RS 400 was introduced in early 1978 and sold very popular in the Japanese domestic market. Meanwhile, the RS500 model success in Europe and the UK market, especially in late 1978 to early 1980. Reborn RS400 output is not much to fuel injection technology. The goal is to meet international emission standards.
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The problem is that if Yamaha RS400 to meet sales targets? Although the international market, with the aim of Yamaha, Triumph can be an example. With a retro model Bonneville, a British motorcycle manufacturer that does not get benefits because of the economic crisis.
Another inhibiting factor, consumers are more likely to choose a small engine (250 cc) with a slim body. Then the corresponding Yamaha RS 400, the least favorable value of the currency, the yen and the pound sterling.