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The wait is over! Yamaha RX100 is back with a smile on its face, the price is leaked before the launch

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The wait is over!  Yamaha RX100 is back with a smile on its face, the price is leaked before the launch

Many motorcycles that were once selling well in the Indian market have now disappeared. Several of them have made a comeback in new incarnations. However, whether it is possible to bring back that old power, there are different views of the Munis. One such legendary motorbike is the Yamaha RX100. In the eighties, this bike was ready to show off the streets. But in 1996, the Japanese company Yamaha (Yamaha) stopped the production of this ‘Dordandapratap’ RX100. Even today, this traditional bike is kept in the homes of countless Indians. If you go out on the road, you can see Kalebhadra. That being said, Yamaha is looking to fan the flames of the RX100’s languishing popularity. Yes, you got it right. This time the legendary bike is going to make a comeback in a new avatar.

Yamaha RX100 returns to India with new engine

A report by Livemint claims that the iconic motorcycle Yamaha RX100 is coming to the Indian market in a new avatar. Although there were speculations about the re-launch of the bike in the market for a long time. It will get a more powerful engine than before. The name is also changing. The company is hopeful that the new avatar will create a craze among the younger generation.

The new RX100 is likely to get a powerful 225.9 cc engine that complies with BS6 Phase2. It will produce a maximum power of 20.1 bhp and 19.93 Nm of torque. Compared to the original model, the company will keep some surprises in the design of the new version. According to reports, the price of the bike may be Rs 1.25 lakh to 1.50 lakh (ex-showroom). Aiming to keep prices low, Yamaha aims to strike a balance of affordability with offering a premium experience.

Why is the new Yamaha RX100 offering 225.9 cc engine?

Yamaha RX100 was very popular for its light weight and sleek design. Besides, the sound and power, especially attracted the buyers. But at that time the engine was two stroke. Now the company has decided to give at least 200 cc powertrain to maintain that old glory with four stroke engine. Various reports had earlier claimed that Yamaha is currently working on a motorcycle with a high performance yet light weight and high power engine. This refers to the new version RX100.

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