Last updated on May 10th, 2018 at 07:24 pm
Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0 Review
Yamaha motors India launched their updated and refreshed model Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0 to the markets. This bike also known as Yamaha YZF R15 Version 2.0. The new version differ by extra color options and some minor changes. The thundering green, racing blue, standard raring red and invincible black are the new color choices.
The increased popularity of the bike is the reason for Yamaha to launch new versions. The company also launched the Yamaha R15 limited edition and 50th anniversary edition bikes. Both are technically same with 149cc, 4-stroke engine. Here you can read the short review of Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0.
Look, Style and Dimensions
2013 Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0 came with lot of changes. The rear tyre size increased to 130/70. Other changes includes split seats, new tail, triangular LED tail lamp, neat and stylish number plate and indicator bracket.
It is also fitted with aluminium swing arm, 5 spoke alloy wheels, dark fairing visor etc adding to its aggressiveness. It measures 1970.00 mm x 670.00 mm x 1070.00 mm(length x width x height) and grund clearance of 160mm.
Hot Features of Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0
- 149.8cc, 4-stroke engine
- 16.8 Bhp at 8500 rpm power
- 15 Nm at 7500 rpm torque
- 6 manual gears transmission
- 42kmpl mileage in highway
- New color options and added features
Engine and Performance
Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0 powered by a 149.8cc, 4-stroke engine that can produce power output of 16.8 Bhp at 8500 rpm and torque of 15 Nm at 7500 rpm. 149.8cc is the displacement of this bike.
The engine mated with 6 manual gears gives you best power and performance. The bike can reach 100km/hour in 13 seconds. The performance is really awesome and it need to compete with Bajaj Pulsar 220 and Honda CBR 250R which has the almost same power.
Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0 can return you a mileage of 42kmpl in highway and 32kmpl in city.
Available Color Options
- Sunset red
- Midnight black
- Racing blue
- Thundering Green
- Invincible Black
- Raring Red
The Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0 available in single variant only.
Safety and Comfort on Ride
Increased wheelbase and large fatty tyres of the bike offers good grip and safe ride. Both in front and rear the bike fitted with disc brakes. Telescopic suspension applied in front and Linked type Mono cross used in rear. The seats are wide and comfortable to sit and ride. Fuel gauge and trip meter is digital type. wheel size of 90/80 R17, 130/70 R17 mm is really good. The new version have refreshed saree guard and mudguard.
Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0 Full Technical Specifications
|Features of the model of Bike||Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0-150cc|
|Engine||149.8cc, 4-stroke engine|
|Max power||16.8 Bhp at 8500 rpm|
|Max torque||15 Nm at 7500 rpm|
|Fuel consumption(high way)||42kmpl|
|Gears||6 manual gears|
|Dimensions(length x width x height)||1970.00 mm x 670.00 mm x 1070.00 mm|
|Ground clearance||160.00 mm|
|Fuel tank||12.00 ltrs|
|Chassis type||Deltabox Frame|
|Brakes(front)||Disc in front|
|Breaks (rear)||220mm disc|
|Wheel base||1345.00 mm|
|Headlamp||35W / 35W＋35W|
|Wheel size||90/80 R17, 130/70 R17 mm|
|Low fuel indicator||yes|
Yamaha R15 New Version 2.0 Full Price List In India – Ex-Showrooms
|Name of Model||City Name||Yamaha R 15 Version 2.0|
Yamaha R 15 v2.0
|Delhi||Rs. 1.12 lakh|
|Mumbai||Rs. 1.13 lakh|
|Bangalore||Rs. 1.14 lakh|
|Chennai||Rs. 1.15 lakh|
|Surat||Rs. 1.15 lakh|
|Pune||Rs. 1.18 lakh|
|Trivandrum||Rs. 1.14 lakh|
|Kolkata||Rs. 1.34 lakh|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 1.18 lakh|
|Ahmedabad||Rs. 1.15 lakh|
The much popular Yamaha R15 ruling roads since 2008. The all new face lifted version came in 2011 and packed with 150cc single cylinder unit. The engine can makes 17bhp and 15Nm of torque.There is six-speed gearbox and a chain drive. Safety is assured with telescopic forks in the front and a monocross unit at the back. Overall this is a bike with value for the the money you pay.