Yamaha unveils its entry level bike: the 2023 R125
Yamaha has unveiled its entry level bike–the 2023 R125. The new R125 comes with new design changes and newly added features, however, the full-faired bike gets the same 125 cc engine that generates a peak power of 15 hp and peak torque of 11.5 Nm.
The all-new R125 adopts its design from the YZF-R15 V4. The bike comes with a bi-functional LED projector headlamps, LED DRLs, a windshield, split-set-up seats, side-slung exhaust, and split grab rails. Furthermore, the bike is available in three colour options: Icon Blue, Tech Black, and Competition White.
The new bike comes equipped with a five-inch TFT display that offers smartphone connectivity via Bluetooth; the connectivity feature allows users to receive the notifications of incoming calls and text messages. The other notable features are mobile charger, Traction Control System (TCS), dual-channel ABS, assist and slipper clutch, quickshifter, Variable Valve Activation (VVA), and side stand engine cut-off switch, among others.
The 2023 R125 comes with the same powertrain as its outgoing models. The bike is powered by a 125 cc, single-cylinder engine that produces a peak power of 15 hp at 9000 rpm and a peak torque of 11.5 Nm at 8000 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox. Furthermore, the bike will be offered in two riding modes: Street and Track.
|Engine||125 cc, single cylinder, VVA|
|Peak power||15 hp at 9000 rpm|
|Peak torque||11.5 Nm at 8000 rpm|
|Dimension (L X W X H)||1990 X 715 X 1145 mm|
|Fuel tank capacity||11 L|
|Ground clearance||160 mm|
|Seat height||820 mm|
|Suspension||Front: Upside-down telescopic fork|
|Brake||Front: Hydraulic single disc|
Rear: Hydraulic single disc
Yamaha R125 price in Nepal
Although there is no news regarding the launch of the R125 yet, the fans can expect it to cost around Rs 4 lakh here.
|Yamaha models||Expected price in Nepal|
|R125||Rs 4 lakh|