2007 Yamaha TT-R230

New 2007 Yamaha Dirt Bikes

Sep. 01, 2006 By ORC STAFF
New Features and Refinements
2007 Yamaha TT-R230
  Key Features:
  • YZ-inspired handling and looks, and a stout 223cc air-cooled, SOHC four-stroke producing predictable, broadband power make the TT-R230 a great choice for beginner and intermediate riders.
  • Competition style flat seat/tank junction for great rider mobility.
  • Electric start makes getting started a complete pushbutton exercise.
  • A low seat height on top of a long-travel suspension and 12 inches of ground clearance mean this is a serious trailbike that’s also accessible to a wide range of riders.
  • Steel, diamond-type frame means great handling and strength.
  • Super-reliable, electric-start 223cc air-cooled SOHC four-stroke puts out smooth, widespread of power perfectly suited for all kinds of trails and riders.
  • Smooth-shifting, six-speed transmission with heavy-duty clutch geared for maximum versatility and usable power delivery.
  • CDI magneto ignition system is ultra reliable and nearly maintenance-free.
  • YZ-type air filter for easy maintenance and maximum airflow.
  • Lightweight exhaust with muffler and quiet, USFS-approved spark arrestor.
  • Automatic cam chain tensioner means minimal maintenance and longer engine life.



  • Steel frame design with compact wheelbase and low seat height combines accessibility to new or smaller riders with superb maneuverability and super-responsive handling.
  • Linkage-mounted rear shock serves up 8.7 inches of smooth, progressive rear wheel travel for great bump absorption and handling.
  • 36mm front fork with 9.4 inches of wheel travel provides plush, confidence-inspiring control over rough terrain.
  • 12 inches of ground clearance should be enough to deal with almost any trail.
  • Aluminum box-section swingarm features snail-type chain adjusters for quick and easy chain adjustments.
  • Front 220mm disc and 130mm rear drum brakes for powerful, confident stops.
  • Full-size 21-inch front and 18-inch rear aluminum wheels keep unsprung weight down, while knobby tires provide motocross-spec grip.
 Additional Features:
  • Long seat is low, comfortable and allows easy rider movement.
  • Team Yamaha-inspired colors, graphics, and front and side number plates create distinctive styling.
  • Sleek fuel tank with 2.1-gallon capacity for good range and excellent freedom of movement.
  • Large, folding cleated footpegs provide excellent footing even in wet or muddy conditions.
  • Durable fork boots provide excellent fork seal and stanchion tube protection.

2007 TT-R230
Engine Type 223cc air-cooled, SOHC, 4-stroke single
Bore and Stroke 70mm x 58mm
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Carburetion 26mm Teikei
Ignition CDI
Transmission 6-speed w/manual clutch
Final Drive Chain Drive
Front Suspension 36mm telescopic fork; 9.4" travel
Rear Suspension Link-type single shock; 8.7" travel
Front Brake 220mm Disc
Rear Brake 130mm Drum
Front Tire 80/100-21 Pirelli MT320H
Rear Tire 100/100-18 Pirelli MT320
Overall Length 81.3"
Overall Width 31.5"
Overall Height 46.5"
Seat Height 34.3"
Ground Clearance 12"
Wheelbase 54.5"
Dry Weight 242 lb
Fuel Capacity 2.1 gal.
Warranty 90 Day (Limited Factory Warranty)
MSRP*$3,449 (Team Yamaha Blue/White) Available from September 2006

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