Yamaha has launched the 2019 MT-09 at Rs 10.55 lakh. The brand new mannequin encompasses a new ‘Ice Fluo’ color scheme that replaces ‘Night time Fluo’ seen on the 2018 mannequin. The 2019 mannequin is pricier than the earlier Yamaha MT-09.
The MT-09 was first launched in India in November 2017 at Rs 10.88 lakh. A reduction in CBU custom duties just a few months later, in March 2018 noticed the bike obtain an enormous value lower of Rs 1.three lakh, taking the value right down to Rs 9.5 lakh. Nevertheless, in keeping with a seller, the elevated greenback price referred to as for a value revision once more, taking the value again as much as Rs 10.four lakh. The newest replace has introduced with it one other revision in value, growing it by Rs 15,000 to Rs 10.55 lakh.
Whereas the bike continues to be obtainable in three color schemes, the gray and fluorescent yellow color scheme (Night time Fluo) has been changed with a white and pink mixture (Ice Fluo). The MT-09 is the corporate’s sport-naked bike that sits between within the MT-07 and MT-10 in international markets. It’s powered by an 847cc, three-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that makes 115hp and 87.5Nm of torque.
When it comes to competitors, the Yamaha MT-09 goes up towards the likes of the Triumph Avenue Triple S (Rs 9.19 lakh) and the Kawasaki Z900 (Rs 7.68 lakh, costs ex-showroom India).
(Yamaha costs are ex-showroom, Delhi)
(All different costs are ex-showroom, pan-India)