Its official: Yamaha will launch a sports 250 cm3 in 2014. This is at least what was announced Hiroyuki Suzuki, Yamaha Motor India responsible, serious in Financial Chronicle.
The bike will be a priority for the Indian market, where it should replace the current R15 equivalent local Yamaha YZF 125R. “The bikes manufactured in India to meet the most advanced standards in developed markets, with lower production costs,” said the Indian official. To imagine that there could come YZF 250R compete Honda CBR250R and Kawasaki Ninja 300 (also built in an emerging country) on the European market in 2013, there is not an easily passable…!