Yamaha Motor has introduced its popular Yamaha YZF R15 v3 with a new color scheme. The full-fair sports bike has now got a new silver color option, which makes the affordable entry-level sports bike more premium. Currently, it has been launched in the Malaysian market. It can also be launched in India.
Yamaha YZF R15 v3 Look and Design
Talking about the exterior look and design of the Yamaha YZF R15 v3, it has bright fluorescent yellow wheels. This matches the exterior silver/gray scheme of the bike and makes it more attractive. It has premium upside-down forks. Whereas Indian-spec models have telescopic front forks. The golden color of the fork tubes adds to the overall sporty look of the sports bike.
Yamaha YZF R15 v3 Features
Apart from the new paint scheme, no other changes have been made to this motorcycle. It gets a twin-pod LED headlight which gives it a very aggressive look. The bike gets a digital instrument cluster, split-style seats. Apart from this, it has a full-fairing design that is inspired by the flagship YZF R1 motorcycle. It gets upside-down front forks, rear mono-shock, and disc brakes on both wheels.
Yamaha YZF R15 v3 Engine
The YZF R15 v3 offers a 155 cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve, fuel-injected engine. This engine uses the company’s patented Variable Valve Activation (VVA) technology. Apart from this, it also gets an assist and slipper clutch and a side stand engine cut-off switch. Yamaha says that all models in its lineup now feature an in-built side stand engine cut-off switch.
Yamaha YZF R15 v3 Price
The Yamaha YZF R15 v3 in Malaysia has been priced at RM11,988 (Rs 2.20 lakh). The company has not yet announced when the new silver paint scheme will be made available in the Indian market. It is expected that the company will launch this popular motorcycle with a new color scheme in India as well.
Yamaha YZF R15 v3 Color
The Yamaha YZF R15 v3 bike in India is also available in a choice of three other colors – Racing Blue, Thunder Gray, and Darknight, in addition to the new Metallic Red color option. That is, this bike is currently available in India with a choice of four colors.