Yamaha XVS 400 DragStar

The current DragStar has enjoyed consistently strong popularity since its release in 1996 due to its unique “Long & Low” styling, its impressive presence that makes you look good even when riding slow and the appeal of customizing potential.


Model: Yamaha XVS 400 DragStar 2001
Category: Cruiser


Engine and transmission
Displacement: 400.00 ccm (24.41 cubic inches)
Engine type: V2
Stroke: 4
Power: 32.18 HP (23.5 kW)) @ 7500 RPM
Torque: 32.00 Nm (3.3 kgf-m or 23.6 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM
Compression: 9.7:1
Bore x stroke: 68.0 x 55.0 mm (2.7 x 2.2 inches)
Fuel system: Carburettor. BDS28×2
Fuel control: SOHC
Ignition: T.C.I. Formula
Cooling system: Air

Speed and acceleration
Power/weight ratio: 0.1430 HP/kg

Dry weight: 225.0 kg (496.0 pounds)
Seat height: 660 mm (26.0 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall height: 1,095 mm (43.1 inches)
Overall length: 2,340 mm (92.1 inches)
Overall width: 895 mm (35.2 inches)
Ground clearance: 145 mm (5.7 inches)
Wheelbase: 1,610 mm (63.4 inches)

Frame type: Double cradle
Front suspension: Telescopic forks
Front suspension travel: 140 mm (5.5 inches)
Rear suspension: Swingarm Monocross
Rear suspension travel: 113 mm (4.4 inches)

Front tyre dimensions: 110/90-18
Rear tyre dimensions: 170/80-15

Front brakes: Double disc
Front brakes diameter: 298 mm (11.7 inches)
Rear brakes: Single disc
Rear brakes diameter: 282 mm (11.1 inches)

Fuel capacity: 15.00 litres (3.96 gallons)

Country of origin


Harley-Davidson SoftTail Night Train


3 thoughts on “Yamaha XVS 400 DragStar”

  1. My name is Rogerio i`m from Brasil.
    I`m looking for a exhaust for a Drag Star same as the picture in this blog.
    Could you tell me who did it?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s