Yamaha launches 2009 motorcycles - R1, XJ6 Diversion, WR125 and XVS950

Published: 08 September 2008

Yamaha has released the official pictures and details of the first half of it's 2009 range of motorcycles, including a new 'big-bang' YZF-R1 and the re-emergence of the XJ6 Diversion, and to celebrate we are turning motorcyclenews.com over to Yamaha for 36 hours.

We're bringing you all the latest details and pictures of the 2009 Yamaha R1, 2009 Yamaha XJ6 Diversion, XVS950 Midnight Star, Yamaha WR125X, Yamaha WR125R, and all the minor changes acorss the Yamaha range.

We'll also have a whole range of reviews for the current crop of Yamaha motorcycles you can get your hands on now, plus all the used Yamaha buying advice you will ever need to buy a cheap used Yamaha motorcycle.

And even our sport section is joining in the fun with a all the Yamaha racing news you could possibly want.

We want to hear your Yamaha stories as well so send us your thoughts on the new 2009 range or your tales of riding the Yamaha you've got now.

Check out the September 10 edition of Motorcycle News for a massive 10 pages of new Yamahas plus all the details of the new ABS Honda CBR600RR and ABS CBR1000RR Fireblade.