150cc – Maxabout News https://news.maxabout.com Latest Car & Bike News in India Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:38:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8.9 https://news.maxabout.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/cropped-Maxabout-News-Favi-Icon-2017-32x32.png 150cc – Maxabout News https://news.maxabout.com 32 32 150cc Bikes You Can Buy in India (2019 Price List) https://news.maxabout.com/bikes/150cc-bikes-price-list-updated-india/ https://news.maxabout.com/bikes/150cc-bikes-price-list-updated-india/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:09:15 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=218141 Six motorcycle brands offer mouth-watering 150cc bikes for everyday use in India. This means one cannot miss these exciting options for their value for money placement and performance packed engines. These can be broadly divided into three types, first of which is commuter specific 150cc bikes. The names in this segment are Bajaj V15, Pulsar […]

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Six motorcycle brands offer mouth-watering 150cc bikes for everyday use in India. This means one cannot miss these exciting options for their value for money placement and performance packed engines. These can be broadly divided into three types, first of which is commuter specific 150cc bikes. The names in this segment are Bajaj V15, Pulsar 150, Honda Unicorn, TVS Apache 160, Hero Achiever and Yamaha SZ-RR. They produce less power in comparison to other options here but saves almost INR 10,000 to INR 20,000 in terms of price comparison.

New Yamaha R15 V3 ABS
New Yamaha R15 V3 ABS is of one of the Latest 150cc Bikes in India

Performance specific 150cc options include Honda CB Hornet, Bajaj Pulsar NS160, Suzuki Gixxer, Yamaha FZ, TVS Apache RTR 160 4V and Hero Xtreme. These are easy on the pocket and claim almost comparable efficiency to commuter specific bikes when ridden with ease. They are inspired by bigger bikes and thus, design lines are their strongest selling point. The third type of 150cc bikes is limited to Yamaha R15 as Honda discontinued the CBR150R in India.

The YZF-R15 can be bought in three different versions and thus, offers user-specific riding style and loads of power for a price range of INR 1.17-1.41 lakh. Yamaha recently launched the much-awaited R15 V3 ABS in India for INR 1.39 lakh (ex-showroom).

150cc Bikes in India

Ex-Showroom Price List (2019)

TVS Bikes

  1. RTR 160 Single Disc: INR 79,370
  2. RTR 160 Single Disc Matte Red: INR 80,370
  3. RTR 160 Single Disc Race: INR 80,370
  4. RTR 160 Dual Disc: INR 81,699
  5. RTR 160 Dual Disc Matte Red: INR 82,699
  6. RTR 160 Dual Disc Race: INR 82,699
  7. RTR 160 4V: INR 83,145
  8. RTR 160 4V Dual Disc: INR 86,145
  9. RTR 160 4V Fi: INR 92,145
  10. RTR 160 4V Fi ABS: INR 98,644

 Bajaj Bikes

  1. V15 (Vikrant): INR 65,178
  2. Pulsar 150 Neon: INR 64,998
  3. Pulsar 150: INR 76,800
  4. Pulsar 150 Twin Disc: INR 80,794
  5. Pulsar 150 Twin Disc ABS: INR 87,226
  6. Pulsar NS160 Twin Disc: INR 85,690

Yamaha Bikes

  1. SZ-RR V2: INR 69,653
  2. SZ-RR V2 (Matt Green): INR 70,653
  3. FZ V3 ABS: INR 95,350
  4. FZS V3 ABS: INR 97,350
  5. Fazer Fi: INR 89,643
  6. YZF-R15S: INR 1.17 Lakh
  7. YZF-R15 V3 ABS: INR 1.39 Lakh
  8. YZF-R15 V3 Darknight ABS: INR 1.41 Lakh

Honda Bikes

  1. CB Unicorn 150 ABS: INR 78,815
  2. CB Unicorn 160 STD: INR 75,566
  3. CB Unicorn 160 CBS: INR 78,014
  4. xBlade 160 STD: INR 80,007
  5. xBlade 160 ABS: INR 87,776
  6. CB Hornet STD: INR 86,182
  7. CB Hornet CBS: INR 90,682
  8. CB Hornet ABS (STD): INR 91,682
  9. CB Hornet ABS (DLX): INR 94,182

Suzuki Bikes

  1. Gixxer Double Disc: INR 81,550
  2. Gixxer SP: INR 82,607
  3. Gixxer ABS: INR 88,388
  4. Gixxer ABS SP: INR 88,388
  5. Gixxer SF: INR 90,658
  6. Gixxer SF Fi: INR 93,032
  7. Gixxer SF ABS: INR 97,524
  8. Gixxer SF Fi ABS: INR 1,01,354
  9. Gixxer SF Fi ABS SP: INR 1,01,354
  10. Intruder 150: INR 1,00,306
  11. Intruder 150 SP: INR 1,00,810
  12. Intruder Fi: INR 1,07,207
  13. Intruder Fi SP: INR 1,07,610

