Mumbai, December 09, 2019:
Yamaha Motor (IYM), a
Japanese automotive manufacturer has recently launched YZF-R15 version 3.0 (155
cc) in BS VI.
The new BS VI product will be
available across all company dealerships. After the company’s announcement in August
2019 to introduce the BS VI engine equipped two wheelers in India, today’s
introduction of the YZF-R15 Version 3.0 in BS VI followed the first
introduction of Yamaha BS VI vehicles that is, FZ FI (149 cc) and FZS FI (149
cc) in November this year.
The new BS VI engine
equipped YZF-R15 Version 3.0 has a 155 cc, Liquid cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC,
4-valve engine that produces a power output of 18.6 PS at 10,000 rpm and a
torque of 14.1 Nm at 8,500 rpm.
Motofumi Shitara, Chairman,
Yamaha Motor India, said, “Our commitment
towards customers in India is underlined in exciting products and experiences of
The Call of the Blue. Being a cult brand that grows refinement and a rage, Yamaha
is thankful to the customers in India who have cultivated the passion of R15 with
their high taste of sensation and performance. With Yamaha continuing to perk
up track performances with the R series, the new YZF-R15 Version 3.0 with BS VI
compliant engine and new features will be able to create optimum excitement in
India in its respective category. Yamaha strived for optimum cost control for
the new BS VI compliant YZF-R15 Version 3.0 and achieved to peg it around 3 per
cent higher along with new standard features, only to let the unrestrained excitement
of R Series rev hearts.”
The new YZF-R15 Version 3.0
in BS VI will be available in 3 colours – Racing Blue, Thunder Grey and
Darknight, along with the Racing Blue variant standardizing blue coloured
wheels. The Ex-Showroom Delhi begins from Rs. 145,300.