/Tag: R6

2 Clicks Out: R6 Suspension Setup

By |2019-01-15T03:05:50+00:00December 31st, 2018|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , |

In this video we're looking at the new generation, the 2017 & 2018 Yamaha R6 here. Dave tunes a couple of stock bikes, so there's good stock suspension setup info there, and then a couple with upgraded suspension. As usual, once you approach Trackday fast group and club racing speeds, the stock bits just can't [...]

AFM Round 7, Thunderhill Park October 20th and 21st, 2018

By |2019-01-15T07:09:25+00:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: All, Article, Free, Racing|Tags: , , , |

The last round of the year can have a lot of mixed emotions:- introspection, elation, anxiety, pride, confidence to list a few. For those in the hunt for a Championship you face the universal dilemma of  win it or bin it OR, get as many points as you can while keeping 5% in reserve. If you [...]

Is Your Chain Worn Out?

By |2019-01-16T00:54:28+00:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: All, Free, How-To, Video|Tags: , , , , |

Given a properly adjusted chain, Dave identifies the 3 symptoms of a worn out chain needing replacement. How quickly these signs manifest depends on the chain quality, your maintenance regimen, and of course, how hard you ride. Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. Want [...]

Test Ride: 2018 Yamaha R6

By |2019-01-16T01:07:20+00:00May 31st, 2018|Categories: All, Reviews, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , |

Yamaha Champions Riding School brought some official Yamaha demo bikes out for test rides and we were lucky enough to snag the opportunity. Our second bike was the 2018 R6, which Dave Moss tested as only he can. Premium Video Trailer.  [...]

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Stock R6 Shock Upgrade & Swap 2008-16

By |2019-01-16T04:39:50+00:00April 1st, 2018|Categories: All, Free, How-To, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

Used R6 shocks are cheap, and inexpensive to refurbish and upgrade (GP Suspension did this one). Dave races them over expensive aftermarket shocks. But the install on the 2008-16 R6 is more complex than other bikes. Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. [...]

2 Clicks Out: Racing a bone stock R6

By |2019-01-17T01:59:05+00:00April 1st, 2018|Categories: All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

Dave tunes a bone stock 2009 Yamaha R6 ('09 - '14 are all the same) for an amateur racer at the end of the 2015 season, and then again at a different track for the first round of 2016. While a fully adjustable shock and forks are better than non adjustable ones, stock components are [...]