Import Duty Cut: Yamaha YZF-R1 Gets Cheaper By INR 2.57 Lakh, MT-09 By INR 1.3 Lakh

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Yamaha YZF-R1 India prices have been revised post the import duty cut on CBU motorcycles. The Japanese litre-class motorcycle with the crossplane engine has received a price cut of INR 2.57 lakh and is now available for INR 18.16 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The MT-09 naked roadster has also received a price cut of INR 1.3 lakh and it now retails for INR 9.55 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).

Who else revised their prices post the import duty cut? Check out the articles linked below:

Yamaha YZF R1 – Official Images (2)

The crossplane crankshaft engine features titanium fracture-split connecting rods, which are an industry first for a production motorcycle. The 998cc liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 4-valves engine is tuned to deliver 200 PS of power @ 13,500 rpm and 112.4 Nm of torque @ 11,500 rpm. The motorcycle weighs just 200 kg which gives it a healthy power-to-weight ratio.

New Yamaha MT 09 – Launched In India (3)

The MT-09, on the other hand uses a 847cc, three-cylinder, liquid-cooled, engine that is tuned to deliver a healthy 115 hp of power and 87.5 Nm of peak torque.

Yamaha YZF R1 – Official Images (3)

Technical Specifications of Yamaha YZF-R1

Engine And Performance
Engine typeLiquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 4-valves
Displacement998 cc
Bore & Stroke79.0 mm x 50.9 mm
Compression ratio13.0 : 1
Maximum power147.1 kW (200.0PS) @ 13,500 rpm
Maximum torque112.4 Nm (11.5 kg-m) @ 11,500 rpm
Lubrication systemWet sump
Clutch typeWet, Multiple Disc
CarburettorFuel Injection
Ignition systemTCI(digital)
Starter systemElectric
Transmission systemConstant Mesh, 6-speed
Final transmissionChain
Dimensions
Overall length2,055 mm
Overall width690 mm
Overall height1,150 mm
Seat height855 mm
Wheelbase1,405 mm
Minimum ground clearance130 mm
Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank)200 kg
Fuel tank capacity17 litres
Oil tank capacity3.9 litres
FrameAluminium Deltabox
Front suspension systemTelescopic forks, Ø 43 mm
Front travel120 mm
Caster angle24°
Trail102 mm
Rear suspension systemSwingarm, (link suspension)
Rear travel120 mm
Front brakeHydraulic dual disc, Ø 320 mm
Rear brakeHydraulic single disc, Ø 220 mm
Front tyre120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear tyre190/55 ZR17M/C (75W)
Price
Ex-showroom DelhiINR 18,16,192

Technical specifications of Yamaha MT-09

Engine And Performance
Engine type3-Cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valves
Displacement847 cc
Bore & Stroke78.0 mm x 59.1 mm
Compression ratio11.5 : 1
Maximum power84.6 kW (115PS) @ 10,000 rpm
Maximum torque87.5 Nm (8.9 kg-m) @ 8,500 rpm
Lubrication systemWet sump
Clutch typeWet, Multiple Disc
CarburettorFuel Injection
Ignition systemTCI
Starter systemElectric
Transmission systemConstant Mesh, 6-speed
Final transmissionChain
Dimensions
Overall length2,075 mm
Overall width815 mm
Overall height1,120 mm
Seat height820 mm
Wheelbase1,440 mm
Minimum ground clearance135 mm
Wet weight (including full oil and fuel tank)193 kg
Fuel tank capacity14 litres
Oil tank capacity3.4 litres
Front suspension systemTelescopic forks
Front travel137 mm
Caster angle25°
Trail103 mm
Rear suspension systemSwingarm, (Link type suspension)
Rear travel130 mm
Front brakeHydraulic dual disc, Ø 298 mm
Rear brakeHydraulic single disc, Ø 245 mm
Front tyre120/70ZR17M/C(58W)(Tubeless)
Rear tyre180/55ZR17M/C(73W)(Tubeless)
Price
Ex-showroom DelhiINR 9,55,575