Yamaha Motor Company unveiled the custom concept model of the MT-09 Tracer to be exhibited at the 2015 Tokyo Motorcycle Show started March 27 until 29. The MT-09 Tracer is a crossover model that was based on the large sports model of the MT-09 launched on February 10, 2015.
The custom concept model to be exhibited will be equipped with carbon fiber parts in every portion such as its front fenders and tank. In addition, it is also equipped with a short screen, blue forged aluminum wheels, front forks capable of initial adjustment, and a rear suspension (under development). These parts are scheduled to be released in the market in the near future.
The MT-09 Tracer is highly impressive with its appearance as a crossover model. However, this concept model was made to be more sporty. The person in charge of Yamaha said that it was developed with a certain consciousness to its performance.
(Translated by Claire Marie Sausora)