Yamaha India 14.4% sales growth in June ’14, new FZ and FZ-S launch

Yamaha Motor India reports 14.3% domestic sales growth for June 2014 with 40,666 units sold in June 2014 over 35,561 units sold in June 2013 in the domestic market. Yamaha Alpha has provided a major sales fillip.

2014 Yamaha FZ-SUnder its FZ series, Yamaha FZ Version 2.0 and FZ-S Version 2.0 is now launched to fuel deluxe segment growth. Masaki Asano, Managing Director, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd and Brand Ambassador John Abraham were in attendance. FZ is available in Panther Black & Scorching Red at a price of Rs 76,250, and FZ-S in Astral Blue, Moonwalk White, Cyber Green & Molten Orange at a price of Rs 78,250/- (ex-sh Delhi).

Yamaha India has a strong 150cc deluxe segment presence. New bike introductions are intended to strengthen its foothold in the segment. In the deluxe segment, Yamaha India commands 16.2% market share.

Mr Roy Kurian, Vice President – Sales & Marketing, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd emphasised on Yamaha’s strong growth numbers, which reflect its robust business plan and strategic customer engagement programs. Alpha launched at the Auto expo is a key growth driver. Yamaha also has faith the government and its policies will fuel a favourable sales environ.

New Yamaha FZ-S technical specifications:

Name?Code
Model name FZ-S
Homologation Type Code
Model type code 2GS2
Chassis type code RG072
Engine type code G3C8E
Dimension?Weight
Overall length 1,990mm
Overall width 770mm
Overall height 1,050mm
Seat height 790mm
Wheelbase 1,330mm
Minimum ground clearance 160mm
Wet(with oil and a full fuel tank) 132kg
Perfor mance
Fuel Consu?ption
Minimum turning radius 2.6m
Engine Performance
Engine type Air cooled,4-stroke,SOHC, 2-valve
Cylinder arrangement Single cylinder
Displacement 149cm3
Bore & stroke 57.3 × 57.9mm
Compression ratio 9.5 ? 1
Maximum horse power 9.7kW(13.1PS)/8000r/min
Maximum torque 12.8N?m( 1.3 kgf?m)/6000r/min)
Starting system type Electric
Lubrication system Force-feed lubrication,wet sump
Engine oil capacity 1.2L
Fuel
Fuel tank capacity 12L
Carburetor Type/Fuel supply Fuel injection
Electrical
Ignition system type TCI(Transistor controlled ignition)
Spark plug model CPR8EA-9
Battery voltage/capacity 12V,4.0AH(10H)
Battery Type ETZ-5
Transmission
Final drive  Chain
Primary reduction ratio  3.409 (75/22)
Secondary reduction ratio 2.929 (41/14)
Clutch type Wet, multiple-disc
Gear ratio
Transmission type Constant mesh 5-speed
Shift type  Return
Gear ratio-1st gear 2.714 (38/14)
Gear ratio-2nd gear  1.789 (34/19)
Gear ratio-3rd gear 1.318 (29/22)
Gear ratio-4th gear 1.045 (23/22)
Gear ratio-5th gear 0.875 (21/24)
Gear ratio-6th gear
Chassis
Frame type Diamond
Caster angle 25°0?
Trail 101mm
Tire size(Front) 100/80-17M/C(52P)

NYLOGRIP ZAPPER-FX? (Tubeless)

Tire size(Rear) 140/60-R17M/C(63P)

revz-Y (Tubeless)

Brake
Brake type(Front) Hydraulic disc brake
Brake type(Rear) Mechanical leading trailing shoe brake?Drum brake?
Diameter of  brake disk(Front) 267mm
Diameter of  brake disk(Rear) -
Inside diameter of drum / Effective radius of disc(Front) 242mm
Inside diameter of drum / Effective radius of disc(Rear) 130mm
Suspension
Suspension type(Front) Telescopic
Suspension type(Rear) Swingarm
Shock absorber
Shock absorber assembly type(Front) Coil spring/oil damper
Shock absorber assembly type(Rear) Coil spring/oil damper
Wheel travel(Front) 130mm
Wheel travel(Rear) 120mm
Inner tube diameter of front fork 41mm
Bulbs(voltage/wattagex quantity)
Headlight bulb type Halogen bulb
Headlight 12V,35/35W×1
Auxiliary light 12V,5W×1
Brake/tail light 12V,21/5W×1
Turn signal light(Front) 12V,10W×2
Turn signal light(Rear) 12V,10W×2
Meter
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Odometer  Liquid crystal
Trip meter  Liquid crystal
Water temperature meter
Fuel gauge Digital
Clock