Yamaha 2018...

As well as the new colour options and bikes already announced here's the low down from EICMA...

Here’s the quick overview of the press launch…

Now lets look at them in a bit more detail


New MT-09 SP: Challenge the Darkness…
The exclusive MT-09 SP is the latest Hyper Naked to join Yamaha’s best-selling range, and with its premium specification and racer inspired colours, this is the ultimate 3-cylinder MT.

Equipped with a fully adjustable Öhlins rear shock, the MT-09 SP takes the Hyper Naked handling experience into another world. Its special equipment includes adjustable forks and black instruments with black handlebar controls, as well as blue wheels and a blue-stitched seat

Finished in an MT-10 SP inspired Silver Blu Carbon colour scheme, this high-performance naked bike is the real deal…


New MT-07: Dark Attraction…
Inspired by the Dark Side of Japan, the MT-07 has taken Europe by storm – and is now one of Yamaha’s best-selling bikes of all time. And it’s easy to see why so many riders have chosen to ride this exciting Hyper Naked.

Its compact 689 cc, inline, 2-cylinder ‘cross plane philosophy’ engine is engineered to give you strong, linear torque for thrilling acceleration with outstanding economy.

The bold new body and sharper air intakes reinforce the strong MT family look – and the new seat gives an improved riding position. With refined front and rear suspension, the MT-07’s compact tubular chassis goes exactly where you point it…and takes you straight to the Dark Side of Japan.


Tracer 900 & Tracer 900GT: Turn up your emotions…
Yamaha took their best-selling Sport Tourer. Then analysed every feature to see how they could make it even better. Its new high quality body panel design give a more refined appearance – while the improved ergonomics and larger adjustable windscreen ensure increased riding comfort.

The torque rich 3-cylinder engine gets your adrenaline flowing on demand – and for outstanding agility with high speed stability the lightweight aluminium chassis has a longer swing arm.

PLUS there’s a premium version of this remarkably versatile motorcycle that’s designed for riders who want a high specification as standard. Equipped with hard luggage, fully adjustable suspension and heated grips, the Tracer 900GT is ready to take you anywhere.

Its class-leading specification includes full colour TFT instruments developed from the YZF-R1 supersport bike. For clutchless upshifting the GT comes equipped with a Quick Shifter. And its Cruise Control makes the longest ride more fun…


Ténéré 700 World Raid Prototype: Chasing the Next Horizon…
Inspired by the remarkable levels of worldwide interest generated by the T7 concept last year, Yamaha has created Ténéré 700 World Raid prototype model. Featuring a rugged rally-inspired character, this lightweight adventure bike knows no bounds and is ready to take you over the next horizon.

Yamaha will be taking this bike around Europe next year giving users the opportunity to test ride and give feedback for final refinement. We’ll let you know when it comes to the UK…


XT1200ZE Super Ténéré Raid Edition: Fill up with Adventure…
When it’s time to discover what’s over the next horizon, the rugged Super Ténéré Raid Edition has the ability to transport you into a whole new world, where it can take you further and further every day.

Featuring bold new graphics as well as a high screen and fog lamps – and equipped with lightweight aluminium side cases giving 74-litres of lockable luggage space – this premium quality adventure bike gives you the freedom to pack up and go at a moment’s notice.

With a hugely powerful 1199 cc engine and a robust chassis featuring electronically adjustable suspension and adjustable ergonomics, the Super Ténéré Raid Edition is ready to chase the Next Horizon.


NIKEN: Ride the Revolution…
The radical new NIKEN is part of your tomorrow, and it’s ready to open up a whole new dimension in riding control.

Featuring Yamaha’s unique leaning multi wheel technology, this radical and versatile new 3-wheel motorcycle looks, rides and feels like nothing else. Twisting roads are its natural playground. With dual leaning front wheels giving you enhanced feelings of grip, NIKEN can corner carve with total confidence.

With its bold and futuristic body design, NIKEN projects a commanding presence. Its torque rich 847 cc, 3-cylinder engine and lightweight hybrid chassis ensure thrilling sports performance and long distance comfort.