Feature Article: 2012 Yamaha YZF-R1 | Upgrade In Detail
Yamaha has announced an updated and uprated YZF-R1 f or 2012. Featuring a range of MotoGP-inspired engine and chassis changes, the new R1 comes with a couple of key track-ready enhancements that will make it both faster and safer on the street.
High on the list of new features is a new seven-mode TCS (Traction Control System), developed from the test-bed of Yamaha’s YZR-M1 MotoGP racer.
The system constantly monitors sensors in both front and rear wheels. If wheel-spin is detect... continue reading