Yamaha’s just revealed their 250 cc sports bike concept, R25 which will be launched in India along with other global markets, once launched. It will sport a 249 cc, liquid cooled, parallel twin with 4 valves and a DOHC configuration. This engine will be capable of 30 bhp peak power while being mated to a six speed transmission. Once launched in India, the Yamaha R25 will compete against Honda CBR250R and Kawasaki Ninja 300.
Besides the R25, Yamaha has also launched the Alpha 113cc scooter at the 2014 Auto Expo at a price of INR 49,518. Yamaha Alpha is based on Ray’s underpinnings and will be similar to Honda Activa, TVS Jupiter and Suzuki Access, also its competitors in the country. Yamaha plans on selling a total of 200,000 units of Alpha during its first year of launch.