India Yamaha Motor Pvt. Ltd. today launched the 2018 Yamaha FZS FI motorcycle in the Indian market. The company claims that the new FZS with Yamaha’s Blue Core technology and improved braking system will offer unmatched experience and performance efficiency. Available with a new Armada Blue colour, the new FZS SI is priced at Rs 86,042 (ex-showroom, Delhi). Also Read – 2018 Yamaha MT-09 Launched In India At Rs 10.88 Lakh
Powering the motorcycle is the 149cc, air-cooled, fuel injected 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve, single-cylinder engine that is capable of producing 13bhp of power and 12.80Nm of torque. The 2018 Yamaha FZS FI motorcycle now features 220mm hydraulic single rear disc brake and 282mm front brake. The addition of disc brakes will improve stability and control of the new motorcycle. Adding to the aesthetics, the FZS-FI now has a sporty wheel design along with a completely new mirror design. The same is available in a vibrant ‘Armada Blue’ colour. Also Read – Yamaha Fazer 25 And FZ 25 Recalled in India
Speaking on the launch, Mr. Roy Kurian, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd. said, “The legacy of Yamaha’s FZ series in India is all about the inheritance of a unique motorcycling passion. Immensely popular with Indian bikers all the way through almost 10 years from the day it was launched in India, and winning over a million hearts, it was crowned to become the ‘lord of the streets’ by the collective culture of the country’s motorcycling. While its best seller features like build and appearance, superior engine technology, fuel mileage and suspension are retained, the new additions will excite the present and new customers.” Also Read – New Yamaha R15 V3.0 Fully Revealed – Clear Images
Yamaha claims that the new 2018 Yamaha FZS FI motorcycle is a response to the needs and requirements of Yamaha’s customers, prioritising performance efficiency and a safe commute while remaining true to the Macho image. Talking about features, the new naked streetfighter gets advanced midship muffler, skid-free split seat, multi-functional instrument panel with Eco indicator and others.