The Yamaha MT-10 2022 has been officially revealed with a futuristic design, and is equipped with a more powerful engine and modern TFT color screen of the Yamaha YZF-R1. Along with the MT-Series naked bike line, the MT-10 model has finally been upgraded by the Japanese automaker at the end of this year, although the two juniors MT-07 and MT-09 have had a new version since last year. Similar to its two juniors, the new Yamaha MT-10 has been comprehensively improved in terms of design and engine.
In terms of appearance, the Yamaha MT-10 2022 continues to maintain the street warrior Roadster design with a minimalist plastic design, but still exudes a muscular and aggressive look thanks to the characteristic lines in the fuel tank and the headlight. . The headlight of the new Yamaha MT-10 has been shortened, omitted sharp details and replaced with a soft rounded design in both the windshield and the face shape.
The fuel tank of the car also has similar changes to highlight the strong look of the car. Another notable change is the design of the taillights with a larger size, the brake light face has a T-shaped shape that simulates the MT-Series logo beautifully.
According to Yamaha, the entire lighting system on the Yamaha MT-10 applies LED technology. Notably, the redesigned projector LED headlights with many beautifully cut corners, compensate for the lack of angularity in the overall vehicle. Right above are two long, soft LED strips that replace the small V-shaped position lights in the old version.
Besides the innovation in appearance, the power of the Yamaha MT-10 also has a big change. Although still equipped with a powerful CP4 engine block with a 4-cylinder crossplane setup, capacity of 998cc, but this engine of MT-10 has been calibrated to meet Euro 5 emission standards, and has increased capacity from 158 to 164 hp at 11,500 rpm; torque increased from 111 to 112 Nm at 9,000 rpm.
The power of the engine is increased thanks to the use of die-cast aluminum pistons, deflected arms and cylinders that are directly plated to maximize performance, while a number of new components inside the engine also. help torque increase faster and more evenly in the range from 4,000 – 8,000 rpm.
New equipment on the Yamaha MT-10 2022 can include a 4.2-inch TFT color screen similar to the Sportbike R1 capable of connecting to smartphones. This is also the place to display information about electronic systems such as 6-axis IMU sensor, driving mode, slip control feature, front wheel stall control system, traction control, dynamic braking control. muscle.
The legs of the car include KYB suspension, disc brakes and Brembo brakes, 17-inch cast rims with Bridgestone Battlax Hypersport S22 tires.
In Europe, the Yamaha MT-10 2022 will be sold in February 2022 with 3 color options: Blue Gray (Cyan Storm), Blue Black (Icon Blue), and Black (Tech Black).