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MotoGP: Qatar preseason test roundup

MotoGP: Qatar preseason test roundup

Now that the dust has settled on all three classes after their pre-season testing is over, let’s take a look at where everyone stands. Of course, there will always be a few aberrations, but by and large it looks to be shaping up to be a Spanish rider war on Japanese machinery. 

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Yamaha patents for two-wheel-drive motorcycle leaked

Yamaha patents for two-wheel-drive motorcycle leaked

Yamaha is working towards harnessing electric power for its new range of two-wheel-drive motorcycles. The company has filed patents for a two-wheel-drive motorcycle with an electric motor propelling the front wheel. 

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5 things we like about the Yamaha FZ25

5 things we like about the Yamaha FZ25

It’s been almost a month since the Yamaha FZ25 was launched and everybody’s wondering whether this bike comes up to scratch. It is being touted that the new FZ25 may very well be Yamaha’s attempt to retain its FZ16 customers and at the same time, attract new customers into their fold. The brief for its engineers and designers was to hit the right price that will make it a value-for-money proposition. But has that actually happened? Well, the bike did have a few shortcomings like the brakes and the instrument cluster, which we discovered when we rode the FZ25 in Goa earlier this month, but we also found five things that will help the bike carve its own niche in the segment. 

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Yamaha FZ5 Ride Photo Gallery

Yamaha FZ5 Ride Photo Gallery

Yamaha’s new FZ25 plans to add a bit of sobriety in the world of fast and aggressive 250cc motorcycles. The design isn’t intimidating but the LED headlamp does turn heads. With the FZ25, Yamaha has tried to build a no-frills bike that has been competitively priced, gets a refined motor and has the capability to be ridden for long distances as well.

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Yamaha records 20 per cent growth in February

Yamaha records 20 per cent growth in February

Yamaha has announced a 20 per cent growth in sales numbers in February 2017 as compared to the same period in 2016. With this, the company has cemented its position as the fourth largest two wheeler manufacturer in the domestic market.

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Top 4 reasons why Yamaha FZ25 customers should consider KTM 250 Duke

Top 4 reasons why Yamaha FZ25 customers should consider KTM 250 Duke

The battle of the quarter-litre motorcycle has become interesting with the launch of the KTM 250 Duke. Just a month ago, Yamaha launched their FZ25 at a price which is very competitive and we think that bike will succeed. But now with the introduction of the 250 Duke, Yamaha might face some problems moving FZ25s off the showroom floor. Yes, there is a major price difference between both the bikes and it makes more financial sense to compare the 200 Duke with the FZ25, there are many customers who want a 250cc naked streetfighter and won’t settle for less

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Yamaha R3 recalled in India

Yamaha R3 recalled in India

India Yamaha Motors has recalled the YZF-R3 over issues with the fuel tank bracket and main switch sub assembly. 

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Yamaha YZF-R15 V 3.0 launch still months away

Yamaha YZF-R15 V 3.0 launch still months away

The Indonesian arm of Yamaha recently unveiled the YZF-R15 V3.0 and that got a lot of us excited. But it looks like this motorcycle won’t be launched in India anytime soon.

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2017 Yamaha YZF-R25 rendered

2017 Yamaha YZF-R25 rendered

With the new YZF-R15 Version 3.0 now on sale, Yamaha seems to have turned its attention towards the update for YZF-R25. A Japanese media house has rendered the 2017 YZF-R25 based on inside information.

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Yamaha Fazer 250 based on the FZ25 in the making

Yamaha Fazer 250 based on the FZ25 in the making

Yamaha launched the FZ25 in India last week with a competitive price tag of Rs 1.19 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). But it looks like the company wants to offer more to the Indian buyers in the performance bike segment. 

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