Yamaha reveals higher-spec Ténéré 700 Rally Edition for Europe
Features unique colour scheme, taller seat, Akrapovic slip-on exhaust and more
No updates to the engine
The Yamaha Ténéré 700 is the manufacturer’s sole middleweight ADV offering and it’s been gaining a fair share of popularity since its launch overseas last year. Now, the Japanese manufacturer has announced a more hardcore version for the European market, called the Ténéré 700 Rally Edition.
Does it look any different?
Yes, it does. The Ténéré 700 Rally Edition features a bright blue and yellow colour scheme that pays homage to the 1983 Yamaha XT600 Ténéré’s colours. The XT600 raced the 1983 and 1984 Paris-Dakar with Jean-Claude Olivier and Serge Bacou at the handlebars.
What are the mechanical differences?
The Rally Edition features a rally seat that increases…