In continuation with its brand direction, ‘The Call of the Blue’, India Yamaha Motor Pvt. Ltd. announced an update to the Yamaha YZF-R15S V3 in India and introduced a new ‘Matte Black’ colour to its unibody seat variant at Rs. 1,60,900 (ex-showroom, India). The new paint scheme is in addition to the already available Racing Blue colour on the Yamaha R15 S. According to Yamaha, the new colour was selected after carrying out market research to register feedback of all young and new customers. The Yamaha YZF-R15S V3 in Racing Blue colour is priced at Rs. 1,57,600 (ex-showroom, India).
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The Yamaha YZF-R15S V3.0 is powered by a 155 cc, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, 4-valve engine developing maximum power output of 18.34 bhp @10,000 rpm, and torque output of 14.1 Nm @8,500 rpm. The fuel-injected motor also comes with Variable Valve Actuation (VVA) and is mated to a 6-speed gearbox.
The Yamaha YZF-R15S V3 in Racing Blue colour is priced at Rs. 1,57,600.
Except for the new single-piece seat, visually the Yamaha R15S V3.0 remains identical to the regular version 3.0 model. The bike also continues to come with the fully digital Multi-Function LCD instrument cluster with gear shift indicator, twin LED headlamps, LED taillamp, and Deltabox frame, aluminum swingarm, and side stand with engine cut-off switch.
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The motorcycle also comes with 17-inch black alloy wheels at both ends, shod in a wide 140/70 section tubeless tyre at the rear, and a 100/80 section tyre upfront. Braking duties are continued to be handled by disc brakes at both ends with a dual-channel ABS unit.