Yamaha continues to expand its MT lineup (or FZ lineup for us North Americans) with a new stunt rider variant on the MT-07. Making its public debut tomorrow at the Intermot show in Cologne, the 2015 Yamaha MT-07 Moto Cage will likely be an exclusive model for the European market like the Street Rally and Sport Tracker variants of the MT-09.
Polish rider Rafal “Stunter13” Pasierbek has signed on to be Yamaha’s official stunt rider, performing at shows and competitions on the MT-07 Moto Cage. Here he is at work on the Moto Cage:
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The 689cc Parallel Twin engine is the same as with the regular MT-07 and FZ-07, claiming 73.8 hp at 9000 rpm and 50.1 ft-lb. at 6500 rpm. The chassis is also the same, except with some red components matching a new red engine guards, radiator guard, front wheel and rear wheel pin-striping.
The Moto Cage also comes equipped with hand guards, an adjustable headlight cowl and a new passenger seat. Optional accessories include an Akrapovic exhaust, red steel mesh air scoops and side covers and various billet components.