Hero MotoCorp Bikes

  1. Achiever Drum Brake: INR 67,050
  2. Achiever Disc Brake: INR 69,050
  3. Xtreme 150 Single Disc: INR 80,350
  4. Xtreme 150 Double Disc: INR 82,350
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Official Price List of 2019 Yamaha R15 V3 Accessories https://news.maxabout.com/bike-accessories/2019-yamaha-r15-v3-accessories/ https://news.maxabout.com/bike-accessories/2019-yamaha-r15-v3-accessories/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:06:57 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=196303 Yamaha R15 V3 Accessories Price List in India: R15 V3 is available with a host of impressive official accessories. Above all, the motorcycle now gets that exciting Daytona free flow exhaust for INR 16,700. The race spec exhaust is said to increase overall output to 22 HP. Buyers can also go for Metzeler rear tyre for […]

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Yamaha R15 V3 Accessories Price List in India: R15 V3 is available with a host of impressive official accessories. Above all, the motorcycle now gets that exciting Daytona free flow exhaust for INR 16,700. The race spec exhaust is said to increase overall output to 22 HP. Buyers can also go for Metzeler rear tyre for INR 9,998 while frame sliders for the motorcycle cost INR 2450. Exhaust shield can be bought for INR 500 while you can buy the mobile charger for INR 750.

Yamaha R15 V3 Darknight Edition
Yamaha R15 V3 Darknight Edition is Available for INR 1.41 lakh (Ex-Showroom)

Seat cover for Yamaha R15 Version 3.0 costs INR 430 while tank pads are the most inexpensive units here with INR 225 worth price tag. R15 V3 is a popular machine that tags itself for being the most powerful 150cc motorcycle of India ever. It produces 19.3 HP and 14.7 Nm of torque in stock condition. The brand recently launched the 2-channel ABS model of R15 V3 in India for INR 1.39 lakh (ex-showroom).

R15 V3 Accessories Price List

  1. Daytona Exhaust: INR 16,700
  2. Metzeler Rear Tyre: INR 9,998
  3. Frame Slider: INR 2450
  4. Mobile Charger: INR 750
  5. Exhaust Shield: INR 500
  6. Seat Cover: INR 430
  7. Tank Pad: INR 225
Daytona Exhaust: INR 16,700
Metzeler Rear Tyre: INR 9,998
Frame Slider: INR 2450
Mobile Charger: INR 750
Seat Cover: INR 430
Tank Pad: INR 225
Exhaust Shield: INR 500

Yamaha R15 V3 Key Specs

Displacement 155.1cc, Liquid-Cooled
No. of Cylinders Single Cylinder
No. of Gears 6-Speed Gearbox
Maximum Power 19.3 HP @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque15 14.7 NM @ 8500 rpm
Seat Height 815 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 142 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 11 litres
Top Speed 136 kmph (Actual)
Front Tyre 100/80-17M/C 52P
Rear Tyre 140/70-17M/C 66S
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension MonoShock
Front Disc 282mm Disc (ABS)
Rear Disc 220mm Disc (ABS)
Head Light LED
Tail Light LED

Know More About Yamaha R15 Version 3.0

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Top 30 Most-Awaited Bikes in India Under INR 5 Lakh https://news.maxabout.com/bikes/top-30-awaited-bikes-india-2019/ https://news.maxabout.com/bikes/top-30-awaited-bikes-india-2019/#respond Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:50:10 +0000 http://news.maxabout.com/?p=14114 Top 30 Most-Awaited Bikes in India: Indian fans have one such motorcycle in their favourite list that has not been launched in India till date. The market is cost restricted and bikes using premium parts under a smaller engine are mostly neglected due to this reason. Here is the list of top 30 most-awaited bikes in […]

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Top 30 Most-Awaited Bikes in India: Indian fans have one such motorcycle in their favourite list that has not been launched in India till date. The market is cost restricted and bikes using premium parts under a smaller engine are mostly neglected due to this reason. Here is the list of top 30 most-awaited bikes in India that will fall under INR 5 lakh worth price tag.

TVS Zeppelin 220 is a sporty cruiser that became public at 2018 Auto Expo. It comes with an impressive design and premium component list. Bajaj Pulsar RS400 is another much-awaited option carrying familiar design lines and engine performance. Honda CBR250RR is among the most liked sports bikes of all-time.

Honda CBR250RR
Honda CBR250RR is one of the most-awaited bikes in India

MT-03 and MT-15 are the two most talked-about Yamaha bikes in India. Out of these 2, the MT-15 was recently launched in India with an ex-showroom price tag of INR 1.36 lakh. Fully faired Aprilia RS 150 (GPR 150) is also among the top expected bikes in India in future. Husqvarna Vitpilen 401 is based on KTM 390 Duke and thus, may not take as much time as others to arrive. Here is the complete list of the most-awaited bikes under INR 5 lakh of upper price limit. All prices are expected values and are expected to differ at the time of launch.

