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Yamaha YZF-R15

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YZF-R15 Specs
Engine 155 cc
Power 19 hp
Start Option Electric
Pass Switch Yes
Odometer Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital
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YZF-R15 Pros & Cons

Things We Like in YZF-R15

The new generation Yamaha YZF R15 has got a tremendous road presence, thanks to its sharp design language which is a straight derivative of the flagship Yamaha YZF R1. The front fascia with sleek LED headlamps as well as sporty rear end with LED tail lamp, along with sharply styled side profile gives it a much needed big bike appeal.

The four-stroke, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected, 155cc engine of the Yamaha YZF R15 is by far the best 150cc engine on a motorcycle till date, for the performance and refinement it offers. With variable valve actuation, forged pistons and enhanced cooling system, the R15 feels energetic to ride in whatever the engine rpm is

Compared to the previous generation model, the new Yamaha YZF R15 is loaded with all the bells and whistles which a premium 150cc motorcycle should come with. The LED lights at front and rear, revamped and much informative fully digital instrument console and upside-down front forks do give it the feel of an expensive motorcycle

Things We Dont Like in YZF-R15

While the LED headlamps at the front look very appealing with their white lighting pattern and sleek design, they do not have much powerful throw especially in darkest of conditions. Also, the daytime running lamps on the sides too are not much noticeable in bright daylight

Like the previous generation models, the Yamaha YZF R15 has a slightly uncomfortable pillion seat, which is too heightened for shorter pillion riders

The sporty suspension setup works wonders in making the Yamaha YZF R15 a great cornering machine. However, it is slightly stiff for tackling daily urban riding, which when taking the aggressive riding ergonomics into account, makes it slightly uncomfortable to ride in daily traffic conditions

Recent Updates of YZF-R15

The R15 takes its design from the flagship Yamaha YZF R1 and features an aggressive-looking front fascia with sleek LED headlamps and windshield that offer it a predator like stance. Even the fuel tank is sculpted which helps to give the bike a daunting look. This bike is powered by a 155cc liquid-cooled, fuel-injected single-cylinder engine with SOHC that makes 14.2 kw of power at 10000 rpm and 14.7 Nm of torque at 8500 rpm. Suspension setup includes 37mm USD front forks and monoshock at the rear. Braking is done by a 282 mm disc at the front and a 200mm disc at the rear.

Yamaha YZF-R15 2020 Price List

Yamaha YZF-R15 September 2020 prices start from ₱164,000.00 in Philippines.

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Yamaha YZF-R15 Standard ₱164,000 *
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155 cc, 19 hp, Electric, Gasoline
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YZF-R15 is available in 2 different colors - Black and Race Blue.

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Yamaha YZF-R15 Review

  • YZF-R15 Overview
  • Yamaha YZF-R15 Design
  • YZF-R15 Ride & Handling
  • Yamaha YZF-R15 Engine & Fuel Consumption
  • YZF-R15 Braking & Safety
  • Yamaha YZF-R15 Verdict

YZF-R15 Overview

The Yamaha YZF R15 has built a legacy that stands out even after so many years. Be it the fully faired R1 based styling or the uncompromised focus on performance, it is unmatched in this engine capacity. And somehow Yamaha has managed to continue this legacy through all of three generations. No wonder then that the baby R1 has been the gateway for many riders into the halls of performance motorcycling. The newest generation seems to be no different. It was only in June this year that the latest iteration was revealed to the eagerly waiting crowd. Being a constantly evolving bike, this newest version is rife with improvements along with new features like Variable Valve Actuation (VVA) and a slipper clutch. Available for Php 164,000, it competes against the equally striking Honda CBR 150R. Here is a brief look at what makes it so special.

Yamaha YZF-R15 Design

The Yamaha YZF R15 grabs eyeballs and turns heads like nothing else on the road. The design is very much inspired from the R1. This more often results in a oddly proportioned bike, like the first generation of the R15. Here now though, everything is bang on. The front end is reminiscent of the M1 Motogp bike with a central intake flanked by slim LED headlights. The windshield above them is large and aerodynamically shaped. The tank is muscular with the gills on it making it look especially menacing. The view from the sides is the usual angular affair for Yamaha’s fully faired bikes. There is however a very well-proportioned and low mounted muffler that does not break the lines of the bike. The seat and the aerodynamic tail section comes straight from the R1. The tail section is a work of art comparable to the one on the Panigale. But the rear seat is rendered nearly useless by the missing grab rails and by being very comically small itself. The taillight is a single piece item, with indicators on stalks mounted near the number plate.

There is a new fully digital display with a massive color LCD screen. All the information is presented in an easy to read layout. Its welcome screen can also be customized by the rider. Other than the usual displays it also has a shift indicator light for optimum gear shifts and a gear indicator. From one end to the other, it measures a compact 1990 mm with a wheelbase of 1325 mm. The width is 725 mm while the height is 1135 mm. The ground clearance is also decent at 170 mm. The bike rides on 17-inch Y-spoke wheels with wide 100/80 front and 140/70 rear tires respectively.

YZF-R15 Ride & Handling

The R15 has always been a demanding bike and this is no different. The seat is high at 815 mm. The foot pegs are rear set, the handlebars are low and the seating position is crouched. It is not the most comfortable for everyday commuting, but that is not really the point of this bike. It is more focused on giving its riders the best handling possible. There is a new, more rigid, Deltabox frame and a newly designed lighter yet wider aluminium swing arm. The front end is suspended by wider 37 mm USD front forks while the rear gets a monoshock. With a kerb weight of 139 kg, it is very flickable. The suspension and the chassis are well set up for agility. Turn-ins as well as exiting from corners is very easy and the wide tyres give a huge boost to confidence. This is undoubtedly one of the best handling bikes in its segment. 

