Yamaha YBR125 - 2005
At £1,999 On the Road, the eagerly anticipated Yamaha YBR125 comes in at fantastic value and adds yet another model to Yamaha's comprehensive 125cc range.
Created to be fun, stylish and versatile, the sleekly modern YBR125 is affordable, economical and manufactured with quality components for day-in day-out reliability.
This new commuter friendly machine offers a host of big-bike features while retaining a lightweight, nimble feel.
Easy to ride, this punchy four-stroke single has a full five speed gearbox to keep you ahead of the traffic, wherever you're going.
With both electric and kickstart operations, a roomy and low dual-seat, the YBR125 gives all the versatility you could want from a lightweight commuter.
Demonstration models will be available in most dealerships around the country, so get yourself on a new YBR and see how affordable freedom can be!
Available in the following strong colours; Midnight Black, Mature Red, Yamaha Blue and Light Grey Metallic.
All Yamaha machines come with Yamaha's customer package which includes:
Two year manufacturers unlimited mileage warranty on 51cc models and above (One year on 50cc models)
12-months RAC Breakdown Cover, roadside and at home, including lost keys, puncture or running out of petrol
For product brochures or to find your nearest official Yamaha dealer call 01932 358121 or visit www.yamaha-motor.co.uk
The YBR is a new lightweight 4-stroke from Yamaha that combines fresh, sporty looks with good all-round performance, an attractive speci? cation and a competitive price.
Driving the new YBR125 is a 125cc 4-stroke single cylinder air-cooled engine that has been designed with simplicity and economy in mind. This new low-emission engine is similar to
the design used on the XT125R and X models, and delivers smooth, responsive performance.
Fitted with a kick starter and electric start, this 5-speed engine is a good all-round performer, making it an ideal choice for new riders, commuters and those customers looking for simple, low cost transport.
Engine technical highlights
Air-cooled 125cc 4-stroke single cylinder
Economical, simple and reliable
8.8 kW (12HP) @ 8,000rpm
Electric and kick starter
Air Induction System
The YBR125's chassis follows a simple layout, and features a single downtube frame and twin shock rear suspension. Its compact overall dimensions make it an extremely enjoyable and rewarding machine to use for new riders.
The budget-priced YBR125 features very attractive styling, and comes fully-equipped with many surprising details such as three-spoke cast wheels, front disc with 2-pot caliper, and a sculpted dual seat that sets it apart from other economy models. Together with the new DT125X, XT125R, and XT125X, the YBR125 gives Yamaha one of the strongest and most diverse line-ups of 125cc machines in the marketplace.
Chassis Technical Highlights
Compact chassis dimensions for easy manoeuvrability
Ideal for new riders and learner riders
Single downtube frame
Dual rear shocks
3-spoke cast wheels
Fresh, sporty styling
Front disc brake with 2-pot caliper
Engine Type - Air-cooled, 4-stroke, forward inclined single cylinder, SOHC, 123.7 cc
Bore & stroke - 54.0 x 54.0 mm
Compression Ratio - 10:01
Max. power - 8.8 kW (12 HP) @ 8,000 rpm
Max. torque - 11.6 Nm @ 6,500 rpm
Lubrication - Wet sump
Carburettor/Fuel supply - Mikuni VM22SH/1
Clutch type - Wet, multiple disc
Ignition - CDI
Starter system - Electric and Kick
Transmission - Constant mesh, 5-speed
Final transmission - Chain
Frame - Diamond shaped
Front suspension - Telescopic forks
Front wheel travel - 110 mm
Rear suspension - Swingarm
Rear wheel travel - 105 mm
Caster angle - 26.33°
Trial - 103 mm
Front brake - Single disc, Ø 245 mm
Rear brake - Drum, Ø 130 mm
Front tyre - 2.75-18 42P
Rear tyre - 90/90-18 51P
Overall length - 1,980 mm
Overall width - 745 mm
Overall height - 1,050 mm
Seat height - 780 mm
Wheelbase - 1,290 mm
Min. ground clearance - 175 mm
Dry weight - 106 kg
Fuel tank capacity (reserve) - 12 litres (3 litres)
Oil capacity - 1.2 litres