Yamaha Indonesia prepares 250cc Sport Full Fairing
Yamaha Indonesia is currently preparing a sport bike 250 cc engine capacity. Its presence will enliven the sportbike market in Indonesia. It may even be marketed globally. This statement expressed by Dyonisius Beti, Executive Vice President of PT Yamaha Indonesia Motor Manufacturing (YIMM) at the launch of Team Racing Yamaha 2013, Yamaha Indonesia Head Office, Pulogadung, Jakarta, Thursday (28/2).
“We are currently preparing a sport bike 250 cc,” Dyon said.
Although not mentioned in detail, Dyon ensure the presence of this new sport bike will be consumer demand in Indonesia.
250 cc motorcycle market that is growing is the reason Yamaha to set up new products. Currently the market in this segment has been filled by the Honda CBR 250, Kawasaki Ninja 250 and Suzuki Inazuma 250.
Kawasaki with Ninja 250cc already present first since 5-6 years ago and was considered sufficient to raise their profits in Indonesia. While similar move followed by Honda two-year ago launched CBR 250R as new variant of CBR series.
Therefore, last year’s Yamaha sales dominate motorsport in Indonesia do not want to be left out of the Kawasaki and Honda, with the plan they released a variant of 250cc displacement motorsport. However, the puzzle now is, when was the 250cc Yamaha Sport will be released, or at least design revealed to the media, it may be at EICMA 2013, I hope so, what do you think?