Yamaha

Live With This: 2019 Yamaha Niken GT Long-Term Review

A motorcycle by any other name… Ah, long-term test bikes. Oh, how we love them. And then we have to give them back, creating a

2020 Yamaha YZF-R1 and YZF-R1M First Look: Refined Superbikes (13 Fast Facts)

In the paddock of WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca during the Geico US Round of the 2019 FIM Superbike World Championship, Yamaha North America debuted the 2020 Yamaha YZF-R1

Yamaha FX Limited SVHO PWC Test

This personal watercraft performs with a crew of three. Yamaha’s FX Limited SVHO has long paired a luxurious ride with exclusive extras, but the 2019

Honda RC30 And Ducati V4R: State-Of-The-Art 30 Years Apart

Everyone reading this had one particular motorbike they drooled over as a child. For me, it started with the all-metal orange-tanked 1977 Kawasaki KD80 two-stroke

Yamaha RX-A1080 AV Receiver Review

Add some AI smarts to your surround sound What is the Yamaha RX-A1080? The Yamaha RX-A1080 is the latest mid-range entry in the company’s AVENTAGE line of

Yamaha MusicCast Vinyl 500 Wi-Fi turntable review: Stream your LPs to any room in your home

The ingenious Vinyl 500 gives you the best of both worlds: A traditional turntable that supports Yamaha’s MusicCast multi-room audio platform. Yamaha’s MusicCast Vinyl 500

Yamaha YAS-109 and YAS-209 TV sound bars have Alexa built-in

Yamaha has introduced two new home sound bars, the YAS-109 and YAS-209. Both models feature native Alexa voice control, enabling users to directly access Amazon’s

2019 MV Agusta Turismo Veloce Lusso SCS: Review & Vlog

My Day(s) on the 2019 MV Agusta Turismo Veloce Lusso SCS A few months ago, I was out riding in Southern California’s Santa Monica Mountains

Yamaha RX-A3080 Review

A Dolby Atmos DTS:X home cinema AV receiver with AI sound processing and 4k support What is the Yamaha RX-A3080? Yamaha has long pioneered the

A Tale Of Two Enduros: 2019 Honda CRF250RX Vs 2019 Yamaha YZ250FX

Off-road competition warriors from the land of the rising sun Not that long ago riders had only one option for a high-performance, 4-stroke 250 and

2020 Yamaha YZ450F – Motor and Chassis Updates (13 Fast Facts)

Although not an entirely new motocross motorcycle, the 2020 Yamaha YZ450F gets significantly upgraded for the coming year. The massaging of the YZ450F applies to

2020 Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Edition YZF-R3 First Look Review

Although the Yamaha YZF-R3 will be mechanically unchanged this year, the introduction of the 2020 Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Edition YZF-R3 might entice a few

2020 Yamaha YZ125X First Look: GNCC Racing Motorcycle (17 Fast Facts)

The resurgence of two-stroke off-road motorcycles continues with the 2020 Yamaha YZ125X. Based on the long-running Yamaha YZ125 motocrosser racer, the 2020 Yamaha YZ125X hits the GNCC

2020 Yamaha YZ450F First Look

After overhauling the YZ250F last year, Yamaha turned its sights to the YZ450F for 2020, giving the 450-class motocross racer a redesigned engine and a

Yamaha R-S202D review : This budget amp could be just what your system needs

For a while, we’ve struggled for any great wealth of budget stereo amplifiers we can wholeheartedly recommend. Yamaha appears to have taken it upon itself

2020 Yamaha Ténéré 700 Review (31 Fast Facts)

We Test the Euro-Spec Adventure Motorcycle Three years after we first salivated over spy photos of the blacked-out T7 prototype, we ride the all-new 2020

2021 Yamaha Tenere 700 Review – First Ride

When ol’ Brasstacks hit me on the mobile to assign the Yamaha Tenere 700 press launch to his favorite employee, a few things didn’t add

2019 Yamaha YZ250FX Review

In 2015, after Euro brands had been long dominating enduro and GNCC-type racing, Yamaha stepped into the game with a serious contender, a closed-course off-road

Yamaha MusicCast 50 Review

Yamaha’s MusicCast 50 is a higher-end multiroom speaker that’s an alternative to the Sonos Play:5 What is the Yamaha MusicCast 50? The Yamaha MusicCast 50

2019 Yamaha Niken GT Review: Motorcycling Redefined

We have tested hundreds of motorcycles at Ultimate Motorcycling, and it is rare that we test something that is inarguably revolutionary and revelatory. The 2019

Custom XV920, I Like It

Meanwhile at BikeBrewers.com, in the Netherlands, our friend Joeri posted this custom Yamaha XV920 from New York. Well, he posted it four years ago, but we

2019 KTM 790 Adventure and 790 Adventure R Review: Mid-Size ADVing (21 Fast Facts)

Arguably the hottest place in adventure motorcycling is smack in the middle of the brawl for the most capable mid-sized adventure bike. With the Triumph Tiger 800XCa and BMW F

2019 Honda Talon 1000X and 1000R Review: SxS Experience

The 2019 Honda Talon 1000X and 1000R is Big Red’s first foray into the rapidly growing sport UTV (Utility Terrain/Task Vehicle) segment, aiming to capitalize

Yamaha A-S301 review

What constitutes a budget stereo amplifier? It’s a tricky question to answer, and one where the responses from hi-fi manufacturers and the average customer seeking

2019 Yamaha YZF-R3 Review – First Ride

The Yamaha R3 gets a facelift and new springs to its step The 2019 Yamaha R3 feels incredibly nimble as I flick it back and

2018 Yamaha MT-07 Test | Long-Term Sport & Commuter Review

When we sent Associate Editor Kelly Callan off to Spain to review the 2018 Yamaha MT-07, she came back disappointed at her lack of riding

Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40 Soundbar System Review : Multi-room and multi-channel

What is the Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40? The Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40 is the latest entry-level soundbar from the company that practically pioneered the concept. The YMS-4080,

2018 Yamaha YZ250FX Review: Off-Road Magic

Yes, we know the 2018 Yamaha YZ250FX is designed to be an off-road racing motorcycle intended for AMA Hare Scrambles and GNCC competition. Last time we tested the YZ250FX,

2018 Yamaha MT-09 Review (14 Fast Facts)

For 2018, the Yamaha FZ-09 becomes the MT-09, following the same worldwide protocol as the other FZ models. MT stands for Master of Torque, but there is

2020 KTM SX-E 5 First Look At The Future

I hate to make it about me all the time, but then again… among the happiest days in the Burns household was the day the KTM 50 SX came