The new-gen Yamaha R15 (version 4.) not only appears sportier than the older design, it also receives new characteristics and tech as nicely
Yamaha just lately introduced the new-gen YZF-R15 in the Indian industry, dubbed version 4.. The Japanese maker has up to date the style of the motorcycle and extra a whole lot of new features to it. We made the decision to check out all the variations on the R15 v4 around the more mature product (v3), and all facts have been showcased in our movie down below.
Setting up at the front, the face of the v4 is substantially sharper than in advance of. It gets a new LED projector headlamp together with sharp LED DRLs, and the entrance fairing has been restyled as nicely. Not like the preceding product, the new a single last but not least receives USD front forks, sporting a gorgeous golden end. The fuel tank has also been restyled and seems to be narrower on the new design.
The R15 continues to get a split-seat set up, but the lock for pillion seat launch has been moved. The air ducts on the tail have also been altered a little, even though the taillight and change indicators are the exact as prior to. The exhaust can is different, wanting a minimal narrower on the v4 when compared to v3.
The clip-on handlebars of the new product are far more raised when compared to R15 v3, which ought to make it a little bit easier to experience day by day. The switchgear has been up-to-date as properly, with a start-cease switch on offer you instead of individual get started and kill switches, and hazard lights are also presented now on the v4.
The Lcd digital instrument console is new as properly, and it now receives Bluetooth-enabled related tech (by using Y-join App). Apart from that, a traction regulate system and a quickshifter have also been added to the new-gen R15. Dual-channel Abdominal muscles, twin horn, and change mild proceed to be supplied as standard, just like the older design.
The motor is a 155cc, liquid-cooled, solitary-cylinder device with VVA (variable valve actuation), the very same as prior to. Nevertheless, the electrical power has gone a little bit down to 18.4 PS whilst the torque has absent up marginally to 14.2 Nm. Transmission obligations are dealt with by a 6-speed gearbox, which comes with a slip & aid clutch.
Yamaha YZF-R15 is at this time priced from Rs. 1.67 lakh to Rs. 1.72 lakh. The bike also gets a track-targeted R15M variant and an R15M MotoGP Version variant, priced at Rs. 1.77 lakh and Rs. 1.79 lakh, respectively (all prices mentioned are ex-showroom, New Delhi).