Firestorm

 

My pictures:
Bike mods: black Yoshimura RS-3 Zyclone slip-ons, foam grips, NWS carbon fiber hugger, cut rear fender, belly pan painted black, analog clock added to instrument cluster, Scottoiler, Zero Gravity windscreen, Goodridge brake lines, RaceTech 1.0 fork springs and Gold Valves.

Side View (68KB JPEG)

Some of my magazine-scans:
VTR by Moriwaki Engineering (51KB JPEG)
Moriwaki VTR Sprocket/Rearset (40KB JPEG)
Moriwaki VTR Braced Swingarm (33KB JPEG)
Naked VTR (62KB GIF)
Racing VTR (98KB GIF)
Spy Shot of Secret VTR1000SP Prototype (43KB JPEG)

Contributions:
Jo Henri Betti and his black VTR (38KB JPEG).

Mike's yellow VTR with Two Brothers pipes (46KB JPEG).

Henk Bruining's daughter on his red VTR (46KB JPEG).

Theo van Roosmales yellow VTR (53KB JPEG) with Laser carbon cans.

Ryan Morrisseys and Mike Walters´ bikes. One is stock, the other has Erion pipes, PIAA lights and raised handle bars (56KB JPEG).

Harrie Hendriks´ VTR with painted belly pan (32KB JPEG).

Paul Deslandes Yellow VTR (93KB JPEG) with tinted screen, rear hugger, sharkskin lower fairing, modified standard mufflers, braided brake lines, shortened rear indicator stems.

Tom Gelnar's Black VTR without fairing (62KB JPEG).

Two pictures of Jeff Talia's red VTR with polished ss Yoshi cans and modded rear end: side view (60KB JPEG), rear view (32KB JPEG).

Richard Janes' Yellow VTR (63KB JPEG) with Lindemann fork, Penske rear shock, Yoshi RS-3 titanium slip-ons, Erion muffler brackets, Zero Gravity double bubble screen and YZF-R6 mirrors.

Ralph Forsythe's yellow VTR with Devil high mount carbon race system (106KB JPEG).

Will Stiles' VTR with modified exhaust (67KB JPEG).

Jeremy Mifflin's yellow VTR with Two Brothers Racing exhaust (112KB JPEG).

More contributions:
Alexander Woerner sent these pictures (85KB JPEG) of his red VTR with Shark Carbon Street cans and other handle bars.

Theunis de Beer sent these pictures of his black VTR. Some of the mods: Moriwaki pistons and needles, gas flowed, K&N filter, Dyna kit, 42 teeth rear sprocket, Yoshi slipons, RaceTech front and rear, polished wheels. (136bhp, 105.2nm torque, approx. 290km/h).

Check out the polished front wheel (53KB JPEG)
Rear end with eyes (36KB JPEG)
Mufflers and rear wheel (53KB JPEG)
Whole bike (39KB JPEG)
Front right with flush blinker (53KB JPEG)

Björn Forssberg sent these pictures of his really cool silver VTR with Akrapovic full system (41KB JPEG), frog-eyes (49KB JPEG) and R1 tail-light (44KB JPEG).

Theunis de Beer and his VTR on the track (46KB JPEG).

Three pictures of Fabrizio Bertollinis red VTR (185KB JPEG)

Two nice trackday shots from Tim Hinspeter. Tim.jpg, Tim-Boydy.jpg

Gerald Chazes VTR is now repainted a very nice '99 Hornet candy electric blue: Rear View (39KB JPEG), Side View (57KB JPEG).

Pictures and info from Fabrizio Bertollini:
HRC Racing VTR 1000 SP
VTR tuned by RUMI
Naked version here

Rumi Superbike VTR specs: 140bhp, 163Kg, Moriwaki and Robby Moto Engineering parts, WP suspension front and rear, Arrow pipe, Marvic Penta Magnesium wheels, reinforced rear swingarm, 520 chain, CF airbox, Brembo brake parts, engine heavily modified. (RUMI - World Superbike Champion with RC30 - 1988/89)

1999 Blue VTR (40KB JPEG) from Tim Pinder. Picture taken at the Munich bike show.

Gerald Chaze is the owner of this nice yellow VTR, mods are: Tail cleaned up with integrated turn lights in rear light, yellow-painted carbon undercover - Silmotor slip-ons up mounted, mixture screws stage 1 Dynojet - Other details such as front flush turn lights, carbon small parts, small number plate, etc...

Picture #1(71KB JPEG)
Picture #2 (118KB JPEG)
Picture #3 (112KB JPEG)

Nice Red VTR (64KB JPEG) from Heather, The Girlie Biker Page

Nice Yellow VTR (64KB JPEG) from Randall Foster, now with Jardine cans: full side view (39KB JPEG), rear view (29KB JPEG)

An Impression of the VTR SP (88KB GIF) from Dave Holm

The little brother; the VTR250 (26KB GIF) from MWHEELE@aol.com, Mike's VTR 250 page

Last updated 7/2-2001 by JMT