2013 Yamaha V Star Custom

$3,995.00 - Stock Number: 8803

Little Rock, AR

Custom Style.

The V Star Custom comes with a very manageable seat height, light handling, a 650 V-Twin engine and chrome in all the right places. Looking to get started living the cruiser lifestyle, then hop aboard a V Star.


Bore x Stroke 81 x 63mm
Compression Ratio 9.0:1
Engine 40-cubic-inch (649cc) air-cooled 70° V-twin; SOHC, 2 valves/cylinder
Fuel Capacity 4.2 gal
Fuel Delivery (2) 28mm Mikuni® CV carburetors
Fuel Economy 49 mpg
Brake Front Hydraulic disc, 298mm
Brake Rear 200mm drum
Suspension Front 41mm telescopic fork; 5.5" travel
Suspension Rear Single shock; adjustable preload, 3.4-in travel
Tires Front 100/90-19
Tires Rear 170/80-15
Wheels Spoke
Ground Clearance 5.5 in
Height 42.3 in
Length 92.1 in
Seat Height 27.4 in
Wet Weight 514 lb / California model: 518 lb
Wheelbase 63.4 in
Width 34.6 in
Final Drive Shaft
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
General Information
Frame Steel; hidden shock



  • Additional Features: Beautiful, tank-mounted speedometer is designed with a large face for easy reading of tripmeter/odometer displays and turn signal, neutral, high beam, and engine diagnostic indicator lights.
  • Additional Features: Chrome, bullet-style 60/55-watt halogen headlight adds a nice, stylish touch and maximizes nighttime visibility.
  • Additional Features: Industry-leading Star family fit and finish features rich, lustrous paint and extensive chrome accents that create a stunningly timeless machine.
  • Additional Features: Large, 4.2-gallon teardrop fuel tank features class-leading fuel capacity for extra-long-distance cruising range.
  • Additional Features: Locking compartment under side cover. Secure storage for small items.
  • Additional Features: Maintenance-free 12V 10AH battery ensures reliable, no-fuss starting.
  • Additional Features: Under seat helmet holder increases convenience for the rider.
  • Chassis/Suspension: 41mm aluminum telescopic front fork with 5.5 inches of travel and tube protectors ensures a smooth ride with stylishly sporty durability.
  • Chassis/Suspension: Extra long, 63.4-inch wheelbase adds to rider comfort, handling, and creates a long and low retro look.
  • Chassis/Suspension: Large, low-profile seat provides exceptional rider comfort while low, 27.4-inch seat height allows rider to put feet down for extra confidence at stoplights.
  • Chassis/Suspension: Link-type, preload-adjustable single rear shock with 3.4 inches of travel provides excellent handling and plusher ride quality.
  • Chassis/Suspension: Narrow front tire on wire-spoked wheel completes the Custom’s design and delivers quick steering for sporty handling.
  • Chassis/Suspension: Rear shock is tucked out of sight under sporty bobtail fender for that classic, hardtail look.
  • Chassis/Suspension: Single front disc and rear drum brakes deliver strong, confidence-inspiring stopping power.
  • Chassis/Suspension: Stout, large-diameter steel frame is designed to provide low seat height with ample rider legroom.
  • Chassis/Suspension: The bobbed fender evoke’s a look that’s both sporty and stylish.
  • Engine: Beautifully chromed and polished 40-cubic-inch (649cc) air-cooled, SOHC 70-degree V-twin cranks out torquey low and mid-range power with minimal engine rpm—maximum torque is reached at only 3000 rpm—for powerful, smooth cruising performance.
  • Engine: Ceramic-composite, cylinder-bore plating ensures superior heat dissipation. Offers better cooling and longer engine life.
  • Engine: Dual, heated Mikuni® 28mm carburetors with a throttle position sensor (TPS) features a progressive pulley, electronic fuel pump and handy side-mounted air filter. Provides a consistent fuel flow, great throttle response and optimum power throughout the rev-range.
  • Engine: Efficient and quiet shaft drive requires almost no maintenance.
  • Engine: Efficient and quiet shaft drive. Requires almost no maintenance.
  • Engine: Forged, lightweight pistons. Greater durability and reduced vibration and reciprocating mass.
  • Engine: Thick, cylnder cooling fins. Enhances the stylish look while increasing efficiency.
  • Engine: Two-into-two chrome exhaust pipes create sleek styling and deliver maximum low- and mid-range engine output.
  • Engine: Wide-ratio five-speed transmission ensures extremely usable, cruiser-friendly power delivery to the asphalt.
  • Key Features: 27.4-inch seat height lets riders get both feet on the pavement.
  • Key Features: Classic rigid-look rear end serves up 3.4 inches of rear wheel travel damped by a hidden preload-adjustable shock, offering up a great ride.
  • Key Features: Dual exhausts, steel fenders, custom-looking clear turn signals, lots of chrome—the V Star Custom represents tremendous cruiser bang for the buck.
  • Key Features: Estimated 48.9 mpg* means over 200 miles of riding before fill-ups.
  • Key Features: The V Star Custom is the lightest of the full-size Stars, which means great handling and performance are along for the ride, too.

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