Auto Expo 2018: 22HP Yamaha R15 V3 Race-Spec Model Showcased in India

Yamaha R15 V3 was recently launched in India for INR 1.25 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). It was not just the stock version that raised eyebrows as R15 V3 Race-Spec variant took the performance quotient higher by a considerable margin.

Use of Daytona free flow exhaust, track spec Metzeler tyres and frame friendly body sliders have raised the overall component list of R15 V3. This typical version is said to generate 22 HP of maximum power. It was not made official whether some changes were made to engine components or not.

Yamaha R15 V3 Race-Spec Model
Auto Expo 2018: 22HP Yamaha R15 V3 Race-Spec Model Showcased in India

Yamaha R15 Version 3.0 is the most impressive product that Indian fans got through Auto Expo 2018. It is affordable (compared to expensive track spec machines) and will keep operating costs lower for beginners in terms of track racing.

Frame sliders are helpful when sport bikes suddenly fall while stock MRF tyres won’t work that well on high speed track chasing. Cost for this modification was not revealed by Yamaha.

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R15 V3 Specs (Stock Model)

Displacement 155.1 cc
No. of Cylinders 1
No. of Gears 6
Maximum Power 19.3 HP @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque15 15 NM @ 8500 rpm
Engine Description Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve, Fi, Single Cylinder
Cooling Liquid Cooling
Fuel System Fuel Injection
Ignition T.C.I
Lubrication Wet Sump
Compression Ratio 11.6 : 1
Bore 58 mm
Stroke 58.7 mm
Fuel Type Petrol
Clutch Assist & Slipper Clutch

Front Brake 282mm Single Disc
Rear Brake 240mm Single Disc
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)  No ABS
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks (No USD Forks for India)
Rear Suspension Monoshock
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Yamaha R15 V3 in Thunder Grey
Front Tyre 100/80-17M/C 52P (MRF)
Rear Tyre 140/70-17M/C 66S (MRF)
Wheel Size 17-inch
Yamaha R15 V3 in Racing Blue
Overall Length 1990 mm
Overall Width 725 mm
Overall Height 1135 mm
Seat Height 815 mm
Ground Clearance 155 mm
Wheelbase 1325 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 137 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 11 litres
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