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Yamaha Scrambler

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Yamaha are set to release a new model to take on Triumph and Ducati in the scrambler department. The SCR950 Scrambler will have the following key features Modern Air-Cooled V-Twin The 58-cubic-inch (942cc) engine is an air-cooled SOHC 60° V-twin with four valves per cylinder, a pent-roof-shaped combustion chamber, and 9.0:1 compression ratio.  Unique Upswept Exhaust System A 2-into-1 exhaust pipe layout on the right side of the engine contributes to the lively performance and styling of the machine, with an upswept muffler for improved ground clearance and a pleasing exhaust note. Inviting, Flexible Ergonomics The SCR950 puts the rider in a position of control to handle whatever the road throws at them. A wide and tall crossbar-type handlebar creates light steering feel, while centrally-mounted footpegs and a long, flat seat allow the rider to move easily to adapt to different riding styles. Handling-Focused Chassis A double-cradle frame features sporty geometry for nimble,