Yamaha Motor introduces its new version of a roadster, Yamaha MT-09 Today in India. The new Yamaha MT-09 is powered by a newly developed 847 cc, 3-Cylinder engine and launched as a price at Rs 10.88 lakh (ex-showroom in Delhi). According to the company statement, New Yamaha has also equipped with Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) technology. Main features of Yamaha MT-09, include Compact and lightweight engine, Leaping stance, compact profile, Advanced rear view with 3D appearance, and Swing arm mounter rear fender.
Roy Kurian, senior Vice-President in Sales and Marketing of Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt Ltd, said, “The new MT-09 will reiterate Yamaha’s commitment to offer the best mix of Yamaha’s superior expertise coupled with its unique flair for innovation in India.” Further, he added, The Yamaha MT-09 has been constructed with excellent rigidity balance which contributes towards the agile handling performance and power delivery of the bike. According to Kurian, new MT-09 built the ‘power of a monster’ and the ‘agility of a roadster’and has been introduced in a bid to strengthen superbike segment in the Indian market.
The company is targeting youngsters who are stepping up from 600 cc sports model while providing 847 cc engine. The company statement also said that this model will be imported as a completely built by India Yamaha Motor.