Yamaha MT 15 is a commuter bike available in 2 variants in india. Its lowest version starts from a
price of ₹1,39,509 (ex-showroom) and the top
version from a price of ₹1,40,504 (ex-showroom). Yamaha MT 15 generates 17.9 bhp of power and 13.9 nm of torque from its 155cc engine. Single cylinder engine of MT 15 has a 6 speed manual gearbox. With both rear and front disk brakes, the top variant of Yamaha MT 15 also has an anti-locking braking system. This 138 kg bike is available in 3 colours.
The MT-15 is a naked streetbike from Yamaha that is based on the company’s MT series. The MT-15 shares most of its underpinnings with its fully-faired sibling, the YZF R15 V3.0. It features a transformer-style front fairing with an LED projector headlamp, sculpted tank with tank extensions, a wide handlebar and a petite tail section.
For 2020, Yamaha is offering a new white paint scheme which comes with orange wheels alongside the metallic black and dark matte blue colours. The motorcycle also gets a BS6-compliant version of the 155cc, single-cylinder engine that produces 18.2bhp of power at 10,000rpm; 0.2bhp lesser than the 2020 YZF-R15 V3 which also uses the same motor. Furthermore, it also gets a side-stand engine inhibitor.
Besides this, the MT-15 remains the same and comes equipped with telescopic forks up front and a monoshock at the rear mounted on to a box-type swingarm. For braking, the motorcycle employs disc brakes at both ends but with only single-channel ABS for the front. In terms of competition, the Yamaha Mt-15 goes up against the KTM 125 Duke in India.