Yamaha R15, Competition in the segment of motor sport 150 cc seems to be getting heated up. After Honda presented New that the cbr 150r and Suzuki launched the GSX-R150, now turn to the Yamaha performance gear with the launch of the All New R15. The presence of Yamaha motor in Indonesia received a positive response from the community. First update-update given on the motor sport Yamaha is making it look more tempting.
First impression when see how it looks. Yamaha R15 terbaru it looks more modern than the previous generation. User complaints YZF-R15 long apparently also be heard better by PT Yamaha Indonesia Motor Manufacturing (YIMM) that ultimately change the design of this motor so it looks more proportional and less interesting than the competitors.
So how when the advantages of the Yamaha YZF-R15 2017 is pitted with competitors? To answer these questions the following is a review more details, quoted from Otomotifnet.
For openers let’s look at its dimensions. New motorcycle Yamaha has dimensions of the most high, with the distance of the seat to ground reach 815 mm. Then the Suzuki GSX-R150 be the best because it reached 785 mm, followed by All New that the cbr 150r reached 787 mm.
While the weight, the GSX-R150 back superior because it has a wet weight (complete with engine oil and gasoline) 131 kg. Yamaha R15 terbaru has a wet weight of 137 kg. And Honda that the cbr 150r to reach 135 kg but there is still the empty weight.
Motor sport 150 cc with three tines that rely on the chassis Deltabox, with aluminum swing arm. The same as the previous generation. As with the two competitors that brought the model of the diamond with the pipe tubular. While the single suspension in the rear wheels all fitted with a link.
Design and features
As for the matter of design, the third motor sports 150 cc equally has a design that is sporty and follow the trend that developed at this time. Yamaha R15 looks aggressive with a touch of style to the design of the R-Series. Front light is made narrow, replace the lamp width is less attractive by a lot of people on the old model. Interestingly in the front also there is a hole resembling a water scoop so as to make the impression moge more viscous.
Not only that, the All-New YZF-R15 has also been using front and rear lights LED. While the special turn signal lights continue to rely on the bulb. In addition, Yamaha motor is also features hazard lights that will be useful when worn touring by their owners.
The speedometer of this bike is also no less interesting. Yamaha pinning the speedometer which is already full digital. On the device there is also a shifter light and gear indicator.
Turning to the two rivals, the All-New Honda that the cbr 150r and Suzuki GSX-R150 is equally sporty with the use of LED lights in the entire lighting system. For motor sport Honda has already adopted the LED lights in the front lamp, back up lamp turn signal. While the GSX-R150 only on the light parts of the front and rear. The same is the case with the R15 terbaru, the second motor is also already using the speedometer full digital.
For in terms of features, the GSX-R150 may be proud. Because sport motorcycle bearing the ‘S’ characteristic is already equipped with a Keyless Ignition. This advanced feature allows users when you want to turn on the machine because it does not need to insert the key into the house lock. Users simply turning the knob. This feature also makes the security of the motor is assured.
The legs of the
For this sector, All New Yamaha R15 the winners. Because motor terbaru Yamaha is relying on front suspension type upside-down 37 mm. also applied to the front tires sized 100/80-17 and rear 140/70-17. As a result, the appearance look more stout than its rivals.
While the Honda that the cbr 150r and Suzuki GSX-R150 still confident with telescopic front suspension. For that the cbr 150r to wear the front tires sized 100/80-17 and rear tire 130/70-17. Ago motor sport Suzuki carry tire 90/80-17 and 130/70-17.
Yamaha R15 terbaru got a touch of improvement in the machinery sector. Thanks to the revision of the capacity rose to 155,1 cc, with bore x stroke of 58 x 58,7 mm. in addition the motor is also equipped with the technology of Variable Valve Actuation (VVA) and the Assist & Slipper Clutch. The presence of such features on the All New R15 is claimed that the first-in-class.
Performance is also fairly satisfactory. The engine of the Yamaha R15 2017 can issue a power of 19,03 dk at round 10,000 rpm with a peak torque through the numbers of 14.7 Nm at 8,500 rpm. Slight difference with the GSX-R150 has the power to 18.9 hp at 10,500 rpm and torque of 14 Nm at 9,000 rpm. Ago that the cbr 150r has a power of 16.9 hp at 9,000 rpm and a torque of 13.7 at 7,000 rpm.
Not only the look, specifications and features into consideration in choosing a motor. Price tag also be considered. For this, it should be recognized motor sport Yamaha be a model’s most expensive. Harga Yamaha R15 terbaru reached Usd 34.5 million on the road Jakarta.
Honda New that the cbr 150r is offered in several variants with different prices. Launch of the official website of Honda, New that the cbr 150r Standard is released with a price of Rp 32,975 million. Then for a variant of Red pegged Rp 33,675 million and Repsol Rp 33,875 million.
Then the price of the Suzuki GSX-R15 be the most economical. SIS pegged it Usd 27,9 million. Keep in mind, that price is a promotional price which valid until end of March 2017. Finished the promotional period the price is changed to Usd 29 millions.
Based on the above description, Yamaha R15 terbaru excel in a few things from the competitors. Such as the appearance ala moge with legs that are muscular. In addition the machine 155,1 cc with the technology of Variable Valve Actuation (VVA) and the Assist & Slipper Clutch installed on this bike also has the performance of a tease.
The decision back into the hands of consumers. If you want to buy Yamaha R15 with performance gahar and look stocky, or Honda that the cbr 150r with the futuristic display and full LED or the like to the Suzuki GSX-R150 more affordable with advanced features.