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Classic Tales: 1989 Yamaha RX100. The legendary 2-stroke motorcycle
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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...
Yamaha Aerox 155 Maxi-scooter launched at INR 1.29 lakh
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Yamaha Aerox 155 Maxi-scooter launched at INR 1.29 lakh

Yamaha Motor India has launched the Aerox 155 maxi-scooter in the country priced at ₹ 1.29 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new offering will compete at the premium end of the scooter segment but is by far the only of its kind to go on sale. The new maxi-scooter will start arriving at the company's dealerships by the end of September. It is available in three colour options - Racing Blue, Grey Vermillion and the Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Edition. One of the biggest highlights of the new Aerox 155 is, as its name suggests, the 155cc, VVA, single-cylinder engine that’s based on the one that R15 uses. In global markets, the Aerox makes 15.36hp and 13.9Nm, while the Indian version makes 15hp and 13.9Nm. The chassis on the new Yamaha Aerox 155 gets a trail that is 5 mm longer ...
Yamaha YZF-R15 V4 and YZF-R15M launched at INR 1.68 lakh and INR 1.78 lakh respectively
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Yamaha YZF-R15 V4 and YZF-R15M launched at INR 1.68 lakh and INR 1.78 lakh respectively

Yamaha has launched the updated R15 V4.0 and the sportier R15M variant in India. The bikes are priced at Rs. 1,67,800 and Rs. 1,77,800 (ex-showroom) respectively. The R15 V4.0 arrives barely three years since V3.0 arrived in 2018, and the company has brought a new design language, new features, and even a new and sportier R15M version joining the line-up. Online bookings for the new R15 range begin from today while deliveries will begin by the end of September. The styling of the new Yamaha R15 is inspired by the YZR-R7. It features an LED projector headlamp with LED daytime running lights on either side. It comes with a new digital instrument cluster offering Bluetooth connectivity. It has two display modes - Street and Track. The R15 is powered by the same 155cc, single-...
Limited edition Yamaha FZ 25 MotoGP launched at INR 1.36 lakh
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Limited edition Yamaha FZ 25 MotoGP launched at INR 1.36 lakh

India Yamaha Motor has announced the launch of the FZ 25 Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Edition. This edition of the quarter-litre naked roadster, which will be available in limited numbers, has been launched in India at an ex-showroom (Delhi) price tag of Rs 1,36,800/- The Yamaha FZ25 MotoGP Edition gets a host of visual updates. It features Yamaha MotoGP branding on the fuel tank, side panels and the signature tank shrouds while the Monster Energy decals can be clearly seen on the side panels and tank shrouds giving a sporty vibe. The ENEOS logo has been applied on to the fuel tank surface as well. The FZ25 is the most attractive proposition in the quarter-litre segment. This limited-edition motorcycle continues to use a negative LCD instrument cluster, an LED headlight with ...
Yamaha FZ-X launched in India. Prices start from INR 1.16 lakh
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Yamaha FZ-X launched in India. Prices start from INR 1.16 lakh

Yamaha finally launched their all-new motorcycle in the market today. The prices for the Yamaha FZ-X motorcycle starts at Rs 1,16,800 (Ex-Showroom Price Delhi). It is Yamaha’s first ever motorcycle with retro styling in Indian market. There is also a Bluetooth-equipped Y-Connect variant that costs Rs 3,000 more. The FZ-X is Yamaha's neo-retro scrambler based on the FZ series motorcycle. As the name suggests, FZ-X is actually based on the 150-cc FZ motorcycle from the brand. In terms of design, it has no similarity to the other motorcycle. The design of FZ-X motorcycles is actually inspired from Yamaha’s XSR 155 motorcycle which is available in international markets. The FZ-X follows a neo-retro design that gives it a distinct look from any other motorcycle in the Yamaha line up. ...
2021 Yamaha MT-09 gets revised styling and more power
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2021 Yamaha MT-09 gets revised styling and more power

Yamaha MT-09 was very well known for its menacing looks. So gone are the iconic and angry-looking twin-pod headlamps. What we get in the 2021 Yamaha MT-09 is a single-pod LED headlamp which is accompanied by LED DRLs on either side.  For the 2021 model, Yamaha has added more power to please the enthusiasts. The inline-triple's displacement is up to 890cc from 847cc. This motor is capable of delivering 115 bhp of maximum power at 10,000 rpm and 93 Nm of peak torque at 7,000 rpm. The compression ratio, fuel delivery system, and transmission (six-speed, multiplate assist and slipper clutch) are also unchanged.    In terms of styling, apart from the single-pod LED headlamp, Yamaha has also tweaked the side view of the new MT-09. The side panels are absent which let you have ...
Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva 2018 audition begins 24 Jun’18
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Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva 2018 audition begins 24 Jun’18

Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva, a national beauty pageant in India that annually selects representatives to participate in various international beauty pageants will be on the hunt for India’s next Diva. Since 2014, Yamaha is supporting the pageant in the capacity of the Title Sponsor and thus providing a platform to bring together new talents into the fashion fraternity. The much-awaited auditions will begin across various cities from June 24, 2018 onwards. A set of fashion industry veterans will be short listing talents at the auditions based on general intelligence in presentation, grooming and fashion. The initial rounds will be designed and judged on multiple parameters like: Ramp walk Presentation Grooming Communication skills The final round of audition...
Fazer 250-Yamaha FZ25 based fully faired motorcycle spied. October launch
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Fazer 250-Yamaha FZ25 based fully faired motorcycle spied. October launch

Yamaha might launch its Fazer 250 in India around the festive season. The motorcycle has been spied multiple times in the past couple of months, suggesting the launch is just around the corner. Yamaha Fazer 250 is based on the naked FZ25, which was launched earlier this year at a starting price of INR 1.2 lakh, ex-showroom.  The spy images of the new Yamaha Fazer 250 shows that the upcoming motorcycle will get dual tone shades, full-fairing and will share most of its components and design with the FZ25. Powering the new Yamaha Fazer 250 will be a 250cc single cylinder engine, the same engine, which powers FZ25 in India. This fuel injected, air-cooled engine is mated to a six speed gearbox, and delivers peak power of 20.9 PS / 8000 rpm, and a peak torque of 20 Nm at 6000 rpm. The...
Image Gallery: 2017 YAMAHA YZF-R6
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Image Gallery: 2017 YAMAHA YZF-R6

Yamaha  has unveiled the radically designed 2017 YZF-R6. The new motorcycle looks very similar to its elder sibling, the R1. The motorcycle gets more aerodynamic bodywork with LED lighting, integrated front turn signals, a new aluminum fuel tank, R1-style tail section and more..Click here for complete story (more…)
2017 Yamaha YZF-R6 unveiled. Its radical !
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2017 Yamaha YZF-R6 unveiled. Its radical !

Yamaha Motor Europe has unveiled the 2017 YZF-R6 at the AIMExpo in Orlando, Florida. The new motorcycle looks very similar to its elder sibling, the R1. The motorcycle gets more aerodynamic bodywork with LED lighting, integrated front turn signals, a new aluminum fuel tank and an R1-style tail section. 2017 Yamaha YZF-R6 Image Gallery.. (more…)
2016 Yamaha MT-10 unveiled @ EICMA
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2016 Yamaha MT-10 unveiled @ EICMA

Yamaha joined the super-naked class by unveiling the YZF-R1-based MT-10 at the ongoing EICMA 2015. The 2016 MT-10 is powred by a  four-cylinder cross-plane engine derived from the 2015 R1. Yamaha has not revealed the detailed specifications of the motorcycle. (more…)