MAW Enterprises, the authorized distributor of Yamaha motorcycles and scooters in Nepal, announced the launch of its super sports bike R15 (Version 3.0) in the market on December 4.
According to the company, the new model comes with a 155 cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve, fuel-injected engine that uses innovative technologies like Variable Valve Actuation (VVA) and Assist & Slipper (A&S) Clutch.
Yamaha said in a statement that it has introduced the revolutionary VVA system which results in linear acceleration and high performance character along with sharper throttle response. The Assist & Slipper (A&S) Clutch has been adopted to reduce the weight of the clutch pull and provide a low stress shifting during deceleration, according to the company. The statement adds that the A&S Clutch provides smooth and enjoyable downshifts during the ride.
“The R15 V3 is equipped with a powerful 155 cc engine with high compression ratio resulting in maximum 19.3 PS power at 10,000 RPM delivering a torque of 15 N.M at 8500 RPM,” the reads the statement.
The introductory price of the R15 V3 for Nepal is Rs 419,900.
The bike weighs 139 kg and has a massive ground clearance of 170 mm.
R15 V3 specifications
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