To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Yamaha R1, Yamaha in UK introduced a new version of this model named Yamaha R1 20th Anniversary.
This version has outer design resemble to the first generation of R1 which was launched in 1997. It has color scheme of red and white. Even the seat also get a red coat.
R1 20th Anniversary is equipped with the Akrapovic exhaust system. Powering this super sport-bike is 998cc, 4-cylinder, crossplane DOHC, fuel-injected engine which developes 200hp of max power at 13.500rpm and 112.4Nm of max torque at 11.500rpm. It has multi-disc clutch and 6-speed gearbox.
Currently, Yamaha R1 20th Anniversary is still a version to be displayed. However, due to many positive feedbacks, Yamaha UK is about to produce this version in limited quantity.