The bike is setup for track AND is street legal. Clean title.
2017 Yamaha R1 – 5,700 miles – Many upgrades ($10K worth)! Clean & Clear CO Title
FULL Hindle Exhaust System
Ohlins GP Rear Shock
Ohlins 30mm TTX Pressurized Front Fork Cartridges (the good ones - $2600!)
Ohlins Steering Damper
BrakeTech Billet Brake Caliper Pistons
Motoholders Aluminum Rear Subframe
Motoholders Aluminum Front Fairing Stay
Full Flashtune Package – Fully tuned with Autoblip & active tune
Brembo RCS19 front brake master cylinder
Woodcraft case covers (alternator & clutch)
Graves block-off plates
BrakeTech Floating Front Brake Rotors
Attack Billet Rearsets
520 Chain / Sprocket Conversion
Full Flashtune ABS Delete with Spiegler Stainless brake lines
New wheel bearings / steering head bearings last spring
Oil Changed every 1K miles with full synthetic
Bike is running race bodywork – OEM R7 LED front headlight and Smoked integrated rear Tail Light.
Fully street legal. Has been maintained by Imperial Sportbikes since new.
The 2017 YZF-R1® blurs the line between MotoGP and production superbike like never before.
Riding the 2017 Yamaha YZF R1 is like straddling a precision-engineered rocket—an experience that blurs the line between man and machine. As someone who has felt the exhilaration of commanding this superbike, I can confidently express that the R1 isn't just a motorcycle; it's a high-performance masterpiece designed to dominate both the track and the open road.
At first glance, the R1 commands attention with its aggressive yet aerodynamic design, a perfect blend of cutting-edge technology and race-inspired aesthetics. Swinging a leg over the saddle, there's an immediate connection to a machine meticulously crafted for speed and agility. Starting the engine, the roar of the 998cc crossplane inline-four engine resonates—a symphony that announces the impending thrill of a ride.
The R1 isn't just about speed; it's about pushing the limits of performance. The engine's explosive acceleration and precise throttle response make every twist of the wrist an adrenaline-fueled rush. Its advanced electronics suite, including multiple riding modes, traction control, and slide control, ensures that every ounce of power is harnessed with surgical precision, giving riders the confidence to unleash the full potential of this superbike.
The bike's exceptional handling and track-ready dynamics redefine the sportbike experience. Its responsive chassis, top-tier suspension, and state-of-the-art braking system transform every curve into a thrilling performance, urging riders to lean into the exhilaration.
The riding ergonomics strike the perfect balance between aggressive and comfortable, inviting riders to carve through corners with ease or conquer long stretches of highway without fatigue. The digital display, a high-tech cockpit, provides real-time insights into performance metrics, keeping riders in control while pushing the boundaries of speed.
Owning the 2017 Yamaha YZF R1 isn't just about having a superbike; it's about embracing a lifestyle—a commitment to precision, power, and the relentless pursuit of the ultimate riding experience. It's an invitation to riders who crave the visceral thrill that only a machine of this caliber can provide.