Yamaha will launch its upcoming bike MT-15 in the Indian market. The bike is featured with powerful engine, sleek and impressive design. Yamaha MT-15 chassis, power train, and suspension are somewhat similar to R15. It gives good riding experience to its users through a perfect riding position.
It is featured with two-channel ABS that provides better safety to its riders. Yamaha is a Japanese two-wheeler maker, it’s headquartered is in Iwata Shizuoka, Japan. This company is established in 1955 and it makes the bike, scooters, motorized bicycles, boats etc. Yamaha MT-15 is a sporty bike that has upside down front forks and liquid-cooled engine.
Here, in this article, we do an in-depth analysis of MT-15. So, read this article with full concentration till the end. Have a close look at Yamaha’s upcoming sporty bike.
Yamaha MT-15 Launched Date:
According to sources, MT-15 will come up in the Indian market in March 2019. The expected launched date is 15th of March 2019. It may be delayed up to last week of March. So, you have to wait for a month for this stylish sports bike.
Yamaha MT-15 Price:
As we know, MT-15 is the sibling of R15 V3.0. Its price is also somewhat similar to it. The expected price of Yamaha upcoming bike is between Rs. 1.20lakh to 1.30lakh (Ex-showroom Delhi). This price tag is quite more but it suits with its embedded features.
Yamaha MT-15 Shades:
This is an attractive part of any vehicle because it decides its sale in the market. New Yamaha MT-15 is available in many shade, you can easily choose a colour as per your choice. MT-15 is come up in four colour variants that are as follows:
Yamaha MT-15 Specifications:
Now, it’s time to take a look at the specification of New Yamaha MT-15.
As we know that MT-15 is the naked sports version of R15 V3.0. So, it is somewhat similar to it. It is powered by 150cc single-cylinder engine. The engine is featured with a liquid-cooled facility that gives better performance to its riders. The engine provides high-end power delivery as it is featured with Variable Valve Actuation technology. 4-strokes are also available with SOHC (Single Over Head Cam) technology. All and all, it is embedded with a strong engine.
The transmission capacity specifies the power delivery of the vehicle. MT-15 gets a six-speed gearbox along with slip-assist clutch that gives smooth power delivery throughout the bike. The maximum power out of the bike is 19.04bph at 10,000rpm and it produced a torque of 14.7 Nm at 8,500rpm. This is all about its transmission capacity that is up to date.
Mileage of the bike decides its overall performance. Mileage is basically depended on several factors such as road condition, the weight of the vehicle and engine of the bike. MT-15 gives a mileage of 40-50kmpl due to its lightweight. So, it provides decent mileage to its users.
Basically, the speed of the two-wheeler is depended on its engine. But, there is an exception here, MT-15 155cc engine gives an impressive top speed of around 135kmph-140kmph. This speed will definitely surprise everyone.
Exterior and Design:
As we all know that Yamaha MT-15 is come up with a sleek design. The attractive part of the bike is its LED headlamp, a spacious muscular fuel tank that amplifies its look a bit more. Its slim tail section and single seat give comfort to peddler also.
The handlebar gives easy handling facility to riders. It is equipped with a digital instrument console that suits with the look of this sporty bike. All and all, its design is really superb.
Performance and Comfort:
This is the important factor of a vehicle that boosts its customer base. Talking about its performance, it gives smooth riding experience to its riders because of perfect torque and power transmission. You can easily ride it on city roads and on the highway. MT-15 rear mono shock suspension helps in maintaining proper balance during riding. We can say that this bike is the perfect combination of style and comfort.
Handling and Wheel:
Now, it’s time to look at the overall dimensions of the bike. The length of the bike is 1,965mm and width is 800 mm that provide perfect seating position to its riders. The expected dimension of its wheelbase is 1,335mm that is enough for perfect riding. The height of the seat is 810MM, both rider and peddler can sit comfortably on it.
The nice handlebars and upgraded braking system make it easy for riders to handle MT-15. Yamaha MT-15 is a light-weight bike that is can easily handle by everyone.
Safety and Brake System:
As per safety concern, it is a perfect bike. Its dual ABS provides full control over the bike while riding. You can easily drive it on the highway as well as rural roads only its mileage may change. To keep the safety of riders in mind, Yamaha has featured it with ABS technology and it is based on the latest vehicle standard that is BS-VI. We can easily conclude that it is a perfect combination of safety and style.