08 Jun YAMAHA INTRODUCES LOCALLY ASSEMBLED MT-07 MOTORBIKE
SUNGAI BULOH, 08 JUNE 2015 – Hong Leong Yamaha Motor Sdn. Bhd. (“HLYM”) today, introduced the Yamaha MT-07 locally assembled model, a 4 stroke, 689 cc liquid cooled, 2-cylinder engine with fuel injection motorcycle. The MT-07 motorcycle is the third locally big bike model assembled at the Sg. Buloh factory after the XJ series (XJ6, XJ6 Diversion, XJ6 Diversion F) and its predecessor, the MT-09.
The versatile MT-07 naked bike is designed to bring fun, affordability and enjoyment back to the streets, from its deep torque through to the agile chassis. Equipped with a compact and lightweight chassis for remarkable agility and easy handling, MT-07 is also outstandingly economical.
The new and locally assembled Yamaha MT-07 is priced at RM35,296 (inclusive of 6% GST, excluding road tax, insurance and number plate) and is available at selected authorised Yamaha dealerships nationwide starting from mid June 2015. It is also available in two color choices – Deep Armor (Violet) and Extreme Yellow.
The introduction of the Yamaha MT-07 will offer customers a bigger variety of bikes to choose from that can match their discerning lifestyles and riding preferences.
About Hong Leong Yamaha Motor Sdn. Bhd.
Hong Leong Yamaha Motor Sdn. Bhd. (HLYM)(Co. no:46829-P), a company incorporated in Malaysia in 1978, is a joint venture between Hong Leong Industries Bhd and Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd , Japan. Hong Leong Industries Bhd., holds majority equity interest in HLYM, is part of a well-diversified conglomerate, Hong Leong Group of Companies, Malaysia. HLYM was appointed official franchise holder for CKD and CBU Yamaha motorcycles in Malaysia since 1978. It rolled out its first CKD Yamaha street model, RX100 at the Shah Alam plant in 1979.