Yamaha YZF-R15 Engine & Fuel Consumption

The new bike is powered by a 155 cc liquid-cooled and fuel injected single cylinder with SOHC mated to a six speed transmission. It produces 14.2 kw of power at 10,000 rpm and 14.7 Nm of torque at 8500 rpm. This peak power is now produced at much higher revs. However with the presence of Variable Valve Actuation (VVA), this engine can now rev higher while also providing a widely spread power band. Other improvements include better air flow through bigger valves, airbox, injectors and throttle bodies. It also has a slipper clutch for smoother yet quicker downshifts, bypass thermostat for lower warm up times, a forged piston and Diasil cylinder for better cooling. The engine now performs better at high rpm without feeling too strung.

YZF-R15 Braking & Safety

The front gets a bigger 282 mm disc brake while the rear gets a 220 mm disc. The brakes have adequate bite, but ABS is not present even as an option. This oversight is very glaring in a bike this well put together and expensive.

Yamaha YZF-R15 Verdict

The Yamaha YZF R15 is a very capable machine. It is a massive improvement on its predecessor. It has the performance and agility to prove its mettle on the track. It is slightly expensive, but for the most part it, can be very well justified. Any one remotely interested in a sporty entry level bike should definitely give this bike a chance.

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    Seth Sep 03, 2020 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    First thing first, the bike is a package deal that can be called value for money. I bought this bike as my second bike and was impressed by the features it offers on a budget. According to me, it is one of the most powerful bikes under the 160cc segment and provides a dashing performance, giving out speeds equal to Read More

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    Jasper Aug 17, 2020 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    An old fan of the R-15 series, I am very impressed by Yamaha’s current-gen offering. This new generation of the Yamaha YZF R15 has got a tremendous road presence, thanks to its sharp design language which is a straight derivative of the flagship Yamaha YZF R1. It assures me of all the attention that I think I need while driving Read More

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    John Paul May 11, 2020 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    This bike can be categorised as one of the brilliant bike of today with a notable update on engine quality. This is indeed one of the most powerful bikes that are available these days. I am pretty much blessed that I have chosen these among many of its competitors. When it comes to the looks or the performance, this bike Read More

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    Phillip Jan 21, 2020 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    I am really proud from the day I have bought Yamaha YZF-R15. This bike looks stunning. I love being behind the wheels and hitting the roads these days with an extra aura. Mileage wise the bike is perfect. When it comes to performance also I am highly impressed. Just that I was pretty hesitant initially to go for it considering Read More

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    Aiman Oct 18, 2019 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    The Yamaha YZF R15 has an amazing road presence, and that’s one of the reasons why I purchased it in the first place. And every time I take it out for a spin, I see people staring at it all the time. I must say that the YZF R15 is the complete package - it showcases aggressive styling, has racing Read More

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    Vince Sep 23, 2019 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    Go and get behind the wheel and the Yamaha yzf r15 will prove itself to be a cheerful bike. It gives a zippy and perky drive. It’s a bike which will definitely worth your attention. I have also bought one and I am amazed by it. It has a 'twin-eye', all-digital instrument console, split dual LED headlights, a R1 styled Read More

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    Abraham Aug 28, 2019 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    Yamaha YZF R15 is considered to be one of the few bikes in the market that has a significant road presence because of its sporty design language that reminds us of the Yamaha R1. The sleek LED headlamps at the front and the sharp styling all around is sure to make a few heads turn along the way. I have Read More

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    Marwen Jul 12, 2019 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    There are many high-end bikes and I was looking for the one that provide good mileage and also has a fuel tank of good capacity. I went to a showroom and told about my requirement. The showroom staff showed me Yamaha YZF r15 that was under my budget and also fulfilled my requirements. The bike provided the mileage of 48.75 Read More

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    Robert Jun 19, 2019 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    I am a big fan of Yamaha. I used to borrow the extensively popular model of Yamaha on my college days. It used to be so thrilling to ride that bike and go to a Philippine fort. That was an unusual experience of my life and earlier the ad coming on television of YAMAHA YZF R15 was poking me. And Read More

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    Enzo Wicked Jun 03, 2019 for Yamaha YZF-R15

    From exterior components down to interior parts, v3 is a huge leap from previous iteration. starting from USD,LED,LCD cluster,VVA and most of all a slipper clutch in this category, what more could you ask for? best looking bike in the segment and talk about fuel consumption? its 38-45kmpl in the city while 45-48 in highways. Been using it for a Read More

Yamaha YZF-R15 FAQ

What are the Safety Features Available in Yamaha YZF-R15?

The safety features available in Yamaha YZF-R15 Below:

Feature Value
Pass Switch Yes
Stability Control No
Wheel Lock Front/back No
Traction Control No
Engine Immobilizer No
Shutter Lock No
Back Rest No
Anti-Theft Alarm No
Launch Control No
Leg Guards No
Engine Check Warning Yes
Riding Modes Street, Road
Is Yamaha YZF-R15 available in Electric?

No, Yamaha YZF-R15 doesn't comes with Electric Option. Electric Fuel Type is also available in Below:

What are the top variants of Yamaha YZF-R15?

The top spec variant for Yamaha YZF-R15 is Standard at ₱164,000 .Yamaha YZF-R15 Variants:

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Standard ₱164,000

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