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2018 Yamaha Star Venture specs

2018 Yamaha Star Venture Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

The 2018 Yamaha Star Venture is the marque’s flagship tourer, and it comes in a standard version that is ready for touring, plus a Transcontinental Package.
2018 Yamaha TW200 Buyer's Guide

2018 Yamaha TW200 Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

While not marketed as a retro bike, the 2018 Yamaha TW200 fits the bill. However, that’s simply because it hasn’t had any significant changes in decades.
2017 Yamaha TW200 Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price

2017 Yamaha TW200 Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

A much-misunderstood dual sport motorcycle with fat ATV-like tires, the 2017 Yamaha TW200 is the ultimate go-anywhere bike.
2017 Yamaha FZ-10 burnout

2017 Yamaha FZ-10 Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

Based on the track-ready Yamaha YZF-R1 superbike, the FZ-10 gets a massaged Deltabox chassis and Crossplane Crankshaft motor to make it more effective on the street.
2017 Yamaha WR250R Dual Sport Specs

2017 Yamaha WR250R Buyer’s Guide | Price & Specs

Although not as hard-core a dirt bike as the WR designation might indicate, the 2017 Yamaha WR250R remains one of the most off-road capable dual sports.
2017 Yamaha XT250 Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price

2017 Yamaha XT250 Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

The 2017 Yamaha XT250 will appeal to riders looking for a dirt-capable dual-sport bike with an approachable seat height and easy operation.
2017 Yamaha SCR950 Scrambler Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price

2017 Yamaha SCR950 Scrambler Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

Part of Yamaha’s new Sport Heritage line, the 2017 Yamaha SCR950 is a scrambler derived from a very unlikely machine—the Yamaha Star Bolt cruiser.
2016 Yamaha XT250 | Buyer's Guide

2016 Yamaha XT250 | Buyer’s Guide

Keeping the Honda CRF250L in sight, Yamaha has designed the fuel-injected XT250 with light off-road duties in mind (the WR250R is for the serious dirt rider), and made it appealing to new riders with a low seat height and mildly performing motor.
2016 Yamaha TW200 | Buyer's Guide

2016 Yamaha TW200 | Buyer’s Guide

2016 Yamaha TW200 | Motorcycle Buyer's Guide Definitely a one-of-a-kind mount, the 2016 Yamaha TW200 is part dirt-bike and part-ATV. Fat tires limit its upper...
2016 Yamaha FJR1300ES | Buyer's Guide

2016 Yamaha FJR1300ES | Buyer’s Guide

2016 Yamaha FJR 1300 ES | Motorcycle Buyer's Guide As the flagship of the Yamaha touring line, the new FJR1300ES features electronically adjustable suspension (though...
2016 Yamaha FJR1300A | Buyer's Guide

2016 Yamaha FJR1300A | Buyer’s Guide

2016 Yamaha FJR1300A | Motorcycle Buyer's Guide The long-running Yamaha FJR1300A gets some serious upgrades for 2016. The biggest news is the all-new six-speed transmission,...
2016 Yamaha R1 review

2016 Yamaha YZF-R1 | Buyer’s Guide

2016 Yamaha YZF-R1 | Motorcycle Buyer's Guide Yamaha reinvented the YZF-R1 for 2015, with an all-new engine, plus an incredible array of electronics lifted from...
2016 Yamaha WR250R | Buyer's Guide

2016 Yamaha WR250R | Buyer’s Guide

2016 Yamaha WR250R | Motorcycle Buyer's Guide Rooted in the YZ250F motocrosser and off-roading WR250F, the street-legal Yamaha WR250R is highly sophisticated dirt worthy machine. With...
2016 Yamaha FZ6R | Buyer's Guide

2016 Yamaha FZ6R | Buyer’s Guide

2016 Yamaha FZ6R | Motorcycle Buyer's Guide The 2016 Yamaha FZ6R may have a four-cylinder motor, but that doesn’t stop it from having good bottom-end...
2016 Yamaha FZ-09 | Buyer's Guide

2016 Yamaha FZ-09 | Buyer’s Guide

2016 Yamaha FZ-09 | Motorcycle Buyer's Guide Powered by an exhilarating 847cc motor that taps the Crossplane Crankshaft Concept technology from MotoGP, the 2016 Yamaha...