Yamaha R1, one oriented bikes on the most popular performance in India, was introduced in 1998, Yamaha R1 has recently achieved some significant changes and improvements in terms of style, mechanics and features.
Powered by a 998 cc, 4-cylinder, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled DOHC in-line that produces a maximum power of 182.1 hp @ 12,500 rpm with a maximum torque of 115.5 Nm at 10,000 rpm, Yamaha R1 is a super power bike. The engine is mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. Yamaha R1 is the first motorcycle to use a cross-plane crankshaft. The 6-speed gearbox has a slipper clutch. The bike can accelerate to 100 km / h in under 3 seconds. The Yamaha R1 has a fuel tank bracket 18 L, which offers a fuel reserve L capacity.
Yamaha R1 uses a double disc 310 mm with six-piston calipers with radial connection forged in the front disc and 220 mm with single-piston caliper at the rear. The front tire is 120 mm wide, while the rear is 190 mm wide. R1 is equipped with a fully adjustable suspension system and traction control in 7 levels.
Yamaha R1 is available in three colors – matt gray, red and fast Yamaha Team Blue / White.
Yamaha R1 returns a fuel economy of about 15 kmpl. Yamaha R1 is available from Rs. 15,60,183.
Yamaha R15 is an entry level bike Yamaha oriented performance that was introduced in the Indian market in 2008. The Yamaha R15 gets a sporty design, which comes from its big brother, the Yamaha R1.
Some of the features include Yamaha R15 Deltabox chassis, Monocross suspension, aluminum swingarm, broken seats, LED taillights, brake disc and alloy wheels.
The Yamaha R15 is available in blue race, gold grill, impatient Red, black and Invincible and get a special edition black and gold that was presented at the 2014 Auto Expo.
The Yamaha R15 is powered by a 149.8 cc, single-cylinder fuel-injected, liquid-cooled, which produces a maximum power of 17 bhp at 8500 rpm with a maximum torque of 15 Nm at 7500 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. The Yamaha R15 has a fuel tank support 12 L, 1.2 L which fuel supply.
It returns a fuel economy of 42 kmpl. Yamaha R15 comes with a price tag of Rs. 1,13,550.
This bike is in competition with other existing segments, namely the KTM Duke 200, ZMR models and heroes CBR 150 R motorcycle.