Yamaha WR250R (2016 model)

Yamaha to release 2016 WR250R & WR250X with updated designs

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. has announced that it will release their 2016 versions of the WR250R dual sport bike and WR250X supermotard on September 10.

For the 2016 model, the 250cc WR250R features two colors for its aluminum frame including Deep Purplish Blue Solid E (Blue), which inherits the image of the new YZ series competition models, as well as Purplish White Solid 1 (White) with large logo graphics.

For the WR250X, Yamaha has maintained its on-road Yamaha Black (black) and Purplish White Solid 1 (white), both newly decorated with gold rims and large logo graphics extending from the tank cover to the side panel.

The WR250R is priced at ¥721,440 and the WR250X at ¥753,840. Yamaha is projecting annual sales of 1,200 units for the series.

(Translated by Travis Yamabata)