Is a Yamaha Virago 1100 a good starter bike?

Is a Yamaha Virago 1100 a good starter bike?

In general, the Virago’s are good candidates for a first bike, because they’re what a first bike should be: A competent, used, Japanese motorcycle that will take the inevitable beating a first bike gets (you are going to dump it), and will teach you riding.

How much does a Virago 1100 weight?

536 lb
**Yamaha Virago 1100: **Price – $7599-7799; displacement – 1063cc; wet weight – 536 lb; seat height – 28.1 in.; wheelbase – 60.0 in.; fuel capacity – 4.4 gal.; fuel mileage – 40.0 mpg; quarter-mile acceleration – 12.72 sec., 95.7 mph.

What years did Yamaha make the Virago 1100?

The Yamaha Virago XV1100 is a motorcycle manufactured by Yamaha Motor Corporation between 1986 and 1999. It was one of several in the Virago line and was positioned as a large-size cruiser with an engine displacement of 1,063 cc (64.9 cu in).

Is Yamaha Virago good?

Yamaha Virago is Great for Short Riders! The seat height is only 27 inches, which is a full 2 inches lower than the Kawasaki Ninja 250, a motorcycle already famous for its low seat height! I was very impressed by that. I always say, it can be a lot more fun riding a ‘slow’ bike fast, than a fast bike slow!

How much is a Yamaha Virago 1100 worth?


Suggested List Price Average Retail
Base Price $8,099 $1,205
Options (Change)
Total Price $8,099 $1,205
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How much horsepower does a 1100 Virago have?

Yamaha XV 1100 Virago

Make Model Yamaha XV 1100 Virago
Ignition Digital
Starting Electric
Max Power 61.7 hp / 45.4 kW @ 6000 rpm
Max Power Rear Tyre 57.9 hp @ 6000 rpm

How many gears does a Yamaha Virago have?

The Yamaha Virago XV 535 seat height is 700 mm (27.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. How many gears does a Yamaha Virago XV 535 have? The Yamaha Virago XV 535 have 5 gears.