How fast is a Yamaha RD350?

Yamaha RD350

Manufacturer Yamaha Corporation
Compression ratio 6.6 : 1
Top speed 105 mph (169 km/h)
Power 39 bhp (29 kW) @ 7,500 rpm
Ignition type dual coils, breaker points

What is a Yamaha RD350 worth?

1973 Yamaha RD350 Traditional Sale Price: $2,500* *includes buyer’s premium.

How many gears does RD 350 have?


Displacement 347 cc
Number of Gears 6
Seat Height 800 mm
Ground Clearance 155 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 155 kg

Why was the Yamaha 90s banned?

There are many who believe that RD350 was banned in India due to its extreme speed but the truth is that the bike did not become as popular in India due to the dismal fuel efficiency and of course, the high-performance engine and its price. The poor sales of the bike killed it in the Indian market, not its performance.

Will RX100 be banned?

But, as per an image being circulated, all motorcycles and scooters, including the likes of Yamaha RX100 / RX135 / RX-Z, Kinetic Honda, Kinetic Bajaj Enduro, Bajaj Chetak, Suzuki Shogun / Shaolin, Suzuki Max 100R, Yezdi Roadking 250 / 350, etc will be banned from 1st April 2019.

Is Yamaha RD350 still in production?

The greatness of the Yamaha RD350 was too much for the normal Indian to handle. Finally, in 1990, production of the Yamaha RD350 was stopped.

What kind of engine does a Yamaha RD 350 have?

Model Yamaha RD 350 Year 1974 Engine Two stroke, parallel twin cylinder, reed Capacity 347 cc / 21.1 cu-in Bore x Stroke 64 х 54 mm

What was the front wheel disc brake on a Yamaha RD 350?

Front wheel disc brake was standard as well. By 1974, the RD 350 had already earned a spot in the hearts and minds of sport-bike riders who really appreciated its nimble handling and responsive two-stroke engine. It was nicknamed in some circles, “The Giant Killer” for its overall performance against much larger machines.

Is the Yamaha RD350B sold in India?

A licensed version of the RD350B was assembled in India between 1983–1990 by Escorts group under the brand name Rajdoot 350. It did not repeat the success of the RD350B in the Indian market, which some attribute to a high purchase price and poor fuel efficiency. However, it established Rajdoot/Yamaha as a performance bike manufacturer in India.

What kind of tire does a Yamaha RD350LC use?

A ribbed-pattern front (3.00-S18) gives extremely sensitive steering response with almost neutral feel through the handlebars. Dunlop’s designation for this tire is F7. The rear tire has a universal pattern, is designated K95, and the size is listed as 3.50-S18.