Top 30 Most-Awaited Bikes in India

Under INR 5 Lakh (Expected Ex-Showroom Prices)

  1. TVS Zeppelin 220 – INR 1.40 Lakh
  2. Bajaj Pulsar NS125 – INR 70,000
  3. Bajaj Dominar (2019) – INR 1.80 Lakh
  4. Bajaj Pulsar RS400 – INR 1.90 Lakh
  5. Bajaj Dominar (Scrambler) – INR 1.95 Lakh
  6. BMW G310RR – INR 3.30 Lakh
  7. Honda CB150R ExMotion – INR 1.25 Lakh
  8. Honda CBR150R – INR 1.40 Lakh
  9. Honda CBR250RR – INR 3.75 Lakh
  10. Yamaha MT-03 – INR 3.25 Lakh
  11. 2019 Yamaha R3 – INR 3.60 Lakh
  12. Aprilia Tuono 150 – INR 1.30 Lakh
  13. Aprilia RS/GPR 150 – INR 1.40 Lakh
  14. Kawasaki Ninja 250SL – INR 2.25 Lakh
  15. Kawasaki Z400 – INR 4.25 Lakh
  16. Jawa Perak – INR 1.89 Lakh
  17. Husqvarna Vitpilen 401 – INR 2.75 Lakh
  18. SWM Gran Milano 440 – INR 3.20 Lakh
  19. Suzuki Gixxer 250 – INR 1.50 Lakh
  20. Suzuki GSX-R150 – INR 1.30 Lakh
  21. KTM RC 125 – INR 1.40 Lakh
  22. KTM RC 250 – INR 2.20 Lakh
  23. KTM 390 Adventure – INR 2.65 Lakh
  24. Royal Enfield Bobber 838 – INR 4.90 Lakh
  25. Hero xPulse 200 – INR 1 Lakh
  26. Hero xPulse 200T – INR 1.10 Lakh
  27. UM Renegade Duty 230 – INR 1.20 Lakh
  28. Benelli TRK 251 – INR 2.25 Lakh
  29. Benelli Imperiale 400 – INR 2.50 Lakh
  30. Benelli Leoncino 500 – INR 4.50 Lakh

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Meet Stunning Yamaha R15 GF Edition by Gears & Fillets (Chennai) https://news.maxabout.com/bike-wraps/yamaha-r15-gf-edition-wrap/ https://news.maxabout.com/bike-wraps/yamaha-r15-gf-edition-wrap/#respond Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:38:29 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=198326 Meet Yamaha R15 GF Edition by Gears & Fillets: While everyone is talking about the third generation R15, Gears & Fillets brought their impressively wrapped Yamaha R15 V2 in Gloss Red and Black. As stock shades of R15 V2 are filled with stickers all over, those who love watching plain shades would feel at home […]

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Meet Yamaha R15 GF Edition by Gears & Fillets: While everyone is talking about the third generation R15, Gears & Fillets brought their impressively wrapped Yamaha R15 V2 in Gloss Red and Black. As stock shades of R15 V2 are filled with stickers all over, those who love watching plain shades would feel at home with this typical motorcycle.

Using Red as major shade, they have offered black inserts at important positions to make things better than ever. Alloy wheels were left black to get the best out of proportionate design language of the R15 V2. Inspired by the R15 V3, they have used Black stripe in the middle of the fuel tank on the bike. This angle also clears that Gears & Fillets have named this one as R15 GF Edition.

Yamaha YZF-R15 GF Edition

Headlights of this R15 are completely smoked and fitted with projectors that have red outer rings. Rear light also gets wrapped in dark shade and flaunts an upside-down Y design area for the headlight. You can find a skull pasted over the fuel tank while all mechanical parts were kept stock for best riding experience.

Yamaha R15 V2 is powered by a 149.8cc, single cylinder engine producing 16.8 BHP and 15 Nm of torque. The engine is liquid cooled, fuel injected and comes with a 6-speed gearbox. Yamaha recently discontinued the YZF-R15 Version 2.0 in India.

For further inquiries and pricing details, you can contact:

Gears & Fillets

  • Address: No 202, Village High Road, Sholinganallur, Chennai – 600119
  • Phone Number: +91 99948 73301
  • Email: gearsandfillets@gmail.com
  • Facebook Page

Yamaha R15 GF Edition Photos

Yamaha R15 V2 Tech Specs

  • 149.8cc, Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke
  • SOHC, 4-valve, Fuel Injection
  • Single Cylinder, Liquid Cooling
  • Max. Power: 16.8 Bhp @ 8500 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 15 Nm @ 7500 rpm
  • No. of Gears: 6
  • Clutch: Wet Multiple-disc
  • Overall Length: 1970 mm
  • Overall Width: 670 mm
  • Overall Height: 1070 mm
  • Ground Clearance: 160 mm
  • Seat Height: 800 mm
  • Wheelbase: 1345 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight: 136 kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 12 litres
  • Front Brake: 267mm Single Disc
  • Rear Brake: 220mm Single Disc

