BORN TO RULE
An authentic performance motorcycle that blends Yamaha triple-cylinder technology with neo-retro style.
Features may include:
Advanced Crossplane Crankshaft Concept Engine
The XSR900 features a thrilling 847cc liquid-cooled inline 3-cylinder; DOHC; 4-valve-per-cylinder Crossplane Crankshaft Concept engine based on the FZ-09. With a 78mm x 59.1mm bore and stroke and 11.5:1 compression ratio; the compact motor produces a torquey and quick-revving engine character.
Advanced Ride-by-Wire Throttle with D-MODE
The XSR900 is equipped with Yamaha’s Chip Controlled Throttle (YCC-T) for precise throttle control; as well as Yamaha’s selectable D-MODE; which allows the rider to adjust engine character on the fly. STD Mode is set to accommodate a wide range of riding conditions; A Mode gives the rider a sportier throttle response in the low-to mid-rpm range; and B Mode lets the rider enjoy a softer throttle response.
A Style All Its Own
The XSR900 blends Yamaha’s world-class engineering with standout neo-retro style; creating a new type of machine for riders looking for an authentic and honest motorcycle that doesn’t sacrifice performance. Drawing influence from Yamaha’s classic “XS” series of motorcycles; the XSR oozes class; with exposed aluminum details; retro-influenced bodywork; stepped seat and custom lighting and instrumentation.
Compact; Sporty Chassis
Underneath the new bodywork; an aluminum frame features a sport-oriented wheelbase; with rake and trail geometry working with the compact 3-cylinder engine to achieve light and nimble handling.
The new round LCD panel features a ton of information: digital tachometer; speedometer; gear position; eco mode indicator; TCS and D-MODE indicators; ambient and coolant temperature; a fuel gauge and range of trip computer functions; including a clock; instant and average fuel consumption; fuel reserve trip meter and the usual trip meters.
Up front; a large; round multi-reflector headlight provides both style and illumination in equal measure; complete with trick aluminum supports; while out back; a round all-LED tail and brake light is mounted above the rear fender.