• Mon. - Fri. 8:30 - 5 Sat. 9 -12
  • Lennox Passage, Cape Breton, Canada
  • 1-902-345-3161
$8 ,999.00
* Price does not include freight, PDI or taxes and is subject to change.

2019 Bolt

Engine Size (cc)942 cc
Engine TypeAir-cooled, SOHC, 8-valves (4 per cylinder), 60 degree, V-twin




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March 31, 2019
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Designers and custom builders are stepping back to a time when the mechanical beauty of a motorcycle was highlighted in its styling. The Bolt’s simple styling, compact layout, V-twin power and natural riding position combine to offer an incredibly fun riding experience.

/// Power

    942cc, air-cooled, SOHC, 4-valves per cylinder, 60° V-twin engine produces outstanding low- and mid-range torque. Maximum torque is reached at only 3,000 rpm – for an exceptionally fun riding experience.

 /// Style

    The Bolt is designed to be compact and slim, featuring clean, simple styling with the ability to easily personalize / customize the bike.



    • Blacked out, 942cc, air-cooled, SOHC, 4-valve per cylinder, fuel injected, 60° V-twin power plant pumps out impressive power & torque. Maximum torque is reached at 3,000 rpms, for relaxed cruising performance.
    • SOHC, pent-roof, 4-valve cylinder heads.
      • 4-valve design optimizes breathing efficiency & overall engine performance at all rpms
      • 31.5 mm intake & 28 mm exhaust valves use friction reducing single valve springs
      • compact pent roof combustion chamber design & optimized squish area forces the fuel / air mixture toward the centre of the combustion chamber for more complete combustion & excellent power with reduced emissions
      • 25,000 km valve adjustment intervals
    • Specially designed roller rockers activate the valves.
      • Y shaped roller rocker arms allows a greater amount of valve lift without causing excessive camshaft wear & friction
      • slipper portion of the rocker arm utilizes a needle bearing for reduced camshaft wear & reduced sliding resistance (friction)
    • No fuss, traditional air-cooled engine design.
      • cylinders have a tapered “V” appearance to highlight the V-twin engine design
      • cooling fins have been optimized for reliable cooling even in stop & go traffic
    • Automatic cam chain tensioners reduce mechanical noise & simplify maintenance.
    • “Liner-less”, ceramic composite-plated cylinder bores.
      • ceramic coating sprayed directly on the aluminum blocks, eliminating the liners & reducing weight
      • excellent heat dissipation for consistent power delivery
      • ceramic coating enhances the thin film of oil between the cylinder & piston, reducing friction & increasing power
      • extended cylinder service life
    • Flat top, lightweight forged aluminum pistons.
      • less reciprocating mass for fast engine response
      • reduced mechanical vibration for excellent reliability
    • Single pin style crankshaft.
      • design accentuates V-twin engine character, pulse feel & sound
    • Wet sump lubrication system with easy access, spin on oil filter & drain plug for easy oil changes.
    • Classic side mounted 2.3 litre air box houses an easy access, a high-flow viscous paper-type filter.
    • “Closed loop”, dual bore, 35 mm throttle body fuel injection system with linear throttle response for easy riding.
      • system uses throttle position sensor (TPS) to help optimize intake air flow & power
      • ISC or idle speed controller ensures a steady idle
      • 4 – hole injectors optimize fuel atomization & feature a dual spray pattern for more complete combustion chamber filling
      • “closed loop system” uses an oxygen sensor to “sniff” spent exhaust & automatically adjust the fuel / air ratio for reduced emissions
      • oxygen sensor is located before the mufflers, so the use of aftermarket “slip-on” mufflers will not affect the closed loop system
      • fuel injection benefits include; excellent throttle response, choke-free starting, steady idling during warm up, excellent fuel economy & reduced emissions
    • Smooth-shifting, 5-speed transmission.
      • optimized gear ratios match engine power for strong acceleration
      • 5th gear offers reduced engine rpms at highway speeds
      • clutch is an “outer pull” design for light, easy lever effort
    • Special narrow design belt drive final drive.
      • narrow 21 mm wide belt design
      • cleaner & quieter than chain drive… no messy chain splatter
      • low maintenance… no regular adjustments or lubrication required
      • belt drive system simplifies customization
    • Maintenance-free transistor controlled ignition (TCI).
      • produces a strong spark for fast starts
      • provides precise ignition timing / mapping for optimum engine performance at all rpms
    • 2 into 1 exhaust system.
      • large diameter header pipes for maximum flow
      • dual stage muffler produces a low, throaty V-Twin growl
      • heat shields protect rider & passenger from hot components
      • 3-way honeycomb catalyzer reduces harmful exhaust emissions
    • Air Injection System injects fresh air into exhaust ports to fully burn any unburnt fuel, further reducing exhaust emissions.


