For those who’re a younger rider in Malaysia, with a recent license and looking out for sporty transport however don’t desire a scooter or run of the mill kapchai, your selection is straightforward, the 2019 Yamaha Y15ZR V2. Priced at a beneficial retail value of RM8,168 with out street tax, insurance coverage or registration, the Y15ZR has confirmed to be a preferred selection with Malaysian riders.
As its title suggests, the Y15ZR V2 is an up to date model of the earlier era Y15ZR and a few modifications have been made, though the engine remains to be the identical 150 cc, liquid-cooled mill. The obvious change is the headlight, which is now and LED unit and has a tiny cowl on high painted within the physique color.
Additionally modified is the the instrument panel, which is now a monochrome LCD unit with white numerals set on a darkish background and on the handlebar pods, there may be now a passing gentle and kill swap. The entrance tyre has seen a rise in dimension, now a 90/80-17 though the Y15ZR’s dealing with stays as sharp as ever with the elevated entrance tyre width serving to rider confidence.
Whereas gas remains to be carried in the identical four.2-litre tank, weight has elevated barely by 2 kg from earlier, bringing complete weight to roughly 117 kg. The rear monoshock has additionally been revised barely, giving barely higher rebound damping.
For the facility numbers of the Y15ZR, watch the video above as we put it on the dyno and discover out precisely what the engine is placing out on the rear wheel. There are 4 color selections for the 2019 Yamaha Y15ZR V2 – Placing Cyan, Blazing Pink, Storm Blue and Dynamic Gray – and purchasers will obtain a disc lock price RM100.
It needs to be famous the value of RM8,168 is given by Hong Leong Yamaha Motor and is a beneficial retail value. When our colleagues in paultan.org‘s Bahasa Malaysia part checked with varied sellers within the Klang Valley, the Y15ZR was priced above RM10,000.
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