Yamaha YZF-R125 Review
Yamaha Recently unveiled the much awaited 2014 YZF-R125 sports bike at the MCN Excel show in London. The bike may come to India in future years and the current version is not planned for India. 2014 Yamaha YZF-R125 comes with Stylish alloy wheels with Y-shaped spokes.
The upgraded version gets fully revised features like new front cowl, reshaped muffler, compact licence plate holder, new carbon-look front fender and a new air intake located between the headlights. Other added features are upside-down front forks, redesigned rear suspension linkage system, a redesigned triple clamp.
According to the company the new changes like new fuel-injection system will aid in good mileage and new front suspension used will ensures better stability and improved front wheel feedback on ride. The bike also gets Standard radial front caliper and floating front disc brake.
The Backlit LCD dash features digital speedometer and tachometer. There is also Multi-function display Screen. It gives you information about the engine temperature, fuel consumption data, maximum speed, average speed etc. The dash also equipped with distance and fuel trip, clock, fuel/reserve indicator too.
2014 Yamaha YZF-R125 Key Features
- Liquid-cooled 124.7 cc engine
- 15 hp at 9,000 rpm power output
- Peak torque of 12.4 Nm at 8,000 rpm
- Steel deltabox frame
- New ultra-rigid triple clamps
- Reworked inverted front fork
- Wheelbase of 1,355 mm.
- 155 mm ground clearance
- Redesigned fuel injection system
- 25 kmpl average mileage
Engine Performance and Mileage
The Yamaha YZF-R125 powered by the Liquid-cooled 124.7 cc engine which makes 15 hp at 9,000 rpm power output and Peak torque of 12.4 Nm at 8,000 rpm also. The Yamaha YZF-R125 made with a Steel deltabox frame. The bike features New ultra-rigid triple clamps and Reworked inverted front fork in new version.
Yamaha YZF-R125 Measures Wheelbase of 1,355 mm.a nd 155 mm ground clearance. The fuel efficiency is improved with the Redesigned fuel injection system and the bike offers 25 kmpl average mileage.
2014 Yamaha YZF-R125 Full Technical Specifications
Engine performance and mileage
|Technical Specifications||2014 Yamaha YZF-R125|
|Engine||Single cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valves|
|Power||11.0 kW (15.0PS) @ 9,000 rpm|
|Torque||12.4 Nm (1.25 kg-m) @ 8,000 rpm|
|Mileage||25 kmpl (average)|
|Clutch||Wet, multiple-disc coil spring|
|Gears & Transmission||Constant Mesh, 6-speed|
|Top Speed||75 mph|
|Bore and stroke(mm)||52.0 mm x 58.6 mm|
|Look, style and Dimensions||Length x width x height(mm)||1,955 mm x 680 mm x 1,065 mm|
|Wheelbase mm||1,355 mm|
|Weight kg||140 kg|
|Ground Clearance||155 mm|
|Tyres front||100/80-17 M/C|
|Tyres rear||130/70-17 M/C|
|Fuel tank||11.5 litres|
|Safety and comfort features||Suspension front||Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 41 mm|
|Suspension rear||Linked monoshock with spring preload adjustment|
|Low Fuel Indicator||Yes|
|Low Oil Indicator:||Yes|
|Brake: front||Hydraulic single disc, Ø 292 mm|
|Brake: rear||Hydraulic single disc, Ø 230 mm|
|Passenger back rest||No|
|Choked Air Filter Indicator||NA|
|High Oil Temp. Indicator||NA|
|Colors||Race blu, Matt grey, Anodized red||Yes|