Had excerpts shown on the internet, mid-August, India Yamaha finally officially launched its newest product R15 Version 2.0 New in New Delhi, today (6 / 9). With a completely new design and engine development experience, sport bike is priced at 97,425 rupees, or Rp18, 1 million/unit.
Yamaha YZF R15 150cc engine equipped with a cylinder of aluminum and air DiASil technology (Die-casting Aluminum Silicon) so as to make the temperature more stable. This machine is equipped with injection system, radiator-shaped and compact 6-speed transmission. With a maximum power 17PS at 8500 rpm and torque of 15nm at 7500 rpm, Yamaha claimed acceleration at low speeds is very responsive.
At the heart of this runway, the engine with four valves to improve performance. This engine option as well as eliminate a variety of speculations which had appeared in cyberspace (the Internet), one of which mentions YZF 250cc equipped machine to rival the Honda CBR 250R.
In terms of design, the figure of R15 Version 2.0 looks much sharper than the previous model, similar tongkrongan YZF R1 super bike. Two headlights, rearview mirrors, the shape of the tank, dual seat reinforces the impression of a separate sport.
Though categorized as a sport bike, the YZF R 15 is quite fuel efficient with the factory's claim of 40 km per liter in the city and 50 km per liter for long distances. Yamaha offers this product in three colors, namely the Yamaha Racing Blue, Sunset Red, and Midnight Black.