Yamaha YZF600R Thundercat For Sale

The 1996 Yamaha YZF600R Thundercat is a mid-range sports bike and is powered by a 599cc inline four engine which puts out 98bhp. It was replaced by the YZF-R6.

Yamaha YZF600R Thundercat

What Is It?

It's powered by a liquid cooled 599cc inline four cylinder engine, producing 97.8bhp at 11,500 rpm and maximum torque at 9,500rpm.

Features include:

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

Compared to the previous FZR600 the Thundercat has new more aerodynamic bodywork, new 36mm 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

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Bikes for Sale (5)

  • Yamaha YZF 600 THUNDERCAT 2000 SPORTS BIKE ***BIKEBITZUK***
    £1,590 eBay
    • £160 Under Guide Price
    • 2000
    • Bradford(Map)
    • Yamaha YZF 600 THUNDERCAT SPORTS BIKE *BIKEBITZUK*
  • YAMAHA YZF600R YZF 600 R THUNDERCAT SPORTS BIKE 12 MONTHS MOT 1996 N
    £1,890 eBay
    • £190 Over Guide Price
    • 1996
    • Bradford(Map)
    • YAMAHA YZF600R YZF 600 R THUNDERCAT SPORTS BIKE 12 MONTHS MOT N
  • 1998 YAMAHA YZF600 R Thunder Cat
    £1,995 eBay
    • £340 Over Guide Price
    • 1998
    • Leicester(Map)
    • From Kawasaki Leicester on 0116 262 1664
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Price Guide

Year Dealer Private Part Ex Mileage
1996 £1,700 £1,400 £1,200 28,400
1997 £1,650 £1,350 £1,150 28,200
1998 £1,650 £1,300 £1,150 28,000
1999 £1,700 £1,350 £1,200 27,600
2000 £1,750 £1,400 £1,250 27,100
2001 £1,850 £1,500 £1,300 26,500
2002 £2,000 £1,600 £1,400 25,800
2003 £2,200 £1,800 £1,550 25,000
2004 £2,450 £2,000 £1,750 24,100
2005 £2,750 £2,200 £1,950 23,100
2006 £3,050 £2,450 £2,150 22,000
2007 £3,450 £2,750 £2,400 20,800

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Popularity / How Many Left

Year On The Road Off The Road Total For Sale
1996 7 5 12 57 / month
1997 197 263 460 41 / month
1998 460 567 1027 61 / month
1999 248 256 504 24 / month
2000 174 205 379 45 / month
2001 199 186 385 6 / month
2002 109 100 209 10 / month
2003 92 85 177 8 / month
2004 4 2 6 Rarely
2005 8 8 16 Rarely
2006 7 4 11 Rarely
2007 10 4 14 Rarely

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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