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Quick Comparison: Yamaha MT-15 vs KTM 125 Duke https://news.maxabout.com/bike-comparisons/yamaha-mt-15-vs-ktm-125-duke-2019/ https://news.maxabout.com/bike-comparisons/yamaha-mt-15-vs-ktm-125-duke-2019/#respond Mon, 18 Mar 2019 04:07:59 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=363341 Yamaha MT-15 vs KTM 125 Duke: Yamaha MT-15 is a direct rival to the KTM Duke 125, with both bikes getting a 30cc difference in displacement. Internationally, both the models are available with USD forks and premium list of components while Indian version of Yamaha MT-15 switches from USD to conventional forks. The motorcycle has […]

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Yamaha MT-15 vs KTM 125 Duke: Yamaha MT-15 is a direct rival to the KTM Duke 125, with both bikes getting a 30cc difference in displacement. Internationally, both the models are available with USD forks and premium list of components while Indian version of Yamaha MT-15 switches from USD to conventional forks. The motorcycle has been launched for INR 1.36 lakh and rivals KTM 125 Duke in the premium streetfighter segment. Indirect rivals will include Bajaj Pulsar NS200 and Apache RTR 200. The 155cc engine on the MT-15 is good for equal output as the R15 V3.

Yamaha MT-15
Yamaha MT-15

KTM 125 Duke is the most premium option that one can buy in this price tag. The USD forks, all-digital console, 150-section rear, and lightweight frame makes the motorcycle a good choice for performance loving beginners. The availability of single-channel ABS makes the same even better as maximum rider use the front brake at all times. The rear features a lift-protection sensor on the KTM 125 Duke. Yamaha launched the MT-15 with a single channel ABS unit. Here is a quick comparison between Yamaha MT-15 and KTM Duke 125.

KTM 125 Duke
KTM 125 Duke

Yamaha MT-15 vs KTM 125 Duke

Engine & Gearbox

Yamaha MT-15

  • Displacement: 155.1cc
  • Cooling Type: Liquid-Cooled
  • Max. Power: 19.3 HP @ 10,000 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 14.7 Nm @ 8500 rpm
  • Gearbox: 6-Speed
  • Fuel System: Fuel Injection
  • Top Speed: 135 kmph (Approx.)
  • Mileage: 40-45 kmpl (Approx.)

KTM 125 Duke

  • Displacement: 124.7cc
  • Cooling Type: Liquid-Cooled
  • Max. Power: 14.5 HP @ 9250 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm
  • Gearbox: 6-Speed
  • Fuel System: Fuel Injection
  • Top Speed: 120 kmph (Approx.)
  • Mileage: 45-50 kmpl (Approx.)

Brakes & Suspension

Yamaha MT-15 vs KTM 125 Duke

Yamaha MT-15

  • Front Brake: 282mm Single Disc
  • Rear Brake: 220mm Single Disc
  • 1-Channel ABS
  • Front Suspension: Telescopic Forks
  • Rear Suspension: Monoshock

KTM 125 Duke

  • Front Brake: 300mm Single Disc
  • Rear Brake: 230mm Single Disc
  • 1-Channel ABS
  • Front Suspension: USD Telescopic Forks
  • Rear Suspension: Monoshock
Yamaha MT-15 Console
Yamaha MT-15 Console
KTM 125 Duke Console
KTM 125 Duke’s Console is Similar to the 200 Duke

Dimensions & Weight

Yamaha MT-15

  • Overall Length – 2020 mm
  • Overall Width – 800 mm
  • Overall Height – 1070 mm
  • Ground Clearance – 155 mm
  • Seat Height – 810 mm
  • Wheelbase – 1335 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight – 138 kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity – 10 litres

KTM 125 Duke

  • Overall Length – 1993 mm
  • Overall Width – 789 mm
  • Overall Height – 1083 mm
  • Ground Clearance – 175 mm
  • Seat Height – 818 mm
  • Wheelbase – 1366 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight – 148 kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity – 10.2 litres

Tyres & Frame

Yamaha MT-15

  • Front Tyre – 100/80-17
  • Rear Tyre – 140/70-17
  • Frame – Deltabox Frame

KTM 125 Duke

  • Front Tyre – 110/70-17
  • Rear Tyre – 150/60-17
  • Frame – Trellis Frame

Ex-Showroom Price

  • KTM 125 Duke ABS: INR 1.18 Lakh
  • Yamaha MT-15 ABS: INR 1.36 Lakh
KTM 125 Duke vs TVS Apache RTR 200
Quick Comparison: KTM 125 Duke vs TVS Apache RTR 200

