Yamaha MT-15 Launch Highlights: Price, Features, Specifications, Images

The new Yamaha MT-15 is essentially the naked street-fighter version of the much-loved Yamaha YZF R15 V3.0, which is already on sale in India.

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The India-spec new Yamaha MT-15 will share its engine and several cycle parts with the R15

The new 2019 Yamaha MT-15 naked motorcycle has been launched in India today, and we have all the highlights from the launch here. The new motorcycle is essentially the naked version of the Yamaha YZF R15 V3.0 which is already on sale in India. While the bike is already on sale in Indonesia and compared to the global version, the India-spec Yamaha MT-15 comes with a host of changes both cosmetic and mechanical. Priced at Rs. 1.36 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the Yamaha MT-15 will take on the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V and the KTM 125 Duke in this space.

Also Read: India-Spec Yamaha MT-15 Spotted Ahead Of Launch Next Month

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Yamaha MT-15 coming to India will see several changes both cosmetic and mechanical compared to the Indonesia-spec model

The India-spec model gets telescopic forks at the front finished in chrome instead of the more likeable USD forks finished in gold seen on the Indonesian model. Yamaha India has also opted for black finished alloy wheels that get a simpler design as opposed to the red finished alloys on the overseas version.

Also Read: Dealerships Start Accepting Bookings For Yamaha MT-15 In India

In term of powertrain, the new Yamaha MT-15 will get the same 155.1 cc single-cylinder SOHC, liquid-cooled engine, which is the same motor that powers the R15, complete with the Variable Valve Actuation (VVA). The motor offers a power output of about 19 bhp and develops a peak torque of about 14.7 Nm, which is the same as the R15. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox, with slipper clutch.

Here Are All The Highlights From The Launch Of The Yamaha MT-15 Motorcycle:

Mar 15, 2019
New Yamaha MT-15 Launched In India Priced At Rs. 1.36 Lakh
The Yamaha MT-15 has been launched in India priced at Rs. 1.36 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The bike is now the most affordable offering from the MT series in India.

Mar 15, 2019
New Yamaha MT-15 Comes With Only Single Channel ABS
The new Yamaha MT-15 only gets a single channel ABS unlike the R15 that gets Dual Channel ABS, reason being, Yamaha wants the bike to be capable of handling extreme riding.



Mar 15, 2019
New Yamaha MT-15 - Product Design and Development
Yamaha MT-15 project leader, Atsushi Ishino takes the stage to walk us through the development of the India-spec Yamaha MT-15.


Mar 15, 2019
Behold! The All New Yamaha MT-15 For India
The new Yamaha MT-15 has been officially introduced for India. The bike is targeted towards young riders trying to adopting to global motorcycle culture.

Mar 15, 2019
Yamaha India Introduces It's New Range - MT-Series - The Dark Side Of Japan
Ravinder Singh, Senior VP, Strategy and Planning says Yamaha has two successful series in India the R series and the FZ series, and today the company is launching the third one - MT Series - The Dark Side Of Japan.

Mar 15, 2019
New Yamaha MT-15 India Launch Updates!
Yamaha India Shitara, says the company aims to offer not just exciting products but also an exciting experience to its customers.

Mar 15, 2019
New Yamaha MT-15 India Launch - Live!
Yamaha India Chairman Motofumi Shitara takes the stage to talk about the company's performance and the brand.

Mar 15, 2019
New Yamaha MT-15 India Launch - The Stage Is Set!
The Yamaha MT-15 launch is just moments away and even the stage is all set for the big launch. The new bike will rival the likes of TVS Apache RTR 160 4V and the KTM 125 Duke in this space.

Mar 15, 2019
New Yamaha MT-15 India Launch - Naked R15
The Yamaha MT-15 is essentially the naked version of the Yamaha YZF R15 V3.0 and the MT-15 will be powered by the same 155.1 cc single-cylinder SOHC, liquid-cooled engine.

Mar 15, 2019
New Yamaha MT-15 India Launch - Live!
Yamaha India is all set to launch the new MT-15 naked bike in India. We'll be bringing you all the live updates from the launch here so stay tuned.