Yamaha R15 V2.0 Special edition looks energetic.
India Yamaha Motor has introduced new colors on the R15 V2.0 motorcycle and introduced the motorcycle as a special edition. The 2017 Yamaha R15 V2.0 is now available in 2 special edition colors Revving Blue and two new colors – Sparky Green and Adrenaline Red.
The 2017 Yamaha R15 V2.0 special edition is priced at Rs. 1,18,373.
Key features on the 2017 R15 V2.0 special edition are:
- 2 New colors – Sparky Green and Adrenaline Red.
- New graphics
- 5-Spoke Type Wheels
- New Tail Cowl
The Yamaha R15 V2.0 was the first Indian made model with liquid cooled Engine when launched. The Yamaha R15 is a pure sports vehicle designed especially for racing enthusiasts and kick started the racing inspired smaller cubic capacity motorcycles revolution in the Indian market.
The R15 V2.0 features a Single cylinder 149cc, Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve engine which does 17PS/ 8,500rpm Maximum power and 15 Nm / 7,500rpm Maximum torque. Transmission is Return type 6-speed with a Wet Multiple-disc Clutch.
Fuel injection ensures engine delivers excellent response and good fuel efficiency.
In response to customer demand, Yamaha also introduced the R15 V1.0 again in the Indian market as R15S which comes with a single seat as opposed to a split seat on the R15 V2.0.
Yamaha has unveiled the new generation R15 christened as R15 V3.0 in Indonesia recently. It’s unclear when this model will be launched in the Indian market but we can certainly expect the bike to be launched in the near future.
The Yamaha R15 V2.0 mainly competes with the likes of Honda CBR 150R, Suzuki Gixxer, Bajaj Pulsar RS200 and KTM RC200.