Yamaha XS1100 Specs, Manuals, & Info

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If you’ve got a XS1100 that you’re working on, you’ve come to the right place.

Whether you’re doing a full rebuild or restoration motorcycle project or you just need to complete some routine maintenance, we’ve got all the information and links to what you need to do the job right.

On this page you’ll find:

  • Links to the motorcycle service manual for your XS1100.
  • Where you can find used XS1100s for sale to start a new motorcycle project or get a parts bike.
  • Specs, details, and information about the history of the XS1100.

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XS1100 Specs & Details

The XS1100, or the XS Eleven/XS11, is a standard superbike motorcycle produced by Yamaha between 1978 and 1981.

At the time of its release, it was the fastest production motorcycle.

Specs for the Yamaha XS1100 include:

  • Top Speed: 134 mph
  • Engine Displacement: 1,101cc
  • Cylinders/Engine Type: DOHC inline four
  • Compression Ratio: 9.2:1
  • Transmission: 5 speed
  • Wet Weight: 603 lbs

Find a XS1100 for Sale Near You

If you’re looking for a XS1100 of your own or need a donor parts bike for your current motorcycle project, you can use the MotorcycleZombies.com used bike search tool to find what you’re looking for.

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Once you’ve got the bike up and running, be sure to check back to our motorcycle registration and title guides if you need help getting plates (Especially if you’ve bought the XS1100 without a title).