The Japanese company was well known for its musical instruments, but in 1955 it began producing motorcycles. It began with simple and inexpensive machines but has grown to its position as a powersports powerhouse, offering some of the best sportbikes, cruisers and off-road bikes on the market. It ranks second only to Honda as the leader among Japanese manufacturers.
Yamaha throws out a surprise in the form of a new two-stroke off-road racer, the YZ250X
The FZ-07 and FZ-09 are for two of the top-four-selling motorcycles Yamaha produces.
We compare two new 800cc-ish sport-adventure Triples in the Triumph Tiger 800 XRx and the Yamaha FJ-09.
Aprilia Shiver 750 vs. Suzuki GSX-S750 vs. Yamaha FZ-09
The Honda CBR300R, Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS, KTM RC390 and Yamaha YZF-R3 face off
Two radically different visions of scooters in the form of the Honda NM4 and the Yamaha TMAX, representing the different design intents of maxi-scooterdom
The 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 looks sensational but how does it measure up on the dyno?
If the 2014 Yamaha FZ-09 had one failing, it was its harsh throttle response.
The R3 is a bike gentle enough for a new rider, yet entertaining enough for an experienced rider.
Yamaha claims the TMAX is the sportbike of scooters. We investigate.
Yamaha might be late to the beginner bike market, but it was worth the wait.
In case it wasn’t clear from my 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 and R1M
That’s right, masters of the obvious, one of these things is not like the other ones. But what we found out as we rode around on these four is that each
The new Yamaha YZF-R1 and R1M have just raised the bar in the literbike war
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