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Yamaha MT-15 V2.Zero launched at Rs 1.60 lakh | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The bike maker has additionally launched a particular version of the YZF-R 15M.

Yamaha has launched the MT-15 Model 2.Zero priced at Rs 1.60 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The road bare will get some beauty and mechanical adjustments with this replace. The Japanese producer additionally revealed the R 15M World GP 60th Anniversary Version, which is priced at Rs 1.88 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Yamaha MT-15 Model 2.0

Beginning with the mechanicals, the MT-15 Model 2.Zero continues to be powered by the identical engine that did the responsibility on the outgoing mannequin. It’s a 155cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled unit that places out 18.4hp at 10,000rpm and 14.1Nm of torque at 7,500rpm, and comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox.

When it comes to adjustments, the Yamaha MT-15 now will get the other way up entrance forks that are completed in gold and have 37mm inside tubes. Moreover, Yamaha has changed the outgoing MT-15’s field part swingarm with a “MotoGP impressed” aluminium swingarm. The MT-15 Model 2.Zero includes a newly designed, totally digital, LCD show and the producer has additionally launched two new color choices – Cyan Storm and Racing Blue – which can be accessible alongside the present Ice Fluo-Vermillion and Metallic Black color schemes.  

Nevertheless, the MT-15 continues to be provided with solely a single-channel ABS. Yamaha might have used this chance so as to add dual-channel ABS to the MT-15, one thing that does function on its faired sibling – the R 15. The brand new Yamaha MT-15 Model 2.Zero prices Rs 13,000 greater than the outgoing mannequin.

Yamaha YZF-R 15M World GP 60th Anniversary Version

To commemorate Yamaha’s 60th anniversary in motorbike street racing, the corporate has launched the YZF-R 15M World GP 60th Anniversary Version at Rs 1.88 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The particular version of the tremendous sport motorbike is completed in Yamaha’s iconic white and crimson ‘pace block’ color scheme with gold alloys and entrance forks. It additionally includes a particular badge on the gas tank and black levers.

Mechanically although, the World GP 60th Anniversary Version is equivalent to the usual R 15. It’s powered by a 155cc, four-valve, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that produces 18.4hp and 14.2Nm. The World GP 60th Anniversary Version prices Rs 5,000 greater than the usual R 15M.

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