Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere

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Yamaha XT1200ZE Super Tenere ES (Electronic Suspension) (2014+)

Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere was first presented in March 2010 at a motorcycle show in Dortmund (Germany). This motorcycle has received the status of the flagship in the line of Yamaha tour-enduro motorcycles and combines all the modern technologies used in motorcycle construction. Naturally, the appearance of the Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere was primarily due to the desire to compete with BMW and Triumph, as well as to take a part of the European market for heavy touring enduros.

The Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere was based on an in-line 2-cylinder liquid-cooled engine with a volume of 1199 cc. see, issuing 112 hp. power and 117 Nm of torque. The motor is tuned for powerful traction from low revs and delivers maximum performance at 6000-7250 rpm. The engine has electronic fuel injection, 2 spark plugs per cylinder, an electronically controlled throttle (YCC-T system), TCS traction control with a choice of several power take-off modes and a dry sump lubrication system. The ignition pattern is tuned in such a way that the in-line engine sounds and operates like a V-shaped 2-cylinder engine (Crossplane technology).

Other features of the Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere include a steel frame, cardan drive to the rear wheel, fully adjustable suspensions in the form of an inverted fork (43 mm) at the front and a monoshock at the rear, powerful 4-piston combined brakes with ABS and a 23 liter fuel tank.

The main modifications of the Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere:

  • Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere - regular version.
  • Yamaha XT1200ZE Super Tenere ES - premium version. It features different camshafts, valves, piston rings, exhaust system and electronically controlled suspension.

The main competitors of the Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere in the class:


Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere (2013+)
Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere
Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere


Specifications Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere:

ModelYamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere
Motorcycle typetourist enduro
Release year2010+
Engine type2-cylinder, 4-stroke, in-line 270 ° crankshaft
Working volume1199 cm³
Bore / stroke98.0 x 79.5 mm
Compression ratio11.0: 1
Number of valves per cylinderDOHC, 4 valves per cylinder
Fuel supply systemInjector with YCC-T, 2x 46EIS
Ignition typeTCI
Maximum power112.0 h.p. (82.4 kW) at 7250 rpm
Maximum torque117.0 Nm (11.9 kg-m) at 6000 rpm
Drive typecardan
Front tire size110 / 80R19M / C 59V
Rear tire size150 / 70R17M / C 69V
Front brakes2 discs, 310 mm, 4-piston calipers (UBS - Unified Brake System + ABS)
Rear brakes1 disc, 282 mm, 1-piston caliper (UBS - Unified Brake System + ABS)
Front suspension43mm inverted fork (fully adjustable), 190mm travel

XT1200ZE (ES) - Electronic Suspension Adjustment

Rear suspensionpendulum with monoshock (adjustable preload and rebound damping), stroke - 190 mm

XT1200ZE (ES) - Electronic Suspension Adjustment

Motorcycle length2255 mm
Motorcycle width980 mm
Motorcycle height1410 mm
Wheelbase1540 mm
Saddle height845 mm (lowest position)

870 mm (highest position)

Acceleration to 100 km / h3.55 sec.
Maximum speed218 km / h
Fuel tank capacity23.0 l (including reserve - 3.9 l)
Motorcycle weight (curb)261 kg - XT1200Z

265 kg - XT1200ZE (ES)