Updated with new colours for 2018 is the Yamaha Aerox-R 155 – known in Malaysia as the Yamaha NVX 155 – with two new colours schemes, Matte Silver and Racing Yellow. The Aerox -R 155 is priced in Jakarta, Indonesia with an on-the-road price of 24.05 million rupiah (RM7,455).

For the Indonesia market, the updated Aerox-R now comes with an optional power socket, something is standard in the Malaysian NVX 155. However, ABS is not standard for the Aerox-R and found only on the S-version, with a 230 mm hydraulic disc brake in front.

The 155 cc, single-cylinder VVA engine is fed by EFI and rated at 14.8 hp at 8,000 rpm and torque is claimed to be 14.4 Nm at 6,000 rpm. Power gets to the ground via a CVT gearbox with V-belt, and for the Aerox-R, the twin rear shock absorbers come with remote gas reservoirs.

LED lighting is used throughout, and inside the cockpit is a monochrome LCD panel displaying all the necessary information. Rolling on 14-inch alloy wheels, the Aerox-R has 25-litres of storage space under the seat and fuel is carried in a 4.6-litre tank under the floorboard.

Inside the cockpit is found remote opening for the seat and fuel tank filler, keyless start and seat height is set at 791 mm. In Malaysia, the 2018 Yamaha NVX 155 retails at a recommended retail price of RM10,500, including GST.