1981 Yamaha Virago Custom built XV920R




Date : August 4, 2022
Year : 1981
Model : XV920R
Location : Seattle, Washington, United States

1981 Yamaha XV920R (Chain Drive)

16k total miles
Custom XV920 made mostly by me. Starts great, runs great, sounds badass. Cafe racer level of comfort–have done multiple multi-hundred mile rides. Tons of low-end torque. Super fun to ride. Technically not a Virago but gave up on that debate. Electrics – Completely rewired using an M-unit Blue, custom battery box Battery – Antigravity Lithium Regulator/Rectifier – Rick’s Lithium specific version Acewell – Speedo Starter – new after market with new gear (4X7-15511-00-00) clip mod for better engagement and box o’rocks mitigation Carbs – Mikuni VM34 Headers – custom headers from 485 Muff – Cone Engineering  Seat – Custom from Larson Upholstery Forks – FZ8 with Cognito upper and stem Frame/Swing Arm – powder coated matte black Brakes – FZ8 calipers all around Wheels – FZ09 wheels, powder coated with a matte black/bronze Tires – Shinko 705 Eligible for a vintage plate (in WA)Other pics/vids on IG [email protected]