2016 Yamaha MT-09 Malaysia -8

Hong Leong Yamaha has just announced pricing for the 2016 Yamaha MT-09 at RM44,653, which is unchanged from the 2015 price. The 2016 MT-09 now comes in two new colours for 2016 – Grey Night Fluo and Silver Grey & Race Blu.

The MT-09 comes with a three-cylinder, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four-valve 847 cc engine in its die-cast aluminium diamond frame, driving a six-speed gearbox. Power output is claimed to be 115 hp at 11,500 rpm with 87.5 Nm torque at 8,500 rpm, fed by EFI.

Although the CBU model is equipped with ABS and Traction Control System (TCS) as standard, the CKD model brought in locally doesn’t.The up-right riding position allows the rider full control, and a line of optional accessories is available from the Yamaha catalogue, including items such as a titanium exhaust system and rear carrier.

The 2016 Yamaha MT-09 will be available in the Malaysian market from March. Yamaha have also announced the impending release of the MT-10 and MT-07 Moto Cage Night Fluo in the UK.