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Yamaha XVS950A Midnight Star

Whether you are about to ride a cruiser motorcycle for the first time or you have been riding one for years, it is hard to stay cool against XVS950A Midnight Star. It may be due to the low, comfortable riding position or the fabulous exhaust sound given by 942 cc, V-twin engine with uneven ignition timing. Or it may be due to the lightweight, easy handling and classic cruiser look. Whatever it is, it has all been enhanced by a ling and low chassis and advanced technical solutions. All in all, this is a bike that invites you to the open road. Discover the purring torque, chromed style, and the state of the art biking technology of the 21st century – the best combination of the high tech engineering and cool cruiser lifestyle.

Climb aboard, twist the grip and start exploring with a fantastic Yamaha XVS950A Midnight Star. After all, this is what the motorcycle has been made for.



  • Overall length: 2,435 mm
  • Overall width: 1,000 mm
  • Overall height: 1,080 mm
  • Seat height: 675 mm
  • Wheel base: 1,685 mm
  • Minimum ground clearance: 145 mm
  • Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank): 278 kg
  • Fuel tank capacity: 17 litres
  • Oil tank capacity: 4 litres


  • High-torque, 942 cc, V-twin, 4-valve, air-cooled engine
  • Easy to handle, long and low chassis
  • Original „cruiser“ style
  • Large diameter front wheel for lightweight handling
  • Steel fenders
  • Safe and long-living transmission belt


  • Type: 4-stroke, V-twin, 4-valve, SOHC
  • Displacement: 942 cc
  • Bore x stroke: 85.0 mm x 83.0 mm
  • Compression ratio: 9.0 : 1
  • Maximum power: 39.4 kW (54.0PS) @ 6,000 rpm
  • Maximum torque: 76.8 Nm (7.84 kg-m) @ 3,000 rpm
  • Lubrication system: Wet sump
  • Clutch Type: Wet, Multiple Disc
  • Ignition system: TCI
  • Transmission system: Constant Mesh, 5-speed
  • Final transmission: Belt
  • Carburettor: EFI


  • Frame: Steel Double Cradle
  • Front suspension system: Telescopic forks, Ø 41 mm
  • Front travel: 135 mm
  • Caster Angle: 32º
  • Trail: 145 mm
  • Rear suspension system: Swingarm
  • Rear Travel 110 mm
  • Front brake: Hydraulic single disc, Ø 320 mm
  • Rear brake: Single Disc, Ø 298 mm
  • Front tyre: 130/70-18M/C 63H
  • Rear tyre: 170/70B16/C 75H
  • Recommended engine oil: Yamalube
  • Cooling system: Air-cooled