Yamaha launched the new YZF-R15 V3.0 in India at the 2018 Auto Expo. The Indian buyers had to wait for a long time to get the third-gen avatar of the fully faired bike. Now, Yamaha has introduced three new exciting colour options for the new R15 V3.0.
Yes, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 now comes with three new colours exclusive for the Indonesian market. The three new colours for the R15 V3.0 include Racing Blue, Racing Yellow and Racing Black.
The bike also gets new body graphics which enhance the sporty look of the new Yamaha R15 V3.0. The bike also features front forks painted in gold.
In India, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 is offered with two colour options: Racing Blue and Thunder Grey. The India-spec R15 V3.0 also misses out on premium cycle parts such as upside down forks, aluminium footpeg assembly and Metzeler tyres.
The prominent highlight of the India-spec Yamaha R15 V3.0 is the engine. The motorcycle draws power from an all-new 155cc single-cylinder, liquid-cooled, fuel injected engine producing 19.03bhp and 15Nm of torque. The engine is coupled to a 6-speed gearbox.
The new 2018 Yamaha R15 V3.0 also gets slipper clutch for smooth downshifts. The bike is also equipped with Variable Valve Actuation (VVA) technology to deliver ample amount of torque even at lower rpm. The bike also gets a VVA indicator.
The new Yamaha R15 V3.0 also features a new fully-digital instrument cluster with gear shift light and gear position indicator. The bike gets disc brake at both the ends but misses out on ABS. You can also read our first look review of the R15 V3.0 for more details.
Yamaha also offers a host of accessories for the new Yamaha R15 V3.0. The accessories include seat cover, tank pad frame sliders, skid plate, mobile charger, Metzeler rear tyre and Daytona exhaust system.
Thoughts On The Yamaha YZF-R15 V3.0 Getting New Colours
The Yamaha R15 V3.0 is one of the sportiest entry-level bikes in India. Now, with the R15 has become more appealing with the addition of new colours. We expect Yamaha to introduce the new colours in Indian too. With the accessory kit, you can also enhance the performance and aesthetic appeal of the bike.