Yamaha, the Japanese maker, has rolled up in the market its stylish sports bike i.e. Yamaha YZF-R15 which has got some amazing looks and incredible performance. The bike has got everything that can win anybody’s heart and is a whole pack of sportiness.
IN DEPTH ANALYSIS:
The looks of the bike are very much attractive with its fully faired cowl which is made keeping in mind the aerodynamics and impressive visuals. There is an aluminum swing arm at the rear side of the bike along with a stylish carbon finished silencer. The fatty rear tyre of the bike adds to the cool and sporty look of the bike. Other than these, R15 flaunts split seats and triangular LED tail light with an appealing tail cowl without any kind of grab rail.
POWER AND PERFORMANCE:
Taking a look at the power section of the bike, it is powered by a 149.8 cc, mono cylinder, 4- valve, SOHC engine which can churn out a maximum power output of 16.8 bhp at 8500 rpm and a maximum torque of 15 Nm @ 7500 rpm. The wheel gets power via a six- speed gearbox and a chain drive transmission. It has one gear down and five gears up shift pattern. The bike has the capability to reach 0 to 100km/ hr in just 13 seconds and can reach the top speed of 130km/ hr. R15 can give mileage of around 35-40km/ liter in city conditions and 45- 50km/ liter on highway.
The instrument console of the bike features a round pod for its analogue tachometer and has digital display of speedometer, fuel gauge and odometer. For riding at night, funky looking blue back light is given to the bike.
STYLE AND LOOKS:
R15 can easily take bumps with ease and can cross speed breakers feely without any complaint through its telescopic forks at front and mono shocker at rear. The pillion rider will feel stress free and comfortable with this brilliant suspension system. The braking system of the bike confirms you a safe ride with its 267 mm disc brake in the front and 220 mm disc brake at the back.
Yamaha YZF- R15 boasts a sporty stance allowing the rider to bend forward with knees rolled back. It has low and comfortable seating with foot pegs placed much behind than normal and clips which are convenient to hold. Fatty tyres, wheelbase of 1345 mm, ground clearance of 160mm and aluminum swing arm will offer you a pleasant ride. This magnificent bike with all these mind blowing features will give you the confidence to rule the road.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY:
The bike is available in three different color schemes: Revving blue, Adrenaline Red and Sparky green. It has a reasonable price of around Rs. 119466.
For a sport bike freak, Yamaha YZF R15 certainly has the looks making it an attractive proposition for people from all walks of life. The sleek body frame with a tapering fuel tank, flush with the long seat, concluding in a grab rail imparts both style and sobriety. A resin tank cover adds to the bike’s dynamic styling and the black-coloured long exhaust contrasts nicely with the body to give this bike a perfect look. Just go for it. Follow the right trend. Follow the Yamaha. Yamaha is proudly serving millions of its customers in India with almost full satisfaction in terms of performance, riding experience and last but not least durability of its bikes. Go for this bike with all your confidence. It is surely the best one by Yamaha. Before riding such powerful bikes, it is highly advisable to use all the safety gears. Speed thrills but surely kills.
Have a safe and great riding experience.