2018 Yamaha YZF R3

2018 Yamaha YZF R3 – All about 2018 Yamaha YZF R3 ✓ Specification ✓ Price ✓ Mileage ✓ Colour ✓ Features ✓ Comparison.

Yamaha recently lunched the 2018 version of the YZF R3 in India. The design of 2018 YZF R3 remains identical to the 2017 model. The bike come with two new colour schemes like as magma black and racing blue. There aren’t any mechanical changes to the 2018 R3 other than the updation to BS-IV emission norms and the addition of dual-channel ABS have made it better value.

Last updated on 26-08-2019


2018 Yamaha YZF R3

Design and Features:

Yamaha India Motor Pvt. Ltd. launched the new Yamaha YZF R3 facelift at the Auto Expo 2018. The updated model comes with a handful of updates, which include a standard Dual-channel ABS and Metzeler tires. The new dual-channel ABS technology should make the updated 2018 Yamaha YZF R3 more attractive for many low-capacity supersports motorcycle buyers. According to design of new Yamaha YZF R3 does not get any up-gradation and the sportbike continues to wear sharp but neutral-looking clothes. All the features of the previous model are retained without any change.

Key Features:

  • Metzeler Radial Tyres
  • Dual-Channel ABS
Speedometer Digital Stand Alarm No Pillion Grabrail Yes
Fuel Guage Yes Stepped Seat Yes Pillion Seat Yes
Tachometer Type Analogue No. of Tripmeters 2 Pillion Footrest Yes
Tachometer Yes Tripmeter Type Digital Antilock Braking System Yes
Digital Fuel Guage Yes Low Fuel Indicator Yes Killswitch Yes
Tripmeter Yes Low Oil Indicator Yes Clock Yes
Electric Start Yes Low Battery Indicator Yes Electric System 12V DC
Shift Light Yes Pillion Backrest No Battery 12V.7.0Ah (10HR)
Headlight Type Halogen Bulb type Pass Light Yes Brake/Tail Light LED Tail Lamp
Headlight Bulb Type 12V,55Wx1,55Wx1 Turn Signal Yes    


2018 Yamaha YZF R3 is powered by a 321cc liquid-cooled and fuel-injected parallel twin motor, the YZF-R3 puts out 42PS of power at 10750rpm and 29.6Nm of peak torque at 9000rpm. Power is transferred to the rear wheel via a 6-speed gearbox. Braking is done via 298mm front and 220mm rear disc brake setup. However, Yamaha is offering a dual channel ABS as standard this time around. 

Engine Type 2-Cylinder, 8-Valves, DOHC Engine
Engine Displacement 321 cc
Power 42 PS @ 10750 rpm Torque 29.6 Nm @ 9000 rpm
Bore 68 mm Stroke 44.1 mm
No Of Cylinders 2 Drive Type Chain Drive
Valves 4 Fuel System Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Ignition TCI
Kerb Weight 169 kg Wheelbase 1,380 mm
Overall Length 2,090 mm Ground Clearance 160 mm
Overall Width 720 mm Seat Height 780 mm
Overall Height 1,135 mm Chassis Type Diamond

Performance and Fuel Economy:

Mileage (ARAI) 24 Kmpl Top Speed 188 Kmph


  • Magma Black
  • Racing Blue


2018 Yamaha YZF R3 Variants

Ex-Showroom Price New Delhi

2018 Yamaha YZF R3 – STD

Rs. 3,49,500




2018 Yamaha YZF R3 – Front View


2019 Yamaha YZF R3 – Side View


2018 Yamaha YZF R3 – Instrument Console View

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Last modified: August 26, 2019