The Yamaha XT660Z Tenere is considered one of the most reliable dual purpose bikes in its class and there is no wonder why as this bike is as tough as a Samurai.
Apart from the standard model, the motorcycle is also available in a touring version. The touring model comes with extra luggage capacity and increased protection elements which further enhance its practicality.
This metal beast is propelled by a liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, 4-valve, single-cylinder, SOHC engine that churns out a maximum power of 35.0 kW (48.0PS) at 6,000 rpm and 58.0 Nm (5.92 kg-m) of torque at 5,500 rpm. The engine’s power is kept under control by a modern constant mesh transmission.
Other features that are worthy of being mentioned include the tough steel steel tube diamond-shaped chassis, the 23 liter fuel tank and the large capacity 30L side cases.
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Jump on the saddle, put on your helmet, fire up the engine and start riding in your wildest adventures next to the Yamaha XT660. Every bit of this motorcycle screams adrenaline while its rugged design language inspires confidence and power.
This tasty dual purpose bike was especially created for those who search a versatile motorcycle that is able to deal effortless with both the highways and the dirty tracks.
The secret behind the Yamaha XT66Z Tenere’s abilities is a powerful liquidcooled, 4-valve, 4-stroke SOHC single-cylinder engine that produces a maximum power of 35.0 kW (48.0PS) at 6,000 rpm and 58.0 Nm (5.92 kg-m) of torque at 5,500 rpm. The engine is fed by a pretty generous 23-litre fuel tank which offers a decent range, so you won’t need to stop for refueling more than usual.
The 2-stroke unit is brought to life by an electric starter and its power is sent to the ground through a constant mesh transmission.
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Featuring a classic appearance and equipped with the latest technologies in the business, the new 2013 Harley-Davidson FLD Dyna Switchback is ready to rock.
Like its predecessors, 2013 Harley-Davidson FLD Dyna Switchback is a fairly versatile motorcycle, being able to transform from a cruising bike into a touring one without any problems.
As far as ergonomics are concerned, the motorcycle comes with full length foorboards, a spacious seat that can accommodate two persons, a detachable windscreen and a modern handlebar.
Unlike the international model that is equipped with the old engine, the USA version comes with a fresh rubber-mounted twin Cam 103B, 1690cc unit with electronic sequential port and fuel Injection (ESPFI). In terms of power the engine delivers a maximum torque of 100 ft. lbs. at 3500 RPM and offers a combined fuel consumption of 42 mpg (5.6 L/100 km).
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The 2013 Yamaha Fazer8 ABS offers a great mix between comfort and practicality and is packed with a lot of modern features that help it tackle anything you’ll throw at it.
At the heart of the motorcycle lies a high-tech 779 cc inline 4-cylinder engine that cranks out 78.1 kW (106.2PS) at 10,000 rpm and 82.0 Nm (8.4 kg-m) of torque at 8,000 rpm. The engine is brought to life by an electric starter and is kept in leash by a modern constant mesh transmission.
The motorcycle is built on a supersportstyle lightweight aluminum Deltabox frame which is combined with an upside-down telescopic fork and a rear monoshock with spring preload adjustment.
You also get Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) as standard equipment. This system helps you prevent front and rear wheel lock up while braking on slippery surfaces.
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The CFMoto 650TK is a modern tourer that has a lot to love. For the starters is comes with a pretty sporty design language that underlines its dynamic character. It also offers a pretty relaxed riding position which is perfectly suited for both short and long journeys.
Once on board, you are met by a modern instrument display that keeps you posted on various stats. You’ll also like the ergonomically design handlebar and the non-intrusive fuel tank.
At the heart of the CFMoto 650TK “beats” a 650cc liquid cooled parallel twin engine that rewards you with a maximum power of 60.35 hp at 8500 rpm and 56Nm @ 7000rpm. For adequate performances, the engine features EFI technology and is paired with a 6-speed transmission.
The CFMoto 650TK is offered with a starting price of $6,990 and comes with a two years, unlimited Km warranty.
