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2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT
2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT (Yamaha /)

The 2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT combines naked-bike attitude, adventure-bike ergonomics, and sportbike-like specifications with standard touring amenities: manually adjustable windscreen, half-fairing, centerstand, and locking hard saddlebags. Sounds pretty good, right? Based on Yamaha’s MT-09, the Tracer 900 GT—previously known as the FJ-09 in the US—has the same exuberant 847cc crossplane three-cylinder engine and telepathic handling characteristics of its donor bike. Indeed, the Tracer GT gives the impression that someone back in Iwata was riding an MT-09 and thought, “Hmm, this three-cylinder platform of ours is so fun I never want to get off it. With a bit of wind protection and the addition of luggage, the result would be all I need in a lightweight touring bike.”

2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT
2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT (Yamaha /)

And that’s basically what Yamaha built. It further endowed the GT with heated handgrips, a TFT dash, cruise control, adjustable suspension, and even a quickshifter. While it doesn’t have the laid-back disposition of some touring bikes, its undiluted sporting bent shines when the road gets twisty. As if emphasizing the “sport” in “sport-tourer” wasn’t enough, the Tracer 900 GT carries a price tag that practically puts it in a class by itself.

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2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT
2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT (Yamaha /)

Manufacturer Claimed Specifications

Price $12,999
Engine Liquid-cooled, DOHC, three-cylinder
Displacement 847cc
Bore x Stroke 78.0mm x 59.1mm
Horsepower N/A
Torque N/A
Transmission 6-speed
Final Drive Chain
Seat Height 33.5/34.1 in.
Rake 24.0°
Trail 3.9 in.
Front Suspension 41mm fully adjustable; 5.4-in. travel
Rear Suspension Adjustable preload and rebound damping; 5.6-in. travel
Front Tire 120/70-17
Rear Tire 180/55-17
Wheelbase 59.1 in.
Fuel Capacity 4.8 gal.
Claimed Wet Weight 474 lb

Cycle World Tested Specifications (2019)

Seat Height 32.9 in.
Wet Weight 480 lb. (no bags)
Rear-Wheel Horsepower 104.9 hp @ 9,930 rpm
Rear-Wheel Torque 59.81 lb.-ft. @ 8,340 rpm
0–60 mph N/A
1/4-mile N/A
Braking 30–0 mph N/A
Braking 60–0 mph N/A

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