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Specifications VTR1000F Firestorm (ED-type)

Engine Liquid-cooled 4-stroke 8-valve DOHC 90 V-twin
Bore x Stroke 98 x 66mm
Displacement  996cm
Compression Ratio 9.4 : 1
Carburettors 48mm slanted flat-slide CV-type x 2
Max. Power Output 110PS/9,000rpm (DIN) (81kW/9,000min -1)
Max. Torque 9.9kg-m/7,000rpm (DIN) (97Nm/7,000min -1)
Ignition Computer-controlled digital transistorised with electronic advance
Starter Electric
Transmission 6-speed
Final Drive  O-ring sealed chain
Dimensions (LxWxH) 2,050 x 710 x 1,155mm
Wheelbase 1,430mm
Seat Height 810mm
Ground Clearance 135mm
Fuel Capacity 16 litres (including 2.5-litre warning light reserve)
Wheels Front/Rear Hollow-section triple-spoke cast aluminium
Tyres Front 120/70 ZR17 (58W) (Radial)
Rear 180/55 ZR17 (73W) (Radial)
Suspension Front 41mm H.M.A.S. cartridge-type fork with adjustable spring pre-load and rebound damping, 109mm axle travel
Rear Pro-Link with pre-load and rebound damping-adjustable gas-charged H.M.A.S. damper, 124mm axle travel
Brakes Front 296 x 4.5mm dual hydraulic disc with 4-piston callipers and sintered metal pads
Rear 220 x 5mm hydraulic disc with single-piston calliper and sintered metal pads
Dry Weight 192kg