Yamaha MT-09 Overview
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Yamaha MT-09 Prices
Yamaha MT-09 price starting from 10.2 Lakh. Yamaha offers MT-09 in 2 variants.
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MT-09 Neo Roadster
Yamaha MT-09 Specifications & Features
Explore an in-depth overview of the Yamaha MT-09 specifications and features, offering comprehensive details on its engine, fuel efficiency, mileage, brakes, max power, and tyre. Additionally, gain insights into the bike's advanced safety features.
Hydraulic Dual Disc/Hydraulic Single Disc
120/70ZR17M/C(58W) (Tubeless) / 180/55ZR17M/C(73W) (Tubeless)
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Yamaha MT-09 is available in 3 different colors namely Night Fluo, Matte Dark Gray & Deep Purplish Blue.
Yamaha MT-09 Matte Dark Gray
Yamaha MT-09 Deep Purplish Blue
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Quick Compare With Yamaha MT-09 Competitors
|₹ 10.2 - 10.55 L||₹ 10.43 - 12.07 L||₹ 16.43 - 19.28 L||₹ 19 - 24 L||₹ 20.3 - 24.55 L||₹ 17.9 - 22.5 L|
|C&B Expert Rating|
|847.0 CC||765.0 CC||999.0 CC||1170.0 CC||999.0 CC||999.0 CC|
|6 Gears||6 Gears||6 Gears||6 Gears||6 Gears||6 Gears|
|19 KM/L||19.10 Km/L||18.00 Km/L||22.00 Km/L||17.00 Km/L||21.00 Km/L|
|87.50 bhp||80.00 Nm||114.00 Nm||116.00 Nm||113.00 Nm||114.00 Nm|
|113.40 Nm||118.40 bhp||189.00 bhp||110.00 bhp||206.00 bhp||162.00 bhp|
|Hydraulic Dual Disc/Hydraulic Single Disc||Twin floating discs, Brembo M4.32 4-piston radial monobloc calipers, OC-ABS (Front) / Single disc, Brembo single piston caliper, OC-ABS (Rear)||Hydraulic Discs With 4-piston Calipers (Nissin/Brembo) (Front) / Hydraulic Disc With -piston Caliper (Rear)||Dual Discs (Front) / Disc (Rear)||Twin disc brake, diameter, 4.5 mm, 4-piston fixed caliper (5 mm M wheels) (Front) / Single disc brake, diameter, 1-piston floating caliper (Rear)||Twin Disc (Front) / Disc (Rear)|
|Fuel Tank Capacity|
|14.0 L||15.0 L||16.0 L||18.0 L||16.5 L||17.5 L|
|MT-09 vs Street Triple||MT-09 vs CBR 1000RR||MT-09 vs R nine T||MT-09 vs S 1000 RR||MT-09 vs S 1000 R|
Yamaha MT-09 Videos
Yamaha MT-09 has 2 videos of detailed review, pros & cons, comparison & variant explained, test drive experience, features, specs, interior & exterior details and more.
About Yamaha MT-09
The 2019 arrival, the MT-09 from Yamaha, gets the same three cylinder 847 cc in-line liquid cooled engine that makes 113.4 BHP at 10,000 RPM and 87.5 Nm of peak torque at 8500 RPM. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox with Quick Shift System or QSS for rapid up shifting. The motorcycle gets traction control and ABS, complete with the assist and slipper clutch along with front USD 41 mm forks and a rear adjustable monoshock. There are 298 mm dual front discs in tandem with a single rear dic. The kerb weight of the motorcycle is 193 Kg.
The MT-09 gets the Night Fluo paint choice which is also available in newer color shades. The logo now gets red finishing for the fuel tank as well. With the exception of the new color theme, there are no major changes in terms of styling for the Yamaha MT-09. It retains the twin-pod LED headlights inspired by alien themes alogn with the sleek and edgy 14 litre fuel tank and also the split seats. The alloy wheels get red paint which contrasts against the colors available.
Yamaha MT-09 Expert Review
The sport-naked, 847cc, Yamaha MT-09, comes with a new colour scheme as well as a price hike in 2019. The bike comes in two petrol variants: STD and Neo Roadster. The bike sports three sporty and attractive colour options: Night Fluo, Matte Dark Grey and Deep Purplish Blue.
How is the design?
The bike sports a muscular fuel tank and a radical design language. It also features a split alien-inspired twin-pod headlamp setup at the front, which is paired with a LED DRLs and a LED headlamp. Along with that, the bike also features a revised seat, svelte tail section and a bigger air-intake scoop. True to its body style, the MT-09 provides an upright riding position to the riders. The Night Fluo paint along with other attractive colour options, adds to the sporty look of the bike. The logo features a red finishing and to add to the defining feature of this stunning bike, an edgy fuel tank is also integrated. The split seats in tandem look even better with red painted alloy wheels.