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The CFMoto V5 Cruz 250 may not impress you with its dull appearance, but you’ll certainly like the agility of its 250 cc, four stroke, liquid cooled engine. In terms of power, the engine cranks out 11kw (14.97HP) at 7000rpm and a maximum torque of 17.6Nm at 5500 rpm. The engine’s power is kept in leash by a CVT automatic transmission which offers smooth shifts and puts efficiency on the first place. It’s also worthy of being mentioned that the 250cc unit is fed by a pretty generous 17 liter fuel tank.
The motorcycle’s speed is kept under control by 300X4mm front and 220X4mm hydraulic single disc brakes.
For increased practicality the CFMoto V5 Cruz 250 can be equipped with optional panniers and a rear top box.
The CFMoto V5 Cruz 250 comes with a Black and Silver paint job and features a two year limited factory warranty.
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The 2013 Star Motorcycle Bolt R Spec is a modern motorcycle wrapped in a pretty classic design.
As far as the ergonomics are concerned, the 2013 Star Motorcycle Bolt R-Spec features a low seat height a perfectly angled handlebar and a non intrusive 3.2 gallon fuel tank. Thanks to this features, the Star Motorcycle Bolt R spec offers a pretty upright and relaxed riding position.
The motorcycle is powered by a 58 cubic inch (942 cc), air-cooled, 60° V-twin engine paired with a 5 speed multiplate wet clutch transmission.
The company says that the fuel injection and ignition timing maps were “carefully chosen specifically for this bike” so you can expect to pretty good overall performances and strong low- and mid-range torque.
The 2013 Star Motorcycle Bolt R Spec is offered with a starting price of $ 8,290.
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The 2013 Yamaha XJ6 Diversion is one of the most versatile sport bikes developed by the Japanese manufacturer. The bike is not only versatile, is also good looking, featuring a fresh design language that inspires agility and dynamism.
The motorcycle is powered by a smooth and responsive 600 cc, inline 4-cylinder engine that cranks out a maximum power of 57.0 kW (77.5PS) at 10,000 rpm and 59.7 Nm (6.1 kg-m) of torque at 8,000 rpm. The engine is brought to life by an electric starter and is mated on a constant mesh transmission.
But power without control is useless; thereby the motorcycle is built on a tubular frame with 41mm front forks and Yamaha’s monocross rear suspension system.
Other features worthy of being mentioned include a half fairing for added wind protection, low seat height for easy low-speed maneuverability, a 17 litres fuel tank and an optional 39- or 50-litre top case.
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Like the previous model, the 2013 Bolt features a distinctive design language that underlines the sporty character of the motorcycle. The list of fresh components for the 2013 model includes the 3.2 gallon fuel tank, belt drive, front and rear wheels, digital meter and steel fenders. You’ll also like the slim body, the imposing headlight and the refined lines that are working together ot give the motorcycle a tough yet modern appearance.
As far as ergonomics are concerned, the 2012 Star Motorcycle Bolt features a low seat height and a convenient handlebar. Due to these two elements you get a pretty upright riding position that is perfect for both long and short journeys.
The 2013 Star Motorcycle Bolt is equipped with a 58 cubic inch (942cc), air-cooled, 60° V-twin unit which sends power to the rear wheel through a 5-speed multiplate transmission with wet clutch.
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One of the newest models launched in the supersport touring category is the 2013 Kawasaki Versys 1000. The 2013 edition has received a few upgrades which help it stay ahead of the pack.
Like the previous generations, the 2013 Kawasaki Verys 1000 was carefully design to offer a high level of refinement, comfort and reliability.
As far as design is concerned, the 2013 Kawasaki Versys 1000 features a contemporary cutting edge style that combines the classic Kawasaki lines with modern details.
Power comes from a 1,043 cc, In-line Four, DOHC engine that offers a sharp throttle response, strong torque at all rpm (especially in the low-mid range), and a tasty sound. The engine’s power is kept in check by a six speed transmission.
There is also available a choice of Full Power or Low Power modes which allows you to set power delivery to suit various preference and conditions.
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