1979 Yamaha RD400F Daytona Special

Intended to commemorate Yamaha’s racing success, the Yamaha RD400F Daytona Special ended up as a monument to the 2-stroke motorcycles that defined an era.

Daytona Special Yamaha
The RD400F’s slim profile and a wet weight of just more than 370 pounds made it a natural on twisty roads and racetracks.
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