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The Legendary ‘Yamaha YZF-R6’ Supersport Motorcycle Launched in Nepal

Yamaha YZF-R6 is now available in Nepal.

Yamaha YZF-R6 Available in Nepal
Yamaha YZF-R6

MAW Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., the authorized distributor of Yamaha motorcycles in Nepal, has launched the legendary Yamaha YZF-R6.

It is one of the most popular Yamaha superbikes in the world, becoming a well-known entity in the middleweight supersport segment.

Before we move on to the details, please note that Yamaha Nepal has brought the new YZF-R6 in limited numbers. It is being brought in Nepal to showcase Yamaha’s rich history.

Alongside the Yamaha YZF-R6, Yamaha Nepal has also brought Yamaha MT-09, Yamaha Bolt, and Yamaha TMax 560 in Nepal.

With that quick detail out of the way, let’s take a look at the new Yamaha R6.

Yamaha YZF-R6 Specifications

  • Engine Type: Parallel 4-Cylinder, 4 – stroke, DOHC 4-Valve, Liquid Cooled FI
  • BS6 Compliant: EURO4 Compliant
  • Displacement: 599 cc
  • Cooling System: Liquid Cooled
  • Starting Mechanism: Self Starter Only
  • Max Power: 118.4 PS @ 14500 rpm
  • Max Torque: 61.7 Nm @ 10500 rpm
  • Gearbox: 6-Speed
  • Top Speed: 262 Kmph
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 17 liter
  • Mileage: 15 kmpl
  • Front Tyre: 120/70-R17 – Disc
  • Rear Tyre: 180/55-R17 – Disc
  • Tubeless Tyres: Yes
  • Braking System: ABS
  • Suspension Setup: USD Telescopic Front Forks and Rear Link Type Swing Arm
  • Seat Height: 850 mm
  • Ground Clearance: 130 mm
  • Kerb Weight: 190 kg
  • Colors: Midnight Black and Icon Blue

Yamaha YZF-R6 Price in Nepal: Rs. 39,99,000

Yamaha YZF-R6 Overview


Yamaha YZF-R6 comes with one of the most recognizable designs in the world.

YZF-R6 features an aerodynamic bodywork right alongside an aggressive look, bearing the hallmarks of Yamaha’s R-series DNA. It enforces track-level performance in a street-legal avatar.

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Yamaha YZF-R6 Front Design
Yamaha YZF-R6 Front Design

It takes the overall sporty character to the extreme with the iconic hidden headlights and predatory LED position lights.

Additional elements like the M1-style air in-take adds a cherry on top.

Frankly, I can’t do any justice in explaining the look of this hyper beast.

It looks intimidating with its radical looks, refined bodywork, and mouth-watering spec sheet. Perhaps that why it dominated WorldSSP Championship in recent years.

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As stated earlier, Yamaha YZF-R6 is powered by mouth-watering specs.

Right off the bat, YZF-R6 gets a slimline CF die-cast magnesium rear subframe with a lightweight aluminum fuel tank.

It is powered by a 599cc, 4-Cylinder, Liquid-cooled DOHC Engine which generates a max power of 118.4 PS at 14500rpm and max torque of 61.7Nm at 10500rpm. Moreover, it is mated to a 6-speed transmission with Quick Shift System (QSS).

Yamaha YZF-R6 Aluminium Fuel Tank
Yamaha YZF-R6 Aluminum Fuel Tank

Talking about the suspension setup, it gets fully adjustable R1 type front forks and an aluminum link-type rear swingarm.

Other lists of performance features include 6-position switchable TCS, YCC-T, YCC-I, ABS, and D-Mode.


Yamaha YZF-R6 is feature-loaded. For the asking price in Nepal, it should be! Here is a quick list of features in the new Yamaha YZF-R6.

Yamaha YZF-R6 Instrument Console
Yamaha YZF-R6 Instrument Console

Yamaha YZF-R6 Feature Highlights

  • Radical R-series Design
  • Aggressive Face with Dual LED position lights
  • Aerodynamically efficient Front Cowl
  • 6-Position Switchable TCS
  • Quick Shift System
  • R1 Type 43mm Front Forks
  • CF die-cast Magnesium Rear Subframe
  • 17-liter Aluminum Fuel Tank
  • Ergonomic Riding Position
  • Dual Disc Braking with ABS

Yamaha YZF-R6 Price in Nepal and Availability

Yamaha YZF-R6 is already in Nepal, and currently available for either purchase or booking. However, it is in limited numbers (reported to be less than 3) for the entire Nepali market.

As for the pricing, the Yamaha R6 price in Nepal is Rs. 39.99 Lakhs. Interestingly, the price makes the Yamaha R6 the most expensive Yamaha bike in Nepal.

Yamaha YZF-R6 - Icon Blue
Yamaha YZF-R6 – Icon Blue

Like I have stated earlier, Yamaha Nepal has brought four superbikes to Nepal. It includes the likes of Yamaha R6, Yamaha MT-09, Yamaha Bolt, and Yamaha TMax 560.

These bikes aren’t here to add to Yamaha’s portfolio, rather these are here to showcase Yamaha’s iconic legacy.

Yamaha YZF-R6 - Midnight Black
Yamaha YZF-R6 – Midnight Black

On a separate note, Yamaha has discontinued the street legal Yamaha R6 for the 2021 model year. So, this might be the last chance to grab one for yourself.

If you are interested to book one for yourself, please contact the nearest Yamaha Nepal showroom.

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