R15 V3 | R15 V3 Review

Yamaha R15 V3

Yamaha has recently launched the third version of R15. The sporty look and its sleek design has won the heart of many youngsters with a price tag of Rs 4.20 Lakhs. Although R15 v3 equipped with an engine of 150cc its provides a max power of 19 Bhp @ 10000rpm and also a torque of 15 Nm @ 8500rpm. This new machine also comes with 6 gears along with the gear indicator.

Yamaha R15 V3

R15 V3 is available in two models, one equipped with dual-channel ABS and the other without ABS. Other model comes with hydraulic brake and slipper clutch which also makes it good in braking. It come in two different colors, one with a combo of red and metallic grey and the other with combo of black and blue. Both the colors are beauty to watch giving the bike an attractive finish. Its design and style is inspired from its siblings R1 and R6. This bike is one of the preferred bikes in Nepal recently by most of the youngsters due to its elegant look and affordable pricing.

Specifications of R15 V3

Engine and Transmission

Type Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 4-Valve, SOHC
Displacement 155 cc
Max Power 19.3 PS @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 15 Nm @ 8500 rpm
No. of Cylinders 1
Valve Per Cylinder 4
Starting Self-Start Only
Cooling System Liquid Cooled
Drive Type Chain Drive
Fuel Supply Fuel Injection
Clutch Wet Multiple-disc
Ignition TCI (Transistor controlled ignition)
Transmission Manual
Gear Box 6-Speed
Bore 58 mm
Stroke 58.7 mm
Compression Ratio 11.6:1

Tyres and Brakes

Tyre Size Front :-100/80-17, Rear :-140/70-17
Tyre Type Tubeless
Radial Tyre Yes
Wheel Size Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 Inch
Wheels Type Alloy
Front Brake Disc
Rear Brake Disc
Front Brake Diameter 282 mm
Rear Brake Diameter 220 mm

Fuel Efficiency and Performance

Fuel Capacity 11 L
Mileage 45 kmpl
0-100 Kmph 11.42 Sec

Features and Safety in R15 V3

Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital
Digital Fuel Indicator Yes
Low Fuel Warning Lamp Yes
Clock Yes
Step-up Seat Yes
Passenger Footrest Yes
Body Graphics Yes
Pass Switch Yes
Anti-Theft Alarm No
Engine Immobilizer No

Suspension and chassis

Suspension-Front Telescopic Fork
Suspension-Rear Swingarm
Chassis Type Delta Box
Body Type Sports Bikes

Dimension

Length 1990 mm
Width 725 mm
Height 1135 mm
Saddle Height 815 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm
Wheelbase 1325 mm
Kerb Weight 139 Kg

Electricals in R15 V3

Headlight LED
Tail Light LED
Turn Signal Lamp LED
Battery Type ETZ-5
Battery Capacity 12 V, 4 Ah

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