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Classic Tales: 1989 Yamaha RX100. The legendary 2-stroke motorcycle
Classic Tales

Classic Tales: 1989 Yamaha RX100. The legendary 2-stroke motorcycle

Classic Tales: 1989 Yamaha RX100 Motorcycle owned by: Shubham Thakur History: The Yamaha RX 100 was a two-stroke motorcycle made by Yamaha from 1985 to 1996 with technical collaboration and distributed in India by the Escorts Group. At the initial stage, Yamaha Japan was exporting all bikes from Japan to India. After 1990, Escorts started production in India, with some parts being imported from Japan. In India in November 1985, Yamaha launched the RX 100 to widespread acclaim. The appeal came largely from the high output of its 100 cc engine. With its lightweight body and high power output, the resulting power to weight ratio of the bike made it the best 100 cc bike ever built for mass production, and as a result there is still a high demand for it many years after it ceased prod...