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XS1 Ads and early pictures

On this page you will find old XS1 ads and pictures - some of them are quite rare.

Some XS1 Facts :

XS1 Engine Number and Frame Number always matching :

Starting on # S650-000101
Ending on # S650-006686

which indicates that fewer than 6586 were produced.

Colorscheme was Candy Green

Source : http://www.classicyams.com/spare-parts/spare-parts/yamaha-codelist/framenumbers/page-2.html

Some improvements done during XS1-production, applicable from No.:

#1125 - covers crank case, clutch adjuster, oilcleaner, clutch push lever ass'y, clutchwire
#1235, #3430 - crank case                                                #2487 - cylinder - first ones had 654cc stamped on left cylinder, later ones 653cc
#3269 - rod and bearings
#5830 - longer kick axle
#2515, #3629 carburetors
#1420, #3110 - exhaustpipes
#2984 - mufflers
#6411 - frame, nuts footrest front, shaft brakepedal

Source : Yamaha Parts List

Read the “True Story of the Yamaha XS650 series”

First XS1 test :     http://www.classicyams.com/street-bikes/4-stroke/yamaha-xs1-first-test.html

Go To : XS1-B/F Ads and pictures

Go To :XS2 Ads and pictures

Yamaha Partslist online : http://www.yamaha-motor.com/sport/parts/home.aspx

 

XS1 ads and early pictures
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Bilde 1 XS1 Japanese brochure
Bilde 2 XS1 Japanese brochure
Bilde 3 XS1 Japanese brochure
Bilde 4 XS1 Japanese brochure
Bilde 5 XS1 Japanese ad
Bilde 6 XS1 brochure, notice the missing
Bilde 7 XS1 Japanese ad
Bilde 8 XS1 Japanese ad
Bilde 9 XS1 Japanese ad
Bilde 10 XS1 Japanese ad
Bilde 11 Different models year 1970
Bilde 12 XS1 Japanese ad
Bilde 13 xs1
Bilde 14 xs1 left
Bilde 15
Bilde 16
Bilde 17
Bilde 18
Bilde 19
Bilde 20
Bilde 21
Bilde 22
Bilde 23 XS1 Europoean Brochure
Bilde 24
Bilde 25
Bilde 26
Bilde 27 Picture from
Bilde 28 1st XS1 in Europe
Bilde 29 Early model in wood from April 1968
Bilde 30 XS1 early prototype
Bilde 31 XS1 pre-productionmodel
Bilde 32
Bilde 33
Bilde 34 Yamaha News October 1969
Bilde 35 Yamaha News December 1969
Bilde 36 2nd page of Yamaha News December 1969
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