Yamaha R15 V3

Yamaha R15 V3

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,58,700
* Delhi. May vary.


Colour Options and Price in India
Bike Variant 2022 Yamaha R15 V3
Availability Status in India Available
2-Wheeler Type Sports
Latest Price in India 2022 Yamaha R15 V3 price is Rs 1.59 lakh (ex-showroom).
Fuel Type Petrol
Colour Options Racing Blue, Darknight, Thunder Grey, Metallic Red
Official Tagline Speed is Reborn
On Road Price Yamaha R15 V3 on road price is Rs 1.83 lakh in Delhi, Rs 1.89 lakh in Mumbai, Rs 1.85 lakh in Kolkata and Rs 1.87 lakh in Chennai. The prices mentioned here are approximate and we suggest you contact your nearest Yamaha dealership to get the exact on-road price quote in your city.
Fuel Economy
Build Quality
Value for Money
Should You Buy It? Yes, it is the most-powerful and most feature-loaded 150cc motorcycle in India.
Engine Details 155.1cc, Single Cylinder, Liquid Cooled, VVA
Fuel System Fuel Injection
Cooling Liquid Cooling
Engine cc (Displacement) 155 cc
Maximum Power 18.6 HP @ 10,000 rpm
Maximum Torque 14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Number of Cylinders 1
Emission Norms BS6-Compliant
Ignition T.C.I (Transistor Controlled Ignition)
Lubrication Wet Sump
Compression Ratio 11.6 : 1
Bore 58 mm
Stroke 58.7 mm
Spark Plug Model Type NGK/MR8E9
Number of Gears 6
Clutch Wet Type Multi-Plate Assist & Slipper Clutch
Gear Ratios 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)
Primary Reduction Ratio 3.042 (73/24)
Secondary Reduction Ratio 3.429 (48/14)
Final Drive Chain
Mileage Yamaha R15 V3 mileage is 40 kmpl (approximate).
Performance In terms of performance, the 150cc sports bike can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 10.1 seconds.
Top Speed Yamaha R15 V3 top speed is 136 kmph (approximate).
Front Brake 282mm Single Disc
Rear Brake 220mm Single Disc
ABS 2-Channel
Front Tyre 100/80-17 M/C 52P
Rear Tyre 140/70R17 M/C 66H (Radial)
Front Wheel 17M/C × MT2.5
Rear Wheel 17M/C × MT4.0
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
0-60 kmph 4.3 secs
0-100 kmph 10.1 secs
Braking System 2-Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)
Similar Bikes Suzuki Gixxer SF, KTM RC 125, Yamaha MT-15, Bajaj Pulsar RS200
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension Monoshock
Frame (Chassis) Deltabox
Front Wheel Travel 130 mm
Rear Wheel Travel 97 mm
Overall Length 1990 mm
Overall Width 725 mm
Overall Height 1135 mm
Seat Height 815 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm
Wheelbase 1325 mm
Kerb Weight 142 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 11 litres
Engine Oil Capacity 1.05 litres
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital
Odometer Digital
ABS Light
Fuel Gauge Digital
Gear Indicator Digital
Gear Indicator
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Rev-limiter Indicator
Pass Light
Battery Type Maintenance Free (ETZ-5)
Capacity 4.0Ah (10HR)
Voltage 12V
Head Light LED
Tail Light LED
Turn Signal Light (Front) 12V, 10W×2
Turn Signal Light (Rear) 12V, 10W×2
Position Lamp
Head Light Type Dual
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Engine Kill Switch
Miscellaneous Information
Steering Angle 33 Degree
Trail 88 mm
Ex Showroom Price vs On Road Price Ex-Showroom Price is the Manufacturing Cost of the vehicle + Dealer/Seller Profit + GST (Goods and Service Tax) + Transportation Charges (from the manufacturing plant to the dealership). On the other hand, the On-Road Price is the actual cost you pay to the dealership to make the vehicle legal to run on the roads. It includes Ex-Showroom Price in your city + RTO Charges (Vehicle Registration) + One Time Road Tax + Insurance Charges. The On-Road Price also includes some optional things like if you opt for Genuine Accessories and Extended Warranty while buying a vehicle. Please note that the On-Road Price varies a lot across different states in India due to different percentage for the State Registration Charges.

Yamaha R15 V3 Review

19 Jan, 2022 01:30 PM

Detailed Review by Maxabout Team


Yamaha R15 V3 is one of the most sought-after sports bikes in the Indian markets that has been recently updated with new color options. The motorcycle is available to the customers at a starting price tag of INR 1,57,600 while the overall sporty profile of the motorcycle has been kept the same with an addition of technology-rich features. The motorcycle has been able to establish itself as one of the most appreciated track-focused sports machines in the Indian markets.

