Yamaha YZF R3 (2015-2017)

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Bike Discontinued in Apr, 2017

Key Specs of Yamaha YZF R3 (2015-2017)

Engine321 cc
Maximum Speed188 Kmph
Power42 bhp @ 10750 rpm
BrakesDouble Disc
Cooling SystemLiquid Cooled
StartSelf Start Only

Yamaha YZF R3 (2015-2017) Price

YZF R3 (2015-2017) STD (2015-2017)321 ccDISCONTINUEDRs.3,26,000 

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  • Amazing Bike, Awesome.....

    I just love it. But ABS would have been appreciated at this price point. yet d engine is great and brakes are good......... Read More

    On: Nov 24, 2016 | 647 Views
  • Yzf-R3

    Its a fantastic looking motorcycle cycle, powerful than ninja and worthy than ninja, the brakea are fantastic and........ Read More

    On: Nov 19, 2016 | 494 Views
  • Good but not awesome

    this bike is very good its good in everything in speed in looks etc but this bike is a 320cc bike and this don't have........ Read More

    On: Sep 07, 2016 | 743 Views
  • its an awsome bike in its.....

    As per its made as a sports tourer and a city sportsbike.It has a great comfort and upright position.Many people........ Read More

    Pramod kiran
    On: Jun 23, 2016 | 715 Views
  • amazing performance

    it's a Amazing feeling to own this roaring beast. it is designed in such a way that u will fall in love with the........ Read More

    On: Jun 22, 2016 | 530 Views
  • yamaha yzf r3 not worthy:(

    YAMAHA YZF R3after a gr8 sucess of r15 yamaha indeed launched thier on more beast r3 which is powered with 320 cc........ Read More

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Yamaha YZF R3 (2015-2017) Specifications

Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDisc
Fuel Capacity14 L
Engine TypeIn line 2-Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 8-Valves, DOHC
Displacement321 cc
Maximum Speed188 Kmph

Yamaha YZF R3 (2015-2017) Features

Head LampHalogen
LED Tail LightY
Traction ControlNo
Cruise ControlNo

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypeIn line 2-Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 8-Valves, DOHC
Displacement321 cc
Maximum Power42 PS @ 10750 rpm
Maximum Torque29.6 Nm @ 9000 rpm
StartingSelf Start Only
Maximum Speed188 Kmph
Cooling SystemLiquid Cooled
Gear Box6 Speed
No. of Cylinders2
Drive TypeChain Drive
Valves (per cylinder)4
Bore68 mm
Stroke44.1 mm
Supply SystemFuel Injection
Transmission TypeManual
Compression Ratio11.2:1

Tyres and Brakes

Tyre SizeFront :-110/70-17, Rear :-140/70-17
Tyre TypeTubeless
Radial TyresYes
Wheel SizeFront :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDisc
Front Brake Diameter298 mm
Rear Brake Diameter220 mm

Features and Safety

Body GraphicsYes
Carry HookNo
Seat TypeSplit
ConsoleAnalogue and Digital
Passenger BackrestNo
Step-up SeatYes
Passenger FootrestYes
Traction ControlNo
Cruise ControlNo
Quick ShifterNo
Launch ControlNo
Power ModesNo
Adjustable WindscreenNo
Mobile ConnectivityNo

Chassis and Suspension

Front SuspensionTelescopic Forks
Rear SuspensionSwingarm


Length2090 mm
Height1135 mm
Width720 mm
Ground Clearance160 mm
Saddle Height780 mm
Kerb Weight173 Kg
Wheelbase1380 mm
Fuel Capacity14 L


Head LampHalogen
Tail LampLED
Turn Signal LampLED
Pass SwitchYes
Battery Capacity12 V, 7Ah
Low Fuel IndicatorYes
LED Tail LightYes

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Yamaha YZF R3 (2015-2017) Expert Review


The Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer, Yamaha cater the speed freaks of the country with the launch of its powerful 300cc bike named as “Yamaha YZF-R3”. Since its inception, the market of entry-level performance bike saw a revolution. It has been launched at Buddh International Circuit (BIC) on 11th August 2015 and imported via CKD (Completely Knocked Down) route in India.

Powering the bike is 321cc, in-line twin cylinder, a liquid-cooled motor that is linked to a 6-speed constant mesh transmission system. The bike is crafted on a diamond frame and it runs on 110/70-17M/C 54H front & 140/70-17M/C 66H rear tubeless tyres. It lacks the ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) in domestic version.

The front profile of the bike receives a signature YZF series twin sporty headlamps. The headlamp of the bike is sharp and looks aggressive that fits pretty well with the sporty silhouette. It comes with a step-up, sporty split seat that further enhances the overall aesthetics of the beast. Its instrument cluster is easy to read and informative. Talking about the rear, the machine features a sharp tail lamp with clear lens turning indicators.

Design and Features

Yamaha YZF R3 has an awesome front fascia that is seen by a YZF series signature twin headlights that provide a clear and steady beam of light. The fuel tank of the bike is sharply crafted that gives a sound riding stance as well as enhance the beauty of the beast. Furthermore, it features a well-padded and thick-cushioned split seat that provide a high-end comfort level to the rider as well as pillion. Besides this, it has been also loaded with sporty trimmed exhaust at the side that gives a high-end feel. Coming to the rear, the machine comes with an acute tail lamp section along with the clear lens turn indicators. The rear fender is long and sharp that ends up just in height with the exhaust system.

It has an overall body dimension of 2090 mm in length, 720 mm in width, 1135 mm in height that give it a respectable public appearance. It has a wheelbase of 1380 mm that offer a keen and agile handling while on the go. The minimum ground clearance of 160mm gives a stability around the corners. Talking about the instrumentation, it is easy to read and informative that display the information about an analogue tachometer, digital speedometer, trip meter, odometer, clock and fuel gauge. Apart from this, the bike has been also fitted with a huge fuel tank of 14-liter capacity. The total kerb weight is 169 kgs that make it an easy to ride and handy sporty motorcycle.

Braking and Handling

Yamaha YZF R-3 rides on 110/70-17M/C 54H front and 140/70-17M/C 66H rear sticky tubeless tyres that are further fitted over an elegant black alloy wheels. These tubeless tyres have a good adhesion on the terrains, hence makes the ride smooth. The beast comes to halt with the help of 298mm hydraulic disc brake at the front and 220mm hydraulic disc brake at the rear. The suspension system of the bike is comprises of a telescopic fork at the front and swingarm mono shock absorber at the rear, hence provide a hassle-free and convenient ride.

Safety and Features

Yamaha YZF R3 has a powerful twin headlight that incorporates Twin 55 watt halogen bulbs and provide a steady beam of light at the night even on the low rpm conditions. The tubeless tyres don’t deflate immediately in case of a puncture and reduce the chance of any mishaps, hence gives another benefit to the rider. The bike is bolted on a diamond frame that has a superb stability at high speeds and employs the least possible vibrations to the rider’s body.

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