The Yamaha R15 V4 has been launched at Rs 1,67,800 for the Metallic Red version, while the Dark Knight colour will set you back by Rs 1,68,800. Yamaha has also launched a new Racing Blue paint scheme which has a price tag of Rs 1,72,800 and the R15M demands a premium of Rs 5,000 over the Racing Blue variant. The Japanese brand has also launched a limited edition MotoGP version that will set you back by Rs 1,79,800.
The Yamaha R15 V4 is powered by a 155cc single-cylinder liquid-cooled 4-valve motor with Variable Valve Actuation (VVA). It makes 18.4PS and 14.2Nm.
- Yamaha has now equipped the R15 with a new USD fork, a first for the India-spec bike
- It also gets a slip-and-assist clutch.
- Braking hardware consists of a 282mm front disc with a twin-piston calliper and a 220mm rear disc with a single-piston calliper.
- The R15 V4 rolls on 17-inch alloys shod
The Yamaha R15 V4 is available in the standard variant and the M variant which gets an exclusive paint scheme, golden brake calliper, a special seat and the inclusion of a quickshifter.
The Yamaha R15 V4 is equipped with a new digital instrument console with Bluetooth connectivity via the Yamaha Y-Connect app.
Yamaha has equipped the bike with two display modes: Street and Race. The bike also comes with segment-first features like traction control and quickshifter, available on select variants.
Yamaha R15 V4 Competitors
The Yamaha R15 V4 has no direct rival in the Indian market, however, at this price, it competes with the Ktm RC 125.