Yamaha, the country’s leading two-wheeler maker, has launched its popular sport bike series FZ in the domestic market with new updated features. The new FZ series is lighter and at the same time more attractive body style. At the same time, the company has included the Bluetooth connectivity feature in the FZS FI model. The new FZ FI is priced at Rs 1,03,700, while the FZS FI is priced at Rs 1,07,200 ex-showroom Delhi. Compared to the previous model, the price of this bike has been increased by Rs 2,500.
The company has not made any changes to the engine of this bike, the 149cc, fuel injected, BS-6 engine has been used before. The company has introduced the FZS FI model with a new matte red color, side stand engine cutoff switch similar to the Bluetooth-powered ‘Yamaha Motorcycle Connect X’ in the FZZ FI model.
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In the new FZ series, the FZ FI models are available in 2 attractive colors in Racing Blue and Metallic Black. On the other hand, the FZS FI model is available in a total of five colors in Matte Red (new), Dark Matte Blue, Matte Black, Dark Knight and Vintage Editions. Its weight has been reduced from 137 to 135 kg. This makes it easier for the rider to handle the motorcycle.
All models in the new FZ series feature single channel ABS, LED headlights, 140mm wide rear radial tires, and two level single piece seating. It has a new feature like side stand engine cutoff switch. With this, the exhaust system was changed to make it sound better. The FZS FI models also feature Yamaha Motorcycle Connect x Bluetooth technology, which offers many features such as Answer Back, e-Lock, Locket My Bike, Hazard, etc.
Speaking on the occasion of the launch of this bike, Motofumi Shitara, Chairman, Yamaha Motor India Group of Companies, said, “FZ is Yamaha’s iconic brand, which we improve every year in India with new features and specials. We are committed to providing something unique to our customers in India and today we are updating our popular FZ series with features like Side Stand Cutoff Engine Switches and Inbuilt Bluetooth Connectivity.