Yamaha YBR 125
A 4-stroke 125cc motorbike, the Yamaha YBR125 was launched in 2005 and has quickly established itself as a leading learner motorcycle. Its easy handling and comfortable riding make it ideal for those looking for an entry level bike.
The Yamaha YBR 125 features a basic dash, centre stand and grab rails for pillions (although you have to wait until you have your full bike licence before taking pillions!). Its reliable engine helps to produce an extremely efficient level of fuel consumption - averaging 90 miles per gallon. It might not be the most stylish 125cc bike but it offers a practical solution to budding learners and city commuters.
Technical Specifications of the YBR125
- Max Power: 10 Bhp
- Displacement: 124cc
- Dry weight: 113Kg
- Seat height: 780mm
- Wheelbase: 1290mm
The Yamaha bike also features both an electric and kick start, a 5-speed gearbox, disc brake at the front wheel and drum brake at the rear.
Buying a Yamaha YBR 125
The YBR125 is certainly one of the cheaper learner bikes on the market coming in at under £2,000 brand new. If you ever have problems with the bike, parts are easy and cheap to come by. Additionally, it's relatively easy to work on the bike yourself, helping to save even more on the costs of running the bike.