With over 125,000 units sold, the MT-07 has held the number 1 position in the Hyper Naked class since it was launched. With its torque-rich 690cc CP2 engine, compact and agile chassis and outstanding all-round versatility, it’s impossible not to love one of Yamaha’s top-selling model.
Find your Darkness
For 2021 the next-generation MT-07 gets distinctive new bodywork with twin winglet-type air intakes and a compact new LED headlight that projects a futuristic Y-shape face – the signature style for the latest Hyper Naked models. And the refined EU5-compliant engine gives you even more linear response with a gutsier exhaust note.
New wider aluminium taper handlebars give easier turning and a more commanding riding position, while larger 298mm dual front discs deliver stronger braking – and the inverted LCD instruments as well as black control levers and compact LED flashers underline the top specification and best-in-class value.
At a glance
Being the runaway market leader tells you a lot about the MT-07. It’s been the best-selling Hyper Naked every year since its launch in 2014. But what you may not know is how the whole idea behind the MT concept came about.
Next generation design
In order to make a strong visual statement of the torque and power of the MT Series with the MT-07, the flow of the air is the theme incorporated into the styling from the side view. A more organic and mature feeling, the MT Design emphasizes the pure Hyper Naked character with its compact body design, integrated lighting and pure body surface design. Styling incorporates updates to components and structure to further bring out the MT-07’s distinctive appeal.
LED projector lighting
Compact LED lighting gives clear, powerful illumination at night. High-Low LED Projector headlight gives the signature MT design, plus improved visibility.
690cc 2-cylinder EU5 CP2 engine
Fully EU5 compliant, the same engaging engine response and character with easy-to-use performance and improved engine sound.
Bigger front disc brakes for stronger stopping power
New larger diameter 298mm dual front brake discs, actuated by 4-pot calipers cylinder brakes deliver more progressive braking characteristics with. No additional unsprung weight.
Assertive riding position
New tapered aluminium handlebars are 15mm wider on each side for more assertive riding position, increasing the ‘big bike’ feeling of the model for larger riders, while keeping an easy riding character.
Inverted LCD meter
Enhanced rider machine interface using inverted LCD screen with spot colour. Compact, modern design and now operable from rearranged switchgear controls for a modern rider cockpit with a high quality feel.
LED turn signals
High intensity front and rear LED turn signals provide a modern, compact image while remaining clearly visible to other traffic.
Latest generation tyres
Michelin Road 5 tyres provide sporty, secure handling characteristics for all levels of rider, especially in poor road conditions & bad weather. Improved tyre wear longevity.
Colour, graphics and finishing
Latest colours and graphics maintain the fashion leading focus, supported by refined detailing: Blacked out components including brake/clutch levers, as well as neater wiring in the cockpit.
2-cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valves
Bore X Stroke
80 mm x 68.6 mm
11.5 : 1
Max Power Output
54.0 kW (73.4PS) @ 8,750 rpm
67.0Nm (6.8kg-m) at 6,500 rpm
Fuel Tank Capacity
Constant Mesh, 6-speed
2085 mm x 780 mm x 1105 mm
Tyre Size Front
120/70 ZR 17M/C(58W) (Tubeless)
Tyre Size Rear
180/55 ZR 17M/C(73W) (Tubeless)
Brakes Type Front
Hydraulic dual disc, 282 mm
Brakes Type Rear
Hydraulic single disc, 245 mm