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Key Features

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    Fully-equipped all weather Sport Tourer

    The NIKEN GT’s touring specification includes a high screen, side cases and a rear carrier base with passenger grips – together with grip heaters and a comfort seat, as well as a main stand and extra DC outlet. With its high levels of comfort and functionality, this radical 3-wheel Sport Tourer motorcycle is built for year round enjoyment, whatever the weather!

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    Leaning multi wheel (LMW) technology

    The NIKEN GT's advanced leaning multi wheel (LMW) design delivers an exciting and confident cornering experience that's like absolutely nothing else. Consisting of parallel quadrilateral arms and cantilevered telescopic suspension, Yamaha's unique Ackermann design gives enhanced feelings of stability and grip when cornering in a wide range of surface conditions.

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    Deep 45 degree bank angle

    The high-tech front end features dual 15-inch wheels with specially developed 120/70R15 tyres that provide high levels of grip for enhanced feelings of confidence when braking and cornering - all year round. With a 410mm track, this sophisticated LMW front end design delivers deep banking angles of up to 45 degrees, to give you an extraordinary experience in corner carving.

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    Hybrid frame

    To achieve sport bike agility together with touring comfort and confident corner carving performance, a specially developed hybrid frame is used. The cast steel steering head is joined to the cast aluminium swingarm pivot area by steel tubing to give the required levels of strength, rigidity and flexibility precisely where they are needed.

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    847cc 3-cylinder CP3 engine

    The NIKEN GT's torque-rich 847cc 3-cylinder engine has been developed from the outstandingly successful design used in Yamaha's MT-09 and Tracer 900 models. Special fuel injection settings are used to achieve strong touring performance in twisty and challenging riding situations – and the crank design gives excellent driveability and smooth starts.

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    Sports cowl with dual LED headlights

    The broad, downward curving front cowl is equipped with dual LED headlights that underline the NIKEN GT's sporty and dynamic character, and the dual position lights help to emphasize the strong and planted look of the dual front wheels. While YZF-R1 derived mirrors feature integrated LED turn signals to enhance the bold and futuristic looks.

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    Bold and futuristic design

    With its two leaning front wheels, dual tube upside down forks and broad shouldered stance, the NIKEN GT projects an imposing and radical new look that reflects its Sport Touring riding character. The muscular and athletic body design features an iconic dual headlight cowl and integrated fuel tank that create a bold and unique profile.

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    Advanced electronic control technology

    This advanced and iconic Sport Touring motorcycle comes fully equipped with the very latest electronic control technology - including 3-position D-MODE, YCC-T, Cruise Control and a Traction Control System with two levels of intervention and an off switch. And for seamless performance, the NIKEN GT features an A&S clutch and QSS.

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    Compact LCD instrument panel

    As a NIKEN GT rider you'll enjoy a unique view ahead. The broad shoulders of the front cowl enhance the overall feelings of confidence and stability, and the futuristic look is completed by the compact instruments that feature a white LCD display on a black background for easy day time visibility.

Technical Specifications

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  • Engine
    Engine type
    3-Cylinder, 4-stroke, Liquid-cooled, DOHC, 4-valves
    Bore x stroke
    78,0 x 59,1 mm
    Compression ratio
    11,5 : 1
    Maximum power
    84,6 kW (115,0 PS) @ 10.000 rpm
    Limited power version
    Maximum Torque
    87,5 Nm (8,9 kg-m) @ 8.500 rpm
    Lubrication system
    Wet sump
    Clutch Type
    Wet, Multiple Disc
    Ignition system
    Starter system
    Transmission system
    Constant Mesh, 6-speed
    Final transmission
    Fuel consumption
    5,8 L/100 km
    CO2 emission
    135 g/km
    Fuel Injection
  • Chassis
    Caster Angle
    74 mm
    Front suspension system
    Double upside-down telescopic forks
    Rear suspension system
    (Link type suspension)
    Front travel
    110 mm
    Rear Travel
    125 mm
    Front brake
    Hydraulic double discs, Ø 298 mm
    Rear brake
    Hydraulic single disc, Ø 282 mm
    Front tyre
    120/70 R 15
    Rear tyre
    190/55 R 17
    Dual front tyres
    410 mm
  • Dimensions
    Overall length
    2.150 mm
    Overall width
    885 mm
    Overall height
    1.250 mm
    Seat height
    820 mm
    Wheel base
    1.510 mm
    Minimum ground clearance
    150 mm
    Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank)
    267 kg
    Fuel tank capacity
    18 L
    Oil tank capacity
    3,4 L
The NIKEN GT is an original Yamaha motorcycle extended with Genuine Yamaha accessories consisting of semi-soft 25-litre ABS side cases including stays, which are assembled by an official Yamaha dealership.