Yamaha Virago - Specifications

XV-700

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Description
Specification
Catagory Cruiser
Engine Type Air-Cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, V-Twin
Displacement 42.64 cu. in. (699 cc)
Compression Ratio 9.0:1
Ignition Transistor Controlled Ignition (TCI)
Carburetion 2 Mikuni carburetors
Fuel Type Gasoline - Regular unleaded
Air Filter Dry type element
Bore x Stroke 3.16 x 2.72 in. (80.2 x 69.2 mm)
No of Cylinders 2
Valves Per Cylinder 2
Stroke 4
Engine Type V2 (V-Twin)
Horsepower 51.4 bhp
Torque 42.2 ft lb
Spark Plugs 84 - 87 - BP7ES
Cooling System Air
Fuel Capacity

(1984 - 1985) 3.3 gal. (12.5 L)
Reserve - 0.6 gal. (2.5 L)
(1986 - 1987) 3.9 gal. (14.7 L)
Reserve - 0.6 gal. (2.5 L)

Oil capacity 13.4 oz (389 cc)
Starting System Electric starter only
Battery 12 volt /16 amp hour
Charging System AC Alternator / Stator -
Transmission 5 Speed, constant mesh
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Drive Type Shaft drive (cardan)
Frame Type Dual Shock
Chaisis Dimensions  
Overall Length
88.0 in. (2,235 mm)
Overall Width 
33.1 in. (840 mm)
Overall Height
46.1 in. (1,170 mm)
Seat Height
28.1 in. (714 mm)
Wheelbase
60.0 in. (1,525 mm)
Ground Clearance
5.7 in. (145 mm)
Handlebar Width  
Basic Weight  
(1984 - 1985) - 496 lb. (225 kg)
(1986 - 1987) - 505 lb. (229 kg)
Steering Head Angle 32°
Trail 5.1 in (129 mm)
Front Susupension Telescope fork
Travel 5.9 in (150 mm)
Front Tire Size 100/90-19 57H
Rear Tire Size 140/90-15 70H
Brakes - Front Dual Caliper
Brakes - Rear Drum
Fuel Mileage 49.5 mpg
Top Speed 100.6 mph