2019 Yamaha R15 V3 Gets Minor Price Hike: Yamaha R15 Version 3.0 is everything worth the hype, from the power-focused performance to the stunning design, the bike has been a crowd favourite ever since its release in India at the Auto Expo 2018. At present, the YZF-R15 V3 is India’s most-powerful 150cc segment bike and it recently got a minor price hike of INR 350. As per the official website, the motorcycle is now available for INR 1,39,350 and the Darknight edition is priced at INR 1,41,350. The prices mentioned here are ex-showroom India.
Coming to the remarkable design, the R15 V3 gets twin-eye LED headlights with air duct mounted between the both to give it a beast look. The Yamaha R1 and R6 inspired looks of the bike has made it land on the premium category with an affordable price range. The sculpted fuel tank along with the up-swept exhaust and a nice fairing that keeps the engine exposed compliments its race bike look. The overall extraordinary design demands attention on the road.
The Yamaha R15 V3 is powered by a 155.1cc single cylinder engine which gives out a maximum power of 19.3 HP @ 10,000 rpm and delivers a maximum torque of 14.7 NM @ 8500 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The braking duties are handled by 282mm single disc brake at the front and a 220mm single disc brake at the rear. It gets conventional telescopic forks at the front and a monoshock rear suspension. The motorcycle is now also equipped with 2-channel ABS as standard. Yamaha will soon launch the much-awaited MT-15 in India on March 15 (Know More).