- Yamaha XT 125 R
name = Yamaha XT 125 R
Yamaha Motor Company
production = 2003 - ?
successor = n/a
parent_company = Yamaha
platform = Xt chassis
engine = 124 cc single cylinder
transmission = 5 speed sequential
trail = 114,4 mm
wheelbase = 1.335mm
length = 1,995mm
width = 840mm
seat_height = 860mm
dry_weight = 111 kg
wet_weight = 122.2 kg
fuel_economy = 50 mpg combined
fuel_capacity = 10 Lt
Yamaha DT 125RE, Yamaha XT 125 X, Yamaha YBR 125
similar = Husqvarna WXE 125
Honda XR 125 L
The Yamaha XT 125 R Is a single cylinder
enduro/adventure bike produced by Yamaha motor company since the 2003 model year.It shares its modest power plant with the ybr 125, the DT 125 REand its super motardbrother the Yamaha XT 125 X.While parts such as the transmission, chasis,are produced in Japan, the enginein Brazilthe motorbike is assembled in Italy, Bologna for the european market by the Italian bike company Malaguti.
The "classic" the XT 125R has all the ingredients of the typical Yamaha XT family, being a true dual purpose machine. The 21 inch front wheel and the 18 inch rear with the typical Enduro style tyres make it fit for both road and off-road use. Seat height and ground clearance are higher comparing to the Supermotard version and the machine features the typical dual purpose handling characteristics, which makes it suitable for a wide range of duties, from crossing rough city roads to small country lanes or paths.
The bike is very suitable to be a learners bike due to its light weight and high torque composition; That said the XT 125 R is suitable for any kind of rider making it truly an intermediate bike.
The XT range debut was in 1976 with the breathtaking XT 500 single 4-stroke "toque hammer" Later other models followed spreading from XT 125 to the latest XT 660.Both ranges of XT and DT represent the typical Yamaha model development consistency, with model refinements over a long period of time, resulting in truly well developed products customers can depend on.
As of the 2008 model year, Yamaha is still producing and marketing the XT 125 R.
The electronic speedo is known to malfunction quite easily.Some users point out there are nearly no points to attach
* [http://www.yamaha-motor-europe.com/designcafe/en/public/article.jsp?ComponentURI=tcm:71-90679] official Yamaha site
* [http://www.yamaha-motor-europe.com/designcafe/en/public/article.jsp?ComponentURI=tcm:71-89146] History of the xt range.
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