Yamaha Introduces 2018 Hyper Naked Motorcycles

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***FZ Series Models Become MT (Master of Torque) Models from the Dark Side of Japan Cypress, CA – November 6, 2017 – The popular FZ motorcycle series from Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, was reintroduced today with the MT (Master of Torque) model name for 2018. While the “MT” model name has appeared on various European-spec […]

Deciphering The Digits: Making Sense Of The Numbers You Find On Your Motorcycle

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Whether you picked up a used dirt bike on Craigslist or just rode away from the dealership on a brand new street bike, there is a lot of info about the bike you can discover just by searching the tires, frame, engine, and other components for numbers. There are numbers scattered all throughout a motorcycle; […]

Off The Line: 2017 Yamaha FZ-10

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  It’s a pattern that’s been going on in the automotive and motorcycle industry for years and it frustrates la lot of enthusiasts. I’m talking about the act of releasing a new vehicle model to only certain regions or markets. This can be done for several reasons such as country or government restrictions/regulations, taxes/fees, market […]

Yamaha Announces FZ-10 for US Market

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It’s a pattern that’s been going on in the automotive and motorcycle industry for years and it frustrates a lot of enthusiasts. I’m talking about the act of releasing a new vehicle model to only certain regions or markets. This can be done for several reasons such as country or government restrictions/regulations, taxes/fees, market demand, […]

I Spy: New Mid-Weight Yamaha FZ-07 Tenere’ Spotted

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If you still aren’t convinced that the Adventure Bike/Dual Sport segment is red hot, multiple motorcycle media outlets such as VisorDown, Motorcycle.com, and Motorcyclist have images of a new mid-weight FZ-07 Tenere’ from Yamaha. The spy shots (visit one of those sites to see the images) show a very pre-production MT-07 Tenere’ (the Euro version […]

Yamaha’s Activities Schedule For This Saturday’s Supercross Event In Anaheim

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Cypress, CA – January 7, 2016  – To kick off the 2016 Monster Energy AMA Supercross season this Saturday, January 9 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, CA, Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., will have a whole host of activities for fans to enjoy while attending the event. Check Out The New Yamaha Motorcycles The 2016 PW50, […]

Yamaha Unveils DT-07 Dirt Tracker Concept at AIMEXPO Motorcycle Show

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Codenamed the “DT-07,” Yamaha designed and built this is a one-off creation in conjunction Jeff Palhegyi Design with Yamaha’s U.S. race shop. The DT-07 features a special race-tuned FZ-07 twin-cylinder engine with a Graves Motorsports exhaust. Keith McCarty, Yamaha’s US racing boss, explains the idea behind the DT-07 Concept: “Yamaha’s history started in dirt track with […]