The new model Yamaha R15 made its global debut in Indonesia a few months ago. Its World launch is likely to happen in the second half of 2017. We’re expecting a base price of Rs 1.32 lakh for the V3.0 of the R15. The new model 2017 R15 V3 features new bodywork and a new engine. From the looks of it, Yamaha World would have another winner on its hands. Read on for all on the 2017 Yamaha R15 V3 Price, Launch Date, Specifications and Images. Also See- Yamaha FZ-S FI Dark Night Special Edition | New Yamaha Fazer25 | New 2018 Yamaha R3 Facelift
The new R15 looks bigger and has a much more powerful engine, too. The new design lends a very modern and aggressive look to the new R15. Other important highlights of the 2017 Yamaha R15 is the introduction of upside-down front telescopic forks. However, ABS has been given a miss.
|Launch Date (Expected)||November 2017|
It’s being said that the new 2017 Yamaha R15 V3 launch could happen around the end of May. A November 2017 launch is what we expect.
According to the source, these images were taken at a Yamaha dealership in World. If that is true, then the launch of the R15 might be right around the corner.
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|Base Model||Rs 1,32,000|
|Top Model||Rs 1,36,000|
The new R15 could go on sale in two models. The base model could cost roughly Rs 1.32 Lakh. The higher price tag will be justified by more power and a longer features list.
|Engine Type||Single-cylinder, fuel-injected|
|Engine Displacement||155 cc|
|Max. Power||19.31 PS @ 10,000 rpm|
|Peak Torque||14.7 Nm @ 8,500 rpm|
The new model 2017 Yamaha R15 V3 features a new 155.1 cc VVA SOHC engine. Peak power stands at 19.31 PS. The 2017 R15 also benefits from a slipper clutch. The R15 continues to have a 6-speed Manual Transmission.
The average mileage will be a bit lower than that offered by the current model. We expect it to be in the range of 35-40 KMPL.
|Top Speed||135 KMPH|
We expect the 2017 Yamaha R15 V3 to have a top speed of 135 KMPH.
|Length x Width x Height||1990 mm x 725 mm x 1135 mm|
|Ground Clearance||155 mm|
|Seat Height||815 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||11L|
|Front Suspension||Teleskopic Fork (Inverted)|
|Rear Suspension||Link monoshock|
|Front Tyre||100 / 80-17M / C 52P|
|Rear Tyre||140 / 70-17M / C 66s|
|Front Brake||disc brake|
|Rear Brake||disc brake|
Thanks to a possible price clash, the new R15 V3.0 will even compete with the base Dominar 400 and the Pulsar RS200 ABS. It will also continue to lock horns with the CBR150R.
The new Yamaha R15 V3.0 looks sportier than V2.0. Thanks to many new body panels and bits like USD forks, the Version 3.0 looks bigger. Also, new colour options and sporty decals should make the bike more attractive. The ‘pièce de résistance’ are new LED headlamps. Once aboard, you’ll be quick to appreciate the new digital speedo console. Also, the bike could have a more comfortable seating position for both the rider and the pillion. It’s worth a mention that the V2.0 has faced a lot of flak for an uncomfortable pillion seat. Some design inspiration could also come from the YZF R125 and YZF R6.
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