Yamaha YS125 commuter motorcycle Launched in European markets


Last updated on May 1st, 2018 at 07:17 am

Yamaha YS125 commuter motorcycle has just Launched in European markets. Yamaha YS125 is a stylish looking bike with rich technical specifications and options. The bike is a well updated version of the successful YBR125 commuter motorcycle.

External Features and Options

On external Yamaha YS125 looks stylish with newly designed headlight, muscular, chiselled tank, sporty air scoops, upswept muffler, 795 seat height etc. Overall all this features and options will assure you a great ride with comfort.  The all new YS125 features fresh and sportier styling.

What is new in this Version?

This is coming with redesigned engine. The engine assures lower fuel consumption and greater mileage. This is made in a way to meet Euro 4 emission regulations and packed with Unified Braking System. This works almost same as Honda’s Combi-Brake System. So there will be action to both wheels from either the lever or the brake pedal for great stability and safety on ride.

Key Options

  • Steel tubular frame
  • Unified braking system
  • Non-adjustable fork with 120mm travel
  • Eco riding indicator
  • 5 speed gearbox with gear position indicator
  • Fuel injection
  • Dual rear shocks with 112mm travel
  • Electric and kick starter
  • 245mm disc up front with single piston caliper
  • 130mm drum brake at the rear


Engine and Power

The Yamaha YS125 is powered by a single-cylinder, two-valve, 125 cc single overhead cam engine. The engine is capable of churning out maximum power of 10.5 bhp at 7,500 rpm and peak torque of 10.8 Nm at 6,000 rpm. The bike weighs 129 kg and gets 18-inch wheels. There is telescopic front fork and swingarm mounted twin shocks suspension at the rear.

Yamaha YS125 commuter motorcycle Price in India: NA

Main riavls of the bike includes KTM 125 Duke and Suzuki GSX-S12, KTM RC125, Aprilia RS4 125 and Honda CBR125R. The bike also need to compete with the famous HONDA CB125F. This is also an upcoming bike in India which may price around Rs 70,000/-. Honda CB125F is a hot looking naked commuter motorcycle with interesting design.

The bike is very efficient and powered by a 124.7cc, air cooled engine which is capable of producing 10.46 BHP and 10.2 Nm of torque. The engine mated to a 5-speed gearbox for smooth transmission. The bike weighs 128 kg. Another rival for this bike is the Yamaha MT-125.

Yamaha MT – 125 is powered by the Single cylinder, 4-stroke, SOHC engine. This is a Radical new naked 125cc bike. The engine can churns out 14.8 BHP @ 9000 rpm power and 12.4 NM @ 8000 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated with 6 Speed manual gears transmission. The bike gets Wet, multiple-disc coil spring clutch and Steel Deltabox chassis.

Yamaha MT-125 measures 1955.00 mm x 740.00 mm x 1040.00 mm Dimensions (Length x Width x Height) .The ground clearance is 140.00 mm. For safety fitted with front Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 41 mm suspension and rear Linked monoshock with spring preload adjustment suspension. Hydraulic single disc, Ø 292 mm  in front and Hydraulic single disc, Ø 230 mm used at rear. 

Overall Yamaha YS125 is one of the best available commuter motorcycle for regular ride. There is no details about the India launch or price yet.


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