Japanese two-wheeler maker, Yamaha is making ready to launch a variety of latest bikes starting from 150cc to greater bikes together with MT-07, MT-09 and YZF-R7. The corporate is but to launch an ADV within the Indian market. It’s reported that the Japanese automaker is now planning to launch a brand new 150cc journey motorbike in our market.
Previously couple of years, we have now seen a few journey bikes within the decrease finish of the spectrum. Hero MotoCorp is promoting the Xpulse 200 as an inexpensive off-roader, whereas Honda is promoting the CB200X as a extra road-biased ADV. Royal Enfield is promoting the Himalayan and the Scram 411. In actual fact, RE is making ready larger 450cc and 650cc Himalayan and the Scram.
A brand new media report claims that Yamaha is contemplating a 125cc to 155cc journey bike for the Indian market. Talking to Zigwheels, Yamaha India Chairman, Eishin Chihana mentioned that ADVs are in focus, owing to its large reputation within the nation. The corporate might introduce a FZ-X based mostly pseudo-ADV or the WR 155R, which is a correct off-roader. The WR 155R is essentially the most succesful off-roader from Yamaha.
It’s powered by a 155.1cc engine that produces 16bhp of energy and 14Nm of torque. The motorbike rides on 21-inch entrance and 18-inch rear spoke wheels shod with dual-purpose tyres. It comes with a 245mm floor clearance, which provides to its off-road capabilities. This journey motorbike comes with 8-litre gas tank.
If Yamaha launches the WR 155R motorbike, it might value considerably larger in comparison with the Hero XPulse 200. We consider that Yamaha might introduce a pseudo-ADV based mostly on the presently offered FZ-X.
Yamaha India chairman has additionally confirmed that it’s going to convey again the RX 100 nameplate with a brand new motorbike quickly. It is going to be a performance-oriented machine and is prone to get a contemporary neo-retro design theme. It’s anticipated that RX100 will include an even bigger four-stroke engine. The motorbike could possibly be positioned towards the likes of the RE Hunter 350 and Traditional 350, Jawa 42, Yezdi Roadster and Honda CB350.
Supply – Zigwheels