    • Tube type, double cradle steel frame.
      • provides a natural riding position & roomy ergonomics combined with a low 690 mm (27.2″) seat height
      • frame utilizes a rigid engine mounting system optimizing the overall chassis rigidity balance for superior handling
      • engine mounting position provides a low center of gravity for light, easy handling
    • Tube-type, steel, swingarm compliments the frame & features a dual shock rear suspension system.
    • Compact 1570mm (61.8″) wheelbase provides light, agile handling, for a fun riding experience.
    • 41mm KYB front fork offers 120 mm (4.7″) of wheel travel.
      • good ride comfort & compliance
      • chip guards help prevent fork tube “nicks” & protect fork seals
    • Adjustable, dual shock rear suspension. Rear wheel travel is 70mm (2.8″).
      • 5 – positions of spring preload adjustability to suit load and / or rider preferences
    • Single, 298mm front disc brake features a floating, wave-style disc squeezed by a twin piston caliper.
      • strong, confidence-inspiring stopping power
      • wave-style disc offers more surface area than a conventional round disc for excellent heat dissipation
    • 298 mm rear wave-style disc brake is squeezed by single piston caliper.
      • caliper mounted to the underside of the swingarm, reducing the centre of gravity for light handling
      • location also hides the caliper for a clean, custom look
    • Classic spoke wheels.
      • front wheel size is 2.50 x 19; tire size is 100/90 x 19
      • rear wheel size is MT3.50 x 16; tire size is 150/80 x 16
      • tube-type tires
    • Short design, front & rear steel fenders for easy painting or customization.
    • 13 litre, slim design flangeless fuel tank.
      • 2.8 litre reserve capacity (low fuel light illuminates)
      • high capacity electric fuel pump
    • Separate rider & passenger seats.
      • good comfort & support
      • seat height is 690 mm or 27.2″ off the ground, enhancing rider confidence
      • narrow design through seat-fuel tank junction makes it easier to get both feet on the ground
      • passenger seat can be easily removed if desired
    • Foot pegs are positioned more rearward than on a traditional cruiser for a more natural & upright riding position.
    • Conventional low handlebar offers an upright riding position.
      • excellent rider comfort
      • bar can be changed to a different “bend” for easy customization or personal preferences
    • Triple clamp mounted LCD digital meter / instrument.
      • functions include; speedometer, odometer, dual trip meters, fuel reserve trip meter (counts kilometers since low fuel light activated), clock & range of warning lights
      • self-diagnostic function
      • instrument functions can be “tabbed” through & reset using the RHS handlebar switch gear, allowing the operator to change instrument functions without taking hands off the bars.
    • 60/55 watt high intensity halogen headlight with chromed bezel.
    • “Vintage design” LED tail light.
    • The Bolt is designed to be compact & slim, featuring clean, simple styling with the ability to easily personalize / customize the bike with a wide range of Genuine Star accessories.


    • Industry-leading Star family fit & finish
    • Upper & lower belt drive cover helps prevent debris from entering the belt and pulley areas
    • Fork mounted steering lock
    • Self-cancelling turn signals
    • Passing switch (flashes high beam)
    • Traditional dipstick to check oil level
    • Yamaha diagnostic service tool coupler
    • Low-maintenance, sealed battery (battery should be charged during winter storage)
    Air-cooled, SOHC, 8-valves (4 per cylinder), 60 degree, V-twin
    Bore and Stroke
    85 x 83mm
    Compression Ratio
    Maximum Torque
    8.2 kg-m (59.3 ft-lb) @ 3,000rpm
    Fuel Delivery
    35mm dual bore throttle body fuel injection
    Estimated Fuel Consumption±
    21.6 kpl / 61 mpg (imp.)
    Wet Sump
    Ignition / Starting
    TCI / Electric
    5 speed
    Final Drive
    Suspension (Front)
    41mm fork / 120mm (4.7″) wheel travel
    Suspension (Rear)
    Preload adjustable dual shocks / 70mm (2.8″) wheel travel
    Brakes (Front)
    298mm disc / twin piston caliper
    Brakes (Rear)
    298mm disc / single piston caliper
    Tires (Front)
    100/90 x 19 (tube type)
    Tires (Rear)
    150/80 x 16 (tube type)
    Critical Data
    2,290mm (90.2″)
    830mm (37.2″)
    1,120mm (44.1)
    1,570mm (61.8″)
    Rake / Trail
    29 degrees / 130mm (5.1″)
    Seat Height
    690mm (27.2″)
    Fuel Capacity
    13 litres (2.9 Imp. gal.)
    Wet Weight
    248kg (547 lb.)
    Black Metallic


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    available until
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