World’s largest two wheeler automaker YAHAMA MOTORS has launched a sensational, stylish and a sexy bike YZF R1 at 10th Jan 2012 in Auto-Expo, New Delhi. The company has targeted to sell approx 30000 units within a month after launching. This is going to be a great success in near future.
Yamaha R1 represents a paradigm shift in technology, performance and controllability among litre class sport bikes. The R1 has been designed to be the “Ultimate Cornering Master 1000” of the open super sport class. Inspired by Yamaha’s M1 MotoGP race bike and that’s why it can rocket with a top-speed of 285km/h.
This bike featuring a 998 cc, Liquid cooled 4-stroke DOHC engine churns out peak power of 180 HP (134.2 kw) at 12500 rpm and max. torque of 112.7 Nm (83.1 Ft.lbs) at 1000 rpm matted with a Constant mesh, 6-speed transmission fitted with a 18 litres fuel tank. This new stylish model has overall length 2060 mm, width 720 mm, height 1110 mm, wheelbase 1415 mm and ground clearance of 135 mm.
The new YZF R1 has good suspension which provides a comfortable driving. The front suspension has telescopic forks, compression damping, rebound damping and 120 mm travel where rear suspension has single shock for high-low speed compression damping. Brakes are also very active having front break with Dual 310 mm discs and rear with single 220 mm disc. Front tyre is of 120/70-17 and rear tyre of 190/50-17.
This new YZF R1 to crack a tremendous success in coming near feature. The company has launched this model with three colors in price tag of 10.5 lakhs (Delhi Ex-showroom Price)
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