Yamaha’s Star division has built its name on good quality bikes that openly mimic American legends. The 2014 Star Bolt could be a close cousin of the Harley-Davidson Iron 883, and in some ways is a superior bike, with more power, a lower price tag, and other more subtle points of difference.
Specifications & Features:
MSRP (new): $7990.00 (standard); $8290.00 (R-Spec)
Engine Type: 60° air-cooled v-twin
Displacement: bore x stroke, displacement: 942 cc; 85.0 x 83.0mm
Valve train: SOHC, 4 valves per cylinder
Compression ratio: 9.0:1
Fuel delivery: EFI
Transmission: 5-speed, multiplate wet clutch
Final drive: Belt
Frame: Steel, double cradle
Front suspension: 41mm telescopic fork, 4.7 in. travel
Rear suspension: Dual shocks; 2.8 in. travel (remote reservoir for R-Spec)
Front brake: 298mm wave-type disc, 2-piston caliper
Rear brake: 298mm wave-type disc, single piston caliper
Front tire: 100/90-19M/C 57H tube type
Rear tire: 150/80-16M/C 71H tube type
Wheels: 12-spoke cast
Overall length: 90.2 in.
Wheelbase: 61.8 in.
Rake/trail: 29° / 5.1 in.
Wet weight: 540 lbs.
Seat height: 27.2 in.
Fuel capacity: 3.2 gal.
Based on analysis and information from private sources and dealers across the internet, the average retail price of a 2014 Star Bolt is
Last updated September 8, 2016
For a good look at the 2014 Star Bolt both at rest and in action, check out this video from Motorcycle USA: