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2021 Yamaha MT-09 First Look Preview

1 month ago   |   By Motorcyclist

Yamaha revealed today that its fan-favorite MT-09 will be getting the full upgrade treatment for the 2021 model year. That means a new engine, chassis, electronics, and other revisions aimed at providing a smoother, more powerful, and more agile ride.
The 2021 Yamaha MT-09 in Storm Fluo colorway. Engine Updates The new 890cc crossplane triple is larger than last year's edition, with a 47cc increase over the 2020 model. Yamaha's designers were also able to make this larger engine weigh less than the previous iteration thanks to a thorough redesign that includes new pistons, camshafts, and...
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2021 Yamaha MT-09 First Look Preview Photo Gallery

2021 Yamaha MT-09 First Look Preview Photo Gallery

1 month ago   |   By Motorcyclist

The 2021 Yamaha MT-09 in Storm Fluo colorway.
2021 Yamaha MT-09 in Raven Black colorway.
2021 Yamaha MT-09 in Team Yamaha Blue colorway.
Yamaha promises a more spirited ride from the MT-09 in 2021 thanks to a bevy of updates.
Just about every major element of the MT-09 will be new in 2021.
Yamaha gives you more engine, with a brand-new 890cc crossplane-crank triple.
Updated bodywork to go along with a new LED headlight assembly.
See all the ride info you need on the new 3.5-inch, full-color TFT instrument panel.
New lightweight, spin-forged, 10-spoke wheels.
KYB suspension is...
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