Many Filipino riders need a bike for commuting and having fun on off-road tracks.
To meet the needs of these riders, Yamaha launched the WR 155R.
It is a double sports bike that Yamaha designs for enduro and trail rides.
However, the WR 155 is also perfect for commuting.
Yamaha WR 155 Overview
The 155R is one of the best double sports bikes in its class. It is sturdy and full of special features and specs.
The power source of this 155cc bike is a liquid-cooled SOHC fuel injection engine.
The engine is capable of delivering power up to 16.4 horsepower and maximum torque of 14.3 Nm.
Variants and Colors
The 155R is available in the Standard variant. It comes in two color choices. They are Yamaha Black and Yamaha Blue.
The former has a dominant blue color at the upper body and black color on the frame and suspensions. Meanwhile, the latter has a black body and frame. Both have white striping and fascia.
Yamaha WR 155 Design
This 6-step two-wheeler has a minimalist design. Yamaha designs it for heavy-duty rides. Therefore, the company builds it on a semi-double-cradle frame.
This frame allows the WR 155R to provide excellent rigidity and balance for the riders.
The excellent design and performance of this bike have attracted some racers to modify it into a supermoto ready for the race.
They modify the tires of this bike, install some accessories, and attach new decals. Therefore, the modified WR155R looks more eye-catching.
The Standard WR 155R features a hazard lamp, adjustable headlights, an LCD instrument panel, and a stylish flat seat. Below are some details on the dimensions and design of the 155R.
- Length x width x height: 2.15 m x 0.84 m x 1.20 m
- Tank capacity: 8.1 L
- Seat height: 0.88 m
- Weight: 134 kg (with full fuel tank and oil)
- Front Tire: 2.75 – 21 45P (a dual-purpose tire, tube type, with an aluminum rim)
- Rear Tire: 4.10 – 18 59P (a dual-purpose tire, tube type, with an aluminum rim)
- Suspensions: telescopic fork (front) and swingarm (rear)
- Ground clearance: 0.25 m
Yamaha WR 155 Braking & Safety
The WR 155 comes with a hydraulic single-disc brake at the front and the rear.
In addition, Yamaha equips this two-wheeler with an engine check warning and pass switch.
Yamaha WR 155 Ride & Handling
Riders will experience exciting off-road rides and commuting rides when riding the 155R.
The dimensions and design of this bike allow riders to maneuver the bike easily on any road type.
Moreover, the 155R seat and suspensions also enable riders to enjoy comfortable rides.
Yamaha WR 155R is powerful and fast. Its top speed is 120km/h.
Meanwhile, its fuel consumption is up to 45 km/L, depending on the road conditions.
The 155R’s agile handling and great performance make the bike an outstanding motard.
Yamaha WR 155 Features
- Powerful Engine 155 cc VVA
- Big Diameter and Long Suspension
- Dual Purpose Tire with Alumunium Rims
- Linked-Type Monocross with Gas and Oil
- Semi Double Cradle Frame
- LCD Multifunction Speedometer
- Hazard Lamp
- Big Fuel Tank
- Wave Double Disc Brake
- YZ Stylish Seat
Yamaha WR 155 Specifications
Liquid-cooled, 4-Stroke, SOHC, 4 Valves
|Max Power||16.7 PS @ 10000 rpm|
|Max Torque||14.3 Nm @ 6500 rpm|
|Fuel Delivery||Fuel Injection|
|Valves Per Cylinder||4|
Dimension and Capacity
|Length / Width / Height||
2145 mm / 840 mm / 1200 mm
|Seat Height||880 mm|
|Ground clearance||1430 mm|
|Kerb weight||134 kg|
|Fuel tank capacity||8.1 liter|
|Number Of Speed Gears||6 Speed|
Tires and Brakes
|Tyre Size (Front)||2.75-21|
|Tyre Size (Rear)||4.10-18|
Front :-Spoke Rear :-Spoke
|Mileage (Overall)||40 KM/L (Approx)|
Chassis and Suspension
|Chassis Type||Semi-Double Cradle|
Features and Safety
|Frame||Semi Double Cradle|
Yamaha WR 155 Price Philippines
Currently, dealerships in the Philippines sell 2022 Yamaha WR 155R at PHP 169,200.
However, those who want to get a 155R loan only need to pay a down payment of PHP 33,900 and an installment of PHP 2,950 per month for 60 months.
Meanwhile, rumor has it that Yamaha will launch the next-year model 155R at the end of this year.
The upcoming double sports bike will cost approximately PHP 180,000.
Yamaha WR 155 Pros and Cons
The pros and cons of the WR 155R are as follows.
|Powerful and fast||No ABS|
Slightly more expensive than its certain competitors.
Agile handling in various riding conditions
Below are several frequently asked questions about Yamaha WR 155R.
How much is WR155 in Philippines?
The cost of the 2022 155R starts from PHP 169,200.
Is a WR 155 a 2 stroke?
No, it is not. The WR 155R is a 4-stroke bike.
What does Yamaha WR stand for?
WR stands for wide ratio.
How much is XSR 155 in Philippines?
The price of Yamaha XSR 155 in the Philippines starts from PHP 162,500 to PHP 175,500. It depends on the location and the promotion offered by the dealerships. For an XSR 155 loan, the minimum DP is PHP 35,500 and the minimum monthly installment is PHP 3,100.
Yamaha WR 155 is an outstanding double sports bike. It is powerful, fast, and yet easy to maneuver.
Its top speed is approximately 120 km/h and its maximum power is 16.4 hp.
To have this double sports bike, Filipino riders must have at least PHP 169,200 or PHP 33,900 as a down payment.