The 2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike is another impressive sports motorcycle for entry-level sports riders. This R-Series superbike ensures to provide an ultimate riding performance that guarantees to offer an ultimate riding pleasure. The rider will always enjoy the great ride with every twist of a throttle. The review of 2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike with its price and specifications are given below.
2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike – Features and Price
An all-new 2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike features the potent 321 ccs, liquid-cooled engine. It is one of the best and high performing inline 2-cylinder DOHC 4-valve per cylinder fuel-injected engine. It can deliver excellent power and ultimate performance throughout the rpm range. Thanks to the compression ratio of 11.2:1, this engine can provide the maximum power at 10,750 rpm. Its 180-degree crank design and the engine provides minimized vibration and smooth running engine character throughout the rpm range.
Its downdraft induction fuel injection system offers an easy start and smooth performance under all conditions. The latest Yamaha’s all-aluminum DiASil cylinder is used to ensure outstanding heat dissipation with an innovative offset cylinder design that not only reduces horsepower loss, but it improves both power and fuel efficiency as well. The forged aluminum pistons use the same technology that has been used for Yamaha R1 and Yamaha R6, which means that it has lighter weight and have excellent strength at the higher temperature.
Chassis / Suspension
The 2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike features steel frame and swingarm that have been designed with Yamaha’s extensive chassis expertise for the lighter and agile character. The braking system comprises up of 298 mm of front disc brake that ensures to provide excellent stopping power while the 220 mm of floating disc handles the braking performance on the back. This sports bike contains an antilock braking system to boost rider confidence plus it prevents wheel lock-ups in reduced-traction conditions.
The suspension system comprises up of 41 mm of KYB front suspension that provide 5.1 inches of travel for ultimate rider comfort and control while the preload-adjustable rear shock provides tuning for passenger and cargo. An all-new 10-spoke cast aluminum wheels are not only strong but are high in style plus they reduce unsprung weight like in 2017 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike. The new 2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike features the multi-function meter that informs the rider of gear position, real-time and average fuel economy, water temp and much more.
Unique Key Features
- Yamaha R-Series Styling
- Potent Twin-Cylinder Powerplant
- Striking Yamaha R-Series Styling
- Advanced Engine Design
- Balanced Sportbike Ergonomics
- Compact, Confident Rider Seating
- Potent Brakes
2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike – Price
The new 2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike is available from February 2018 in different color combination.
|$5,299||Raven with ABS|
|$5,299||Vivid White with ABS|
|$4,999||Team Yamaha Blue|
2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike – Technical Specifications
|Engine Type||321cc, liquid-cooled, DOHC, inline, twin-cylinder, 8-valve|
|Bore x Stroke||68 mm x 44.1 mm|
|Fuel Delivery||Fuel Injection|
|Ignition||TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition|
|Transmission||6-speed; multi-plate clutch|
|Suspension / Front||41 mm KYB® telescopic fork; 5.1 inches travel|
|Suspension / Rear||KYB® single shock, adjustable preload; 4.9 inches travel|
|Brakes / Front||298 mm hydraulic disc; ABS model available|
|Brakes / Rear||220 mm hydraulic disc; ABS model available|
|Tires / Front||110/70-17|
|Tires / Rear||140/70-17|
|L x W x H||82.3 inches x 28.3 inches x 44.7 inches|
|Seat Height||30.7 inches|
|Rake (Caster Angle)||25-degree|
|Maximum Ground Clearance||6.3 inches|
|Fuel Capacity||3.7 gallons|
|Fuel Economy||56 mpg|
|Wet Weight||368 lb / 375 lb (ABS model)|
|Warranty||1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)|
This review of 2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 SuperSports Bike with its full details have been covered in this article. It contains the powerful and high performing engine that not only gives an outstanding performance but massive power output as well. The rider can enjoy the fun speedy ride due to its lightweight and compact chassis.