Ténéré 700

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Ténéré 700

2019 Off Road Motorcycles

Order your Ténéré 700 online between 27/03/2019 and 31/07/2019 at a special introductory price of  €9.490, with deliveries starting end August.
Once the System closes, the Ténéré 700 will be available at the normal retail price of € 9.790.

All prices include On-the-Road preparation charges, delivery to dealer, pre-delivery inspection, petrol and 19% VAT. Prices Do Not include Government first registration fee, road tax and number plates. These will be charged additionally at the prevailing rate.

When you’re riding the new Ténéré 700, your future can be whatever you want it to be. Because this is a go-anywhere motorcycle than enables you to live life without limits, and experience a new feeling of total freedom.

The Next Horizon is Yours.

Driven by a high-torque 689cc 2-cylinder engine equipped with a special optimised transmission that gives you the ideal balance of power and control, this rally-bred long distance adventure bike is built to master a wide range of riding conditions on the dirt or asphalt.

The compact tubular chassis and slim bodywork offer maximum agility during stand up or sit down riding – and long travel suspension and spoke wheels give you the ability to get to anywhere you want. Just fill up and go. The Next Horizon is Yours.

At a glance

•  689cc 4-stroke CP2 engine with high torque
•  Slim, compact and ergonomic body and seat
•  New lightweight double cradle tubular steel frame
•  Adjustable long-travel 43mm upside down forks
•  Aggressive rally-bred face with 4-LED headlights
•  Rally style cockpit with tapered handlebars
•  Remotely adjustable rear suspension
•  Slim long-range fuel tank with 16-litre capacity
•  21-inch/18-inch spoked wheels with adventure tyres
•  Switchable ABS for on the fly adjustment
•  Compact rally-style multi-function instruments
•  Screen and handguards give good rider protection


Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

689cc 4-stroke CP2 engine

Riding across deserts, through mountain trails or along the highway, the Ténéré’s 689cc 2-cylinder crossplane philosophy engine gives you instant power that can respond to every situation. And with its strong linear torque and optimised transmission, this lightweight go-anywhere adventure bike gives you total control in every riding environment.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

New double cradle tubular steel frame

When you find yourself in challenging off road situations you’ll appreciate the compact dimensions of the Ténéré 700’s all-new rugged double cradle tubular steel frame. Its short wheelbase and slim body gives you superb agility in technical riding situations – and with 240mm of ground clearance it’s built for extreme terrain.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Slim and compact body and flat seat

For maximum agility the new Ténéré 700 has a flat seat and narrow body that make it easy to shift your weight around – whether you’re sitting down or standing up on the footpegs. Its relaxed riding position ensures all-day comfort, and the slim 16-litre long-range tank gives excellent knee grip for precise control on every type of surface.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Rally-bred face with 4-LED headlights

Yamaha has been one of the leading names in the rally world for over 40 years – and the Ténéré 700’s aggressive new face is inspired by the latest Dakar factory race bikes. Featuring a powerful and iconic 4-LED headlight design that illuminates the darkest wilderness, this forceful and distinctive look underlines the bike’s pure rally-bred technology.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Long-travel upside down forks

Check out the race-bred front suspension and it’s clear that this lightweight adventure bike is built to take on the most hostile terrain! Equipped with flex-resistant 43mm tubes and giving 210mm of front wheel movement that gives a smooth ride with lightweight steering, these adjustable upside down forks can handle whatever you may encounter on your adventures!

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Remotely adjustable rear shock absorber

The sophisticated rear suspension is designed to give you a smooth and stable ride in a variety of conditions on the dirt or highway – whether you’re riding solo or carrying a passenger and luggage. Offering 200mm of wheel movement, this rally-bred system features a convenient remote adjuster, enabling you to adjust the settings while you’re on the go.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Rally style cockpit

Every feature on the Ténéré 700 – including the rally style cockpit with tapered handlebars – has been thoroughly tested and evaluated over the toughest terrain on the prototype Ténéré 700 World Raid model. Developed using valuable input from adventure riders all over the world, the cockpit combines excellent functionality with race-bred looks.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Slim long-range fuel tank

Giving a potential range of over 350km, the beautifully styled 16-litre fuel tank gives you added peace of mind when you’re covering long distances in remote locations. Featuring a slim rear section, this compact fuel tank ensures optimum rider ergonomics and is designed to accommodate a range of seated and standing riding positions.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

21-inch/18-inch spoke wheels

Just like Yamaha’s factory rally race bikes, the Ténéré 700 is equipped with a spoke 21-inch front wheel and an 18-inch rear wheel that combine low weight with immense strength and excellent shock resistance. And for high levels of traction and durability on the dirt and street, these aluminium wheels are fitted with Pirelli Scorpion Rally tyres.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Compact rally-style instrument panel

The Ténéré 700’s compact rally-style instrument panel is mounted prominently in the cockpit so that you can absorb a range of information without taking your eyes off the road or trail. To meet the requirements of adventure riders the cockpit is designed to facilitate the fitment of aftermarket navigation devices and smart phones.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Switchable ABS for on the fly adjustment

For outstanding braking power together with precise control the Ténéré 700 is equipped with dual 282mm front discs and a 245mm rear disc. When required, you can choose to temporarily disable the anti-lock braking system while riding, allowing you to take full control and deliberately lock the rear wheel on tight turns or steep descents.

Yamaha Motorcycles Ténéré 700

Good rider protection

The combination of a flat seat with a compact body and a narrow fuel tank give an ergonomic and tucked in riding position – and the rally-type screen, tough plastic handguards and lightweight front fairing help to protect you from different weather conditions to make the longest ride even more enjoyable and relaxing.

Technical specifications


Engine type
liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, 4-valves, DOHC, 2-Cylinder
Bore x stroke
80.0mm x 68.6mm
Compression ratio
Maximum power
Maximum Torque
Lubrication system
Wet sump
Clutch Type
Wet, Multiple Disc
Ignition system
Starter system
Transmission system
Constant Mesh, 6-speed
Final transmission
Fuel Injection


Steel tube backbone, Double cradle
Front travel
Front suspension system
Upside down telescopic fork
Rear suspension system
Swingarm, (Link type suspension)
Rear Travel
Front brake
Hydraulic dual disc, Ø 282mm
Rear brake
Hydraulic single disc, Ø 245mm
Front tyre
90/90 R21 M/C 54V M+S – Spoke wheels with Pirelli Scorpion Rally STR
Rear brake
150/70 R18 M/C 70V M+S – Spoke wheels with Pirelli Scorpion Rally STR


Overall length
Overall width
Overall height
Seat height
Wheel base
Minimum ground clearance
Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank)
Fuel tank capacity