YBR 125 is a light motorcycle manufactured by the Japanese manufacturer Yamaha Motor Co. Ltd. It was introduced in 2005 and received several facelifts over time. In 2008, Yamaha replaced the carburetor system in the YBR 125 with a fuel injection system. In 2010, Yamaha introduced a dual-sport version of the YBR 125 with several off-road improvements. YBR 125 was launched in the Pakistani market in 2015.
Yamaha YBR 125 is a pioneer of quality sports bikes in Pakistan. With a splendid performance, sporty shape, and a first-class impression, Yamaha YBR 125 simply has no match in the local market. Features like self-start, alloy rims, speedometer with fuel gauge indicator, and an ultra-bright headlight, Yamaha YBR 125 is worth every penny.
YBR 125 Specs
The YBR 125 comes with a 4-stroke, air-cooled, SOHC engine with a displacement of 124 cm3. The engine has a maximum power of 10.7 bhp @ 7,500 rpm at a maximum torque of 10.4 Nm @ 6,500 rpm.
The bore and stroke measurements in YBR 125 are 54.0 mm x 54.0 mm, respectively. It comes with 5-speed constant mesh transmission and a compression ratio of 10.0:1. The wheelbase of the YBR 125 is 1285 mm with a ground clearance of 145 mm.
The fuel capacity in YBR 125 is 13L. Its overall dimensions are 1975 x 745 x 1080 mm with a seat height of 775 mm. The front tire has a 2.75 mm width with a diameter of 18 inches and 42p speed index while the rear tire has 90mm width, 90mm height and 18 inches diameter. The dry weight of Yamaha YBR 125 is 114 kg.
YBR 125 Features
The Yamaha YBR 125 comes with a two-valve engine and a DCI ignition system of 12V DC. it comes with both electric starter and kick starter features. The front has a 12V halogen bulb headlamp with a smoked shield. The front brake is a single disc brake while the rear brake is a drum brake.
The YBR 125 has a telescopic, coil spring, oil damper front suspension and a swing arm, coil spring, oil damper rear suspension. The rear suspension is adjustable. The bike also comes with an engine balancer. For the rider’s convenience, there is a prominent dial in the front with information of fuel gauge, gear indicator and trip meter.
Yamaha YBR 125 Design
The Yamaha YBR 125 has a sporty design which focuses on comfort as well as beauty. The pillion seat is elevated with a tail-up design and the striking new graphics add to its beauty.
It comes in three exciting colors:
- Racing Blue
- Vivid Cocktail Red
- Metallic Black
Yamaha YBR 125 Ride & Handling
Yamaha YBR 125 2022 is most suitable for urban rides. Its handling is satisfactory and it does not have much grip when it comes to sharp turns at high speeds but in an urban setting, it is best for daily commute.
Its brakes are also quite ordinary and there is nothing outstanding about them. They can be further improved by changing the pads but give a satisfactory performance during the daily commute.
YBR 125 Mileage
Yamaha YBR 125 2022 provides value for money due to its outstanding mileage. It has an impressive fuel consumption of 42.5 km/l -51 km/l.
YBR 125 Resale
Yamaha has a good resale value in the Pakistani market. It is still dominated by Honda but does better than Suzuki due to the availability of the auto parts of its motorcycles and because of the expanding dealer network. Currently, it is easy to resell a Yamaha YBR 125G in Pakistan.
Yamaha YBR 125 Competitors
Yamaha YBR 125 2022 competes with Honda CB 125F, Suzuki GD 110S, and Suzuki GS 150SE in the Pakistani market.
The Honda CB 125F shares similar engine power and torque with the Yamaha YBR 125. The Honda CB 125F has a sportier design and higher resale value compared to Yamaha YBR 125 but the YBR 2022 beats Honda when it comes to suspension, fuel capacity and fuel consumption. The Honda CB 125F is also less expensive than the YBR 125.
Despite the fact that Suzuki GD 110S has less impressive features as compared to the YBR 125, it provides value for money at a lot lesser price of Rs. 194,000. The GD 110S has 4-speed transmission with 9.5:1 compression ratio which is less than that of the YBR.
Suzuki GS 150SE is another strong contestant with a 150 cc engine and higher power and torque. It provides great value for money at Rs. 227,000 which is greater than that of YBR 125. YBR 125 beats GS 150SE when it comes to fuel capacity and fuel consumption.