Yamaha AEROX 155 gets a new Metallic Black shade
Japanese automaker Yamaha has introduced a new Metallic Black color option for its AEROX 155 scooter in India. The two-wheeler flaunts a black shade, combined with white and gray graphics as well as a white finish on the chassis and front fender. Barring the cosmetic differences, the vehicle's mechanicals and features remain unchanged. Here are more details.
Why does it matter?
- The Yamaha AEROX 155 had debuted in India this September and received a positive response from customers thanks to its good looks, excellent features, and affordable pricing.
- The introduction of a new color option should further boost the vehicle's competitiveness in the market. At its price-point, the maxi-style scooter takes on rivals such as the Aprilia SR 160.
The scooter has LED lighting and Bluetooth connectivity
The Yamaha AEROX 155 sits on an underbone frame and has a headlight-mounted front apron, a stepped-up single-piece seat, an upswept exhaust, and arrowhead-shaped mirrors. The scooter packs a Bluetooth-enabled digital instrument console, an all-LED lighting setup, and rides on alloy wheels. It gets a 24.5-liter under-seat storage compartment and weighs 126kg. It can also store 5.5 liters of fuel.
It runs on a 15hp, 155cc engine
The Yamaha AEROX 155 draws power from a BS6-compliant 155cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke engine mated to a V-belt automatic gearbox. The mill generates a maximum power of 14.79hp at 8,000rpm and a peak torque of 13.9Nm at 6,500rpm.
It gets telescopic front forks
In terms of safety equipment, the Yamaha AEROX 155 is equipped with a disc brake on the front wheel and a drum brake on the rear wheel, along with single-channel ABS for improved handling on the roads. Suspension duties on the scooter are taken care of by telescopic forks on the front side and a unit swing on the rear end.
Yamaha AEROX 155: Pricing
In India, the Metallic Black, Racing Blue, and Gray Vermillon shades of the Yamaha AEROX 155 are priced at Rs. 1.29 lakh. Meanwhile, the MotoGP version carries a price-tag of Rs. 1.3 lakh (all prices, ex-showroom).