Should Yamaha have re-launched the RX 100 instead of Saluto RX 110?

Yamaha has come out with a new entry-level motorcycle to compete with the likes of Honda Dream, Hero Splendor and TVS Star City+. Called Yamaha Saluto RX, the motorcycle priced INR 46,400. The bike is equipped with a 110cc 4-stroke engine producing a power of 7.5 horses and a peak torque of 8.5 NM. Yamaha plans to sell around 60,000 units of the Saluto RX in a year.

Yamaha Saluto RX 110 Tech Specs:

Yamaha also plans to bring back the goodwill of the legendary RX moniker with the launch of this bike. However, fans don’t seem to agree. Some feel this bike is a disgrace to the iconic RX series, and Yamaha should have brought back the legendary RX100 with a 4 stroke engine this time.

What do you think?

Here’s a quick overview of RX100: