Yamaha Virago - Specifications

XV-750

Pic_1  Monoshock
Pic_2  Dualshock
Pic_3 Midnight Special

Description
Specification
Catagory Cruiser
Engine Type Air-Cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, V-Twin
Displacement 45.64 cu in (748 cc)
Compression Ratio 8.7:1
Ignition Transistor Controlled Ignition (TCI)
Carburetion 2 (40mm) Hitachi carburetors
Fuel Type Gasoline - Regular unleaded
Air Filter Dry type element
Bore x Stroke 3.27 x 2.72 in (83 x 69.2 mm)
No of Cylinders 2
Valves Per Cylinder 2
Stroke 4
Engine Type V2 (V-Twin)
Horsepower 54.00 HP (39.4 kW)) @ 7000 RPM
Torque 58.00 Nm (5.9 kgf-m or 42.8 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM
Spark Plugs 81 - 83 & 88 - 95 - BP7ES
Cooling System Air
Fuel Capacity

3.2 gal (12 L)
Reserve - 0.7 gal (2.6 L)

Oil capacity (1981 -1983) 9.4 oz (278 cc)
(1988 - on) 13.4 oz (396 cc)
Starting System Electric starter only
Battery 12 volt /12 amp hour
Charging System AC Alternator / Stator -
Transmission 5 Speed, constant mesh
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Drive Type Shaft drive (cardan)
Frame Type (1981-1983) Monoshock
(1988 - on) Dualshock
Chaisis Dimensions  
Overall Length
(1981-1983) 87.8 in (2,230 mm)
(1988 - on) 90.0 in (2,285 mm)
Overall Width 
(1981-1983) 33.7 in (850 mm)
(1988 - on) 33.1 in (840 mm)
Overall Height
(1981-1983) 46.7 in (1,160 mm)
(1988 - on) 46.9 in (1,190 mm)
Seat Height
28.1 in (715 mm)
Wheelbase
(1981-1983) 60.0 in (1,525 mm)
(1988 - on) 60.0 in (1,525 mm)
Ground Clearance
(1981-1983) 5.7 in (145 mm)
(1988 - on) 5.7 in (145 mm)
Handlebar Width  
Basic Weight  
521 lb (wet)
Steering Head Angle 29°, 30 minutes
Trail 5.4 in (133 mm)
Front Susupension Telescopic fork
Travel 5.9 in (150 mm)
Front Tire Size 3.50H-19-4PR
Rear Tire Size 130/90-16 67H
Brakes - Front 1981 - 1983 - Single Disk
1984 - on Dual Disk
Brakes - Rear Drum
Fuel Mileage 45.2 mpg
Top Speed 175.0 km/h (108.7 mph)