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Meet Yamaha R15 Version 3.0 Monster Energy Edition https://news.maxabout.com/bike-wraps/yamaha-r15-version-3-monster-energy-2019/ https://news.maxabout.com/bike-wraps/yamaha-r15-version-3-monster-energy-2019/#respond Sun, 17 Mar 2019 13:30:38 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=174099 Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition is a dealer level modification and the motorcycle comes in Black and Gold livery with strategically planted Gold panels over the Crystal Black shade. The dealer level mod commands a price tag of INR 14,500 (converted from IDR 3 million) but gives a clear idea of how excellently the motorcycle […]

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Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition is a dealer level modification and the motorcycle comes in Black and Gold livery with strategically planted Gold panels over the Crystal Black shade. The dealer level mod commands a price tag of INR 14,500 (converted from IDR 3 million) but gives a clear idea of how excellently the motorcycle handles a design theme on its aerodynamic body. To keep the rhythm alive, they have used Gold painted alloy wheels on the motorcycle. Fans can find Monster Energy and Michelin monikers on body panels.

Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition
Black & Gold Custom Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition

CarGloss Paint Works from Indonesia has used water brush technique for this excellent job. Apart from painting the motorcycle, everything has been kept according to the stock configuration. Yamaha R15 Version 3 was launched in India for INR 1.25 lakh at Auto Expo in February 2018. The current price after the recent price hike and ABS addition is INR 1.39 lakh.

The price is ex-showroom and does not include any sort of added fee like registration or insurance. The India-spec R15 V3 carries the same design as the Indonesia-spec model but for the Indian market, the expensive tyres and USD forks have been replaced with MRF sourced Zappers and conventional telescopic forks. This was done in order to keep cost under check.

R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition Photos

Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition

Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition

Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition

Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition

Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition

Yamaha R15 V3 Monster Energy Edition

Images Source: TMC Blog

Yamaha R15 V3 Key Specifications

Displacement 155.1cc, Liquid-Cooled
No. of Cylinders Single Cylinder
No. of Gears 6-Speed Gearbox
Maximum Power 19.3 HP @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque15 14.7 NM @ 8500 rpm
Seat Height 815 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 142 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 11 litres
Top Speed 135+ kmph (Actual)
Front Tyre 100/80-17M/C 52P
Rear Tyre 140/70-17M/C 66S
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension MonoShock
Front Disc 282mm Single Disc
Rear Disc 220mm Single Disc
Head Light LED
Tail Light LED

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Detailed Comparison: Yamaha MT-15 vs R15 Version 3 https://news.maxabout.com/bike-comparisons/yamaha-mt-15-vs-r15-version-3/ https://news.maxabout.com/bike-comparisons/yamaha-mt-15-vs-r15-version-3/#respond Sat, 16 Mar 2019 14:44:03 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=421236 Yamaha MT-15 vs R15 Version 3 (Detailed Comparison): Yamaha has finally launched the MT-15 in India with an ex-showroom price tag of INR 1.36 lakh. MT-15 and R15 V3 are two different products based on the same frame. Still, the number of differences are huge enough for an enthusiast to have a deep comparison before […]

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Yamaha MT-15 vs R15 Version 3 (Detailed Comparison): Yamaha has finally launched the MT-15 in India with an ex-showroom price tag of INR 1.36 lakh. MT-15 and R15 V3 are two different products based on the same frame. Still, the number of differences are huge enough for an enthusiast to have a deep comparison before deciding on the body type for the motorcycle.

Before moving forward with the differences, let’s first understand the common points for both the bikes. The chassis stays Deltabox on both the motorcycles, pushing the capability of the naked streetfighter higher by a praiseworthy margin in comparison to their own FZS V3.

Yamaha MT-15
Yamaha MT-15

The alloy wheel design and tyre size on both the bikes are identical. Another big thing that stays common on both bikes is the engine. The 155.1cc, single cylinder engine from Yamaha is good for 19.3 HP @ 10,000 rpm and 14.7 Nm at 8,500 rpm. The output, along with the slipper clutch and 6-speed gearbox stays common on both the bikes. The first difference in Yamaha MT-15 and R15 V3 is the use of aluminium swingarm on the track-spec racer. Both the bikes feature standard telescopic forks and sporty monoshock placement.

Yamaha R15 V3
Yamaha R15 V3

The handlebar on the MT-15 is a bar-type unit with higher placement for a straight riding position. On the other hand, R15 V3 features sporty clip-on handlebar that is directly mounted on the suspension. The effect can be felt immediately and comfort is sacrificed in the process. The power-to-weight ratio favors the MT-15 whereas aerodynamics take the R15’s side due to added panels and inclined front fascia. Yamaha MT-15 features inverted console in place of the standard white back-lit display on the R15 V3.

Yamaha MT-15 Console
Yamaha MT-15 Console

The rear view mirrors are mounted on the handlebar of MT-15 while the placement of the same is on the fairing of the R15 V3. Yamaha brings dual LED headlight on the R15 V3 while MT-15 features a bi-functional projector headlight with two daytime running lights on the top side. The windscreen is small and practical for city conditions on the streetfighter.