Yamaha R15 V3 Design and Style

Coming to the aggressive sports motorcycle styling, the 2022 Yamaha R15 V3 has been equipped with track-specific bits. The brand has equipped the motorcycle with sharper body panels which have been complemented by an LED headlight set up at the front. The overall graphic detailing of the updated motorcycle variants has been tweaked a bit though the finely-tuned minimalistic character has been retained to add to its muscular profile. The brand has finally positioned the pillion seat on the motorcycle on a bit lower side catering to the issues faced by customers.

Yamaha R15 V3 Engine and Gearbox

Powering the 2022 Yamaha R15 V3 is a 155cc, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected engine that is now BS6 compliant and capable of churning out a maximum power of 18.6 HP at 10,000 rpm and an utmost torque of 14.1 Nm at 8,500 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox. It is one of the most powerful 155cc sports motorcycles available in the Indian markets that have been equipped with Variable Valve Actuation that allows the motorcycle to offer high-end performance.

Yamaha R15 V3 Instrument Console

The brand has equipped the BS6 Yamaha R15 V3 with a fully-digital instrument unit that offers the necessary riding details. The instrument unit has been shod with a speedometer, tachometer, odometer as well as a fuel gauge. The brand has further equipped the newly revised BS6 compliant motorcycle with a side stand engine and a dual horn in addition to offering a radial tyre at the back.

Yamaha R15 V3 Dimensions & Weight

The R15 V3 which has now been equipped with a BS6-compliant engine measures 1,990mm in length, 725mm in width, and 1,135mm in height. The kerb weight of the motorcycle stands at 142 kgs while the fuel tank capacity stands at 11-liters. The motorcycle gets a ground clearance of 170mm.

Yamaha R15 V3 Mileage and Top Speed

The mileage offered by Yamaha R15 V3 stands at 40 kmpl while the sports bike is capable of registering a top speed of 136 kmph.

Yamaha R15 V3 Suspension and Brakes

Coming to the other mechanical bits imparted to the 155cc sports machine, the suspension duties are handled by 41mm conventional telescopic forks at the front while the rear has been mated to a monoshock absorber. The braking power is offered by a 282mm disc brake at the front with a twin-piston caliper and a 220mm disc brake at the rear with a single-piston caliper. The brand has equipped the motorcycle with a 100/80-17 M/C 52P section tyre at the front and 140/70-17 M/C 66H section tyre at the rear.

Yamaha R15 V3 Ex-Showroom Price and Color Options

For its BS6 compliant engine update, the motorcycle has been equipped with almost similar graphic detailing when compared to its last-gen version. The motorcycle can be availed in the markets in Four color options namely Metallic Red, Thunder Gray, Racing Blue, and Dark Knight (Mat Black2). The Racing Blue color variant of the motorcycle has been imparted silver graphic detailing on the body angels as well as the R15 logo on the front fender while the graphic detailing for the remaining two color schemes remains the same when compared to their BS4 avatars. The Metallic Red & Thunder Gray color scheme of the BS6 Yamaha R15 V3 is priced at INR 1,57,600 while the Racing Blue is priced at INR 1,58,700 and Dark Knight color options are available at INR 1,59,700 (ex-showroom).

Verdict - Should You Buy the Yamaha R15 V3?

The BS6 Yamaha R15 V3 has been able to establish itself on top of the budget sports motorcycle segment in the Indian markets. The delta-box frame offered to the motorcycle is capable of offering better handling on the corners thus making it one of the most sought after sports bikes in India. The brand has been equipped with Variable Wall Timing technology which offers an increase in the engine’s revolution per minute thus offering better performance while at the same time caters to lower fuel emission as well as better mileage. At present, there are no direct rivals of the BS6 Yamaha R15 in the Indian markets though one can certainly compare it with Suzuki Gixxer SF as well as KTM RC125.

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It was the year 2018, My Bajaj Pulsar had completed 15 Years ... read more

Best Features: After VVA activation it behave like a superbike and slipper clutch at high speed is just awesome.

Pros: Good mileage, superior performance, outstanding looks, reliable engine

Cons: Head light throw, Aggressive Position

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Bike is amazing in 150cc segment. ... read more

Best Features: lite weight, fuel injection, power full duel piston disc break, white light speedometer, rear radial tyre

Pros: sexy sporty look

Cons: rear shock absorber

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