The Yamaha YZF-R3 is a very good choice for beginner riders as the bike is lightweight making it super easy to handle. Although it is a smaller bike its advanced forged piston design borrowed from its big brother the R6 still gives this bike a lot of power but the power that will not “run away” from you.
How tall should you be to ride a Yamaha R3?
The R3 will fit most riders with low-for-a-sport bike seat (30.7 inches). At six feet tall, I could put both shoes flat on the pavement without fully extending my legs. Most riders should be able to get at least their toes down, which is plenty for the street.
Is Yamaha R3 comfortable?
the 2019 Yamaha YZF-R3 is a comfortable (almost) upright ride. One doesn’t have to assume a Moto3 stance on the R3; scoot closer toward the tank and sit up straighter for a more relaxed ride and greater visibility around town. The chassis is compact enough that you can still reach the clip-ons and operate the controls.
Is R3 good for short riders?
The Yamaha YZF-R3 has a very distinct and stylish design with low heighted seats and a twin parallel engine. The bike is also very light weight, so it will be a lot easier for a short rider to gain a balanced command over it.
Is the Yamaha R3 worth it?
It strikes a good balance between a forgiving lightweight motorcycle at low speed, and a powerful enough bike to keep up with the higher speeds. If your daily commute involves freeway riding or you have some aspirations to do some light touring, the R3 may be the tool for the job.
Is the Yamaha R3 a sport bike?
The Yamaha YZF-R3, commonly R3, is a 321 cc (19.6 cu in) inline-twin sport bike made by Yamaha since 2015.
How much does a Yamaha R3 weight?
2021 Yamaha YZF-R3 Claimed Specifications
|MSRP:||$5,299/$5,599 (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Edition)|
|Ground Clearance:||6.3 in.|
|Seat Height:||30.7 in.|
|Fuel Capacity:||3.7 gal.|
|Wet Weight:||375 lb.|
How long will a Yamaha R3 last?
A Yamaha R3 can last over 60,000 miles if it’s well-kept per the service schedule, appropriately stored, ridden responsibly, and broken in per Yamahas instructions. There are multiple real-life examples of R3’s on the road with 60,000+ miles that have never had a major issue.
Can you tour on an R3?
Out and out, the R3 is a great bike. It can do touring and city rides with equal ease. Plus, Yamaha’s services are much more cheaper and available as compared to Kawasaki.
Is Yamaha R3 uncomfortable?
The R3 is ridiculously comfortable and upright.
Is Yamaha R3 suitable for tall riders?
I’m 6’4 and i have no problem riding my R3 it’ still feel safe to ride even though i’m a taller guy. The only funny part you’ll notice is being able to rest your elbows on your knee while riding. But other than that the shift lever is fine for me right where it’s at even with high top track boots.
How many cc is a Yamaha R3?
The YZF-R3 is a 2 Seater Sport and has a length of 2090 mm the width of 730 mm, and a wheelbase of 1380 mm.
Key Specs of Yamaha YZF-R3.
|Transmission Type||Gasoline Manual|
|Displacement||Gasoline 321 cc|
Why Yamaha R3 is costly?
Despite being a fantastic motorcycle, the R3 didn’t manage to find good sales numbers during the course of its journey in India. One big reason behind this is the premium price tag and hence, instead of going for it, customers preferred more affordable options like the KTM RC 390 and the TVS Apache RR310.
How much does a 2017 Yamaha R3 cost?
The Yamaha YZF-R3 is priced starting at $4,999 in two colors: Matte Black and Team Yamaha Blue. An ABS version is priced at $5,299 for Matte Black or Vivid White.
2017 Yamaha YZF-R3 Specs and Pricing.
|SEAT HEIGHT (IN)||31|
|WET WEIGHT (LBS)||368|
Does the Yamaha R3 have abs?
Yes, Dual Channel ABS is available on Yamaha 2021 R3.