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Yamaha MT15 Refresh Coming Soon - Here Is What You Can Expect!

The MT15 is one of the best looking entry-level performance bikes in India and a mid-life makeover will help its stay ahead of the competition

The Yamaha MT15 is a popular offering by the Japanese brand and for an entry-level performance bike, it has received a commendable response from Indian buyers. There is nothing entry-level about the MT15s styling and its aggressive design, powerful engine setup, and superb dynamics make it a compelling package.

To further improve its appeal, the Japanese bikemaker will be soon launching the 2022 model. The Yamaha MT15 facelift will likely boast a long list of new features and other updates. Here are all the key details you need to know about the new 2022 Yamaha MT15.

Yamaha MT15 Refresh Coming Soon - Here Is What You Can Expect!
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Swipe up to check all the details about this upcoming Yamaha MT15 performance bike in India.

The 2022 Yamaha MT15 will feature a key update on the front and will receive USD forks instead of the current telescopic forks, however, the rear mono-shock suspension setup will be retained. In terms of styling, the bike is expected to retain a similar design aesthetic and will flaunt bi-functional LED headlights, blacked-out elements, a sculpted fuel tank, rugged engine guard, chrome-tipped exhaust, and raised LED taillight. Having said this, the brand may introduce some subtle changes to give the bike a fresh look.

Yamaha MT15 Refresh Coming Soon - Here Is What You Can Expect!
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Powering the Yamaha MT15 is a 155cc motor that boasts commendable performance and supreme refinement

Additionally, the bike will get a new instrument panel that will display a range of information like the bike’s average speed, gear position, Track/Street mode, traction control on/off indicator, average mileage, gear shift indicator, and much more. The digital instrument console can be connected to your smartphones via Bluetooth using the official Y-Connect app and will enable various features like call alert, SMS notification, phone battery status, etc.

Yamaha MT15 Refresh Coming Soon - Here Is What You Can Expect!
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The updated MT15 is expected to receive new styling and graphics

The 2022 Yamaha MT15 will retain its current 155cc engine. This 4-valve unit churns out a maximum power of 18.2 bhp and 13.9 Nm of peak torque. A 6-speed constant mesh manual gearbox comes mated with this engine. The 2022 year model will continue to get features like the variable valve actuation (VVA) and assist and slipper clutch (ASC). In addition to that, the bike is also expected to feature dual-channel ABS in the 2022 iteration. Prices of the 2022 Yamaha MT15 may also see a significant rise and will get INR10,000 costlier this year.

Nitin
An engineer, photographer, musician, and a young motoring journalist who loves to travel, drive, and write. Slightly old-school and keeps practicality and functionality over aesthetics, features, and luxury.  Read full bio
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