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1983 Yamaha XJ 650 Seca Turbo


1983 Yamaha XJ 650 Seca Turbo Pictures
The Seca Turbo's power came from a pressurized double-overhead-cam 650 four-cylinder.
The Seca Turbo's power came from a pressurized double-overhead-cam 650 four-cylinder.

The 1983 Yamaha XJ 650 Seca Turbo motorcycle looked more futuristic than the rival Honda CX Turbo, but wasn't as fast.

Seca mounted its turbocharger beneath the engine.
Seca mounted its turbocharger beneath the engine.
Squared-off shapes abounded, and looked trendy in 1983.
Squared-off shapes abounded, and looked trendy in 1983.
A boost gauge in the upper center of the instrument panel kept track of turbo pressure.
A boost gauge in the upper center of the instrument panel kept track of turbo pressure.

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