2013 Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touring

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The Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touring is a trustful partner for any adventure. The motorcycle was built with comfort in mind; thereby it offers a relaxed riding position thanks to its spacious seat and the ergonomically designed handlebar. You also get a pretty compact windscreen which despite its dimensions it does its job with dignity.

Compared to the standard version, the Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touring has a bigger luggage capacity and increased protection from the elements. Talking about luggage, you’ll certainly like the 30L Top case, the big side cases (60 L total capacity) and the spacious tank bag.

The motorcycle is powered by a shaft drive inline, 2-cylinder, liquid cooled engine with a displacement of 1,199cc. The engine delivers a peak power of 80.9 kW (110PS) at 7,250 rpm and 114.1 Nm (11.6 kg-m) of torque 6,000 rpm. All this power is kept in leash by a capable constant mesh transmission.

Hit the jump for more information on the Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touring.


Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touring

Yamaha build rugged and reliable adventure bikes which enable many riders to make their lifelong dreams come true. Whether riding around the world, across continents or dsicovering new places in your own country, every rider knows that they can
always put their trust in Yamaha.

The high-tech XT1200Z Super Ténéré and Dakar Rally inspired XT660Z Ténéré are the machines of choice for serious longdistance adventure seekers and with added luggage capacity and increased protection from the elements, XT-Z Touring models mean you can go further to discover your next adventure.

Go anywhere you desire – from Europe’s streets and highways through to dust and rocks of deepest Africa.

  • Shaft drive inline 2-cyl engine - 270- degree crank
  • Mass kept low and central for agile handling
  • Huge luggage capacity
  • Intelligent Unified Brake System and ABS
  • YCC-T, 3-stage traction control, Yamaha D-mode
  • Adjustable front and rear suspension
  • Heated grips and fog lights
  • Adjustable seat height
  • Hand guards and deflectors to protect hands
  • Tall screen for added wind deflection
  • Tank pad to protect paintwork
  • Tough spoked, tubeless aluminium rims

Shaft drive inline 2-cylinder engine - 270-degree crank

Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touring

Tear up tarmac and move mountains of sand with 1199cc of effortless, 270-degree inline 2-cylinder grunt. Big, flexible torque meets 110PS of quick-revving power in a big-bore engine that’s mounted low in the frame for sharper handling.

90L+ of storage

With a 30L Top case, 60L’s of side case capacity and a Tank bag for your belongings, depending on how big your kitchen sink is, you may even get that in as well! Such is the storage space on the Super Ténéré Touring, you may find that you extend you trip just to take advantage of the spare space you’ll have!

Heated grips and fog lights

The Super Ténéré Touring is designed to take you on long journeys in comfort whatever the weather. For added comfort, the Super Ténéré Touring is fitted with heated grips and fog lights, so Should the weather be cold and visibilty limited, you can take comfort in knowing your hands will be kept warm and your path lit.

Tall screen for added wind protection

Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touring

Long journeys can mean extended periods of high speed. To compliment the Super Ténéré’s already superb wind deflection, a tall screen is fitted to provide even further comfort.

Intelligent Unified Brake System + ABS

The smart ABS system predicts when the wheels are about to slide and smoothly intervenes. And the Unified Brake System lets you choose between braking both wheels with just the front lever, or controlling each wheel by touching the rear brake pedal first. Together they deliver exceptional control in a wide range of riding conditions.

YCC-T with 3-stage traction control

Choose how you want to ride and get on the gas with confidence. The Super Ténéré features advanced Yamaha Chip-Controlled Throttle (YCC-T) technology with 3-stage traction control that can be turned off when it’s time for a little rear-wheel steering in the dirt. The bike also has switchable Yamaha D-MODE engine mapping.


Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touring
Engine typeliquid-cooled
Bore x stroke98 mm x 79.5 mm
Compression ratio11.0 : 1
Maximum power80.9 kW (110PS) @ 7,250 rpm
Maximum torque114.1 Nm (11.6 kg-m) @ 6,000 rpm
Lubrication systemDry sump
Fuel systemElectronic Fuel Injection
Clutch typeWet
Ignition systemTCI
Starter systemElectric
Transmission systemConstant Mesh
Final transmissionShaft
FrameSteel tube backbone
Front suspension systemUpside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm
Front travel190 mm
Caster angle28º
Trail126 mm
Rear suspension systemSwingarm
Rear travel190 mm
Front brakeHydraulic dual disc, Ø 310 mm wave discs
Rear brakeHydraulic single disc, Ø 282 mm wave disc
Front tyre110/80R19M/C 59V
Rear tyre150/70R17M/C 69V
Overall length2,255 mm
Overall width980 mm
Overall height1,410 mm
Seat height845/870 mm
Wheel base1,540 mm
Minimum ground clearance205 mm
Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank)261 kg
Fuel tank capacity23 litres
Oil tank capacity4.2 litres

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