Yamaha YZF600R Thundercat For Sale

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Yamaha YZF600R Thundercat
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Current Prices: £5,400–£1,150
Insurance Costs: 8 of 10

What Is It?

The Yamaha YZF600R Thundercat is a mid-range sports bike and is powered by a liquid cooled 599 cc inline four cylinder engine, producing 97.8 bhp at 11,500 rpm and maximum torque at 9,500 rpm.

Features include:

  • Steel Deltabox frame
  • Dual 298 mm discs up front with four piston calipers
  • 245 mm disc at the rear with two piston caliper
  • Adjustable 41 mm fork with 130 mm travel
  • Adjustable rear shock with 120 mm travel
  • 4->2->1 exhaust system
  • 6 speed gearbox

Compared to the previous FZR600 the Thundercat has new more aerodynamic bodywork, new 36 mm carbs, a new air induction system, new calipers and a new exhaust system.

The 3-spoke 17" wheels take a 120/60 tyre at the front and 160/60 at the rear.

Colours: Silver/yellow, yellow/black, blue/white, red, red/black/white, silver/orange, silver/yellow

Specs

Launch RRP: £7,000

Capacity: 599 cc (average)

Power: 98 bhp / 73 kW (average)

Red Line: 13,000 rpm (high)

Top Speed: 145 mph / 233 km/h (high)

Economy: 45 mpg / 6.3 L/100km (average)

Range: 190 miles / 306 km (high)

Fuel Capacity: 19.0 litres / 4.2 gallons (high)

Seat Height: 805 mm / 31.7 inches (average)

Dry Weight: 187 kg / 412 pounds

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Bikes For Sale (3)

  • YAMAHA YZF 600 R THUNDERCAT 1998 R PLATE - NATIONWIDE DELIVERY - VIDEO AVAILABLE
    £2,190 ebay
    • £790 Over Guide Price
    • 1998
    • Leicester(Map)
    • YAMAHA YZF 600 R THUNDERCAT R PLATE - NATIONWIDE DELIVERY - VIDEO AVAILABLE
  • 1998 98 R YAMAHA YZF 600 THUNDERCAT RED TRADE SALE HPI CLEAR NEW MOT 20K
    £1,600 ebay
    • £200 Over Guide Price
    • 1998
    • Stourbridge(Map)
    • 98 R YAMAHA YZF 600 THUNDERCAT RED TRADE SALE HPI CLEAR NEW MOT 20K
  • 1998 Yamaha YZF 600 Thunder Cat (Free Delivery UK Mainland)
    £1,200 ebay
    • £200 Under Guide Price
    • 1998
    • Biggleswade(Map)
    • Yamaha YZF 600 Thunder Cat (Free Delivery UK Mainland)
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Price Guide

Year
Dealer
Private
Part Ex
Mileage
1996
£1,650
£1,300
£1,150
27,100
1997
£1,500
£1,200
£1,050
27,100
1998
£1,400
£1,150
£1,000
27,000
1999
£1,450
£1,150
£1,000
26,800
2000
£1,550
£1,250
£1,100
26,500
2001
£1,750
£1,400
£1,250
26,200
2002
£2,100
£1,700
£1,500
25,700
2003
£2,550
£2,050
£1,800
25,100
2004
£3,100
£2,500
£2,150
24,400
2005
£3,750
£3,000
£2,650
23,500
2006
£4,500
£3,600
£3,150
22,600
2007
£5,400
£4,300
£3,800
21,500

Year shows signs of appreciation

We work out the price guide in-house.

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Popularity & How Many Left

Year
On Road
Off Road
Total
For Sale
1996
7
5
12
3 / month
1997
197
263
460
Rarely
1998
460
567
1,027
25 / month
1999
248
256
504
Rarely
2000
174
205
379
9 / month
2001
199
186
385
2 / month
2002
109
100
209
3 / month
2003
92
85
177
2 / month
2004
4
2
6
Rarely
2005
8
8
16
Rarely
2006
7
4
11
1 / month
2007
10
4
14
Rarely

Source: DVLA