The FJR1300A boasts lots of features sure to grab
the attention of many riders. The aggressive styling,
including the headlight cowl and side fairing, are not
only great looking, they also help improve comfort
and aid in weather protection.
Riders can select D-mode (Drive-mode) for varying
mappings, giving the motorcycle exceptional
versatility. This works in conjunction with YCC-T®
(Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle), generating engine
character that can be sportier or more relaxed
depending on riding situations.
Traction control developed from MotoGP® technology
is standard on the FJR1300A. While engaged,
the system detects wheel spin and adjusts ignition
timing, fuel injection volume, and throttle opening to
help maintain traction. The system is designed to let
the operator ride on roads that have limited traction
with more confidence.
Another feature now standard on the FJR1300A is
cruise control. Riders can set cruising speed with
the push of a button on the left handlebar to provide
comfort and ease on extended road trips.
A three-part instrument panel provides riders with
all the information they need while enjoying the
road. Riders can easily customize the display to
show the information they want.
LED front turn signals/position lights give the
FJR1300A the modern, high-tech look sport touring
A pushbutton-adjustable windscreen and a thick
comfy seat for two are perfect for comfortable,
FJR1300A includes a two-position adjustable rider
seat, low for shorter riders or nearly 1-inch higher
for a more spacious feel for taller riders, plus
handlebars that can be adjusted to one of three
different positions. The result is a superb, custom-fit
Compact, lightweight 1298cc, DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled
inline four-cylinder engine delivers power and torque for an
unequaled spread of muscle over a wide rpm range.
Slant-block engine design uses stacked, tri-axis gearbox shafts
that help minimize powerplant size while optimizing chassis
geometry for balanced weight distribution and great handling.
Lightweight forged pistons with carburized connecting rods
provide superb strength and reduced reciprocating mass for
outstanding high rpm durability and performance.
FJR1300A features a traction control system for great riding
confidence even on roads with limited traction.
Advanced fuel injection system is ideal for long-distance supersport
touring, delivering crisp, seamless throttle response in a
variety of altitude/weather conditions.
The throttle body is redesigned, and the shape of the funnel and
the shape and length of the exhaust pipe have been changed to
use the YCC-T system.
The Yamaha D-Mode system offers riders a choice of T-Mode
or S-Mode. T-Mode provides good performance characteristics
needed for touring. The S-mode maximizes the performance
characteristics for a sportier ride.
Cruise control adjusts speed via a single push to the switch
or, for larger adjustments, by continuously pushing the switch.
Application of the brakes, clutch or throttle automatically releases
the cruise control function. There is also a “resume” function
that returns the cruise control to the most recent setting.
Four-into-one-into-two stainless-steel exhaust optimizes engine
performance across the powerband.
Sharp-looking bodywork and air-management system keep the
bike and rider cool; a central vent beneath the instrument panel
cools the rider and reduces negative pressure for less buffeting,
and fairing side panels with tool-less adjustability let the rider
The fork design incorporates an aluminum piston rod and plunger
and features a spring rate. Rear shock damping and spring rate
are revised for rider comfort, especially when riding with a passenger
and/or rear cargo for a sportier ride.
Long swingarm provides even better ride and handling characteristics,
and rear spring preload adjustment is a snap.
Standard equipment Unified Braking System w/ABS: The front
brake lever activates six of the eight front braking pistons; the
rear brake pedal activates two rear pistons and the other two
front pistons — provides balanced anti-lock braking in all conditions.
Ergonomically shaped, large-capacity, 6.6-gallon fuel tank offers
excellent comfort and range and is constructed of steel allowing
for the use of magnetic tank bags.
Dual catalyzers and an O2 sensor are located in the exhaust for
excellent fuel injection control range and low emissions.
The upper cowl and the under-cowl are designed for superior
wind protection. The under-cowl’s adjustable panel can be
adjusted without tools.
Heated grips come standard on the FJR1300A and offer riders
even more convenience.
Subframe-fitted quick-release luggage mounts provide easy use
of the standard accessory hard sidecases†, which are conveniently
matched to the ignition key.
Slim profile even with bags in place for excellent in-town maneuverability.
The windscreen adjusts over a wide range for improved wind
protection with little negative pressure and the adjustment speed
is now twice as fast, and the screen holds its position when the
key is turned off.
Sharp, “two-eyed” headlights with daytime LED running lights
add to visibility and modern styling, and feature easy-access
adjustment knobs so the rider can adjust the lights up or down.
Glove box contains a 12V outlet for phones, GPS units, electric
vests, etc. Standard tool kit located in convenient storage compartment
under passenger seat.