The titanium muffler is crafted with a carbon-fiber heat shield, and arrives with an easy-to-follow mounting manual. Akrapovic says this is a “plug-and-play exhaust is easy to install and needs no remapping or other parts. It is ECE and EC approved and is also CARB and EPA noise compliant.”Also available is a lightweight titanium link pipe, which helps yeild increased power and torque. Akrapovic says “this beautifully finished optional extra includes the link pipe and resonator in titanium and is perfectly matched to fit on the stock headers. The addition of the optional link pipe turns the Slip-On Line exhaust into a full system and will totally change the performance of the Yamaha R1.”For additional information, visit Akrapovic.