Yamaha YBR125G Feature Review – All Terrain Commuter

Saleh Md. Hassan
August 12, 2018

We are herewith Yamaha YBR125G Feature Review to describe some detail of the different looking commuter from Yamaha. Yamaha YBR125G is an economic commuter that has designed focusing rural or countryside commuters need. Hence the motorcycle is much popular in the economic market of Asia, South Africa and South America. Most probably the motorcycle also is going to hit our market to meet economic customers need. Therefore here we are with the detail of the motorcycle.

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Yamaha YBR125G Feature Review – Overview

The Yamaha YBR is the commuter motorcycle series that comes with quite different looks, design and purposes. The Yamaha YBR125G motorcycle designed focusing the countryside customer’s purposes. Hence it’s something more that featured to meet the rural customers need than any other regular commuter motorcycles.

We mentioned at the beginning the motorcycle is popular in other countries of Asia, South Africa and South America. Hence Yamaha YBR125G is considerably a tough entry level machine to deal with all terrain unpredictable situations.

Therefore in success of the standard model Yamaha also developed an urban model of Yamaha YBR125G. Sequentially some features like wheel & braking are quite different there then the standard model.


Yamaha YBR125G Design & Structure

In design and structure the Yamaha YBR125G is something different than the regular styled commuter motorcycle. It designed taking the base of classical looks & style. Furthermore it blended more with few all-terrain motorcycle feature and styling which gave it quite unique looks & design.

The YBR125G is head to tail a classic looked commuter motorcycle. The uniqueness comes with its high fender front mudguard which hired from the off-road motorcycles. The mudguard has a separate rear part which is mounted aligned near to wheel like regular motorcycle mudguard.


Hence along with comparatively longer travel suspension and spoke rims the off-road wheel gave it all terrain climbing capability. Here we should mention both the wheel & suspensions of the YBR125G is characterized to support all terrain commuting.

Coming to the rests the motorcycle is caries quite conventional look with seat, fuel tank and the panels. Again another attractive part is its headlamp and ODO assembly. The head lamp is a classical round shaped assembly where ODO is also round double pit console. The setup is full analog. Hence along with round headlamp and off-road type hand guards it literary gives a unique impression on the motorcycle.


Yamaha YBR125G Wheel, Brake & Suspension

The Yamaha YBR125G comes with quite all terrain commuting features. Hence the wheel, brake and suspension system is featured to deal with different type of road surface even the off-roads.

The wheels of YBR125G are 18” steel spoke rim with tube type all-terrain tires. Here the barking system is conventional drum type that fits with its economic features. But in the urban model of YBR125G the wheels come with all alloy rims with disk brake in front wheel.

Coming to the suspension system both in standard and urban model they are same. Here YBR125G comes with telescopic fork suspension in front. The rear suspensions are double unit those united with the steel swing arm.

The suspensions of YBR125G are featured with quite sensitive and longer travel characteristics than regular commuter. Hence they are more capable to deal with unpredictable terrains both on and off roads.


Yamaha YBR125G Handling & Controlling Feature

Coming to the handling and controlling feature the Yamaha YBR125G comes with complete upright riding and controlling characteristics. The seat seems much comfortable along with upright handlebar and other control lever positions.

Moreover the 125kg kerb weight along with all-terrain wheel allows this commuter to handle easily on any kind of terrains. Coming to comfort issue it seems much comfortable even being a commuter considering longer travel sensitive suspension system.

In addition the YBR125G comes with hand guards, luggage carrier, rear wheel guard and headlamp guard. Hence all the metal guard support allows the rider worriless ride considering the issue of falling or skidding on extreme odd surfaces.


Yamaha YBR125G Engine Feature

The Yamaha YBR125G is an all terrain commuter which is something more than a conventional type commuter. It’s an entry level economic package that comes with a nice 124cc single cylinder four stroke air cooled engine. The engine is featured with SOHC with two valves where compression ratio is around 10.0:1.

Being a commuter engine it produces 10.0PS of power with 9.6NM of torque. Hence this square cylinder engine power seems enough considering a 125kg weighted commuter. Furthermore the engine is carburetor feed engine that can be ignited both through kicker and electric ignition system. Hence with 5-speed gear it much competent & economic package within its category.


Yamaha YBR125G – Specification


Yamaha YBR125G

EngineSingle Cylinder, Four Stroke, Air Cooled,

SOHC 2-Valve Engine

Bore x Stroke54.0mm x 54.0mm
Compression Ratio10.0:1
Maximum Power10.0PS (7.5KW) @ 7,800RPM
Maximum Torque9.6NM (0.98kgf.m) @ 6,000RPM
Fuel SupplyCarburetor
Starting MethodKick & Electric Start
Clutch TypeWet, Multiple-Disc
LubricationWet Sump
Transmission5 Speed; 1-N-2345


Frame TypeDiamond
Dimension (LxWxH)2,020 mm x 745 mm x 1,080 mm
Wheelbase1,300 mm
Ground Clearance180 mm
Saddle Height785 mm
Weight (Kerb)125 Kg
Fuel Capacity13 Liters
Engine Oil Capacity1.2 Liters

Wheel, Brake & Suspension

Suspension (Front/Rear)Telescopic Fork

/ Double, with Swing Arm, Coil Spring

Brake system (Front/Rear)Drum / Drum
Tire size (Front / Rear)Front: 3.00 – 18 47P

Rear: 3.00 – 18 47P

Both Tube Type

Head lamp12V 35W/35W X 1 Bulb
SpeedometerDouble Pit Analog

*All the specifications are subject to change upon company rules, policy, offer & promotion. BikeBD is not liable for the changes.


Yamaha YBR125G – Enjoy Your Commuting

So readers after the detailed review and overview we hope you got the detail featured image of the motorcycle. From the features and specification it seems it’s a nice and capable commuter that can serve better against the conventional commuters on the uneven terrains.

Furthermore the roads and terrain condition of our country is going worst day by day. Hence considering the real situation we think this commuter would be a nice choice to enjoy commuting on such uneven surfaces.

Hence here’s pretty much all about the Yamaha YBR125G Feature review. Hope you enjoyed the bike detail. Hence stay connected with us for upcoming feeds and updates. So ride controlled and stay safe. Thank you all.

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