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|Engine Type||V6 (60º)|
|Displacement||4.2L (254 ci)|
|Bore x Stroke||96 x 96mm (3.78 x 3.78 in)|
|Prop Shaft Horsepower||250hp at 5500 rpm (VF250LA)|
|Full Throttle RPM Range||5000 - 6000|
|Fuel/Induction System||DOHC Fuel Injection VCT|
|Intake||Single Throttle Valve|
|Ignition System||TCI Micro Computer|
|Alternator Output||50 Amp (46 AMP @ 1000rpm)|
|Starting System||Electric w/PTT|
|Engine Oil Capacity||6.7L (7.1 qt) with filter|
|Recommended Engine Oil||Yamalube® 4M (See owner's manual)|
|Recommended Fuel Filtration||Yamaha 10-Micron Fuel/Water Separating Filter|
|Recommended Fuel||Regular Unleaded (Minimum Pump Octane 89)|
|Ethanol Blend Limit||10% Maximum|
|Gear Ratio||(21:12) 1.75:1|
|Gear Shift||Forward, Neutral, Reverse|
|Shaft Length||L = 20"|
|Degree of Tilt||66°|
|Degree of Trim||-4° through +16°|
|Dry Weight||505 lb (229 kg)|
|Steering Angle (maximum)||35° from center, either direction|
|Warranty||3-year Pleasure, 3-year Government, 1-Year Commercial|