Yamaha YZF-R6 gets new Yoshimura Alpha T Slip-on

CHINO, CA – October 29, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – In the world of 600cc sportbikes the dominance the R6 has had in the last 10 years is undeniable. Adding to its legacy is the new Yoshimura Alpha-T slip-on. The new GP shape and sound of the Alpha-T is perfect for the R6. Of course adding performance is what we do here at Yoshimura and we have been able to add some juice to the R6 even with just a slip on! 3.5% peak horsepower and 2.3% increase in torque on the dyno chart while adding the distinctive sound of the GP inspired Alpha-T is the choice for the next generation of R6 riders.

The all-new Alpha-T comes complete with a carbon fiber heat shield, and is available in either stainless or titanium. Made in the USA!


2016 Yamaha YFZ-R6 and the all-new Alpha-T titanium slip-on


The all-new Alpha-T titanium slip-on comes complete with a carbon fiber heat shield


2016 Yamaha YFZ-R6 and the all-new Alpha-T stainless slip-on


2006-16 Yamaha YZF-R6 Street Alpha T slip-on information

2006-16 Yamaha YZF-R6 Street Alpha T SO SS/SS/CF WF
Part #13630BP520
MSRP: $449.00

2006-16 BMW S1000RR Street Alpha T SO TI/TI/CF WF
Part #13630MP720
MSRP: $649.00

Stock weight: 4.2 Lbs.
Alpha T weight stainless:4.1 Lbs  
Alpha T weight titanium:3.3 Lbs.  

Street Series by Yoshimura – All Street Series systems are Slip-on/Bolt-on applications do not require tampering with the vehicle’s emissions control system, yet still deliver that special spirit the world has come to expect from the legendary company known as Yoshimura. Street Series applications cover all of the iconic profiles that Yoshimura has become famous for. From the legendary R-77 mufflers, our R-55 angular masterpieces, and now the new Alpha T profile. Our Street Series exhaust offer street-legal options for almost everything on two wheels.

About Yoshimura R&D of America

Yoshimura is “The Leader in Performance” and has been for 60 years. With unmatched skills, knowledge and passion for racing, Yoshimura is on the forefront of the aftermarket. Yoshimura exhaust systems are race bred and feature the same legendary performance, fit, and quality that has been our trademark for six decades. To learn more about Yoshimura and view their wide variety of performance products, visit www.yoshimura-rd.com.

Source: Yoshimura Research and Development of America