First Look: Yamaha MT-01 SP Limited Edition

Ohlins suspension and flashy paint for Yamaha's bulging V-Twin

Striking...but still an MT-01 when all said and done

LATER THIS week Yamaha UK will announce the impending release of the MT-01 SP.

The limited edition special will feature gold anodised fully adjustable 43mm Öhlins front forks, a top-spec Öhlins rear shock, Pirelli Diablo Rosso tyres, thicker handlebars and a set of aluminium billet yokes.

The bike will be painted in a striking red-white finish, with a two-tone seat and gold wheels to match.

Availability and pricing is yet to be confirmed.