New MT-09 The Dark Side of Japan never sleeps

The Dark Side of Japan never sleeps

Launched to universal acclaim, the MT-09 has become the naked bike against which all others are judged. Powerful and agile, innovative and exciting, this game-changing model has shaken up the world of motorcycling. Having powered to the top of the sales charts all over Europe, the MT-09 has become one of Yamaha's best selling motorcycles and also helped to take Yamaha to the number 1 position in Europe at the end of 2015.

For 2017 Yamaha's designers have created an even more dynamic look for this trend setting Hyper Naked, while also enhancing its performance potential and thrill factor. With its aggressive new styling and enhanced technology, the new MT-09 continues to push the boundaries and inspire and excite every thrill seeking rider.

Eyes of Darkness

The Dark Side of Japan never sleeps. Hidden by the infinite darkness, a dynamic force has evolved. With both of its eyes wide open, this seminal Hyper Naked is destined to see beyond the Dark Side of Japan. Featuring menacing new twin-eye LED headlights and a dynamic new style, as well as an A&S clutch and advanced electronics, the new MT-09 is ready to uphold the MT family's honour.

New MT-09 Key Features

  • Newly styled twin-eye 4-bulb LED headlights
  • 6-bulb LED position lights with winglets
  • 30mm shorter tail with integrated 3D light
  • Redesigned seat, flatter and 5mm higher
  • Rear fender/license plate holder with single-sided mount
  • Assist & Slipper (A&S) clutch
  • Quick Shift System (QSS)
  • Higher specification front suspension
  • Flat muffler surface with restyled end cap
  • Instruments integrated with headlight assembly
  • Radiator side fins and enlarged air intakes
  • Front turn signals relocated beside radiator

Colours: Night Fluo, Race Blue, Tech Black

Availability: December 2016

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