Upon its introduction in 2014, the MT-09 instantly became one of the most acclaimed motorcycles on the market. Powered by an exciting 847 cc three-cylinder engine, the popular naked sport roadster features fully adjustable suspension, three riding modes, traction control, slipper clutch, standard ABS and aggressive "twin eye" LED headlights. Experience the thrill of riding every time you hit the road.
The MT-09's liquid-cooled four-stroke, 847 cc inline three-cylinder fuel-injected engine features a downdraft intake and The engine has been tuned to provide plenty of low-to-mid-range torque with strong yet linear throttle response.
The MT-09 features an aggressively styled twin-eye headlight assembly that gives this best-selling naked sport a more menacing look. The slanting dual headlights are equipped with four LED bulbs, accompanied by dual LED positioning lights.
Features & Benefits
Slim, compact, 847cc, DOHC, 4- valve, liquid-cooled, 42.5 degree inclined, inline-three cylinder engine. The engine has been tuned to provide plenty of low & mid-range torque with strong yet linear throttle response.
Valve adjustment intervals are every 42,000 kms.
120 degree crankshaft.
Lightweight "coupling force balancer" is used to reduce engine vibration for excellent rider comfort.
"Fracture split" connecting rods feature a "nut less" design.
Lightweight, forged, aluminum short skirt pistons.
Direct ceramic composite plated cylinder uses "liner less" bores.
Offset cylinder design.
One-piece cylinder and upper crankcase assembly.
Lightweight hollow camshafts.
Crankcases feature a "Tri-Axis" layout for the crank, main & drive axles.
Closed loop Mikuni, 41mm, throttle body fuel injection system.
Yamaha Chip Control Throttle (YCC-T).
Yamaha D-Mode variable throttle control ... 3 modes available.
Traction control system with 2 modes plus off.
Electronic Control Unit (ECU) utilizes a powerful 32-bit processor for fast control of the injection, engine management & ignition processes.
Air box features dual resonator chambers & unequal internal intake funnel lengths for all 3 cylinders.
Compact 6-speed transmission.
Compact, slipper (back limiter) clutch with assist.
Accessory quick shifter ready.
Revised, compact, low mounted, 3 into 1 exhaust system.
Flat design radiator with new side scoops.
Wet sump lubrication system with liquid-cooled oil cooler & easy access drain plug & oil filter.
Maintenance-free transistor controlled ignition (TCI).
Air Injection System (AIS... not ram air) injects fresh air into exhaust ports to fully burn any unburnt fuel, reducing exhaust emissions.
CHASSIS / SUSPENSION
CF (Controlled Filling) die cast, twin spar, diamond-type, aluminum frame
Riding position is one of the most important features of the MT-09 chassis.
Key chassis geometry figures include:
Detachable, round tube steel rear sub frame.
Externally mounted, C.F. (Controlled Filling) die cast aluminum, truss-type rear swingarm.
Fully adjustable, 41mm inverted fork offers 137mm (5.4") of wheel travel.
Lightweight, aluminum upper & lower triple clamps.
Adjustable link-type Monocross rear suspension with 130 mm (5.1") of wheel travel.
ABS equipped, dual 298 mm floating front discs squeezed by radial mount, mono-block, 4-piston calipers.
ABS equipped, 245 mm rear disc squeezed by a lightweight single piston, slide-type Nissin caliper.
Anti-lock braking system (ABS).
Lightweight, cast-aluminum 10-spoke wheels.
Conventional, tapered aluminum handlebar.
14-litre steel fuel tank.
One piece, long design rider & passenger seat.
Compact, liquid crystal multi-function meter / instrument.
Super aggressive, LED "twin eye" headlights with LED position lights.
4 - LED tail light with unique running / brake light display.
Forged aluminum, swingarm mounted rear fender & license plate holder.
NOTE: The MT-09 offers a significant level of power and performance. It is not intended for novice or inexperienced riders.