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Yamaha R25 updated for model year 2016


Yamaha R25 ABS gets new graphics and color choices for model year 2016.

Yamaha Indonesia Motor Manufacturing (YIMM) has introduced two new versions of the Yamaha R25. This has been done to update the bike with 2016 model year. Color choices have been added with Grey/Black and Diablo Red/White combinations, besides the Racing Blue/White color choice, while engine and technology sees no change.

The sole manufacturer of Yamaha R25, YIMM has detailed updates for the Yamaha R25 ABS but has announced that there will be no change in prices in Jakarta where it will continue to have a price tag of IDR 59 million (INR 2.85 lakhs).

The non-ABS variant, launched in May 2014 continues to sport three colors of Racing Blue, Diablo Red and Predator Black. The changes in color schemes are solely to retain freshness of product while specifications remain untouched.

Engine specification on the Yamaha R25 include a 250cc, 2 cylinder liquid cooled engine offering 35.5 hp at 12,000 rpm and 22.1 Nm torque at 10,000 rpm mated to a 6 speed gearbox. Where dimensions are concerned, Yamaha R25 measures 2,090 mm in length, 720 mm in width, 1,135 mm in height and has a seat height of 780 mm. Yamaha R25 rivals the likes of Hyosung GT250R, Kawasaki Ninja 250, Honda CBR250R and the new KTM RC250.

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