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2017 Yamaha R15 V3 Revealed! Read for Launch Details and more

Recently in Indonesia, the new model Yamaha R15 made its global debut. Its India launch is most likely to take place in the second half of 2017. The new model 2017 R15 V3 can boast of new bodywork and a new engine. Just from it’s looks, it seems Yamaha India would have another winner. Read further to know more about the 2017 Yamaha R15 V3 Price, Launch Date, Specifications and Images etc.

Also read- 2017 Bajaj V15 – All You Need to Know , The New 2017 TVS Apache RTR 200

2017 Yamaha R15 V3


The new R15 certainly  looks bigger and has a much more powerful engine, too. The new design gives a very aggressive and modern look to the new R15. Another important addition to the 2017 Yamaha R15 is the introduction of upside-down front telescopic forks. However, ABS option has still not been provided.

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Launch Date

Launch Date (Expected) Nov'2017

The new 2017 Yamaha R15 V3 launch could take place around the end of this year. Most likely the Yamaha R15 V3 would be launched in November this year.

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- India Price

Base ModelRs 1,32,000
Top ModelRs 1,36,000

The new R15 could be on sale with two models. The base model could cost approximately Rs 1.32 Lakh. The higher price tag will be very well justified by more power and a longer list of features.

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Video

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Specifications

Engine TypeSingle-cylinder, fuel-injected
Engine Displacement155 cc
Max. Power19.31 PS @ 10,000 rpm
Peak Torque14.7 Nm @ 8,500 rpm
Transmission6-speed Manual

The new model of the 2017 Yamaha R15 V3 boasts of a new 155.1 cc VVA SOHC engine. Peak power stands at 19.31 PS. The 2017 R3 also benefits from a slipper clutch. The new R3 will have a 6-speed Manual Transmission.

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Mileage

City35 KMPL
Highway40 KMPL

The average mileage will be a bit lower compared to that of the current model. The mileage is expected to be in the range of 35-40 KMPL.

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Top Speed

Top Speed135 Km/Hr

It is expected that the Yamaha R15 V3 will have a top speed of 135 km/hr.

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Dimensions

Length x Width x Height1990 mm x 725 mm x 1135 mm
Ground Clearance 155 mm
Seat Height 815 mm
Weight137 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 11 Ltr
Wheelbase1325 mm

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Suspension and Brakes

Front Suspension Teleskopic Fork (Inverted)
Rear Suspension Link monoshock
Front Tyre 100 / 80-17M / C 52P
Rear Tyre 140 / 70-17M / C 66s
Front Brake Disc brake
Rear Brake Disc brake

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Rivals

  • Honda CBR150R
  • Bajaj Pulsar 200 NS FI
  • Bajaj Pulsar RS200
  • Bajaj Dominar 400

Due to the price clash, the new R15 V3.0 will even compete with the base Dominar 400 and the Pulsar RS200 ABS. It will also continue to give the CBR150R a tough competition.

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Colors

  • Matte Black
  • Racing Blue
  • Matte Red

2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Colors


2017 Yamaha R15 V3- Features

  • Split-Dual LED headlamps
  • Racy New Look
  • New Digital Instrument Cluster
  • Upside-down Front Forks
  • Clip-on Handlebar


  • Tank Protector
  • Body Decals
  • Aircraft-type Fuel Filler Cap
  • Split Seats
  • Rear Mono-suspension
  • Alloy Foot-pegs
  • New Rear View Mirrors
  • LED Taillamp


Also read-  TVS Apache RTR 180 – All You Need to Know!

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About Abhishek Barmase

Abhishek Barmase is a passionate automobile lover who loves to keep himself updated with the latest development in the Indian Automobile Industry. His love for automobiles made him start his own automobile website, https://indiaautoz.in .

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