How is the performance?
The MT-09 is powered by an in-line three cylinder, 847cc engine, which has the capacity to churn out a peak torque of 87.5Nm at 8,500rpm, and a maximum power of 113.4BHP at 10,000rppm. The engine of the Yamaha MT-09 is paired with a 6-speed gearbox with QSS (Quick Shift System) to speed up gear shifting. An ABS in tandem is integrated in the bike along with a traction control, and this is mated to slipper assist and clutch. Considering the current standard of today’s motorbikes, the power of Yamaha MT-09 is not earth-shattering, but for a light-heavyweight sport naked bike, it is quite respectable. The in-gear acceleration of the bike is excellent, and this is possible with sensible gearing and good spread of torque to make rapid driving better from lower rpm and with sensible speed.
How does the Yamaha MT-09 ride?
Overall, the ride quality of the Yamaha MT-09 is impressive. The bike features a telescopic forks front suspension, along with a swingarm rear suspension, which has a good absorbing power. Therefore, with the monoshock at the rear and the 41mm inverted fork at the front, it would not be a concern for riders while riding over potholes and bumps, as well as undulated roads. The bike offers an upright riding position to the riders, and it is not expected that the riders would find it uncomfortable while taking the machine out for long drives.
How comfortable is the Yamaha MT-09?
The riding posture is aggressive and quite comfortable at the same time, giving the rider an upright riding position. It is easy to slide the seat a little back as well. On the outside, the bike appears to be nibble, light and agile, and it offers unmatched comfort to the rider with excellent refinement and throttle response, making it an ideal motorbike for daily short-distance commuting as well as long rides. The bike features well-cushioned split seats, which is long enough to accommodate two adult riders comfortably. However, the pillion might feel uncomfortable due to the lack of backrest. The bike comes with an 820mm seat height, and mounting the bike is much easier.
How's the tech?
The 2019 Yamaha MT-09 is packed with a range of attractive tech features and for a bike, which is priced at 10.55 Lakhs, modern features are quite expected. The following are the features integrated in the bike:
- Traction Control System
- Muffler Cover sculpted to enhance agility
- Swingarm Mounted Rear Fender
- Lightweight and compact engine
- Engine Kill Switch
- Tachometer Digital
- Speedometer Digital
- Low Battery Indicator
- Trip Metre Type Digital
- Gear Indicator
- Trip Metre count
- Fuel Gauge
- Low-Oil Indicator
The bike’s electronic package consists of a three-position D-Mode function, which enables the rider to adjust engine power, ABS and two-mode traction control.
How's the mileage of the Yamaha MT-09?
As claimed by Yamaha, the bike has the capacity to return a fuel economy of 19 Km/L, and as per the ARAI mileage, the Yamaha MT-09 returns a fuel economy of 25.85 Kmpl. However, as claimed by experts, the motorbike is able to return a mileage of 23.8 Km/L on the highway and in the city boulevards as well.
Is the Yamaha MT-09 good value for money?
Owing to its overall performance, the Yamaha MT-09 can be considered as a value buy in the high-end segment. With a hefty price tag and high maintenance, the company has been able to win the hearts of the customers with its quality ride and on-road performance. In terms of features, design, and comfort, the Yamaha MT-09 has also exhibited an impressive performance,
How is the after sales service?
The after first sales service of the Yamaha MT-09 is provided to check the fuel hoses for damage or cracks, and to clean and check the condition of the spark plugs. The after sales service also covers adjustment and clearance of valves. The Air-Induction System and Fuel-Injection System are covered in the after-sales service as well. The first service is provided after 1000 Km, and after that it is provided after every 10,000 Km.
Which motorbikes compete in this segment?
The other motorbikes competing in the same segment as Yamaha MT-09 are Triumph Street Triple, Kawasaki Z800, Suzuki GSR750, MV Agusta Brutale B3 675, Ducati Monster 796, and so on.
Verdict (Value for money)
Despite the price tag of over 10 Lakhs, Yamaha is considered as a good value for money owing to its high-quality performance and design. Moreover, the bike is an ideal choice for long drives, and city commuting, and the naked sports bike is a perfect urban cruiser. However, the price point is high, and people looking for bikes for regular commuting, there are many cheaper and affordable options out there. Moreover, with Yamaha MT-09, riders might experience recurring clutch issues at times. Another major issue for riders is that there is limited-service network in India and the maintenance of the bike is high. Despite all that, the bike features an excellent and comfortable riding position, with top-class braking setup, and it also comes with a powerful engine with ample torque.
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