Yamaha R15 V3 Console
Yamaha R15 V3 Console

The Yamaha R15 V3 offers split seat while MT-15 is seen with a single seat. The fuel tank design is quite linear on the R15 Version 3 while MT-15 features a chiseled unit with extensions that are similar to the 2019 Yamaha FZS V3. The R15 V3 is available in 2 variants in India:

  • Base (Standard Colors): INR 1.39 lakh
  • Darknight (Matte Black): INR 1.41 lakh

Yamaha MT-15 is available in a single variant for INR 1.36 lakh (ex-showroom). The most disappointing thing is that the MT-15 comes with a single channel ABS unit. Yamaha should have equipped the bike with dual-channel ABS unit as the brand is already offering the same on the R15 V3.

Yamaha R15 V3 Darknight
Yamaha R15 V3 Darknight

Yamaha MT-15 vs R15 Version 3

Technical Specifications

Yamaha MT-15

  • Engine Displacement: 155.1cc
  • Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, SOHC
  • Variable Valve Actuation (VVA)
  • Slipper & Assist Clutch (SAC)
  • Max. Power: 19.3 HP @ 10,000 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 14.7 NM @ 8500 rpm
  • Gearbox: 6-Speed
  • Cooling: Liquid Cooling
  • Fuel System: Fuel Injection

Yamaha R15 V3

  • Engine Displacement: 155.1cc
  • Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, SOHC
  • Variable Valve Actuation (VVA)
  • Slipper & Assist Clutch (SAC)
  • Max. Power: 19.3 HP @ 10,000 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 14.7 NM @ 8500 rpm
  • Gearbox: 6-Speed
  • Cooling: Liquid Cooling
  • Fuel System: Fuel Injection

Dimensions & Weight

Yamaha MT-15 vs R15 Version 3

Yamaha MT-15

  • Overall Length: 2020mm
  • Overall Width: 800mm
  • Overall Height: 1070mm
  • Wheelbase: 1335mm
  • Seat Height: 810mm
  • Ground Clearance: 155mm
  • Kerb Weight: 138kg
  • Fuel Tank: 10 Litres

Yamaha R15 V3

  • Overall Length: 1990 mm
  • Overall Width: 725 mm
  • Overall Height: 1135 mm
  • Wheelbase: 1325 mm
  • Seat Height: 815mm
  • Ground Clearance: 170mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight: 142 kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 11 litres

Brakes, Suspension, Tyres

Yamaha MT-15 vs R15 Version 3

Yamaha MT-15

  • Front Brake: 282mm Single Disc
  • Rear Brake: 220mm Single Disc
  • 1-Channel ABS
  • Front Suspension: Telescopic Forks
  • Rear Suspension: Monoshock
  • Front Tyre: 100/80-17
  • Rear Tyre: 140/70-17

Yamaha R15 V3

  • Front Brake: 282mm Single Disc
  • Rear Brake: 220mm Single Disc
  • 2-Channel ABS
  • Front Suspension: Telescopic Forks
  • Rear Suspension: Monoshock
  • Front Tyre: 100/80-17
  • Rear Tyre: 140/70-17

Color Options

Yamaha MT-15

  • Dark Matt Blue
  • Metallic Black

Yamaha R15 V3

  • Racing Blue
  • Thunder Grey
  • Darknight (Matt Black)

Ex-Showroom Price

  • MT-15: 1,36,000
  • R15 V3: 1,39,350
  • R15 V3 Darknight: 1,41,350

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Yamaha MT-15 Accessories Price List Officially Revealed https://news.maxabout.com/bike-accessories/yamaha-mt-15-accessories-price-list/ https://news.maxabout.com/bike-accessories/yamaha-mt-15-accessories-price-list/#comments Sat, 16 Mar 2019 03:51:31 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=433843 Yamaha MT-15 Accessories Price List in India: Yamaha has finally launched the much-awaited MT-15 street fighter in India for INR 1.36 lakh (ex-showroom). The brand shocked everyone as the bike was expected to be launched with a price tag of around INR 1.20 lakh. The most disappointing thing is that the India-spec MT-15 comes with a single channel […]

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Yamaha MT-15 Accessories Price List in India: Yamaha has finally launched the much-awaited MT-15 street fighter in India for INR 1.36 lakh (ex-showroom). The brand shocked everyone as the bike was expected to be launched with a price tag of around INR 1.20 lakh.

The most disappointing thing is that the India-spec MT-15 comes with a single channel ABS unit. Yamaha should have equipped the bike with dual-channel ABS unit as the brand is already offering the same on the R15 V3, available with a price tag of INR 1.39 lakh (ex-showroom).

