New Yamaha bike will come to compete with TVS Apache, will be launched before Diwali

Yamaha Motor India will soon launch the new generation model of its YZF R3 bike. At present, this bike is in the testing phase and its picture has also been leaked. It is expected that many special changes will be made in the design of the 2022 Yamaha R3 bike.

The design of the 2022 Yamaha YZF R3 may be similar to the YZF R7 bike. Although the launch date and details of the upcoming bike have not been revealed yet, according to reports, its new generation model can be launched during the 2022 Diwali season.

Features of 2022 Yamaha YZF R3

Let us tell you that Yamaha launched the 2022 version of R3 in the global market this year. Ever since the bike was discontinued in India, it has received several updates including new color options.

Like the larger supersports bike, the new R3 will get a central air intake with an LED projector and slits on the sides. Apart from this, the new model will get a compact windscreen, sculpted fuel tank, front cowl mounted rear view mirror, low-set handlebar, split seat design, side fairing mounted turn indicators, rear-set footpegs and upswept exhaust support. Along with this, a digital instrument panel will be given in the bike, which will show details like trip meter, real time, fuel capacity, fuel economy.

2022 Yamaha YZF R3 Engine

The new 2022 Yamaha R3 bike will be powered by the same 321cc, liquid-cooled DOCH engine as before. It generates 40.4bhp power and 29.4Nm peak torque. Its engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox and slipper clutch.

The suspension and braking setup in this Yamaha bike can also be the same as before. The new R3 will be equipped with USD forks at the front and a preload-adjustable monocross rear suspension unit. For braking duties, it will have 298mm front and 220mm rear disc brakes.

Apart from this, dual-channel ABS (Antilock Braking System) will be standard. The 2022 Yamaha R3 will be mated to 17-inch wheels with 110/70 front and 140/70 rear tyres. No changes are likely to be made in its dimensions.

In the Indian market, 2022 Yamaha YZF R3 will compete with bikes like KTM RC 390 and TVS Apache RR310.

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