Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 version Price in India, Specifications & features

20 Aug

Automobile giant Yamaha is back with its Modified 2012 Yamaha R15.  The new Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 has come with more stylish and comfort features. The Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 looks amazing and will set fire to all the bike lover’s across the country.

Having a sports bike is a Dream of every youth and when it is Yamaha R15, its like a dream come true. The Yamaha R15 was already very popular in Indian youth and now Yamaha Motors has launched their Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 and  named it Yamaha R15 Version 2.0.

Modified 2012 Yamaha R15

The new Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 looks sizzling and is upgraded with lots of new features and stunning LED lights, better comfort, wide tyres, Large Disc Brakes and lots more. The new Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 version 2.0 is available in the market in 3 dazzling colours  Racing Blue, Sunset Red and Midnight Black.

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Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 Price In India

The price of the supercool sports bike Yamaha R15 costs near about 1,17,000 on road in India, Price may vary in different states depending on various taxes.  The new Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 Version 2.0 is an upgraded version of the old Yamaha R15 which was introduced in India in the year 2008. The new Modified version 2012 Yamaha R15 version comes with same engine.

Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 Specification / technical details

Overall Length × Width × Height 1,970mm x 670mm × 1,070mm
Seat height 800mm
Wheelbase 1,345mm
Minimum ground clearance 160mm
Kerb Weight 136Kg
Engine type Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve
Cylinder layout Single cylinder
Displacement 149.8cc
Bore × stroke 57 × 58.7mm
Compression ratio 10.4:1
Maximum output 17 PS/ 8,500rpm
Maximum torque 15 N.m / 7,500rpm
Starting method Electric Start
Lubrication type Wet Sump
Fuel tank volume 12 liters
Fuel supply Fuel Injection
Ignition type T.C.I.
Battery 12V, 3.5Ah (10H)
Head light Lo beam12V/35W X1, Hi beam12V/35W X2
Primary / secondary reduction ratio 3.042 / 3.133
Clutch type Wet Multiple-disc
Transmission type Return type 6-speed
Gear ratios 1st=2.833, 2nd=1.875, 3rd=1.364,
4th=1.143, 5th=0.957, 6th=0.84
Frame type Delta box
Caster / trail 26° / 98mm
Tyre size (Front/ Rear) 90/80-17 / 130/70-R17
Brake type (Front/ Rear) Hydraulic, Single disc (Front / Rear)
Suspension (Front/ Rear) Telescopic / Linked type Monocross


Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 Engine Specifications

Displacement 150 cc
Engine 4 strokes, liquid cooled, Single cylinder
Max Power 17bhp@8500rpm
Max Torque 15 Nm@7,500rpm
Gears 6 Manual
Bore 57 mm
Stroke 58.7 mm
Ignition Electronic


Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 Other Specification :

Weight 131 kg
Ground Clearance 160 mm
Fuel Tank 12 ltrs
Wheelbase 1290 mm
Wheel Size 80/90 100/80 mm
Tubeless No
Colors Black, Red, White, Blue, Yellow


Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 Breaks and Suspension :

Brakes(Front) 240mm disc
Brakes(Rear) Hydraulic Single disc
Suspension(Front) Telescopic
Suspension(Rear) Liked Type Monocross
Clutch type Wet plate
Clutch operation NA


Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 Comfort and Convenience :

Fuel Gauge Digital
Self Start Yes
Tachometer Analogue
Odometer NA
Trip Meter Digital-2
Alloys Yes
Speedometer Digital
Passenger Backrest Yes
Step-up Seat Yes
Pass-light Yes
Low Fuel Indicator Yes
Low Oil Indicator No
Low Battery Indicator No
High Oil Temp. Indicator No
Choked Air Filter Indicator No


New Changes in Modified 2012 Yamaha R15

Split Seats
The new seats are split into the front and the rear seat and make the new R15 much more sporty and attractive.

LED Tail Light
The lamp with LED is not only visually appealing, its also consumes less power from battery and has got better visibility because of high efficiency for LED lights.

RR Frame Change
The frame of the new R15 has been improved for better strength, stability and sturdiness.

Mud Splash / Huge Tyre Angle and Width
The new Tyre is more wide and covers the tyre very closely which looks more sporty and is better in terms of functionality as well.

Exhaust Muffler Angle and Protector
Exhaust muffler is now better angles and protected from water and dirt being more tilted. Also the Muffler protector is better quality and looks more appealing.

Wider Tyres
The rear tyre is 130/70 R17 up from 100/80 R17 and front tyre is 90/80 R17 up from 80/90 R17 which helps to give the new R15 better control and stability. It Gives better road grip and control.

Larger Disk Brake At Rear
Larger Disk brakes ensure better braking efficiency, lower stopping distance and improved safety.

New Aluminium Swing Arm With Reduced Weight
The aluminum swing arm helps to retain the required strength with reduced weight and provides better corrosion resistance.

New Alloy Wheels
New Alloy Wheels Look Sporty

Improved Head Lamps

Fuel Tank Design

Improved Riding Position and Ergonomics

Improved Suspensions Settings

Modified 2012 Yamaha R15 Photos


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