Yamaha WR 155 R gets new graphics and colors, after almost two years in the Indonesian 150 cc trail segment. One of the colors is inspired by the YZ450F.
There are two new colors and graphics embedded in this tall motorbike, the first being inspired by the YZ450F by displaying a blue color which is Yamaha’s trademark with the large WR writing in a thin white pattern. While the WR155R Yamaha Black has sharp graphics that are aggressive and dynamic with a modern sporty touch that is suitable for those who are young at heart.
“We present a new color and graphic refresh for the WR 155 R. This display also strengthens the off-road character so that users can enjoy driving more with this best-in-class adventure sport bike,” said Antonius Widiantoro, Public Relations Manager, YRA and Community at PT Yamaha Indonesia Motor Manufacturing ( YIMM) in its official statement.
Competitors from the Honda CRF150L and Kawasaki KLX are armed with a 155cc, liquid cooled, 4 stroke engine with Variable Valve Actuation (VVA) technology capable of producing 12.3 KW/ 10,000 rpm and 14.3 Nm/ 6,500 rpm of torque.
Yamaha WR155R Blue Photo: Yamaha Indonesia Motor Manufacturing (YIMM)
For the front suspension, the WR 155 R applies a long telescopic suspension type with a large diameter of 41 mm. As for the rear suspension, it is supported by a pressurized Link Type Monocross equipped with oil and the level of hardness can be adjusted according to the user’s taste.
Yamaha WR155R has a large tank capacity that reaches 8.1 liters. In addition, the flat design of the WR155R-style YZ Series seats also makes it easier for the driver to adjust the sitting position.
Yamaha WR155R Black Photo: Yamaha Indonesia Motor Manufacturing (YIMM)
This motorbike has also adopted a semi-double cradle which helps to increase maximum control while driving. In addition, the Yamaha WR155R is also equipped with an informative multifunction LCD speedometer and a hazard lamp that functions as a sign when the driver experiences an emergency. From the braking side, it has been equipped with wave double disc brakes.
Regarding the price, the Yamaha WR155R Yamaha Black and WR155R Yamaha Blue are marketed for IDR 37,725,000 on the road in Jakarta (OTR Jakarta).
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