August 13, 2022

A European press launch from Italy is speaking about Yamaha’s current transfer to make their fashionable XSR900 A2-compliant, in an effort to achieve a wider vary of riders – and rumors are saying that the trimmed machine will probably be in European markets as early  September.

1 / 4 view of this yr’s XSR900. Picture courtesy of CycleWorld.

“Riders should be at the very least 18 years previous to acquire an A2 license,” explains a report from RideApart.

“Bikes throughout the class should not exceed 47 horsepower, and riders should preserve the A2 standing for 2 years earlier than transferring as much as the total A license. Except the rider is 24 years of age or older, they can not skip the intermediate A2 class, forcing many children to study the ropes on extra manageable bikes.”

A Honda CBR500R against pavement and a building
A Honda CBR500R. Picture courtesy of MCN.

Yammie isn’t the primary firm to proceed to capitalize on this area of interest market; with Honda’s CBR500R/CB500X, Ducati’s Scrambler Sixty2, and Royal Enfield’s Interceptor 650/Continental 650/Himalayan tearing up the roads, A2 license holders have a wonderful choice to select from.

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A Yamaha XSR900 in the bid to bring awareness of an upcoming A2-compliant variant for Q4 of this year.
1 / 4 view of this yr’s XSR900. Picture courtesy of MotoWorld.

We are able to’t wait to see how Yammie might be refreshing the XSR900 to adjust to these rules. Keep tuned, for the reason that hints of a September drop for this beastie will probably imply upcoming updates as to how the model plans on going in regards to the XSR900’s refresh.

Drop a remark letting us know what you suppose, and as ever – keep secure on the twisties.

*Media sourced from MotoWorld, CycleWorld, and PipeBurn*
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