Yamaha may have been slightly delayed in joining the competition in the 300cc capacity but with the YZF-R3 they well and truly put their cards on the table with a winner.
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Yamaha’s new MT-03 isn’t a machine to be confused with their older no longer produced 660cc single-cylinder LAMS offering which shared the name, but is a new machine based on … Read More
Yamaha launched its Star Motorcycles brand in 1996 in order to differentiate its cruisers from the main brand, with the American market a huge area for possible growth in this … Read More
There are some bikes you can jump on after a lengthy hiatus and just gel with the machine immediately. Sometimes it’s because you owned one for years. Other times it’s … Read More
First impressions count but don’t judge this book by its cover. As tested, the Yamaha WR250R had the optional white 13.8L fuel tank for exceptional fuel range – around 400kms … Read More
The MT-09 is probably one of the most significant motorcycles launched by Yamaha in years. I can’t think of a bike that has come from Yamaha that has made as … Read More
It’s been a while since I sampled a Yamaha WR450 so I was pretty interested to see how the reverse-cylinder YZ-F motor would go in the 2016 enduro spec WR450F.
On surface value scooters and motorcycles often draw very different crowds, but I know from both my own experience and from meeting fellow riders, that many appreciate having a scooter … Read More
With a full test of the 2016 FJR on the way next week, we thought it was time to revisit this grand high speed tourer!
Yamaha first introduced the FJR1300 … Read More
Doing a 3000km round trip to Phillip Island was a great opportunity to test Yamaha’s MT-09 Tracer in the twisties and the boring straight line, normally bum numbing, roads.