From the advanced MotoGP inspired electronics package and crossplane crankshaft engine layout as the factor M1, to its carbon fiber components and Ohlins electronic syspesion, the line between Supersport bike and factory MotoGP M1 have never been more blurred. Based on the all new R1 the incredible R1M is the pinnacle of Yamaha's pure racing technology. It provides a riding experience like nothing before it. Power delivery is very linear and controllable with our comprehensive YRC electronic controls. Add in premium features including an Ohlins Electronic Racing Suspension, lightweight carbon fiber bodywork and our new Communication Control Unit that is both a data logger and data setting tool, you have a machine that is destined to improve racing skills and results.
Yamaha YZF-R1M race motorcycle is a special version of the all new R1, and comes with even higher factory specification - enabling every racer and track rider to discover their true potential. 6-axis Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) offers controlability over traction, slides, front wheel lift, braking and launches. Its Communication Control Unit with GPS allows to look at lap times and other running data on an Android-based tablet - and R1M?s Electronic Racing Suspension (ERS) delivers ultimate handling. With its 200PS crossplane engine, short wheelbase chassis, 3D control electronics and exclusive carbon bodywork, YZF R1M brings M1-derived factory-bike technology to private owners.
New Yamaha YZF R1M has new LED headlights and high intensity LED position lights create a "face" never seen before on a motorcycle and provide a very stylish and unique look to the new R1. Fully digital instrument panel with TFT liquid crystal display. The instrument panel offers a striking rider-machine "interface." Displays have been concentrated into a single 4.2-inch screen that adopts a fully transmissive Thin Film Transistor (TFT) liquid crystal display that reduces reflections and glare. White or black backgrounds can be selected and it features auto brightness adjustment based on available ambient light. Yamaha YZF R1M has super light, trick carbon fiber body work including front fender and fairing. The wind tunnel designed windshield offers excellent aerodynamics and features a "screw less" design for a cleaner, more trick appearance. Air resistance has been reduced by 8% compared to the '14 model. Yamaha YZF R1M competes Honda CBR 1000RR, Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R, BMW S1000RR and Aprilia RSV4 Factory.