Yamaha has introduced the concept of 250 -cubic sports bike Yamaha R25, which is scheduled for production in 2014. The Japanese manufacturer has been working on a new sports bike which can compete with Honda CBR250R and Kawasaki Ninja 300, as well as help in winning Yamaha Asian motorcycle, particularly in India.
Yamaha R25 motorcycle is only pre-production prototype, so the production version may have some or even significant differences. However, it is already evident that the design of Yamaha R25 inspired by the motorcycles Yamaha M1, R1 and R6, although differences from the “adult” bikes a lot. For example, we can take at least a tubular frame. According to rumors, R25 engine develops about 45 hp, though it is not official information.
Valentino Rossi in the promo Yamaha R25: