I loved the meaty triple when I first rode the MT-09 two years ago. This version’s like a modern-day LC with loads more power. I plan a few mods, trackdays and weekends away.
21 September 2016 by
I’m fed up with people looking longingly at my accessorised Yamaha XSR900 and then muttering: “Looks good but it must be really uncomfortable.” So I decided enough was enough and embarked on a two-day...
07 August 2016 by
There’s not a lot wrong with the XSR900, especially in performance terms. Related: Full Yamaha XSR900 review The 900cc triple motor is a beauty and provides punchy power right through the rev range.
08 June 2016 by
The crisp-but-sunny Sunday morning had me itching to get going and see how the naked XSR would cope with a 400-mile round-trip to Newcastle. Nearly all of those miles were to be on the A1 and the...
18 May 2016 by
Coming from a misspent youth of smoke-belching two-strokes, Yamaha was the brand I turned to most frequently as a spotty teenager in search of cheap thrills. Related: Full Yamaha XSR900 review An...