Sleek R-Series Styling
Featuring flowing bodywork and ergonomics inspired by the MotoGP® YZR-M1®, complemented by Monster Energy-inspired colors and graphics, the YZF-R3® is sleek, aerodynamic and refined.
High-Revving Supersport Engine
Yamaha’s championship-winning technology gives the YZF-R3 a broad spread of power with exciting high-rpm performance.
The R3’s inverted fork works with a Monocross® rear shock to provide exceptional handling, with balanced chassis rigidity, a near 50/50 weight balance, and damping and spring settings designed for a wide range of road conditions.
With a fully-fueled weight of only 375 pounds and a seat height of only 30.7 inches, the YZF-R3 is ultra-light, nimble and confidence-inspiring on everything from tight city streets to wide-open racetracks.
A range of exclusive technologies ensures the YZF-R3 combines Yamaha’s legendary refinement and reliability with thrilling performance, all while sipping fuel at an efficient 56 mpg.
Monster Energy® Yamaha MotoGP® Edition
Inspired by the YZR-M1 raced by Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales, the Monster Energy® Yamaha MotoGP® Edition YZF-R3 features an aggressive color and graphics package that stands out from the crowd and comes standard with Yamaha’s antilock braking system (ABS).