New Delhi: Yamaha launches it’s new mileage bike in India, named Saluto. It is a 125cc commuter motorcycle at Rs 52,000 ex-Delhi. The Yamaha Saluto joins the SS125 and the YBR125 in the company’s 125cc motorcycle portfolio and is available in a single variant.
The bike has come out in two variants, Brave Black and Victory Red. The Yamaha Saluto is powered by a new Blue Core-enabled 125cc air cooled motor which makes 8.3PS and 10.1Nm. The engine base is derived from the new Yamaha FZ version 2.0 and comes mated to a 4-speed transmission.
The bike offers a mileage of 78kmpl. The fuel tank capacity is 7.6 litres. On the looks front, the Yamaha Saluto borrows its lineage from the YBR series. There are drums at both the ends with no option for a front disc brake.