A reinvented adventure bike for Yamaha and a potential direct contender for the other adventure bikes like the single cylinder KTM adventure bikes and also maybe new contender for the Dakar Rally.
2008 Yamaha Tenere
Trail motorcycles are very popular these days, and now some say that Yamaha is currently working on the future generation of Yamaha Tenere, a new model of the mythical bike who won several times the Dakar Rally.
The bike will be equipped with the motor that mounts the MT03 of electronic injection and the rumor says that they could present it in the next hall Milan at the end of this year.
The bike will have brand new multi tubular chassis made out of steel and the wheels would be conventional 21 front inches and 17 inches the back.
The instrument cluster will be also new and may feature a GPS, at last the front would be inspired from the Tenere of the Dakar and the rear light will be made with LED.