Yamaha Factory Racing launched their 2013 colours yesterday, at the Jerez de La Frontera Circuit in Spain. Reigning MotoGP World Champion Jorge Lorenzo and returning teammate Valentino Rossi were on hand to reveal their 2013 liveries
2013 Yamaha YZR-M1: Tech Specs
1000cc Liquid cooled inline four-cylinder with crossplane crankshaft.
Over 240 horsepower - 176KW.
Six-speed cassette-type gearbox with alternative gear ratios available.
Aluminium twin tube delta box with multi-adjustable steering geometry
Ohlins upside down front forks and Ohlins rear shock, all adjustable for pre-load and compression, rebound damping.
MFR Forged Magnesium 16.5 front, 16.5 rear.
Bridgestone, 16.5 inch front, 16.5 inch rear, available as slick and wet tyres.
Brembo, two 320mm carbon front discs, two four-piston calipers. Single stainless steel rear disc, twin-piston caliper.
160 kg. In accordance with FIM regulations.