2020 Yamaha MT-07 Tracer

Yamaha updates MT-07 Tracer

Meeting stringent European emissions regulations has not reduced output from the updated 2020 Yamaha MT-07 Tracer. The 689cc CP2 twin is updated with optimised fuel injection and ignition settings, revised air intake, optimised exhaust settings and a modified exhaust. Cleverly the Japanese meet Euro5 without dropping any power. The Japanese company has unveiled the new …

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Yamaha MT-09SP

Yamaha adds MT-09SP, updates MT-07

Yamaha has unveiled updates for its popular Masters of Torque MT-07 and introduced an MT-09SP edition (pictured above). The bikes were unveiled ahead of today’s ECIMA motorcycle show in Milan, along with a Tenere prototype and Super Tenere Raid Edition. It also follows MT-09SP edition Launched in 2013, the MT-09 has been a huge success …

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Yamaha claims top retail spot

Australia has a dose of the motorcycle blues with Yamaha claiming the top sales spot in August in motorcycles, dirt bikes and ATVs for the first time. Yamaha says their bumper August sales have boosted their year-to-date figures by nearly 10% over the same period last year while the market as a whole is up …

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Yamaha Tracer 700 MT-07 FZ-07 sexy video

Yamaha MT-07 goes sexy touring

Yamaha has released a sexy video to promote the new touring version of its popular MT-07 featuring an attractive young couple skinny dipping and sharing some bed and riding time. Like the MT-09 Tracer, the Tracer 700 is basically a touring version with luggage points and a few extra touring comfort features such as a 12V outlet in the …

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Best new motorcycle models of 2015

It’s been another great year for new motorcycle models and 2016 will be even bigger, pointing to a worldwide resurgence in our favourite pastime. In 2015, we welcomed more hi-tech additions that make riding faster and safer at the same time, plus stayed in touch with our past thanks to retro models. We also went …

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Yamaha XSR700 electrical issues

Yamaha XSR700 is a retro MT-07

Yamaha’s all-conquering MT-07 continues to show its ability to be customised with this latest retro XSR700 edition in honour of the 1960s XS650. It will be available in Europe later this year and Australia early next year. Like the MT-07, it is expected to arrive in Australia in a full-powered version featuring the high-revving 689cc …

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Yamaha MT-07 high output model in "Race Blu"

Yamaha adds MT-07 high output model

Yamaha Motor Australia has added a high-output version of its top-selling naked bike, the MT-07 and made ABS standard on the LAMS version. The full-power, higher-revving 689cc version of the 270 degree parallel twin has 55kW of power at 9000 revs compared with the 655cc LAMS version with 38kW at 8000rpm. The bike which has been …

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