Yamaha R1 gets the new Yoshimura Alpha-T 3/4 race system

CHINO, CA – December 20, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Yoshimura knows the YamahaYZF-R1. With feed back from racers around the world including the Westby Yamalube team, we have built a masterpiece Alpha-T 3/4 race system that makes the new 998cc Yamaha R1 come alive! As soon as you install our new AlphaT 3/4 race system you will notice the one of a kind sound that the Yamaha crossplane engine and Yoshimuras Alpha T muffler make – pure music!

Peak horsepower is up almost 5HP and peak torque is improved by almost 5lbs. with the new Alpha T 3/4 system. Great weight savings are realized as well: Over 12 pounds less than stock with the Alpha-T 3/4 Ti system!

  • The lightest 3/4 system we build for the Yamaha R1
  • More aggressive sound profile
  • Made with our exclusive Works Finish

The all-new Alpha-T comes complete with a carbon fiber heat shield, and available in either stainless steel or titanium Works Finish. Proudly made in the USA!

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2016 Yamaha R1 Alpha-T 3QTR Race Series system in titanium

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2016 Yamaha R1 Alpha-T 3QTR Race Series system in titanium

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The beauty of the Alpha T muffler in Works Finish titanium

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2015-16 Yamaha R1 Race Alpha-T 3/4 system information

Stainless steel high resolution images are available here:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/9ka0jrzzndvw25f/AABhTomvhxfG3g-SiDNsKnQTa?dl=0

Titanium high resolution images are available here:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/lgw8di0go7j7y16/AAC3ShfaYyRAqGKRILC2aIcYa?dl=0

2015-16 Yamaha R1 Race Alpha-T 3QTR SS/SS/CF WF
Part #13141CP520
MSRP: $919.00
QUALIFIED MANUFACTURER DECLARED “MODIFIED PART”
FOR CLOSED COURSE COMPETITION ONLY;
NOT INTENDED FOR STREET USE.

2015-16 Yamaha R1 Race Alpha-T 3QTR TI/TI/CF WF
Part #13141NP720
MSRP: $1469.00
QUALIFIED MANUFACTURER DECLARED “MODIFIED PART”
FOR CLOSED COURSE COMPETITION ONLY;
NOT INTENDED FOR STREET USE.

Stock weight: 18.3 Lbs.
Alpha-T weight stainless steel: 8.0 Lbs
Alpha-T weight titanium: 5.7 Lbs.

New Yoshimura Works Finish takes on a unique coloring after it goes through a heat cycle on the motorcycle that looks much like those titanium works components our factory racers use.

  • Contemporary Satin/matte finish
  • Uniform heat coloration
  • Increased fatigue strength
  • Increased scratch and stain resistance

Race Series by Yoshimura-If you’re looking for that competitive edge, look no further than our Race Series. These exhaust systems are designed with nothing but power in mind. Each Race Series system is developed in accordance with noise compliance regulations imposed by most racing sanctioning bodies worldwide.

*FOR CLOSED COURSE COMPETITION ONLY; NOT INTENDED FOR STREET USE
**All applications are marked with appropriate EPA noise emissions labels
***Has Not been tested for EPA noise compliance

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 R&D of America

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