The Japanese company “Yamaha Motors” Limit has introduced the new motorcycle “Yamaha MT-15” around the world. The Yamaha MT-15 has just been launched in India and is expected to be in Nepal within six months of this year. The launch dates are not confirmed but we can assume that the expected launch date will be six months after the date of Yamaha MT-15 launching in India. Yamaha MT 15 is the first-ever MT series bike to be launched in Nepal. Currently, the official Price of Yamaha MT-15 in Nepal is Rs. 4,29,900 and is available for pre-booking.
Also, don’t forget to check out the official Price of Yamaha R15 V3 Price in Nepal. The evolution of MT DNA is based on the concept of mass concentration, which provides agility and hyper naked style. The muscular tank has synthetic resin similar to armor.
The short tail, the front winglets, the cooler fins, and the upright seating position ensure a smooth riding experience. The company has worked hard on this new vehicle to make it more elegant, agile and stylish. With the introduction of the new MT series, Yamaha India will also be offering three brands, namely: the R series, the FZ series, and the MT series as part of their ongoing campaign called “Call of the Blue” campaign.
The new Yamaha MT 15, The entry-level sports beast has been designed with the ideal technology to ensure agile handling and acceleration and is equipped with a 155 cc liquid-cooled engine with 4 strokes, SOHC, 4-valve and 6-speed transmission. It is available in two colors: metallic black and dark blue matt.
Engine & Performance
This new model bike comes with a first-ever high-performance VVA system that offers torque for ease of use even at low RPM. It has two intake valve cams one for low- to mid-range rpm and another for high rpm. They shift between each other at the 7,400 rpm mark to maintain good power.
The new Yamaha MT-15 is well equipped with an engine that offers 58.0 X 58.7 mm bore X stroke and an 11.6:1 compression ratio generating a maximum output of 14.2 kW (19.3 PS) at 10,000 rpm and maximum torque of 14.7 N.m (1.5 kgf.m) at 8,500 rpm. The new MT-15 offers the ideal balance of agile acceleration, agile handling and advanced design for the younger generations who are looking for smooth acceleration and a feeling of maximum torque.
Yamaha MT 15 has an A&S clutch to reduce the weight of the clutch pull and to provide low-stress shifting during deceleration. This advanced feature helps to reduce exhaustion for the rider and also prevents excessive engine braking, thus, making smooth and enjoyable downshifts.
The MT 15 is well equipped with 6-speed gear transmission which allows tripping at low RPM even in higher gears, thus saving the fuel consumption. Additional new features include a new Delta box frame with an excellent rigidity balance. Yamaha MT-15 has all digital instrumental cluster with inverted negative display. It includes tachometer, speedometer, trip meter, fuel gauge, time, gear shift indicator, fuel consumption indicator, average fuel consumption, and shift light indicator. The single-channel ABS also helps the front wheel from locking while applying the brakes.
The newly introduced bike is alluringly designed and has a minimum ground clearance of 155 mm with a weight of 138 kg. The new Yamaha MT-15 is inbuilt with a bypass type thermostat for the cooling system and is equipped with a muffler with 3-stage expansion chamber for clear sound at top RPM. The rear wheel is designed in such a way that it provides a good balance during riding. The all-new Yamaha MT-15 is a perfect bike for every bike lovers and can indisputably allure most of the bike enthusiasts towards it.
Speaking of style, it’s really different from other Yamaha motorcycles. Features like the unique LED headlights, the seat and the fuel tank are bold and aggressive. Unlike the Yamaha R15, the sitting position is different and much more comfortable. The new MT-15 will give adventure enthusiasts great freedom with its VVA engine for agile acceleration, A&S clutch system, Narrow rear axle 140 mm wide rear tyre and front disc brake 282 mm with single-channel ABS for ideal braking performance.
The advanced design, which expresses “torque and agility”, is underlined by a stylish headlight that exemplifies the dynamic front design, the short tail with vertical tail light, overall design and a top speed of 130kmph characterize the unpredictable MT style. The new Yamaha MT 15 is very competitive entry-level sports bike and will rub shoulders against TVS Apache RR 310, Suzuki Gixxer, KTM Duke 200 and Bajaj Pulsar NS 200 and other popular bikes in the segment.
Specifications of Yamaha MT-15
- Engine type: Liquid cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve
- Displacement: 155 cc
- Bore & Stroke: 58.0 mm x 58.7 mm
- Maximum power: 14.2 kW (19.3 PS) @10,000 RPM
- Maximum torque: 14.7 N-m (1.5 kgf-m) @8,500 RPM
- Clutch Type: Wet, Multiple Disc
- Fuel system: Fuel Injection
- Ignition system: TCI (transistor controlled ignition)
- Starter system: Electric
- Transmission system: Constant Mesh, 6-speed
- Minimum ground clearance: 155 mm
- Curb weight (including full oil and fuel tank): 138 kg
- Fuel tank capacity: 10L/2.6usgal/2.2Imp.gal
- Frame type: Deltabox
- Front suspension system: Telescopic forks
- Rear suspension system: Swingarm, (Link suspension)
- Front brake (ABS): Hydraulic single disc (282 mm)
- Rear brake: Hydraulic single disc (220 mm)
- Front tyre: 100/80-17M/C 52P (Tubeless)
- Rear tyre: 140/70-17M/C 66H (Tubeless)
Price of Yamaha MT-15 in Nepal is yet to be announced.
Yamaha MT-15 Price in Nepal TBA
Yamaha MT-15 Price in Nepal
Currently, the price of the Yamaha Mt-15 price in India starts from 1.36 lakhs. As for Nepal, The official Price of Yamaha MT-15 in Nepal is Rs. 4,29,900 and is available for pre-booking.