Select a Category
Dual Sport
Select a Brand/Model
        Price Range
        Below 100K
        Over 1M

        Yamaha PH officially unveils the 2021 Sniper 155; prices start at P114,900

        It’s finally here
        by Matthew Galang May 22, 2021
        PHOTO: Yamaha

        The Yamaha 2021 Sniper 155 and Sniper 155 R have now arrived in the Philippines after several days of teaser posters and silhouette reveals. The new bikes were announced through a live event on Yamaha Motor Philippines’ official Facebook page, which featured ‘The Wonderboy’ Mckinley Kyle Paz, ‘The Chairman’ Masato Fernando, and former racing driver Marlon Stockinger.

        2021 Yamaha Sniper 155

        Continue reading below ↓

        The first thing to note is the new 155cc engine, as implied by the updated Sniper 155 designation, which is claimed to be 17% more powerful than the outgoing 150cc mill. This 155cc, SOHC, single-cylinder engine can also be found in the YZF-R15, XSR155, MT-15, and the WR155.

        Continue reading below ↓
        Recommended Videos

        In Sniper 155 and Sniper 155 R trim, the Variable Valve Actuation (VVA)-equipped powerplant is capable of 17.7hp at 9,500rpm and 14.4Nm of torque at 8,000rpm. Mated to this engine is a six-speed manual transmission that now features an assist and slipper clutch for smoother, easier gear changes.

        2021 Yamaha Sniper 155 R

        Continue reading below ↓

        Other technical updates include an all-new lightweight frame, a revised exhaust system layout, and individual ignition timing maps for each gear. A kill switch has been added to the right handlebar, while a passing light has been installed on the left. The new multifunction LCD instrument panel also includes a gear position indicator, VVA indicator, and a tachometer, among other nifty features.

        What sets the Sniper 155 R apart from the standard model is a 245mm front brake with a two-pot caliper compared to the standards single-piston unit, a 12V power socket for all your gadget charging needs, and a smart key system with keyless ignition and answer back functionality.

        2021 Yamaha Sniper 155 Power Socket

        Continue reading below ↓

        The 2021 Sniper 155 comes in three color options: Black Raven, Yellow Hornet, and Race Blu. The Sniper 155 R is a bit more expensive and only comes in one color scheme: Matte Titan. You can check out their prices below:

        2021 Yamaha Sniper 155

        1. 2021 Yamaha Sniper 155 - P114,900
        2. 2021 Yamaha Sniper 155 R - P120,900

        Fancy seeing this sporty underbone in the metal? You can now find the new and improved Sniper in dealerships nationwide.

        Race Blu 2021 Yamaha Sniper 155

        Continue reading below ↓

        Black Raven 2021 Yamaha Sniper 155

        Yellow Hornet 2021 Yamaha Sniper 155

        Continue reading below ↓

        Matte Titan 2021 Yamaha Sniper 155 R

        See Also

        Top Bikes Philippines is now on Quento! Click here to download the app and enjoy more articles and videos from Top Bikes Philippines and your favorite websites.

        PHOTO: Yamaha

      • Quiz Results

      • TopBikes Rating:

        Starts at ₱

        TopBikes Rating:
        Starts at ₱