When it comes to off-road ability, we may think of Yamaha XSR155. However, Yamaha still has some other excellent off-roaders. Yamaha Motor Philippines, Inc. has led the way for anyone who wants to experience off-road action while still being able to enjoy the thrills of the city. The WR155R is here in addition to the WR series, its dual purpose design works great for dirt and tarmac roads that turns every ride into an adrenaline-filled excitement.
This series is designed for thrill and total control on any surface; The dual sporting excellence of the series is the pinnacle of Yamaha’s iconic off-road design that improves performance in a variety of conditions.
The engine is a lightweight, 6-speed, 155cc, liquid-cooled fuel injection engine; with VVA that optimizes low and high speed performance for power and control in all road conditions. Dual-purpose tires with aluminum rims allow you to drive on any terrain. A compact LCD instrument panel displays a tachometer, speedometer, odometer, trip meter, fuel gauge, clock, fuel consumption, gear position indicator and VVA gauge. The 8.1-liter fuel tank has been designed to be slim, which strikes a perfect balance with the chassis design and has large capacity for long journeys. Ride comfortably with the elegant WR flat saddle that offers an important riding position that facilitates the movement of the cyclist. For optimum performance, the front suspension features a 41mm vertical front fork with coil springs and shock absorbers. Linked-type Monocross rear suspension produces softer spring stiffness and excellent damping performance; its gas absorber offers consistency for long periods of driving.
Feel excellent balance, stiffness, stable handling, with a high degree of freedom as you ride the WR155R which is equipped with a semi-double cradle frame. The Wave disc brake delivers elite stopping power on both ends of the bike. The rim surface design allows the brake pads more grip on the rotors, resulting in excellent brake control in various driving conditions. It is also equipped with an emergency light that allows you to signal other motorcyclists in distinct situations.
The WR155R will boost your skills when you start serious off-road riding and is a street-legal motorcycle that you can use on city streets. You don’t have to choose because you can drive on and off the road for a fun and exciting adventure. The maneuverability of the car sets no limits, allowing you to experience an off-road adrenaline rush with every ride. It has two color variations, Yamaha Blue and Yamaha Black, with an SRP of 169,000 and is available in the Yamaha YZone flagship store and Yamaha Rev areas nationwide.