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VMX17 VMAX 2018

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VMX17 VMAX 2018


Engine type

Engine type 4-cylinder, 4-stroke, 65° V-four, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 16-valves


1679 cm³

Bore x stroke

90.0 mm x 66.0 mm

Compression ratio

11.3 : 1

Lubrication system

Wet sump

Clutch type

Wet, Multiple slipper clutch

Ignition system


Starter system


Transmission system

Constant Mesh, 5-speed

Final transmission


Fuel consumption
8.6 l/100km




Front travel

120 mm

Front suspension system

Telescopic forks Ø52mm w/oxidized titanium coating. Fully adjustable preload, compression and rebound

Rear suspension system

Single shock w/remote reservoir and remote adjustable for preload, compression and rebound

Rear travel

110 mm

Front brake

Dual Ø320mm wave-type discs; radial mount 6-piston calipers, Brembo® radial pump master cylinder

Rear brake

Single Ø298mm wave-type disc, single-piston caliper and Brembo® master cylinder

Front tyre

120/70-R18 (Tubeless)

Rear tyre
200/50-R18 (Tubeless)


Overall length

2,395 mm

Overall width

820 mm

Overall height

1,190 mm

Seat height

775 mm

Wheel base

1,700 mm

Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank)

310 kg

Fuel tank capacity
15 L