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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 09-10-2007, 08:36 AM Thread Starter
 
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08's are here at noon!!

Yamaha is releasing it's full 2008 sportbike line up at noon today on its website.

http://www.yamaha-motor.com/sport/pr...home/home.aspx
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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 09-10-2007, 08:45 AM
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post #3 of 12 (permalink) Old 09-10-2007, 11:20 AM Thread Starter
 
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At first glance the r6 looks like last years model, but underneath lies a whole new chassis.

http://www.yamaha-motor.com/sport/pr...0/0/video.aspx
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post #4 of 12 (permalink) Old 10-29-2007, 11:58 PM
 
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Any HP gains?
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i think i read on a blog the 08 r6 has 13.1 compression, needs premium fuel and makes 135hp ??
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i think i read on a blog the 08 r6 has 13.1 compression, needs premium fuel and makes 135hp ??
highly doubtful
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i think i read on a blog the 08 r6 has 13.1 compression, needs premium fuel and makes 135hp ??
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Whats the difference between the r6 and r6-s? the s is just last years model again?

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Whats the difference between the r6 and r6-s? the s is just last years model again?
No the s is still equivalent to an 04 I believe.
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This is sweeet...Limited edition Haga replica R1

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This is sweeet...Limited edition Haga replica R1

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highly doubtful
Not at the crank.
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