You would figure a former MotoGP World Champion and one of the top motorcycle racers on the planet would have his pick for a streetbike. Not if he doesn’t have a motorcycle license and is practicing for his riding test however. In 2010 MotoGP Champion Jorge Lorenzo‘s case, his ride is the Yamaha YBR250. Lorenzo, […]
The Yamaha FZ-09 Really Can Do It All – Video
Around here, it’s no secret we’re fans of the Yamaha FZ-09 (MT-09 for those reading this outside the U.S.). It’s a great do-it-all motorcycle, and for $7990 it’s a great value, too. Apparently, Mark Toia is well aware of how useful the FZ-09 can be as well.
Toia was extremely impressed with the versatility of the FZ-09 and how easy it was to ride. He says, it “would make a great work bike, stunt bike, race bike, cruise bike… [it's] actually great for almost anything!” This versatility became the inspiration for the video below, where Toia decided to “build the films idea around those points.” He continues, “I wanted to show the bike actually doing what impressed me so much when I first rode it.”
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