The all new Hyper Naked street bike Yamaha MT-15 is officially called as Dark Warrior MT15. It is an entry level motorcycle that have all the eatures of to notch big bikes. The bike comes as an advanced technology Hyper Naked dynamic model bearing the MT series. Easy handling, wide handle position and 138Kg of weight provide riding experience for the rider. The bike is provided with Bi Functional LED headlight. In the month of March alone the sales had reached over 9,000 units in India. Mean while in Sri Lanka Yamaha motorbike fans are looking for the price and release date of this model in Sri Lanka.
MT-15 is so far not announced in Sri Lanka. If available the price may be around Rs 5,67,000/- at the dealer shop according to today's market price.
In India a free Authentic MT Dark Warrior Jacket or Helmet is provided free with every purchase of MT-15 Motorbike.
Variable Valve Actuation (VVA) provides enough torque even at low RPM. It comes with two intake valve cams. One is for low to mid-range rpm and the other will work for the high rpm. They switch between each other at the 7,400 rpm mark to ensure good power and torque is present throughout the entire rev range.
MT15's Bi Functional LED headlight, Chin down face design along with the upright forks make it to looks like a beast. The muscular spherical tank wears armor like plastic resin. It’s short rising tail, the front winglets, radiator side fins are some of its other features. The rider can sit in the upright position that can provide an agile riding experience.
On the Engine section 155cc Liquid Cooled 4V SOHC FI Engine generates 19.3PS at 10,000 RPM and 14.7 N.m @ 8500 RPM while it's Variable Valve Actuation decides the rider's style to improve performance.
The Hyper Naked performance with VVA delivers 0 - 60km/h in just 3.78 secs, which is the fastest in 150cc class! Assist & Slipper Clutch reduce the weight of the clutch pull and provide low-stress shifting during deceleration. The A&S helps to reduce fatigue for the rider. Also prevents excessive engine braking, which also reduce effects on chassis behavior.
The A&S clutch is good for smooth downshifts.
16 Speed Transmission. The MT 15 6-speed transmission allows cruising at low RPM even in higher gears.
Single Channel ABS allows control with precise braking and that too without any wheel lockups and skidding even in slippery conditions.
Bi Functional LED Headlights with Hi and low beam has been integrated into one single compact unit.
Negative LCD Display on black background and white lettering with Gear Shift Indication
Digital speedometer, bar-style tachometer, fuel gauge are constantly displayed, along with ABS warning lamp while the odometer, Trip 1, Trip 2, F Trip, clock and others can be selected for display. The Negative instrument cluster with gear shift light indicator, VVA indicator, mileage indicator and a USB charging port stands out even in the darkest corner of the city.
Raised LED Tail Light.
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