2007 £4,250 £3,400 £2,950 18,700


Popularity / How Many Left

Year On The Road Off The Road Total For Sale
2006 410 406 816 190 / month
2007 413 397 810 390 / month

Stats include those licenced for use on the road and those off the road with a SORN, by year of production. Source: DVLA

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