New Yamaha FZ & FZ-S V2.0 launched in presence of popular Bollywood star John Abraham on 30th June. Yamaha Motor India introduced new Blue Core engine technology in these bikes, which will make way into their complete line-up soon, including carbureted motorcycles.
Said Blue Core technology is a compound of various optimisations in the working of FZ’s engine. Design refinement of combustion chamber, inlet port, valve arrangement and such are carried out in engine of new FZ & FZ-S for better combustion efficiency and reduction of power loss.
First generation Yamaha FZ & FZ-S features 153cc engine producing 14 PS max. power @ 7500 rpm and 13.6 Nm peak torque @ 6000rpm. New version 2.0 Yamaha FZ & FZ-S comes with 149cc engine generating 13.1 PS max. power @ 8000 rpm and 12.8 Nm peak torque @ 6000 rpm. Yet, as per Yamaha’s claim, new fuel injected FZ & FZ-S accelerate marginally better and provide improved mileage of 14%.