Yamaha Niken: the ultimate sport tourer is coming


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Yamaha Niken  sports tourer

Yamaha Motor Company is a Japanese motorcycle manufacturer; producing motorcycles since 1955. Currently, in the new era of motorcycling, sport touring is setting a norm. So with the same notion, Yamaha is developing the ultimate sports tourer - Yamaha Niken.

Yamaha Niken Multiwheel
Yamaha Niken Multiwheel

First of all, new riders are in favor of a sports motorcycle worldwide. The most important reason to prefer a sports motorcycle for touring is its agility, control, and weight. In general, cruisers are traditionally very heavy and difficult to maneuver on the curvy roads or tight spaces. Hence, more and more riders prefer sports motorcycles over cruisers.



Yamaha Niken Overview

Yamaha Niken is the first motorcycle which will get two tires along with the revolutionary Multi-wheel chassis. This exclusive arrangement of two tires at the front along with chassis results in unparalleled control for a motorcycle.

Yamaha Niken Front
Yamaha Niken Front View

The two wheels at the front give exceptional stopping power and confidence while cornering. These tires lean in unison; doubling the amount of available grip at the front. In addition, the front tires also give more comfort and control. Furthermore, all this happens without compromising the natural handlebar feel.



Yamaha Niken features

As already mentioned, the bike features first of its kind multi-wheel chassis. This chassis permits two wheels at the front. In addition, Niken also comes with radical styling including graceful curves and mass forward design. The design also highlights the Leaning Multi-wheel system (LMW).

Yamaha Niken Multiwheel system
Yamaha Niken Multiwheel system

The Niken also gets new CP3 in-line three-cylinder motor producing exceptional torque and linear power delivery. The modern power-plant brings all the features of the two and four-cylinder engine while it remains compact in size and light in weight.

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