We all know that Yamaha definitely needed to spice up their new modern looking two strokes, not much as in appearance but much more on the performance side of things, for the first time in Yamaha Motorcycles History they have now announced the new YZ500 Model.
Yamaha wants to remember the good old days when the YZ490 was the big capacity machine that attract the most interest and carry the biggest price tags… So Yamaha Factory decided to bring back the dreams of many and to become a reality to every motocross rider around the world to witness the power of the new introduced Yamaha YZ500 in a limited amount of bikes.
Little history about the YZ490. The Yamaha YZ490 was a single-cylinder, two-stroke. The Yamaha YZ490 is a motorcycle produced by Yamaha from 1982 to 1990, horsepower was 53.77 HP (40.1 KW) @ 7000 RPM.
First Photo and complete information about the 2020 Yamaha YZ500
For 2020 Yamaha YZ500, featuring a new engine, frame, and host of other features to deliver a lighter, more powerful, and better handling motocross experience.
The 2020 YZ500 will be available from dealers in the middle of September in Team Yamaha Blue for $9,599 MSRP.