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2014 Yamaha YZF-R250 Rendered


Yamaha YZF-R250 Render

One of the leading magazines in Japan, Young Machine, has rendered the highly awaited entry level sports bike from Yamaha, the YZF-R250. With almost all major bike manufacturers having launched competent quarter-litre sports bikes, the most sporty of the Japanese bike makers, Yamaha, do not have one in their portfolio. But now this is about to change with the new YZF-R250. This bike will be a full-blooded fully-faired sports bike good for the road as well as the track.

The Yamaha YZF-R250 looks very aggressive and racy and seems to share a lot of its design with its younger sibling, the YZF-R125, which is available in many international markets. The YZF-R250 will use the lightweight Deltabox frame as opposed to a tubular frame as speculated earlier. The bike will use a cast aluminium swing arm which along with the frame should make it an excellent handler. The front suspension consists of big telescopic inverted front forks which should again help in the corners.

It is being speculated that this quarter-litre sports bike from Yamaha will use a 250cc DOHC engine which will result in superior performance and fuel efficiency. The power output is expected to be somewhere around 30 BHP. This new entrant from Yamaha will creat quite a buzz in many emerging markets like South Asian countries as well as back home in India. The exact launch dates of the YZF-R250 have not been released by Yamaha but we can expect it to be launched sometime in 2014.

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Source – TMCBlog

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  • REALBIKER

    I know about Triumph daytona 675 what is YZF 675? May be a new yzf R6 i think …..???some1 tell me what YZF stands for ??BRING IT SOON YAMAHA . ..we are waiting for that from a long time

    • karikor

      Real biker, YZF is a model name used by Yamaha just like Honda has its CBR, VFR etc. Our popular Yamaha R15 also goes by the name YZF-R15. So my guess is Yamaha is planning a 675cc YZF, maybe an update to the Yamaha YZF-R6. That is wonderful news to many markets as the supersport class is a very important class in most markets as they are more practical than the liter class.

  • karikor

    I hope Yamaha works on a Yamaha YZF-R400 also soon.

    • http://www.motorbeam.com/ Faisal Khan

      Karikor, first let them get the 250 ;p, it has been a long time coming.

  • Baljinder

    Good to see YZF-250 launch in India 2014………. Can this monster beat NINJA and CBR??

  • surya

    Dude.. Young machine is not from Indonesia. It is from Japan.
    Indonesian two wheels lover really wait and see about this rumor. FYI, in Indonesia, Yamaha doesn’t have a bike in sport fairing.
    Please visit my blog dk8000.co.nr and make some comment. Thank you.

  • hyder

    hey buddy,
    was waiting for vxion bt hopein for r25

    • http://www.motorbeam.com/ Faisal Khan

      Hyder, neither are coming anytime soon.

      • hyder

        any idea wen will r250 come to india,
        coz i was abt to get 150 v2 bt heard abt 250 and am waitin,
        will it come by 2014,
        if so plz info me bro
        my id,
        sredyh@gmail.com (can get me on fb {Name “hyder sewitz”})

        • http://www.motorbeam.com/ Faisal Khan

          Hyder, mostly next year.

  • asker

    will dis be twin or single.
    didnt get dat clear…..
    hope its twin and non ABS
    dats wat i would like and within 2lac

    • http://www.motorbeam.com/ Faisal Khan

      Asker, it will be a twin.

  • faizan

    what price do you people think this beast will have????
    will get one for sure for my self……..

    • http://www.motorbeam.com/ Faisal Khan

      Faizan, around Rs. 2.5 lakhs.