Yamaha electric motorcycles

Yamaha has released images of not one, but five electric concept bikes to be shown at the Tokyo Motor Show next week. Electric bikes are big news at the moment with British sportscar maker Caterham announcing it is moving to motorcycles with the unveiling of two electric models at the Milan motorcycle show while Zero …

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Yamaha MT-09 streetbike arrives

The all-new Yamaha MT-09 naked bike has arrived at $10,999 (plus on-road costs). It promises to be a flexible weapon able to mix it with the big boys on weekend jaunts, handle weekday commuting duties and even tour. Yamaha Australia communications manager Sean Goldhawk says they have “heaps of pre-orders” with about 350 on the …

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Yamaha MT-09 on its way

Yamaha has confirmed the MT-09 big-bore naked bike will be coming by the end of the year. It is one of a 125-new-model offensive over the next three years, although Yamaha says that “obviously” not all will be coming to Australia. The first of these is the new MT-03 660cc roadster which arrives next month …

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