The first spy shot of Yamaha YFZ-R 15 V3.0 has emerged online last month. The Japanese bike maker Yamaha after garnering tremendous success by its launch of YFZ R15 in India in 2008 and had given a facelift to its bike by bringing the new version R15 V 2.0 in 2011. Now Yamaha is once again gearing to launch YFZ R V3.0 in the mid of 2017, which will be more refined and powerful than the present version V 2.0.
The most significant feature will be the Anti-lock Braking System which will enhance safety significantly. Though the information of the motor cycle is scarce, but still it is expected that YZF-R15 3.0 is likely to be powered by 155cc liquid-cooled, 4-stroke single cylinder engine modified to develop 20 hp and 18 Nm of torque for more fuel efficiency that offers mileage around 40 KMPL on highways.
According to the speculative images depicted from Moto-blast the next gen model 2017 R15 Version 3.0 will get a new design body panel hosting new electronics and features such as, a digital speed meter and a digital instrument panel with blue back-lights.
Yamaha might offer consumers a choice in suspension by offering more expensive and stable tires to improve handling. Not only this, it will also share some panels with M-Slaz and will also get new color options and is expected to come with upside down front forks.
Though the official confirmation of the launch date from the manufacturer is still awaited, but it is expected to fall around July, 2017 and the anticipated price of Yamaha YFZ-R15 V3.0 is supposed to be around Rs. 1.25 lakh, ex-showroom With minor cosmetic updates and comprehensively re-designed motor cycle, it is speculated that the new model is quite bigger than the current model as seen from the spied images and is predicted that it will look sportier than V2.0.
|Cylinder||Single-, fuel-injected, liquid-cooled|
|Max. Power||20 BHP|
|Front Suspension||Upside Front Forks|