An all new range of its economical and practical motorcycle ‘Saluto’ with disk brake and new looks in terms of color and sporty graphics. Saluto comes with Air cooled, 4 stroke, SOHC, 2 – Valve engine based on the Blue Core Engine Development ideal. The lightest weight in its class at 113 kg, the Saluto boasts of a mileage of 78 km/L*. The new model has disk brake for better control and reliability and sporty graphics which adds to the dynamic styling.
Yamaha ‘Saluto’ has been designed keeping in mind the needs expressed by the 125cc class customers and that included a priority on fuel economy, along with affordable pricing, a want for a 125cc bike because of the lack of performance with 100cc or 110cc class bikes, a desire for a model with a discreet (composed) look befitting a family bike, practicality and designs that are different from existing models, and a priority also on the look and feel of quality. In response to these market needs, the new Saluto was developed around the concept of an “Economical & Practical Indian Family Motorcycle. It’s utility as seen by the company lies in the shared usage in the family for commuting, tandem riding, shopping trips and other local errands.