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New Yamaha FJR1300A Sport Tourer is impressive


Yamaha FJR1300A is well known for its on road performance and sport touring potential and possessing one of the most efficient engines in the industry. For the coming year, Yamaha has updated the FJR1300A, giving it new styling and an electronically adjustable windshield, integrated front turn signals, new instrumentation and Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle system.

Traction control, cruise control, heated hand grips and other refinements are also to be seen on the new FJR1300A propelling it at the front of the Sport Touring class. The vehicle is on display at Motorcycle Live to be held at NEC from 24th November to 2nd December. Not only has the company concentrated on electronic and suspension upgrades but has added some styling enhancements as well.

These upgrades include a new fork and swingarm design with bodywork features such as air management system which controls cooling and heating temperatures. A new LED front turn signal, position lights and new upper cowl and side panels are also seen in the 2013 model. Yamaha FJR1300A will possess a 1298cc liquid cooled inline 4 cylinder DOHC 16 valve engine, will be offered in Stone gray color options and will be priced at $15,890.


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Sagar Patel

Sagar Patel

A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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