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Yamaha unveils the All-New YZF-R15 sportsbike in the Philippines

By Nestor Domingo Jr - on 10 Jul 2017, 1:33pm

Yamaha unveils the All-New YZF-R15 sportsbike in the Philippines

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Yamaha Motor Philippines unveiled its newest sportsbike offering in the country, the all-new YZF-R15, in their event called R-Day held at the Carmona Racing Circuit in Cavite.

The new motorcycle is a re-mastered version of its predecessor made more efficient in speed and style as tested during the event by a pool of all-star riders headlined by Yamaha Ambassador Gab Valenciano as well as known racing stalwarts Masato Fernando and Kyle Paz. It also signaled the dominance of the R-Series once again as proved by Yamaha’s MotoGP riders Valentino Rossi and Maverick Vinales.

Joining the star-studded exhibition race crew were James Mendez, Romer Corbe, Vrei Ar Suba, Herbert Lopez, J.E Inguito, Aljon Valencia, Rizaldy Canare, Tracy Soyangco, McDon Sande, Niel Jan Centeno, R.R Espiritu, Jacq Buncio, and Bethany Tolentino.

R-Day also saw a special racing clinic held using the all-new YZF-R15 by the Yamaha Riding Academy Executive Instructor, Yoshiaki Kato for a group of 45 riders, including select members of the media.

The all-new YZF-R15 is available in all Yamaha 3S Shops and multi-brand stores nationwide for the suggested retail price (SRP) of PhP 164,000, coming in Race Blu, Raven Black, and Matter Red colors.