Yamaha Virago 750


Yamaha Virago 750

Infobox Motorcycle
name = Yamaha Virago 750


aka =
manufacturer = Yamaha
production = 1981 - 1998
predecessor = Yamaha XS750 Special
successor = Yamaha V-Star 650
parent_company =
class = Cruiser
platform =
engine = 748 cc air-cooled V-Twin
transmission =
suspension =
frame =
brakes = Front: 2, 4-piston calipers, 11.7-in. (298 mm) discs Rear: Double-action caliper, 11.1-in (282 mm) disc
rake =
trail =
wheelbase =
length = 2,285 mm (90.0 in)
width = 840 mm (33.1 in)
seat_height = 714 mm (28.1 in)
dry_weight = 225 kg (496 lb)
wet_weight =
power = 55 hp (40.1 kW) @ 7000 rpm
torque = 64.73 N·m (6.6 kgf·m, 35.4 ft·lbf) @ 6000 rpm

fuel_economy =
fuel_capacity = 4.0 US gallon
related = Honda X-4
similar = Honda Shadow
Kawasaki Vulcan
Suzuki Intruder 800
The Yamaha Virago 750 was the first V-twin engine produced by a Japanese company. Manufactured from 1981 to 1996, it was part of Yamaha's Virago line of cruisers. The maximum speed of the Virago 750 was approximately 180 km/h. It was Yamaha's first foray into the V-twin cruiser market.

See also

* Yamaha Virago
* Yamaha Virago 250
* Yamaha Virago 535
* Yamaha Virago 1100

External links

* [http://www.viragoclassic.com/ ViragoClassic] - ViragoClassic technical forums


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