Yamaha R15 V2 vs Yamaha R15 V3 vs Yamaha R15 V3 Thunder Grey Comparison

Updated: 25, Apr, 2020 06:09 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,18,838
* Delhi. May vary.
Discontinued

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₹ 1,46,900
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₹ 1,45,800
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
136 kg142 kg142 kg
Ground Clearance
160 mm170 mm170 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
12 litres11 litres11 litres
Wheelbase
1345 mm1325 mm1325 mm
Overall Length
1970 mm1990 mm1990 mm
Overall Width
670 mm725 mm725 mm
Overall Height
1070 mm1135 mm1135 mm
Seat Height
800 mm815 mm815 mm
Reserve Fuel Capacity
1.2 litresNANA

PERFORMANCE FIGURES

0-100 kmph
13.07 secs10.1 secs10.1 secs
0-60 kmph
4.89 secs4.3 secs4.3 secs
60-0 kmph
18.25 mtrsNANA
Range
500 kmsNANA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Pillion Grabrail
NA
Stand Alarm
NANA
Engine Kill Switch

MILEAGE & TOP SPEED

Mileage
35-45 kmpl (Approx.)As reported by the Yamaha R15 V3 owners in India, the real mileage of R15 V3 is 40 kmpl.As reported by the Yamaha R15 V3 owners in India, the real mileage of R15 V3 is 40 kmpl.

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
149.8 cc155.1 cc155.1 cc
Bore
57 mm58 mm58 mm
Stroke
58.7 mm58.7 mm58.7 mm
Number of Cylinders
111
Compression Ratio
10.4:111.6 : 111.6 : 1
Secondary Reduction Ratio
3.1333.429 (48/14)3.429 (48/14)
Gearbox Type
Return Type, Chain DriveNANA
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve155.1cc, Single Cylinder, Liquid Cooled, VVA155.1cc, Single Cylinder, Liquid Cooled, VVA
Maximum Power
16.8 Bhp @ 8500 rpm18.6 HP @ 10,000 rpm18.6 HP @ 10,000 rpm
Maximum Torque
15 Nm @ 7500 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Number of Gears
666
Clutch
Wet Multiple-discWet Type Multi-Plate Assist & Slipper ClutchWet Type Multi-Plate Assist & Slipper Clutch
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Gear Ratios
1st=2.833, 2nd=1.875, 3rd=1.364, 4th=1.143, 5th=0.957, 6th=0.841st gear - 2.833 (34/12), 2nd gear - 1.875 (30/16), 3rd gear - 1.364 (30/22), 4th gear - 1.143 (24/21), 5th gear - 0.957 (22/23), 6th gear - 0.840 (21/25)1st gear - 2.833 (34/12), 2nd gear - 1.875 (30/16), 3rd gear - 1.364 (30/22), 4th gear - 1.143 (24/21), 5th gear - 0.957 (22/23), 6th gear - 0.840 (21/25)
Ignition
T.C.IT.C.I (Transistor Controlled Ignition)T.C.I (Transistor Controlled Ignition)
Fuel System
Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Lubrication
Wet SumpWet SumpWet Sump
Primary Reduction Ratio
3.0423.042 (73/24)3.042 (73/24)
Emission Standard
BS4BS6-CompliantBS6-Compliant

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Low Fuel Warning Light
NANA
Distance To Empty
NANA
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
AnalogDigitalDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalDigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & INFORMATION

Top Speed
131 kmphYamaha R15 V3 top speed is 136 kmph (approximate, speedo-indicated).Yamaha R15 V3 top speed is 136 kmph (approximate, speedo-indicated).
Body Type
SportsSportsSports
Official Tagline
Racing InstinctSpeed is RebornSpeed is Reborn
Bike Variant
Yamaha R15 Version 2.02020 Yamaha R15 V3Yamaha R15 V3 Thunder Grey
Current Status
DiscontinuedAvailableAvailable
Warranty in India
2 Years or 30,000 kms (whichever is earlier)2 Years or 30,000 kms (whichever is earlier)2 Years or 30,000 kms (whichever is earlier)
Price in India
Yamaha R15 V2 was priced at INR 1,18,838 before being discontinued in India (ex-showroom).BS6 Yamaha R15 V3 price is Rs 1.47 lakh (ex-showroom).Yamaha R15 V3 Thunder Grey Edition price is Rs 1.46 lakh (ex-showroom).
Shades
Revving Blue, Adrenaline Red, Sparky GreenRacing Blue, Darknight, Thunder GreyNA
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol
Vehicle Overview
R15 is India's favorite sport bike in 150cc segment, as even after 8 years of launch. The bike carries an influential design and carries all of the advanced engine technologies like liquid cooling and electronic fuel injection. Yamaha R15 V2.0 generates 16.8 BHP and 15 Nm of torque. It competes against Honda CBR150R primarily. Due to its high price, it is even compared to Bajaj Pulsar RS200 very often.NANA
Key Highlights
Powerful Engine, Fuel Injection, Deltabox framePowerful Engine, LED lights, All-New Design, All-Digital Instrument Console, 2-channel ABS, Assist and Slipper Clutch, Wide Rear TyrePowerful Engine, LED lights, All-New Design, All-Digital Instrument Console, 2-channel ABS

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
Voltage
12V12V12V
Capacity
3.5Ah (10H)4.0Ah (10HR)4.0Ah (10HR)
Head Light Type
DualDualDual
Projector Head Light
NANA
Turn Signal Light (Rear)
Crystal12V, 10W×212V, 10W×2
Turn Signal Light (Front)
Crystal12V, 10W×212V, 10W×2
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
Head Light
Lo beam12V/35W X1, Hi beam12V/35W X2LEDLED Head Light
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free (ETZ-5)Maintenance Free (ETZ-5)
Tail Light
LED Tail LightLEDLED Tail Light
Position Lamp

MAXABOUT RATING

Design
Performance
In terms of performance, the sportbike can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 10.1 seconds.In terms of performance, the sportbike can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 10.1 seconds.
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Features
Build Quality
Value for Money
Should You Buy It?
If you are a die-hard Yamaha race bike fan, R15 is the best motorcycle one could currently buy with a 150 cc engine.Yes, it is the most-powerful and most feature-loaded 150cc motorcycle in India.Yes, it is the most-powerful and most feature-loaded 150cc motorcycle in India.

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
267mm Hydraulic Single Disc282mm Single Disc282mm Single Disc
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
220mm Hydraulic Single Disc220mm Single Disc220mm Single Disc
Wheel Type
AlloysNANA
Front Tyre
90/80-17100/80-17 M/C 52P100/80-17 M/C 52P
Rear Tyre
130/70-R17140/70R17 M/C 66H (Radial)140/70R17 M/C 66H (Radial)
ABS
2-Channel2-Channel

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
TelescopicTelescopic ForksTelescopic Forks
Rear Suspension
Linked Type MonocrossMonoshockMonoshock
Frame
Deltabox FrameDeltaboxDeltabox

Miscellaneous Information

Handle Bar
Clip On Handle BarNANA
Caster
26 DegreeNANA
Trail
98mm88 mm88 mm

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