New FJR1300AS Ultimate Edition & FJR1300AE Ultimate Edition

New Fjr1300as Ultimate Edition & Fjr1300ae Ultimate EditionNew FJR1300AS Ultimate Edition & FJR1300AE Ultimate Edition

Legendary turns

The FJR has set the benchmark for touring excellence and established itself as the definitive large-capacity sport tourer. Few other models have enjoyed such a long run of continued success as the FJR1300, and during the past two decades it has been chosen by over 120,000 riders worldwide.

Due to the arrival of EU5, Yamaha launches the final generation of this iconic motorcycle – the FJR1300AS/AE Ultimate Edition, paying a special tribute to this legendary machine after almost 20 years from its launch. With an exclusive finish and equipped with a range of premium features, the two new versions for 2020 offer the most refined, exciting and rewarding riding experience in the sport touring class.

Exclusive black and gold colours

FJR riders are experienced motorcyclists who appreciate the sporty yet timeless style of this high-specification motorcycle, and Yamaha’s design team have been careful to maintain the bike’s understated and distinguished character with the new Ultimate Edition colour scheme.

The bodywork has been treated to an exclusive black finish that reinforces the purposeful power-tourer look while accentuating the bike’s aerodynamic lines – and a thick gold band running from the front to the rear of the 25-litre fuel tank adds to the premium feel.

The lightweight 3-spoke alloy wheels benefit from a gold finish featuring FJR logos to give the Ultimate Edition models an exclusive and dramatic look that perfectly conveys their legendary status.

New Fjr1300as Ultimate Edition & Fjr1300ae Ultimate EditionHigh touring screen

First and foremost the FJR1300AS and AE Ultimate Edition models are built for riders with a passion for long distance touring, and these premium sport tourers are equipped with an electronically-adjustable high screen that offers enhanced comfort and increased wind and weather protection.

The settings for the seat, cowl and handlebars can also be adjusted, enabling riders to easily and quickly modify the ergonomics on the Ultimate Edition in order to achieve the ideal set up.

Wind deflectors

The typical FJR rider uses their motorcycle throughout the year and covers huge distances – and for even higher levels of comfort on longer trips, the Ultimate Edition is fitted with wind deflectors as standard equipment.

New Fjr1300as Ultimate Edition & Fjr1300ae Ultimate EditionHard side cases with a black chrome strip

The touring essentials on these top-of-the-range FJR models include a clean and quiet running shaft drive as well as heated grips and a 12V socket – and of course, hard side cases. For a fully co-ordinated look the luggage on the Ultimate Edition models feature a colour co-ordinated finish with a black chrome strip that adds a touch more class.

Black seat with gold stitching

The FJR’s seating can be raised or lowered to suit the rider’s preferences, and on the Ultimate Edition the stepped two-piece black seat comes with gold stitching and a gold FJR logo that complements the exclusive appearance.

Special black finishing

Key components are treated with a special black finish, including the handlebars and risers, control levers, top clamp, filler cap, rear grab handles, brake calipers and passenger footrest brackets. This co-ordinated look underlines the high status and premium quality of the Ultimate Edition models and marks them out as future classics.

New Fjr1300as Ultimate Edition & Fjr1300ae Ultimate EditionFJR1300AS & FJR1300AE Ultimate Edition: Key Features

· Special black / gold body colours
· Black seat with gold stitching and logo

  • High screen

· Wind deflectors
· Gold wheels with logo

FJR1300AS/AE features:

· 1298cc, inline, 4-cylinder, 6-speed engine
· Electronically-adjustable suspension and upside-down forks
· Fully adjustable screen and ergonomics
· Electronic clutch-less gear shift system (FJR1300AS only)
· A&S clutch
· Switchable TCS

  • Yamaha D-MODE

· Sportsbike-type aluminium frame

  • Shaft drive
  • Cruise Control

· Hard side cases with black chrome strip
· Heated grips and 12V socket
· Adaptive cornering lights
· Large 25-litre long-range fuel tank
· Long-distance high-speed Sport Tourer
· Hard side cases with black chrome strip

Price and availability

The FJR1300AS Ultimate Edition & FJR1300AE Ultimate Edition will be available at Yamaha dealers starting in December 2019. Please contact your national Yamaha press officer for more detailed information on the local price.

Colours

The new FJR1300AS Ultimate Edition & FJR1300AE Ultimate Edition will be available in Midnight Black.

New Fjr1300as Ultimate Edition & Fjr1300ae Ultimate Edition
Sport Touring Range overview

The revolutionary 3-wheel NIKEN and NIKEN GT are taking the sport touring experience into new territory. Their twin leaning front wheels deliver the most outstanding corner-carving experience, and the enhanced feelings of grip and stability make them the ultimate all-season performers.

The long-range FJR1300A/AE/AS models have established legendary status amongst experienced riders. For two decades these distinguished high-performance models have established an unrivalled reputation for their ability to cover huge distances in total comfort.

Driven by a torque-rich 3-cylinder engine and equipped with a compact and lightweight chassis, the Tracer 900 and Tracer 900 GT combine thrilling performance with outstanding versatility. With a selection of 2-cylinder, 3-cylinder or 4-cylinder engines – chain drive or shaft drive – 2 wheels or 3 wheels – only Yamaha can give every customer total freedom of choice.

Sport Touring colours

FJR1300AS Ultimate Edition

· Midnight Black

FJR1300AE Ultimate Edition

· Midnight Black

FJR1300AS

  • Phantom Blue

FJR1300AE

  • Phantom Blue

FJR1300A

  • Tech Graphite

NIKEN GT

  • Phantom Blue
  • Nimbus Grey

NIKEN

  • Graphite

TRACER 900 GT

  • Icon Black
  • Phantom Blue

TRACER 900

  • Icon Grey
  • Tech Black

TRACER 700

  • Icon Grey
  • Sonic Grey
  • Phantom Blue

Yamaha Genuine Accessories

Yamaha has developed a wide range of Genuine Accessories for the Sport Touring models, including performance, comfort and stylistic parts that enable every owner to create their very own unique motorcycle. Customers can purchase each part individually, or they can save time and money by opting for one of Yamaha’s specially created Accessory Packs that are designed to suit differing requirements.

There’s also a range of Yamaha branded apparel including urban riding jackets, T shirts, caps, hoodies and more. The Genuine Accessory and apparel range is constantly evolving, and full information can be seen at www.yamaha-motor.eu/uk

MyGarage app

MyGarage is the quick and easy way to create a personalized Yamaha, enabling customers to experiment with and compare different combinations of Genuine Accessories and see which components work best for them. Using the MyGarage app anyone can instantly create their dream sport tourer and view it in from any angle in high definition. This app takes the guesswork out of choosing the right parts, and the final list can be emailed to a Yamaha dealer who will supply and fit the selected Genuine Accessories.

MyRide

The MyRide app enables Yamaha riders to track every ride and record a variety of data including lean angle, acceleration, top speed, elevation changes and distance covered. Images can be added to the trip data and shared on social media, and information can be saved and stored under the customer’s own account. It’s the best way to add another dimension to every ride and allows riders to rediscover their favourite journeys.


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