2008 Yamaha Royal Star Venture S

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2008 Yamaha RoyalStar Venture S

Model Overview:

2008 RoyalStar Venture S

Bodystyle Touring
Warranty 60 months
Manufacturer Country Japan
Introduction Year N/A
Displacement (cc) 1294
Engine Type V4
Nextstep Bg

2008 Yamaha Royal Star Venture S

Intro

The 2008 Yamaha Royal Star lineup of cruiser motorbikes are available in four different trims, consisting of the Royal Star Tour Deluxe, Royal Star Tour Deluxe S, Royal Star Venture and the Royal Star Venture S. The engine for the 2008 Royal Star lineup is liquid-cooled, has four valves per cylinder and produces around 97 horsepower at 6,000 RPM and 89 pound-feet of torque at 4750 RPM. The 2008 Royal Star Tour Deluxe models cost around $14,500, and the Royal Star Venture sells for around $17,400.

Both of the 2008 Royal Star Tour Deluxe cruisers are around 8.2 feet long, 39.8 inches wide, about 60 inches high and have approximately 5.9 inches of ground clearance. The two 2008 Royal Star Venture cruisers are approximately 8.7 feet long, 35.4 inches wide and 61.6 inches tall. These cruisers have 6.1 inches of ground clearance and a turning radius of 11.5 feet. The Payload capacity for the 2008 Venture cruisers is around 419 pounds.

All of the 2008 Yamaha Royal Star cruisers are designed to accommodate two riders. The 2008 Tour Deluxe cruisers feature a detachable passenger seat and a detachable passenger seat back rest as well. These cruisers have grab rails and floorboards for both riders. The 2008 Venture cruisers have amenities like four speakers, a CB Radio, an intercom and cassette player as well.

New For 2008
  • The four models in the Royal Star lineup were all carryover for 2008.

2008 Yamaha Royal Star Specs

  • 2008 Yamaha Royal Star Tour Deluxe, Royal Star Tour Deluxe S, Royal Star Venture, Royal Star Venture S
  • Engine Type: 1294 cc four-stroke four-cylinder V4
  • Bore and Stroke: 3.11 x 2.6 inches
  • Compression ratio: 10:1
  • Valve Train: DOHC
  • Induction: Carburetor
  • Ignition: Electric
  • Transmission: five-speed manual
  • Final Drive: Shaft
  • Fuel Capacity: 5.3 gallons, 6 gallons and 1 gallon reserve
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: N/A
  • Brakes (Front): Dual Hydraulic Disc
  • Brakes (Rear): Hydraulic Disc
  • Suspension (Front): Telescopic Fork
  • Suspension (Rear): Twin Sided Swing Arm
  • Wheelbase: 67.5 inches, 67.1 inches
  • Rake: N/A
  • Trail: N/A
  • Seat Height: 29.1 inches, 29.5 inches
  • Curb Weight: 787 pounds (dry), 869 pounds
  • Tires (Front): 150/80 HR16
  • Tires (Rear): 150/90 HR15

Key Competitors For The 2008 Yamaha Royal Star

  • 2008 Moto Guzzi California Vintage
  • 2008 Honda VTX 1800 Tourer Spec 2
  • 2008 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide
  • 2008 Victory Vision Street
  • 2008 Triumph Rocket III Touring

Accessories

  • The 2008 Yamaha Royal Star lineup is available in Galaxy Blue/Raven
  • Ball Milled Billet Air Cleaner Cover, Front Brake Caliper Accents, Passenger Floorboard Backing Plates and Saddlebag Hinge Accents
  • Billet Floorboard Covers, Right and Left Mirror Various Styles, Lower Deflectors, Oil Filler Cap and Passenger Floorboards
  • Chrome Battery Side Covers, Front Fender Tip, Master Cylinder Cover, Rear Fender Tip, Rear Of Front Fender Tip and Saddlebag Filler Panel
  • Comfort Cruise Plain Passenger Backrest Pad, Studded Passenger Backrest Pad and Tour Pillion Pad
  • Custom Tri-Bar Halogen Headlight and Passing Lamps
  • Expandable Custom Cover and Tank Bag
  • Halogen Passing Lamps and Headlight Visor
  • Passing Lamp Mounts and Light Visors
  • Plain Leather Tail Bag, Tank Bra With Pocket and Tool Bag
  • Saddlebag Lid Trim Rails, Liners and Trim Rails
  • Smooth Billet Air Cleaner Cover, Front Brake Caliper Accents, Lower Deflectors, Passenger Floorboard Backing Plates and Saddlebag Hinge Accents
  • Solid Billet Left and Right Mirror Various Styles
  • Studded Classic Tour Trunks and Custom Cruise Tour Pillion Pad

Available Royal Star Sub Models

2008 Yamaha Royal Star Tour Deluxe Buyer's Guide 2008 Yamaha Royal Star Tour Deluxe
Bodystyle:
Touring
HP/Torque:
97 / 89
2008 Yamaha Royal Star Venture Buyer's Guide 2008 Yamaha Royal Star Venture
Bodystyle:
Touring
HP/Torque:
97 / 89
2008 Yamaha Royal Star Tour Deluxe S Buyer's Guide 2008 Yamaha Royal Star Tour Deluxe S
Bodystyle:
Touring
HP/Torque:
97 / 89
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