Yamaha is reportedly planning to open a new manufacturing facility in Pakistan. According to the Associated Press of Pakistan, Yamaha would invest $150 million in the new 50 acre facility, to be located in Karachi, Pakistan’s main seaport and financial hub. The plant would produce motorcycles for the Pakistani market, as well as models to […]
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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