Yamaha SCR950

  • Cruiser
  • A2 Licence from 19 with restrictor


  • Low down power
  • Looks great


  • Non-adjustable front suspension
  • Heavy and only 5 gears


It's powered by a Euro 4 compliant air cooled 942cc two cylinder/ V Twin four stroke engine, producing 51.4bhp at 5,500rpm and maximum torque at just 3,000rpm. RRP is £8,500.

Features include:

  • Steel tubular frame
  • 298mm wavy disc up front with 2 piston caliper
  • 298mm wavy disc at the rear with single piston caliper
  • 41mm fork with 135mm travel
  • Dual rear shocks with pre-load adjustment and 110mm travel
  • 2->1 exhaust system
  • Fuel injection
  • LED tail light
  • 5 speed gearbox

The XV950 based street scrambler features spoked wheels, belt drive, wide braced handlebar, storage under the seat and shocks with piggyback reservoirs. The 19" front wheel takes a 100/90 tyre and the rear 17" a 140/80. Tyres are heavy duty block pattern Bridgestone.

Accessories include premium Ohlins rear shocks (£812), lowering kit (£478), belt drive pulley cover (£188), billet fork brace (£162), engine guards (£162), billet levers (£140 each), billet rider/pillion footpegs (£115 each) and adventure rider pegs (£68).

  • 2017-2018: Red, black

The 2015 XV950 Racer is essentially the same bike but gets you a mini fairing, cast Aluminium wheels, lower front indicators, lower clip-on bars and pillion seat hump/cover.

Likewise the XV950R is basically the same but with higher bars than the racer, a bobber seat, no side panels and 12-spoke cast wheels.


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Price Guide

Year Dealer Private Part Ex Mileage
2017 £7,850 £6,300 £5,500 2,100

Prices Updated: 18th February 2018

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