No plans of price drop (localisation) for Yamaha YZF-R3

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The Yamaha YZF-R3 was a much awaited sportsbike which was launched in India last year. However, the enthusiasm from the customer end isn’t reflecting in the sales numbers.

Priced at Rs. 3.26 lakh (ex-showroom), the R3 is a very expensive product in the segment. Of course, the Kawasaki Ninja 300 is a couple of thousands more expensive, but it gets a slipper clutch to justify the price difference.

Since launch, Yamaha has managed to sell only 709 units of the R3 in India. Yamaha had optimistic sales...