Yamaha YZF- R3 Wins Indian Motorcycle of The Year 2016
India Yamaha Motor Pvt. Ltd’s 321cc fully-faired YZF-R3 won the Indian motorcycle of the yr award for 2016 at an occasion held in Delhi on 18 December. The award changed into given to YZF-R3 after a group of leading automobile journalist tested the motorcycles released in 2015 on numerous parameters at Lonavala on four December.
After the assessment, the Yamaha YZF-R3, Honda CBR 650F and DSK Benelli TNT 300 were declared the top 3 from a number of motorcycles that encompass Mahindra Mojo, Benelli 600i, TNT 899, TNT 1130, TNT 600 GT, Bajaj CT 100 and so on. The bikes had been judged on factors consisting of price, gasoline efficiency, styling, consolation, safety, overall performance, practicality, and technical innovation, free for money and suitability for Indian situations.
Yamaha’s a whole lot-awaited YZF-R3 made its debut in India on eleven August with a rate tag of Rs 3.25 lakh. The YZF-R3 is offered in India as CKD (absolutely Knock Down) units from the business enterprise’s manufacturing plant in Indonesia. The motorcycle is powered by means of a dual-cylinder, liquid-cooled, 321cc engine that develops 41.4bhp at 10,750rpm and 29.6Nm of torque at nine,000rpm mated to a six-pack transmission.
Yamaha YZF-R3 is 2090mm long, 720mm extensive, 1135mm tall and has a wheelbase of 1380mm. The module offers a floor clearance of 160mm and comes with a gas tank ability of 14-litres.The Yamaha motorbike is prepared with a telescopic fork suspension at the front and mono shock at the rear. The 17-inch alloy wheels shod in a hundred and ten/70 segment front and 140/70 rear tires are tamed with of 298mm disc in advance and 220mm disc at the rear.
The Harley-Davidson avenue 750 won the IMOTY award for remaining yr. The Royal Enfield Continental GT gained the award for 2014, KTM two hundred Duke for 2013 and the Honda CBR 250R for 2012.