WE can't remember a year with more new bike launches than this one.
Visordown has already tested 35 new models for 2017. And it's only the start of April.
Okay, so new Euro4 emission limits might have something to do with it, but the compulsion to meet them has encouraged model development, which we like.
And it hasn't finished. A quick look through our news stories from last autumn's bikes shows reminded us there are loads of machines that we know are on the way and cannot wait to ride.
Here, in no particular order, are nine, starting with...
Developed by Yamaha's official rally team, it's got an aluminium fuel tank, four-projector LED headlights, a carbon fairing and skid plate and a custom made Akrapovič exhaust.
It will be in production by 2019, Yamaha said. Get a move on, chaps.
Read more about it here and take a closer look in our walk-around video below.