Nov 28

Army Got a New Motor Fleet

Army has a new fleet to escort guests VIP aka super important. Motor Yamaha FJR selected was 1300. This motor will replace the aging fleet of motorcycles.

This motor will be used to escort the Head of State and guests of the Head of State level. A total of 20 units of Yamaha FJR 1300’s carried off by the army.

“We plan to launch the new units will be prioritized in the Region IX / Udayana, Bali because many receive visiting heads of foreign countries, in addition to the real conditions in which the motorcycle escort was there were too old,” said Army Chief of Staff Gen. Pramono Edhie Wibowo.

Yamaha FJR 1300 the Army selected with consideration of sophistication and great acceleration in the field, this motor uses inline 4-cylinder engine 1298 cc liquid-cooled electronic fuel injection-powered 145 hp and torque of 134.2 Nm, monoshock suspension and final drive using a coupling.

From some of the big bike showroom in Jakarta. Price varies Yamaha FJR 1300, approximately USD 395 million before tax. With a rough estimate of the price plus tax to be approximately USD 450 million.

“It’s still a regular spec, yes, if the spec army I do not know. But yes the baseball much different, but the addition of strobe same communication tools just right,” said Owner Michael Hobby Motor Sofyan.