With growing congestion and increasing public transport costs, getting to work is becoming even more challenging for those of us who still commute. Yamaha are committed to offering everyone an alternative way to move around the city. Enter the Yamaha YS125.
Featuring a new design whilst retaining all of the best features of the YBR125, the new Yamaha YS125 is built to last. Its big wheels and plush suspension ensure easy handling. At the same time its low fuel consumption and increased riding comfort make this one of the most practical and affordable lightweight commuter motorcycles on the market today.
Dealers report many cases of Yamaha YS125 models that have covered over 100,000 km. It is this proven durability that has helped it to attract such a strong and loyal following. Now riders who may be coming to two wheels for the first time, as well as those trading up from a 50cc scooter or a budget 125 motorcycle, are in for a real treat.
Whether filtering through congested city streets or riding along secondary roads, the machines lightweight chassis and plush suspension help to make every journey easier and more enjoyable. Its 18-inch wheels deliver agility with stability. And the 2.75-18 front tyre and wide 100/80-18 rear tyre give comfortable and confident road holding.
As we’d expect, dependability, affordability and low running costs are at the top of the 'must have' list for today's smart commuters. The Yamaha YS125's newly designed 125cc air-cooled 2-valve SOHC EU4 compliant engine is one of the most reliable and economical designs in its class. Equipped with a long-range 14-litre fuel the YS125 has the potential to cover over 300 km between fuel stops.