Archive for the ‘1971 Yamaha R5’ Category

Another Yamaha R5 Test Ride!

Posted: October 2, 2016 in 1971 Yamaha R5

Made some small changes and tweaks to the R5 (like adding front turn signals and a mirror!), and took it out for another test ride!  Check it out!


First ride!

Posted: June 26, 2016 in 1971 Yamaha R5

We never really got to take the R5 for a ride, so finally there was some time to do so.  Check it out!

Check out the pics of the R5 as it is now, basically done!  A few small things we gotta do but here it is!

Yamaha R5 first start!

Posted: May 1, 2016 in 1971 Yamaha R5

Did a test start today!  Sounds good so far!

More progress on the R5

Posted: April 23, 2016 in 1971 Yamaha R5

Some quick shots of more R5 progress.  Things like the oil pump are on now.  Check it out!

Mock of the R5 so far

Posted: April 16, 2016 in 1971 Yamaha R5

Just a quick pic of where the R5 is.  It is coming along nicely!

April 16 Mock up so far

More tank bodywork

Posted: April 9, 2016 in 1971 Yamaha R5

Just a small update on the tank bodywork.  Still has some to go, but its almost there!

April 9 More tank bodywork