Yesterday, Yamaha announce their all-new 850cc street-focused triple, the MT-09.
It’s an all-new naked middleweight designed specifically for the European market with a brand-new 850cc transverse three-cylinder engine, upright riding position, distinctive styling – and a hugely attractive price tag of just £6799.
Yamaha took the unusual step of publicly admitting at the 2012 Cologne motorcycle show it wasn’t doing enough to bring out exciting motorcycles, wasn’t selling enough bikes and was losing customers as they went elsewhere.
Now Yamaha wants the world to understand its back.
Meet the future of Yamaha…