2021 Yamaha R15 V4.0, R15M, Aerox 155 India Launch Highlights: Price starts at Rs 1.29 lakh

2021 Yamaha R15 V4, R15M, Aerox 155 India Price in India, Specifications, Features Launch Highlights: Big day for Yamaha Motor India as the company has launched the new 2021 YZF-R15 range along with its flagship scooter, better known as Aerox 155 in the country.

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Yamaha R15 V4, R15M, Aerox 155 India Launch Highlights: Yamaha Motor India has launched the new 2021 R15, R15M and the Aerox sports maxi-scooter in the country today. The new R15 costs around Rs 10,000 more than the price of the outgoing model that used to retail for a starting price of Rs 1.57 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). On the other hand, the Yamaha R15M costs around Rs 5,000 more than the price of the standard model and all that premium is due to some exclusive bits, the details of which are mentioned below. The company has also launched the Aerox 155 sports maxi-scooter. Until now, the Aprilia SR 160 and the SXR 160 have been the only sporty offerings in this segment and hence, the Aerox 155 will definitely spice up things further.

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2021 Yamaha R15 V4, R15M and Aerox 155 Launch in India Launch Highlights: New YZF-R15, R15M, Yamaha Aerox 155 On Road Price in India, Features, Specs, Engine, Mileage, Review


    13:11 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Thank you for joining in!

    That's it from our side. Hope you enjoyed the proceedings as much as we did.  Thank you for joining in. Until next time. Ride / drive safe. 

    12:44 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Monster Energy MotoGP editions also launched

    Yamaha Motor India has also launched the Monster Energy MotoGP editions of its multiple products today. Take a look below along with their pricing. 

    12:09 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Key features of Yamaha Aerox

    Below are some of the key features of the just launched Yamaha Aerox 155 sports maxi-scooter.  

    12:07 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Colour options for Yamaha R15 V4.0, R15M

    The new 2021 Yamaha YZF-R15 4.0 and the R15M has been launched in the following colour options. 

    YZF-R15 V4 - Racing Blue, Dark Knight, and Metallic Red.

    YZF-R15M - Metallic Grey colour which is reminiscent of the YZF-R1M and Race inspired Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Edition.

    12:00 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Yamaha R15M gets these exclusive features

    The new 2021 Yamaha R15M some some features that are exclusive to this model only. These include a special colour scheme that is reminiscent of the YZF-R1M and Carbon-like seat cover material (Rider & Pillion) and embroidered logo on the pillion seat. Moreover, the R15M gets Anodized blue fork caps and also, Golden colour Brake Calliper.

    11:54 (IST)21 Sep 2021

    The prices for the new 2021 Yamaha R15 range and the Aerox maxi-scooter have been revealed. The figures are certainly competitive and quite lower in comparison to what we had expected.

    11:43 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    There is more!

    Yamaha Motor India seems to be in full throttle mode today. The company will also be launching the new Ray ZR 125 Fi Hybrid automatic scooter in the country today.

    11:34 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Yamaha also launching Aerox maxi scooter today

    Yamaha Motor India is also launching a new 155cc maxi-scooter in the country today. The scooter is called Aerox.

    11:30 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Gets quickshifter and traction control

    The new 2021 Yamaha R15 V4.0 gets a quickshifter that lets you change the gears without having to use the clutch. Moreover, the bike gets traction control system that prevents rear wheel spin at places where there is less or no traction. Needless to say, these are the segment first features. The traction control system is standard on the R15M and Racing Blue colour.


    11:24 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    There you have it guys!

    Here are the new 2021 Yamaha YZF-R15 and the R15M. From a distance, the bike certainly looks like the R7, thanks to that similar treatment at the front. The price announcement likely to take place shortly, so stay tuned for all the updates.

    11:18 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    India first country to get R15 V4

    Yamaha states that the new 2021 R15 V4.0 makes its global debut in India, which means that the bike is being launched in India first. More details to be out very soon, so keep watching this space for all the action! 

    11:05 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    The launch event starts!

    The launch event of the new 2021 Yamaha R15 and the Aerox 155 has started. With the Covid-19 situation in place, the company is hosting the event online. Stay tuned to get all the updates straight from the launch. Some exciting announcements are likely to happen.


    10:45 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    To get fully digital instrument cluster with smartphone connectivity

    Just like the present-day model, the new 2021 Yamaha R15 will also get a fully digital instrument cluster and the same supports smartphone connectivity as well, as suggested by the recently leaked pictures. Thanks to this, you get call and message alerts on the go and can also see the battery status on the screen of your vehicle.

    10:33 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Pictures leaked ahead of launch

    Some pictures of the upcoming Yamaha R15 and the R15M are doing rounds on the internet and these reveal a lot of information about the upcoming models. The new R15 will get bi-functional LED projector headlamp at the front. Moreover, for the very first time, the R15 will get USD forks in India and these are something that used to come only on the global-spec model previously. 


    10:01 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Here's how the front will look like

    The picture below clearly shows the front section of the soon-to-be-launched 2021 Yamaha YZF-R15 V4.0. As one can see, the motorcycle will now ditch the dual-LED headlamp section and will instead come with a single LED projector headlight with LED DRLs on each side. Do let us know if you like this visual makeover or the previous was good enough for you?


    09:56 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    There would be an 'M' variant too.

    Just like the company's flagship R1, Yamaha will also introduce an M version for the new R15. Going by the nomenclature, the said variant in all certainty would be the more performance-biased and feature-loaded trim for the R15. More details to be out in just a few minutes from now, so stay tuned for all the proceedings.

    09:49 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    2021 Yamaha R15 to get R7-like face!

    The new 2021 Yamaha YZF-R15 has already been spied a few times in the past. The pictures suggested that the new model will get an R7-like face and hence, the bike will come with a single LED projector headlamp flanked by LED DRLs. Check out the picture below to get an idea in terms of how the new R15 will look like.

    09:42 (IST)21 Sep 2021
    Welcome to 2021 Yamaha R15 V4, R15M, Aerox 155 LIVE blog

    Good morning ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the LIVE blog of 2021 Yamaha R15 V4, R15M, Aerox 155. The company is all set to launch three products in the 155cc category so needless to say, it's a big day for Yamaha Motor India. Sit back and enjoy the proceedings!

    The new 2021 Yamaha YZF-R15, R15M, and the Aerox 155 have been highly anticipated products and these shall spice up things in the respective segments. Prices start from Rs 1.29 lakh (ex-showroom).