Yamaha has just announced the updated versions of the XJ6, the Diversion and the Diversion F for 2013. The Yamaha XJ6 gets most of the major updates that consist of newly designed side panels, a new headlight cowl, redesigned grab-bars, an updated instrument cluster, clear lens turn signals and black design elements on the fuel tank cap. ABS still remains an option. The XJ6 also gets two new colour options, the Midnight Black and Competition White.

The Diversion and Diversion F receive a lesser list of updates both get rear grab rails, a new improved LED instrument cluster, clear lens turn signals and black design elements on the fuel cap. Both versions of the Diversion get the Competition White colour option.