At this time, the retail price of the new 2016 Yamaha XSR700 is still an estimate, the numbers start at $7,500. The official fixed price will be set at the International Auto Event or on the official launch date. We can say that the Heritage side of Yamaha will move forward with this 2016 edition. Yamaha named this vehicle, “Faster Sons,” as its best label, and because – the name is based on its reliable, incomparable performance. To give all of the global worldwide fans excellent bikes – Yamaha chose Los Angeles as the home-based facilities, with the high-skilled engineer from Japan, Shinya Kimura. The style of this new breed is retro, with a mix of classic street vibe that pays homage to the XS650 edition.
The retro details of the 2016 Yamaha XSR700 will also be noticeable in the seating material, which will be a two-textured leather. This seat is customizable with the bolt located on the rear sub-frame. There are a huge number of high-quality parts on this vehicle that combining with its classic style. The front end will have old-school style headlights with an aluminum tank. This new XSR700 will have a light body, its total weight is around 186 kg. Each spec will be in carefully installed, which is why it has be Pirelli Phantom Tires. For riders who don’t want to be seated high on a bike – this motorcycle offers a low setting. The displacement provides the 700cc with Inline 2 cylinders engine.
We might wonder if the new 2016 Yamaha XSR700 can satisfy professional riders’ tastes. The answer will be yes, indeed, and we can see plenty of professional grade equipment that Yamaha has included in this XSR700 edition. This future bike series will have special highlights, such as the 270-degree crank for solid and uncompromising acceleration and traction. And last but not least – there are two color variations that Yamaha will provide, Forest Green and Garage Metal. (via Motorcycle.com)