Kemaskini Yamaha MT-07 2017 akan hadir ke Malaysia – RM36,795.78 (asas termasuk GST)

HLYM mengemaskini grafik Yamaha MT-07 dengan dua warna iaitu Night Fluo dan Yamaha Blue.

MT-07 sebagai jentera sememangnya hadir dengan grafik yg minimum untuk menampakkan garisan-garisan badannya yang cantik beserta dengan enjin dwi silinder yang tidak dilitupi reraup.

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Modifikasi Yamaha MT ‘Super 7’ dari JvB Moto

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JvB Moto mengubahsuai Yamaha MT-07 yang sememang telah sedia cantik dengan beberapa perubahan untuk menjadikannya lebih unik. Bentuk modifikasi seperti ini dikategorikan dalam ‘Scrambler’ dimana ia sezaman dengan Cafe Racer yang biasa kita lihat.  Continue reading “Modifikasi Yamaha MT ‘Super 7’ dari JvB Moto”

Yamaha Tracer 700 (2016) hadir di Eropah – motosikal kembara berasaskan MT-07

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Yamaha Europe memperkenalkan model 2016, Yamaha Tracer 700, jentera pengembaraan yang diasaskan dari model Yamaha MT-07. Yamaha Tracer 700 menerima perubahan dari segi kosmetik yang nampak jelas pada penggunaan lampu hadapan yang berbeza dengan visor pelindung angin yang tinggi (boleh diubah ketinggian)2016-Yamaha-MT07TR-EU-Radical-Red-Action-001

Memandangkan jentera ini adalah untuk pengembaraan, Yamaha Tracer 700 hadir dengan tangki lebih besar iaitu 17 liter, berbanding dengan model MT-07 yang hanya 14 liter.

Tracer 700 juga berdimensi lebih tinggi pada ukuran 1,270mm berbanding 1,090 pada MT-07. Namun begitu, mempunyai ‘ground clearance’ yang sama pada 140mm.  Continue reading “Yamaha Tracer 700 (2016) hadir di Eropah – motosikal kembara berasaskan MT-07”

JvB-moto delivers first Yard Built XSR700 ‘Super 7’

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Yamaha’s Yard Built program has gone from strength to strength over the recent years, bringing a world of custom possibilities to a new audience through clever collaborations with top custom builders to create stunning concepts from the Sport Heritage range.

Following the stunning concept ‘Faster Son’ created by Chabbott Engineering’s Shinya Kimura this summer to launch the XSR700, Germany’s JvB-moto is now the first custom builder to step up and deliver their take on the latest offering from the Sport Heritage range. The result, the ‘Super 7’ makes a bold statement, making it clear that the possibilities for customization and personalisation with the XSR700 are huge.  Continue reading “JvB-moto delivers first Yard Built XSR700 ‘Super 7’”

[Video] Suzuki GSX-R 30 Years of Performance – Part 1 and 2

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Suzuki has prepared two videos to commemorate their celebration of the GSX-R 30 Years of Performance. This Part 1 videos is really entertaining and tell us the stories that some of us never knew. There is an engineer who have worked for the first production of GSX-R and still in the development of the GSX-R until today. He has already worked 40 years at Hamamatsu.

There is also an engineer who have worked on the development of the 1986 Suzuki GSX-R and still rides it until today. He knows how to take care and repair the engine since he was the one who designs it.

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2016 Yamaha XSR700 – this is the Japanese modern retro you are looking for

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Made from the base model of the MT-07, Yamaha engineers proves that they can still have the idea of interesting retro styled bike. Yamaha introduces the XSR700 fitted with the 270-degree crankshaft crossplane philosophy. It burns 698cc of fuel in the configuration of 2-inline 4-stroke liquid-cooled engine. The power is rated at 55.0 kW (74.8PS) @ 9,000 rpm and 68.0 Nm (6.9 kg-m) @ 6,500 rpm.  Why retro? For me, the design is timeless. It will always looks good in any era. Continue reading “2016 Yamaha XSR700 – this is the Japanese modern retro you are looking for”

2015 Yamaha MT-07 now available in CKD in Malaysia – RM35,296 (basic price inclusive of 6% GST)

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Hong Leong Yamaha Motor Sdn. Bhd. (“HLYM”) today, introduced the Yamaha MT-07 locally assembled model, a 4 stroke, 689 cc liquid cooled, 2-cylinder engine with fuel injection motorcycle. The MT-07 motorcycle, priced at RM35,296 (inclusive of 6% GST, excluding road tax, insurance and number plate), is the third locally big bike model assembled at the Sg. Buloh factory after the XJ series (XJ6, XJ6 Diversion, XJ6 Diversion F) and its predecessor, the MT-09.  Continue reading “2015 Yamaha MT-07 now available in CKD in Malaysia – RM35,296 (basic price inclusive of 6% GST)”

2015 Yamaha MT-07 unveiled in Shell Advance Malaysian MotoGP – RM42k basic CBU

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Hong Leong Yamaha Malaysia introduces the awaited Yamaha MT-07 at Shell Advance Malaysian MotoGP with the special appearance of Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi. The Yamaha MT-07 will be priced for RM42k (basic) for the CBU version. CKD version will soon follow on mid 2015 and the price is expected to be cheaper.

Yamaha MT-07 is tagged as the ‘Rise Up Your Darkness’ to show that this bike is different than the rest of the competitor. It is one of the ‘Dark’ family that include the MT-09 and MT-125. The Yamaha MT-07 is equipped with parallel twin 689cc engine , producing 74.8PS, 68Nm@6,500 RPM. It weighs at 179kg wet weight (Dry weight 164kg).   Continue reading “2015 Yamaha MT-07 unveiled in Shell Advance Malaysian MotoGP – RM42k basic CBU”

2014 Honda NM4 Vultus has arrived to Malaysia – RM84,000 basic

Honda NM4 MalaysiaSome say that this bike reminds them to the Akira bike in the Japan manga. I’d think it looks like that too. Honda says that bike is actually inspired from a style called Neo-futuristic. Whatever it is, this Honda NM4 Vultus that is powered by 745cc inline twin engine paired with Dual Clutch Transmission is one of the most interesting styling coming Japan so far.
Luckily, Ah Hong Motor has shown that this bike is already available in Malaysia and the price is at RM84,000 (basic). Will you be interested to buy it if you have the dough?

Picture are from Ah Hong Motor FB.