India Yamaha Motors (IYM) has launched the Saluto 125 Saluto RX (110cc) equipped with Unified Braking System (UBS). The Saluto 125 equipped with UBS will be available in 4 colour options for both drum and disc variants whereas the Saluto RX with UBS will also feature 4 paint job options.
The new Unified Braking System (UBS) is a new age braking concept from Yamaha that supports the partial application of the front brake simultaneously when the rear brake is applied completely. The UBS enabled motorcycles from Yamaha will now have improved braking controls due to the intensification of braking force with the help of the new technology.
The Yamaha Saluto 125 with UBS is powered by a 125cc air-cooled, 4 strokes, SOHC engine. The disk brake models with UBS have been developed for better controls and reliability. The new Saluto RX with UBS is powered by a 110 cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, single-cylinder engine.
Commenting on the occasion, Motofumi Shitara, Chairman, Yamaha Motor India, said, “Yamaha’s unique style is to continually innovate its products in order to have a strong connection with the customers. At the same time, the company also feels an equal responsibility to ensure safety for the riders by introducing latest technologies. The Unified Braking System (UBS) will now create an easy riding scenario for any rider. The controlled experience of riding backed by Yamaha’s DNA of exciting, stylish and sporty will also spur excitement in the market.”
Following are the variant wise prices:
Yamaha Saluto 125 with UBS:
- Colours: Armada blue, Sparky cyan, Brave black Matt green
- Drum brake: INR 58,800 INR 59,800
- Disc brake: INR 60,500 INR 61,500
Yamaha Saluto RX with UBS:
- Matt green, Ritzy red, Snappy cyan: INR 52,000
- Darknight: INR 53,000