LMW (Leaning Multi-Wheeler)


2019 Yamaha NIKEN - Leaning Multi-Wheel Motorcycle

NIKEN is equipped with LMW (Leaning Multi-Wheeler) technology to reduce the effects of changing ride environments and to deliver a high feeling of stability when cornering. It achieves excellent performance for spirited and sporty riding on various road surfaces and the capability to freely carve through the continuous corners of winding roads. The body design makes full use of the unprecedented front-end suspension mechanisms pairing 15-inch front wheels with dual-tube upside-down forks to visually accentuate the machine’s sporty performance.

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