The Japanese two-wheeler maker, India Yamaha Motor Pvt Ltd has introduced the 2019 Yamaha YZF-R15 Version 3.0 with dual channel ABS. Yamaha is offering it in new colour option - Darknight along with two existing colours - Racing Blue and Thunder Grey at a price of Rs 1.41 lakh (Darknight) and Rs 1.39 lakh (Blue & Grey).
Apart from the new colour and dual-channel ABS, the bike's design and features like VVA technology and Assist & Slipper Clutch remained unchanged. It is powered by a 155cc engine that delivers 19.3PS power and 14.7Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gear transmission.
According to the Yamaha Motor, the YZF-R15 version 3.0 is the first model that features dual-channel ABS in the 150 CC segment. Alongside, the bike also gets a stylish look from its fully digital instrument console, LED head and tail light and an added ABS logo.
Motofumi Shitara, Chairman, Yamaha Motor India group of companies said, " The New Year 2019 will also be exciting in Yamaha and it is ready with the heart revving products. A brand known for leading generations of the stylish ride through improved technologies, Yamaha has now engineered to implement a dual channel ABS to the YZF-R15 Version 3.0. The initiative to offer dual-channel ABS in YZF-R15 Version 3.0 has endowed Yamaha as the trendsetter in the 150 cc class, by introducing it for the first time in the particular segment. Yamaha will continue to optimize the thrill of riding with its style and excitement."