Yamaha XSR 155 Custom Modified Into Fully-Faired Cafe Racer
The Yamaha XSR 155 is based on the same system as the YZF R15 V3 and MT 15. It also gets the exact same 155 cc liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve, single-cylinder engine. Yamaha retails the XSR 155 motorcycle in some South Asian international markets, and there were being also speculations previous calendar year suggesting that the 02-wheeler maker is planning to launch the SXR 155 in the Indian market as well. In the meantime, we came across a completely modified Yamaha XSR 155 in Indonesia that has been turned into a gorgeous looking black and golden thoroughly-faired cafe racer.
The Original Motorcycle – Yamaha XSR 155
The original Yamaha XSR 155 motorcycle is a naked motorcycle with a retro look. Propulsion is provided by a 155cc engine that produces 18.6 PS @ 10,000 rpm. Maximum torque of 14.1 Nm is available at 8,500 rpm. Power is transmitted through a six-speed transmission. The motorcycle stands on 17-inch wheels and actually has a round LED headlight, as well as an LED taillight.
Updated Styling – Reborn Cafe Racer
Dubbed as the ‘Reborn Cafe Racer’, this customized bike has been developed by Glanets Radical Kustom from Indonesia. At the front, the bike gets a curvy entrance fairing with asymmetrically put twin headlights. The tail is almost flat but the minimalist structure and the quilted seat make it glimpse extremely stylish. The motorcycle has been finished in a black paint scheme and features a range of contrasting golden accents. The alloy wheels are dipped in the golden yellow shade that gives it a rich feel. The number 77 can be seen in golden color on the front fairing of the bike. A beefy upside-down fork, as well as sporty clip-on handlebars, complete the look of this beautiful cafe racer.
While there is no confirmation as of yet, Yamaha could launch the bike in the Indian market sometime in the future, and it will go on to create its own niche in the country. If launched in India, the Yamaha XSR 155 will go on to become the most affordable retro bike in the country.