If you're the type of person who's shopping for a new or used cruiser motorcycle, you're likely someone who knows what they're doing. You don't just go out and buy a cruiser. You first look around in an effort to gain as much knowledge as possible to make the best decision. By the end of your research, you settle on what you think you want. For many, that's one of the brand new models or a used classic cruiser model from Yamaha. This brand has got a rich history with this style of bike that goes back decades and it should be taken into account when shopping for a motorcycle.
It all began in 1955 when Yamaha Motor Company produced its first motorcycle - a 125cc bike that won the 3rd Mount Fuji Ascent Race in its class. Since then, Yamaha has been making and selling all types of products with pretty awesome motorcycles being one class of them. Through the years, Yamaha, has engineered, produced and has sold very popular cruiser styled bikes that have been a big hit in the United States. From the V-Max to the Virago to the brand new Bolt, riders are getting what the need in comfort, power and affordability with Yamaha.
Yamaha's got some very slick bikes being released to the market. Sure, they've got the comfortable seats that cruisers are known for as well as the more upright posture that mature riders like, but they've also got some huge engines that are going to give you the rush you might not even think you need. For example, the new VMAX comes with a 1679cc V-4 engine that's sure to inspire. Imagine the rumble of this bike. With the Matte Raven Black paint it's offered in, people are definitely going to stare, wondering what you're riding. And this is just one example of many. You'll need to do your homework to see all of the nuts and bolts of Yamaha's current cruiser motorcycle offering.
As you browse our classifieds, be sure to search for Yamaha cruisers that are in your budget. We've been running this classifieds website for years and we've seen hundreds, if not thousand, of motorcycles listed for sale. Most are very fairly priced, but it must be noted that some are extremely cheap at fire sale prices and there have been a few listings here and there that have offered motorcycles for free. Keep your eye out for them. If you're looking at a listing that's been posted by a dealer, read carefully to see if the dealer offers financing. If they do, be sure to contact them for details because you just may be able to finance that new or used bike you're interested in.
Current Yamaha cruiser motorcycle models include: Bolt, Bolt R-Spec, V Star 250 and the mighty VMAX. A sampling of some of the past Yamaha cruiser models include: VMX12M V-Max, XV16AM Road Star, XV16AMM Road Star Limited Edition, XV250M Virago, XV535M Virago, XVS1100AM V-Star Classic, XVS1100M V-Star Custom, XVS65AM V-Star Classic and the XVS65M V-Star Custom.