Yamaha XSR700 electrical issues

Yamaha XSR700 recalled over electrical issue

Yamaha Motor Australia has recalled its new retro XSR700 motorcycles over an electrical issue. The voluntary safety recall issued through the Australian Consumer and Competition Commission says bikes affected have VIN (Vehicle identification number) 0000101 to 0000441. “The main switch wire lead is routed near a metal cable guide located on the steering head,” the notice …

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Yamaha XSR900

Yamaha naked and scrambler coming?

Yamaha has a new XSR900 naked and possibly an SCR950 scrambler to unveil at the Milan motorcycle show next week despite revealing several concept models at the recent Tokyo Motor Show. Roland Sands Design has released the above video of their Kenny Roberts-inspired ‘Faster Wasp’, their fifth Yamaha collaboration. It’s powered by the MT-09 engine, but could …

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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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