CFMOTO just pulled the covers off their new 450MT adventure machine at EICMA 2023! Check out what we know about this new LAMS adventure option below... Press release: CFMOTO.
CFMOTO’s highly-anticipated 450MT adventure touring motorcycle debuted at the prestigious EICMA 2023. The new model offers even more option for the LAMS adventure market. Check out what we know so far about the new model below…
Powered by CFMOTO’s proven 449cc parallel twin-engine platform, the 450MT has been expertly tuned and honed to cater to the demands of adventure riding. This engine delivers 32.5kW at 8,500rpm and 44Nm at 6250 rpm.
Dual balance shafts have been integrated to enhance throttle response and reduce vibrations, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable ride in all conditions. With a 270° crankshaft, the distinctive sound of the CFMOTO engine adds to the enjoyable acceleration experience. T he 450MT maintains a dry weight of just 175kg, making it a lightweight yet robust choice for adventure enthusiasts.
- UPDATED 449cc parallel-twin engine, tuned for adventure
- NEW BOSCH Switchable ABS (rear wheel)
- NEW BOSCH Traction Control System
- NEW Long-travel KYB suspension
- NEW Wire-spoked 21/18-inch wheels
- AUS AVAILABILITY Q2, 2024
- RRP TBA
CFMOTO say the 450MT’s on and off-road capabilities are significantly enhanced with 200mm of travel offered by premium KYB suspension components, which feature adjustable compression and rebound damping and adjustable spring preload.
“The ergonomics of the motorcycle have been thoughtfully fine-tuned to provide comfort during long journeys on windy roads while also ensuring complete control on the roughest tracks. A high-bend handlebar and dedicated foot pegs provide a comfortable and confident riding experience.”
Equipped with 90/90-21 front and 140/70-18 rear wheels, a generous 220mm of ground clearance, and a comfortable 820mm seat height (800 mm with an optional low seat), the 450MT is prepared to tackle challenging routes.
Riders have the flexibility to disable the BOSCH dual-channel ABS on the rear wheel via a dedicated handlebar button. Additionally, the BOSCH Traction Control System (TCS) can be disengaged through the user-friendly 5in TFT colour display, which also supports Bluetooth connectivity.
The 450MT is expected to be available at CFMOTO motorcycle dealers across Australia during the second quarter of 2024. Pricing and final specifications will be confirmed as the date approaches. Interested customers are encouraged to contact their nearest CFMOTO motorcycle dealership for further information and to stay updated on the 450MT’s release.
2024 CFMOTO 450MT Specifications
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