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New Yamaha MT-10 SP, MT-09, SCR950 – 2016 Intermot


At 2016 Intermot Motorcycle Show an updated version of MT-09 has been revealed along with the MT-10 SP and SCR950.

2017 Yamaha MT-10 SP revealed at the 2016 Intermot Show is seen in Silver Blue Carbon colour scheme. It gets Öhlins Electronic Racing Suspension (ERS), Thin Film Transistor (TFT) instrumentation and Suspension Control Unit (SCU) which takes into account data from a series of sensors for optimum riding conditions.

The TFT instrumentation allows the rider to view a wide range of information while an LCD meter offers superior high definition display in color. The rider can opt for dark or light backgrounds depending on the time of the day or night.

The three year old Yamaha MT-09 gets significant updates as is seen on the model on display at the Intermot Show. New MT-09 gets new twin eye headlamps, a new front and rear end besides slim running lights situated below the headlights.


It continues to sport a full function LCD dashboard while instruments are located closer to the headlight assembly while indicators move closer to the radiator. Seating is flatter and 5mm higher than its earlier counterpart while offering better support to the rider.

Yamaha SCR950 street scrambler to be available from February 2017 will receive red and black color options. It will be seen powered by V twin 942 engine offering 38 kW power at 5,500 rpm and 79.5 Nm torque at 3,000 rpm.


It is on display with features that include a flat one piece seat offering elevated ride position of 830mm, new steel fins and side plates while ground clearance stands at 145mm. Based on the XV950, the new SCR 950 also gets wide handlebars, aluminum rims and spoked wheels fitted with heavy duty tyres. Set for sales in France from February 2017, the Yamaha SCR9850 could be priced below € 10,000.


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Former freelance writer, Pearl Daniels is in the auto industry since 2011, having established herself as a widely read staff writer since 2013. Her keen eye for industry news, daily need to break down latest events, and quest to not miss a single launch detail, gives you the most refreshing morning news on weekdays.

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