Yamaha XT660Z Tenere

Another Adventurous Enduro You Can't Buy Here

By Roland Brown, Photography by Dentsu Live

Tech Spec
Yamaha's XT660R dual-sport gets a Dakar-inspired makeover.

BMW G650, Husqvarna TE610, Kawasaki KLR650, KTM 690 Enduro, Suzuki DR650SE.

Price na
Engine type l-c four-stroke single
Valve train SOHC, 4v
Displacement 660cc
Transmission 5-speed
Claimed horsepower 48.0 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Claimed torque 42.8 lb.-ft. @ 5500 rpm
Frame Tubular-steel single cradle
Front suspension 43mm fork
Rear suspension Single shock with adjustable spring preload
Front brake Dual twin-piston calipers, 298mm discs
Rear brake Single-piston caliper, 245mm disc
Front tire 90/90-21 Michelin Sirac
Rear tire 130/80-17 Michelin Sirac
Seat height 35.2 in.
Wheelbase 59.3 in.
Fuel capacity 6.1 gal.
Claimed dry weight 403 lbs.


Verdict 3.5/5 stars
Nice bike, shame you can't get to Tenere from here.

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