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Yamaha Motorcycle Reviews
2014 Yamaha FZ-09 | FIRST RIDE
Sorry, can’t talk. Doing a wheelie.
2014 Yamaha FJR1300ES | FIRST LOOK
Electronic suspension comes to the FJR.
2013 Yamaha FZ8 | Short Shift
Now in its second iteration, the FZ8 shares the most DNA with its larger sibling, the FZ1, using the same frame, swingarm, and dash.
2014 Yamaha FZ-09 | First Look
So Long FZ8, Hello Wicked Cool, High-Value Triple
2013 Yamaha FJR1300A | First Ride
Not All New, But Mostly
Yamaha Moto Cage-Six Concept Bike
Wondering what Yamaha's production crossplane triple-powered motorcycle might look like?
Yamaha WR450F | Dirt
More than the Sum of its Parts
2012 Yamaha YZ450F | Dirt
When Yamaha dropped the reverse-top-end bomb on the 450cc class in 2010, the YZ450F was radical and readily embraced by professional racers.
2012 Yamaha YZF-R1 | First Ride
MotoGP traction control for the masses.
Yamaha FZ8 Naked Bike | First Ride
Mind the gap
2012 Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré | First Ride
Comfortable, capable and coming soon to a dealer near you.
Yamaha Fazer8 Motorcycle | First Ride
For their eyes only
Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré | First Ride
From Dakar with love
2010 Yamaha YZ125 | Short Shift
The last two-stroke
2010 Yamaha YZ450F - Final Answer?
A backwards cylinder is just the beginning
2009 Yamaha T-Max - Short Shift
V-Max For The Step-Through Set
The New 2009 Yamaha FZ6R - Starter Supersport
Who says your first streetbike can't be fun?
2009 Yamaha YZF-R1 - The Game Changer
Yamaha's Crossplane Crankshaft Changes Everything
Yamaha XT660Z Tenere
Another Adventurous Enduro You Can't Buy Here
2008 Yamaha WR250X/R - Pocket Rockets
Will that be Supermoto Lite or Demi Dual-Sport?
2008 Yamaha YZF-R6 - First Ride
Fly-By-Wire Throttle,Variable-Length Intake Tracts And Other Electronic Trickery Make The '08 R6 The Most Potent Yet.
2007 Yamaha R1 - First Ride
Check out our first ride on the 2007 Yamaha R1!
First Ride: 2006 Yamaha FZ1
Smaller, lighter and cooler than before.
First Ride: 2006 Yamaha FJR 1300AE
New computer-controlled clutch for 2006
Yamaha, long the most cruiser-conscious Asian motorcycle maker, has rebranded its cruiser line as Star Motorcycles. Yamaha was the first...
2005 Yamaha YZF R6
Mount Palomar's 11-mile East Grade is the road less traveled. It's faster and more flowing than the technical, first- and second-gear South...
2004 Yamaha FZ6
No doubt about it -- we were genuinely surprised when Yamaha told us its new FZ6 would be offered in America in 2004. After all, this...
First Ride: 2002 Yamaha YZF-R1
When Yamaha's "new" YZF-R1 was unveiled at last year's Milan show, everyone wondered how Yoshikazu Koike and his design team-still under...
First Ride: 2002 Yamaha FZ1
Spaining the globe to ride Yamaha's zippy new naked bike
First Ride: 2003 Yamaha YZF-R6
Yamaha has flown motorcycling's international press corps to Almeria, Spain, to take a crack at the 2003 R6.
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