Yamaha RX 100 is the legendary bike for the fans of the Country. Many of its specifications will be made the RX 100 made most popular. A few of them like lightweight, performance from the two-stroke machine. The RX 100 was established in 1985 and came out of production in 1996. The on-road price of the Legendary Bike was around 19,000 to 20,000 India Rupees in 1989.
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Yamaha RX 100 was the first choice for the Riding lovers in the 1980’s. On the extreme left, the high beam indication and the neutral indication is available. The round headlight design is one of the best parts at that time. The RX 100 Seat was kept straight for more comfortable for the rider when he established the bike. Use of Chrome was in Fashion at that time both the front and rear mudguards were fully chromed. One of the plus points for the RX 100 was its performance.
It had 98 CC, 2 Stroke engine. For the air-cooled, it produced 11BHP@7500 rpm and 10.39 NM@ 6500 rpm.
The power production of the bike was massive and it was tagged as the best performer in the 100 CC segment as its time. Reaching the 100 KMPH mark was an achievement for the Legendary RX 100.
The breaking was in the hands of 130 mm drum breaks, both for the front and rear. The front suspension was telescopic forks whereas the rear used swing arm type for the suspension work.it used a set of 18-inch tires and the lightweight body design helped in more acceleration and higher fuel efficiency. It returned nearly to 40 KMPL. It was available in 3 colors namely Red, Blue, and Silver.
The performance was the only motive behind its built; it may be for the higher speeds or quick accelerations. The bike weight is very lightweight so they liked everyone that’s why it is one of the most successful bikes in India.
Yamaha RX 100 was banned in India because the 2- stroke bikes produces more pollution, that’s the main reason the Legendary was banned. Many other manufactures were tried to replace the RX 100 but, they could not make it. The Legendary bikes available that have purchased that time.