Along with the launch of MT-15, Yamaha has also launched 9 official accessories. The range of accessories starts from INR 80 and goes up to INR 1000 for the T-shirt with Yamaha and MT branding. Here is the complete price list of Yamaha MT-15 Accessories.

Yamaha MT-15 Accessories

  1. Yamaha MT Sticker: INR 80
  2. MT Logo Metal Key Chain: INR 100
  3. MT Logo Tank Pad: INR 190
  4. Mobile Phone Holder: INR 350
  5. Seat Cover: INR 350
  6. Rear Footrest: INR 450
  7. Skid Plate: INR 500
  8. USB Charger: INR 750
  9. MT Logo T-Shirt: INR 1000
Yamaha MT Sticker
Yamaha MT Sticker: INR 80
MT Logo Metal Key Chain
MT Logo Metal Key Chain: INR 100
MT Logo Tank Pad
MT Logo Tank Pad: INR 190
Mobile Phone Holder
Mobile Phone Holder: INR 350
Seat Cover
Seat Cover: INR 350
Rear Footrest
Rear Footrest: INR 450
Skid Plate
Skid Plate: INR 500
USB Charger
USB Charger: INR 750
MT Logo T-Shirt
MT Logo T-Shirt: INR 1000

Yamaha MT-15 Technical Specifications

  • Displacement: 155cc, 1-Cylinder
  • Fuel System: Fuel Injection
  • Assist & Slipper Clutch (ASC)
  • Variable Valve Actuation (VVA)
  • Max. Power: 19.3 HP @ 10,000 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 14.7 Nm @ 8,500 rpm
  • Gearbox: 6-Speed Transmission
  • Single Channel ABS
  • Front Brake: 282mm Single Disc
  • Rear Brake: 220mm Single Disc
  • Front Suspension: Telescopic Forks
  • Rear Suspension: Mono Suspension
  • Front Tyre: 100/80-17
  • Rear Tyre: 140/70-17
  • Frame: Deltabox
  • Seat Height: 810 mm
  • Ground Clearance: 155 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight: 138 kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 10 litres
  • Top Speed: 135 kmph (Approx.)
  • Mileage: 40-45 kmpl (Approx.)
  • Price: INR 1,36,000 (Ex-Showroom)

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Live Photos of Yamaha MT-15: The Street Version of R15 V3 https://news.maxabout.com/bikes/yamaha/live-photos-yamaha-mt-15/ https://news.maxabout.com/bikes/yamaha/live-photos-yamaha-mt-15/#respond Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:16:16 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=433602 Yamaha MT-15 looks equally stunning in these live photos, clearing the fact that they have no intention of staying down on the sales chart of 2019. The pricing may feel slightly out of place for some buyers, but the design lines have that magnetic effect that can bring buyers into the Yamaha stores. MT-15 is […]

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Yamaha MT-15 looks equally stunning in these live photos, clearing the fact that they have no intention of staying down on the sales chart of 2019. The pricing may feel slightly out of place for some buyers, but the design lines have that magnetic effect that can bring buyers into the Yamaha stores.

MT-15 is powered by a 155.1cc, liquid cooled and fuel injected engine, producing 19.3 HP of maximum power and 14.7 Nm of maximum torque. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The motorcycle can be had in Metallic Black and Matt Dark Blue shade for a price tag of INR 1.36 lakh (ex-showroom). The Darknight Edition may arrive at a later stage.

Yamaha MT-15 Live Photos

Front 3-Quarter View
Front 3-Quarter View
Yamaha MT-15 ABS
Yamaha MT-15 is Equipped with 1-Channel ABS
155cc, Liquid-Cooled, Fuel Injected Engine
155cc, Liquid-Cooled, Fuel Injected Engine with VVA & Slipper Clutch
220mm Rear Disc Brake (No ABS)
220mm Rear Disc Brake (No ABS)
282mm Front Disc Brake (ABS)
282mm Front Disc Brake (ABS)
Close-up Shot
Close-up Shot of Left Side of Yamaha MT-15
LED DRLs with Bi-Functional Projector Headlight
LED DRLs with Bi-Functional Projector Headlight
Rear Monoshock Suspension
Rear Monoshock Suspension
Yamaha MT Badge
Yamaha MT Badge
The Fuel Tank Looks Muscular
The Fuel Tank of Yamaha MT-15 Looks Muscular
Rear 3-Quarter View
Rear 3-Quarter View
The Seat Looks Comfortable
The Seat is Wide & Looks Comfortable
Side View
Side View of Yamaha MT-15 (Naked R15 V3)
All-Digital Instrument Console
All-Digital Instrument Console
Close-up Shot of Switches
Close-up Shot of Switches
Tail Light
Tail Light
Yamaha MT-15 Badge
Yamaha MT-15 Badge

