2016 Yamaha YZF-R3

2016 Yamaha YZF-R3 Specifications

  • Updated: 2023-03-20

General information

ModelYamaha YZF-R3
Price as newUS$ 4990. Euro 5495. MSRP depends on country, taxes, accessories, etc.

Engine and transmission

Displacement321.0 ccm (19.59 cubic inches)
Engine typeTwin, four-stroke
Engine detailsAll-aluminum DiASil cylinder
Power42.0 HP (30.7 kW) @ 10750 RPM
Torque29.6 Nm (3.0 kgf-m or 21.8 ft.lbs) @ 9000 RPM
Bore x stroke68.0 x 44.1 mm (2.7 x 1.7 inches)
Valves per cylinder4
Fuel systemInjection. Fuel Injection with YCC-T and YCC-I
Fuel controlDouble Overhead Cams/Twin Cam (DOHC)
IgnitionTCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Cooling systemLiquid
Transmission typeChain (final drive)
DrivelineConstant mesh
Fuel consumption4.20 litres/100 km (23.8 km/l or 56.00 mpg)
Greenhouse gases97.4 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame typeSteel frame and swingarm
Rake (fork angle)25.0°
Trail94 mm (3.7 inches)
Front suspension41mm KYB telescopic fork
Front wheel travel130 mm (5.1 inches)
Rear suspensionKYB single shock
Rear wheel travel124 mm (4.9 inches)
Front tire110/70-M17
Rear tire140/70-M17
Front brakesSingle disc
Diameter298 mm (11.7 inches)
Rear brakesSingle disc
Diameter220 mm (8.7 inches)
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc166.9 kg (368.0 pounds)
Seat height780 mm (30.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall height1135 mm (44.7 inches)
Overall length2090 mm (82.3 inches)
Overall width719 mm (28.3 inches)
Wheelbase1379 mm (54.3 inches)
Fuel capacity14.00 litres (3.70 US gallons)
Oil capacity2.60 litres (2.75 US quarts)
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