Yamaha YZF R3

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Rs 3,26,530


Bike Discontinued in August , 2017

Key Specs

321 ccEngine
24 KmplMileage
188 KmphTop Speed
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YZF R3 Bike Price and Variants

VariantYZF R3 320cc
Ex-Showroom Price3,26,530
Start MechanismSelf Start Only
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDisc
Tyre & WheelAlloy
Available Colour(s)NA

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Yamaha YZF R3 Specifications

Mileage24 Kmpl
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDisc
Wheel TypeAlloy
StartingSelf Start Only
Fuel Capacity14 Ltrs
Engine Type2-Cylinder, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke, DOHC, 4-Valves
Displacement321 cc
Maximum Speed188 Kmph
Gear Box6 Speed
Fuel TypePetrol
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type2-Cylinder, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke, DOHC, 4-Valves
Displacement321 cc
Mileage24 Kmpl
Maximum Power41.4 bhp @ 10750 rpm
Maximum Torque29.6 Nm @ 9000 rpm
StartingSelf Start Only
Maximum Speed188 Kmph
Cooling SystemAir Cooled
Gear Box6 Speed
ClutchWet, Multiple Disc
No. of Cylinders2
Drive TypeChain Drive
Bore68 mm
Stroke44.1 mm
Supply SystemFuel Injection
Transmission TypeManual
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size

Front :-110/70 - 17,

Rear :-140/70 - 17

Tyre TypeTubeless
Radial TyresYes
Wheel Size

Front :-17 inch,

Rear :-17 inch

Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDisc
Front Brake Diameter298 mm, Hydraulic Single Disc
Rear Brake Diameter220 mm, Hydraulic Single Disc
Features and Safety
Carry HookNo
Fuel economy IndicatorYes
Seat TypeSplit
ConsoleAnalogue and Digital
Passenger BackrestNo
Step-up SeatYes
Passenger FootrestYes
Underseat StorageNo
Chassis and Suspension
Front SuspensionTelescopic Forks
Rear SuspensionSwingarm
Length2090 mm
Height1135 mm
Width720 mm
Ground Clearance160 mm
Saddle Height780 mm
Kerb Weight169 Kgs
Wheelbase1380 mm
Fuel Capacity14 Ltrs
Head Lamp12 V - 55 W x 1 / 55 W x 1
Tail LampLED
Turn Signal LampLED
Pass SwitchYes
Projector HeadlightYes
Battery TypeGTZ8V
Battery Capacity12 V - 7 Ah
Low Fuel IndicatorYes
Pilot LampsYes
LED Tail LightYes

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    Oct 2, 2015 by Aadarsh Kashyap

    the yamaha yzf r3 looks like a very genuine sports bike it has a powerful engine and instant pickup and good performance.it is very fun to ride in both cities and highways,its looks is truly damn hot,but it has no abs braking system and price is..........Read more

  • Amazing Bike, Awesome experience

    Nov 24, 2016 by

    I just love it. But ABS would have been appreciated at this price point. yet d engine is great and brakes are good. better more stickiet tyres were also needed but over all superb bike......Read more

  • yamaha yzf r3 not worthy:(

    Jun 9, 2016 by

    YAMAHA YZF R3after a gr8 sucess of r15 yamaha indeed launched thier on more beast r3 which is powered with 320 cc engine but ot has some things to know before buying one. There us no abs on standard in this bike, spending 4 lacs approx no abs and y..........Read more

Yamaha YZF R3 Expert Review

December 11, 2015: Yamaha Motors India has released its much-awaited and most attractive entry-level performance bike at Buddh International Circuit (BIC) in August this year. Known as Yamaha YZF-R3, the bike is imported through Completely Knocked Down (CKD) route in the country. It is powered by a 321cc, 2-cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valves engine that is mated to a 6-speed constant mesh gearbox. The bike comes in two colors namely: Midnight Black and Racing Blue. It is priced at Rs. 3.25 lac (ex-showroom, Delhi) and lock horns with KTM RC 390, Honda CBR250R, Hyosung GT250R and Kawasaki Ninja 300.

The Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer, Yamaha cater the speed freaks of the country with the launch of its powerful 300cc bike named as “Yamaha YZF-R3”. Since its inception, the market of entry-level performance bike saw a revolution. It has been launched at Buddh International Circuit (BIC) on 11th August 2015 and imported via CKD (Completely Knocked Down) route in India.

Powering the bike is 321cc, in-line twin cylinder, a liquid-cooled motor that is linked to a 6-speed constant mesh transmission system. The bike is crafted on a diamond frame and it runs on 110/70-17M/C 54H front & 140/70-17M/C 66H rear tubeless tyres. It lacks the ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) in domestic version.

The front profile of the bike receives a signature YZF series twin sporty headlamps. The headlamp of the bike is sharp and looks aggressive that fits pretty well with the sporty silhouette. It comes with a step-up, sporty split seat that further enhances the overall aesthetics of the beast. Its instrument cluster is easy to read and informative. Talking about the rear, the machine features a sharp tail lamp with clear lens turning indicators.

Yamaha YZF R3 has an awesome front fascia that is seen by a YZF series signature twin headlights that provide a clear and steady beam of light. The fuel tank of the bike is sharply crafted that gives a sound riding stance as well as enhance the beauty of the beast. Furthermore, it features a well-padded and thick-cushioned split seat that provide a high-end comfort level to the rider as well as pillion. Besides this, it has been also loaded with sporty trimmed exhaust at the side that gives a high-end feel. Coming to the rear, the machine comes with an acute tail lamp section along with the clear lens turn indicators. The rear fender is long and sharp that ends up just in height with the exhaust system.

It has an overall body dimension of 2090 mm in length, 720 mm in width, 1135 mm in height that give it a respectable public appearance. It has a wheelbase of 1380 mm that offer a keen and agile handling while on the go. The minimum ground clearance of 160mm gives a stability around the corners. Talking about the instrumentation, it is easy to read and informative that display the information about an analogue tachometer, digital speedometer, trip meter, odometer, clock and fuel gauge. Apart from this, the bike has been also fitted with a huge fuel tank of 14-liter capacity. The total kerb weight is 169 kgs that make it an easy to ride and handy sporty motorcycle.

Yamaha YZF R3 is technically a 321cc sports bike that is built with 2-cylinder, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 4-valves, 4-stroke engine. The powerful mill is coupled to a 6-speed constant mesh transmission and uses wet multiplate clutch assembly to transmits the power to the rear wheels. The super refine motor is capable enough to develop a maximum power of 41.4 bhp at 10750 rpm along with a peak torque of 29.6 Nm at 9000 rpm. The liquid-cooled, fuel injected engine has a compression ratio of 11.2: 1 and a power oriented bore x stroke ratio of 68 mm x 44.1 mm. For the ease of the rider, the company also configured the bike with an electric start and also provide an engine kill switch. With this hardware configuration, the beast can sprint 0-60 kmph in just 2.89 seconds and can hit a top speed of 188 kmph.

Yamaha YZF R-3 rides on 110/70-17M/C 54H front and 140/70-17M/C 66H rear sticky tubeless tyres that are further fitted over an elegant black alloy wheels. These tubeless tyres have a good adhesion on the terrains, hence makes the ride smooth. The beast comes to halt with the help of 298mm hydraulic disc brake at the front and 220mm hydraulic disc brake at the rear. The suspension system of the bike is comprises of a telescopic fork at the front and swingarm mono shock absorber at the rear, hence provide a hassle-free and convenient ride.

Yamaha YZF R3 has a powerful twin headlight that incorporates Twin 55 watt halogen bulbs and provide a steady beam of light at the night even on the low rpm conditions. The tubeless tyres don’t deflate immediately in case of a puncture and reduce the chance of any mishaps, hence gives another benefit to the rider. The bike is bolted on a diamond frame that has a superb stability at high speeds and employs the least possible vibrations to the rider’s body.

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YZF R3 Colors

There are 1 variant(s) available. ​Yamaha YZF R3 comes in 2 different colour(s) - Racing Blue, Black Lightning. There are 1 variants starting from Rs. 3,62,761 onwards.

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  • Black Lightning

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