Yamaha YZF-R1, MT-09 introduced with price cut

YZF-R1 now prices Rs 18.1 lakh, after Rs 2.6 lakh value reduce, whereas MT-09 now prices Rs 9.5 lakh, after Rs 1.Three lakh value reduce (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Japanese bike maker, Yamaha has introduced revised pricing for the YZF-R1 and MT-09 submit the lately introduced 25 % drop in CBU customized duties.

At current, these are the one-two bikes which can be imported to India from Japan by the corporate as CBUs. The YZF-R1 and MT-09 now retail for Rs 18.1 lakh (initially Rs 20.7 lakh) and Rs 9.5 lakh (initially Rs 10.eight lakh), making them cheaper by Rs 2.6 lakh and Rs 1.Three lakh, respectively (all costs, ex-showroom, Delhi).

The YZF-R1 is an all-out supersport and the producer’s flagship bike in India. It powered by a 998cc, cross-plane, flat, four-cylinder, four-valve engine that develops 200hp and 112.4Nm of torque. Accessible in two paint shades – Yamaha Blue and Tech Black.

The MT-09 is the corporate’s mid-capacity sport-naked bike that’s identified for its aggressive styling and driving dynamics. Powering it’s an 847cc, three-cylinder, liquid-cooled, four-stroke engine that makes 115hp and 87.5Nm of torque. The MT-09 is accessible in three colors – Yamaha Blue, Tech Black, and Evening Fluo.

If you happen to learn our 2018 Yamaha MT-09 overview, you’d know that the bike’s older Rs 10.eight lakh price label was one among its greatest drawbacks. The brand new pricing of Rs 9.5 lakh places it nearer to Triumph’s Road Triple S that’s now priced at Rs 9.19 lakh (purple) and Rs 9.32 lakh (black). It is usually significantly extra inexpensive than the Road Triple RS that has now had its value hiked to Rs 11.13 lakh (all costs, ex-showroom).

Triumph lately elevated the costs throughout its vary of CKD bikes following the 5 % hike in import responsibility on CKDs that got here with the 2018 finances. Previous to this, the Triumphs had an enormous benefit over the Yamaha and even the Road Triple RS was extra inexpensive by around Rs 25,000.

In case you’re questioning why a 25 % responsibility reduce for CBUs has solely resulted in a 10 % drop in costs on common, we now have a fascinating article right here that explains how the numbers add up. Let’s hope that this enhancement will improve the sale of Yamaha.

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