Ever since appeared the Yamaha R model sets standards in the super sport category and each year incorporates new technologies and elements, so that new Yamaha YZF-R3 will not lag behind older brothers.
The 2016 Yamaha YZF-R3 powered by liquid-cooled, 2-cylinder, DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder with TCI and fuel injected engine, displacement of 321cc, mated to a 6-speed gearbox. Newly designed steel frame and swingarm but with faithful tradition of Japanese industry, where the front suspension KYB 41mm telescopic fork with 129mm wheel travel and rear suspension KYB single shock with 124mm wheel travel. 10 spoke cast aluminum wheels of 17" that are wrapped in tires size (front) 110 / 70-17M / C 54H and (rear) 140 / 70-17M / C 66H. Front brake 298mm floating hydraulic disc and rear 220mm floating hydraulic disc. Fuel tank capacity of 16.8 liters and wet weight of 167 kg.
The instrument panel is easy to read and very clear, so that the driver does not take a lot attention while driving, in addition to the speedometer shows the gear position, fuel capacity, real-time and average fuel economy, water temp, clock, two tripmeters and an oil change indicator light.
The new Yamaha YZF-R3 is very compact and allows great freedom of movement, the seat is ergonomically designed so that the driver has a good position when the bike turning in a corner. It is available in three color schemes: Rapid Red, Raven and Team Yamaha Blue / Matte Silver and the price is $ 4.990.