Images Source: AutoCarIndia

Yamaha MT-15 Key Specs

  • Displacement: 155cc, 1-Cylinder
  • Fuel System: Fuel Injection
  • Assist & Slipper Clutch (ASC)
  • Variable Valve Actuation (VVA)
  • Max. Power: 19.3 HP @ 10,000 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 14.7 Nm @ 8,500 rpm
  • Gearbox: 6-Speed Transmission
  • Single Channel ABS
  • Front Brake: 282mm Single Disc
  • Rear Brake: 220mm Single Disc
  • Front Suspension: Telescopic Forks
  • Rear Suspension: Mono Suspension
  • Front Tyre: 100/80-17
  • Rear Tyre: 140/70-17
  • Frame: Deltabox
  • Seat Height: 810 mm
  • Ground Clearance: 155 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight: 138 kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 10 litres
  • Top Speed: 135 kmph (Approx.)
  • Mileage: 40-45 kmpl (Approx.)
  • Price: INR 1,36,000 (Ex-Showroom)

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Complete List of Pros & Cons of Yamaha MT-15 Dark Warrior https://news.maxabout.com/bikes/yamaha/complete-list-pros-cons-yamaha-mt-15/ https://news.maxabout.com/bikes/yamaha/complete-list-pros-cons-yamaha-mt-15/#respond Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:22:02 +0000 https://news.maxabout.com/?p=433508 Yamaha MT-15 ABS arrived in India with style, leaving everyone stunned with not just the exclusive finish, but also with over the edge pricing. The shock was so intense that many dreams will be left hanging in the middle and many will spend a little bit more to reach the full-faired R15 V3 for sure. […]

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Yamaha MT-15 ABS arrived in India with style, leaving everyone stunned with not just the exclusive finish, but also with over the edge pricing. The shock was so intense that many dreams will be left hanging in the middle and many will spend a little bit more to reach the full-faired R15 V3 for sure. The engine and styling section still stays in favour of the motorcycle. Here are the pros/cons of buying the new MT-15.

Yamaha MT-15 Pros & Cons

List of MT-15 Pros

1) Unique Styling – The styling part is the biggest USP for MT-15, all thanks to the thin tail section and more than that, the unique facial expressions. The side profile is completely inspired by the large-displacement MT series motorcycles.

2) Bi-Functional LED Headlight – The LED headlight is practical and offers both high as well as the low beam from the single projector. The magic is higher when you see the two LED daytime running lights in action as they save energy by letting the light stay switched off during the day.

3) Powerful Engine – The 155.1cc, single cylinder engine is good for 19.3 HP and 14.7 Nm. The power output is very practical when equated to the 138 kg of wet weight. The motorcycle will add dedicated sprinting in everyday routine for sure.

4) VVA & Slipper Clutch – The use of slipper clutch makes it easy for the rider to use the Yamaha MT-15 in tough situations while VVA helps to keep power delivery steady in low as well as high rpm range.

5) Informative Console – The fully digital instrument console offers an inverted view of the values, adding important features like gear shift indicator, VVA indicator and mileage display for the rider. The USB charging option here is equally beneficial.

List of MT-15 Cons

1) Overpriced  Yamaha has launched the MT-15 in India with an ex-showroom price tag of INR 1.36 lakh. The lack of features from the motorcycle has made it overpriced in comparison to the R15 V3 available for INR 1.39 lakh. It comes without the aluminium swingarm and even uses the same ABS unit as the lower priced Yamaha FZS.

2) Single Channel ABS – The motorcycle is packed with single channel ABS on the front wheel, leaving fans disappointed as they were waiting for the same ABS setup as Yamaha R15 V3.

3) Limited Shades with Plain Black Wheels – The new MT-15 is available in Dark Matt Blue and Metallic Black shade, leaving buyers without any striking colour combinations like the international-spec model. Even the wheels are plain black on both the shades.

4) No USD Forks – The motorcycle comes with standard forks and the pricing mentioned here seems like for the version that will never arrive here. The skipping of USD forks is not that great move when taking the price to such a high point.

5) Different Swingarm – The beautiful swingarm from Yamaha R15 V3 was missed from the spec sheet of MT-15 in India. The use of standard version was also one of the cost-cutting attempts here.

Yamaha MT-15 Key Specs

  • Displacement: 155cc, 1-Cylinder
  • Fuel Injection, Slipper Clutch
  • Variable Valve Actuation (VVA)
  • Max. Power: 19.3 HP @ 10,000 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 14.7 Nm @ 8,500 rpm
  • 6-Speed Transmission
  • Single Channel ABS
  • 282mm Single Front Disc
  • 220mm Single Rear Disc
  • Telescopic Front Forks
  • Rear Mono Suspension
  • Front Tyre: 100/80-17
  • Rear Tyre: 140/70-17
  • Seat Height: 810 mm
  • Ground Clearance: 155 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight: 138 kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 10 litres
  • Top Speed: 135 kmph (Approx.)
  • Mileage: 40-45 kmpl (Approx.)
  • Price: INR 1,36,000 (Ex-Showroom)

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