The 2016 Yamaha XSR900 is a look back in order to see forward. When thinking about value, real value, as Pirsig might define it, this bike is a glimmer of hope in a world that seems doomed to be plastic.
The Star Bolt jumped on the scene for the 2014 model year and was embraced by builders and riders around the world. The bike is an easy platform. It’s got good looks, good performance, but is also full of potential for upgrades.