• 2021 Yamaha YZF-R6 Race First Look Preview

    1 month ago - By Motorcyclist

    Although we're going to have to say goodbye to Yamaha's stalwart YZF- R6 at the end of 2020, the Tuning Fork brand is keeping the legendary supersport badge alive in 2021 in the form of the track-only 2021 Yamaha YZF-R6 Race. It's not clear whether the R6 Race will be available stateside, but European markets will be treated to a trackday weapon that can be further sweetened with a GYTR race kit.
    For 2021, Yamaha is taking the YZF-R6 off the streets and focusing its famed weapon on the track. Editor's Note: Find out what it's like to ride the outgoing YZF-R6 on the street in the 2019...
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    2021 Yamaha YZF-R6 Race First Look Preview Photo Gallery

    1 month ago - By Motorcyclist

    For 2021, Yamaha is taking the YZF-R6 off the streets and focusing its famed weapon on the track.
    Lights, signals, mirrors, and license plate frames are a moot point for the 2021 Yamaha R6 Race, which will no longer be sold in street guise.
    Slicks, USD fork, radial brakes, and no compromises. The R6 the way it was meant to be.
    Yamaha will sell the R6 Race in the European market as a trackday enthusiast's ultimate toy, or with a full GYTR race kit for those with MotoGP dreams.
    No undertail mess to worry about, with no need for a license plate.
    The GYTR kit adds a race ECU, wiring...
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