After revealing the 2019 YZF-R25 (and the YZF-R3), Yamaha has unveiled the Movistar MotoGP edition of the motorcycle in Indonesia. The MotoGP edition comes in the famous Yamaha ‘Racing Blue’ colour with Movistar branding above the air-intake, on the fairing and the rear panel. Under the Movistar logo is Yamaha’s tag line “Revs Your Heart”. Other decals on the motorcycle include Semakin di Depan (translates to ON THE FRONT or ALWAYS IN THE FRONT), Yamalube, and ENEOS.Also read: Yamaha YZF-R3 wears custom graphics and AMG decalsBeing a special edition, the MotoGP version costs marginally more than the standard YZF-R25. The standard model is sold for 58.6 million Indonesian rupee (INR 2.83 lakh). The MotoGP edition costs 58.9 million Indonesian rupee (INR 2.85 lakh).The 2019 YZF-R25 is available in three colour options – Yamaha Racing Blue, Matte Black and Matte Red.Apart from the new livery, every other detail is identical to the standard … [Read more...] about New Yamaha YZF-R25 with Movistar MotoGP livery revealed
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A Yamaha YZF-R3 from Vietnam has received a custom livery and AMG decals. The paint scheme and the AMG decals that run across the fairing and the fuel tank is something that we’re used to seeing on special edition MV Agusta motorcycles.Also read: Yamaha YZF-R15 transformed into a BMW S1000RR HP4 RaceThe custom livery features red and white paint with highlights of blue across the motorcycle. At the front, the motorcycle retains its twin-pod headlight. However, the illumination department gets an upgrade in the form of two auxiliary lights that are installed on either side of the aftermarket windscreen. A ‘R3’ logo occupies the front centre of the fairing.On the sides, the motorcycle features the aforementioned AMG logo that is accompanied by Yamaha branding. The aftermarket crashguards and the aftermarket exhaust system that replaces the stock, compact canister are also visible here.The motorcycle retains the stock design. Steering duties are performed … [Read more...] about Yamaha YZF-R3 wears custom graphics and AMG decals
Yamaha has revealed the new MT-03 for the European market. For 2019, the naked roadster features three colour options – Black, Blue and new Ice Fluo (gray).Also read: Modified Yamaha YZF-R15 'Raptor' gets ejector seat & touchscreen [Video]The new Ice Fluo colour gets red MT-03 branding and graphics on the fuel tank and red painted alloy wheels. The fuel tank gets a black centre. The combination, along with the red graphics, gives the motorcycle an appealing look.Another colour option that should appeal to the young buyers with A2 license in the European market is the blue MT-03. Apart from the fuel tank and the wheels, the chassis too gets a blue paint. The colour, along with the combination of black gives a refreshing look to the MT-03.Lastly, for anyone who likes to have a subtle paint on his/her motorcycle is the black option. The motorcycle gets an all black finish. Even the MT-03 logo on the fuel tank shrouds gets a stealthy look with a grey-ish finish.The … [Read more...] about MY2019 Yamaha MT-03 revealed; gets new Ice Fluo colour option
The Yamaha YZF-R3 has received a marginal price hike of INR 1,000 in India. The motorcycle now retails at INR 3.49 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The BS-IV compliant motorcycle was launched in India for INR 3.48 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) at Auto Expo 2018. For that money, buyers get the safety net of ABS as standard.Also read: All-new 2019 Yamaha YZF-R125 gets full LED headlight, new design & much moreIn addition to a BS-IV compliant motor and dual-channel ABS, the Yamaha YZF-R3 had received Metzeler SPORTEC M5 INTERACT tyres and new graphics for 2018.The Yamaha YZF-R3 sports a 321 cc, twin cylinder, liquid cooled engine that produces 42 PS at 10,750 rpm and 29.6 Nm of torque at 9,000 rpm. This engine is paired with a 6-speed gearbox. A 298 mm hydraulic single disc at the front and a 220 mm hydraulic single disc at the rear provide the stopping power.Yamaha is working on a new YZF-R3 that will come with a long list of upgrades, for MY2019. The new model will feature dual full-LED … [Read more...] about Yamaha YZF-R3 gets a marginal price hike in India
Japanese motorcycle scoop generators Young Machine are reporting that the Yamaha YZF-R25 is set for a full model change in 2019. This is important for us because the YZF-R3 we get was derived from that same platform which debuted in 2014. The Yamaha YZF-R3's sales were interrupted by the switch from BSIII to BSIV but the motorcycle returned with ABS at the 2018 Auto Expo. The Yamaha is known to be a sweet-natured motorcycle with its 42PS complemented by great dynamics and manners as well as real street-friendly comfort despite the sporty riding position. And now, let's see what to expect in the new update - the Kawasaki Ninja 400 and the KTM RC390 in India, after all. The new Yamaha YZF-R3 will take after the R15 v3 in getting closer to the design and looks of the current R1 and the more recent new R6 (Image source: YoungMachine) Variable valve actuation Honda took a fairly high-price route for their CBR250RR adding a lot of technology for a motorcycle that plays in this class. But the … [Read more...] about 2019 Yamaha YZF-R3 could feature variable valve timing, USD forks and more!