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Yamaha FZ-S FI and FZ FI Ver 2.0 launched by John Abraham (Techspecs updated)


Yamaha FZ-S FI and FZ FI Ver 2.0 launched by John AbrahamYamaha’s stunning FZ-S motorbike has been eagerly awaited by biking enthusiasts in the country ever since it was displayed at the 2014 Delhi Auto Expo. Featuring a host of cosmetic updates, the new FZ-S and FZ will be seen with split seats, new headlight design, new instrument control with LCD multi function digital display, refreshed tail lamps and rear design. Both new Yamaha motorcycles will also feature attractive decals.

yamaha fz and fzs facelift (8)Offered in a total of six colours, three new for each, Yamaha says that they have designed the two new bikes to look more macho, more powerful and more comfortable. Explaining more on the three points, they elaborated that compared to the older bikes, new Yamaha motorcycles will be aerodynamic, will offer best in class initial pickup, less vibrations, increased fuel efficiency, and new grip design radial tubeless tyres.

yamaha fz and fzs facelift (3)Speaking about the new Blue Core Engine, this is a 149 cc unit generating 13.1 PS and 12.8 Nm torque. This surprisingly is a smaller unit as compared to the previous 153 cc unit. But thanks to improved design, reduced weight, the performance and efficiency is much better than before.

yamaha fz and fzs facelift (2)Talking about numbers, the new FZ-S and FZ is about 3 kgs lighter than the previous variants, which makes it the lightest in the segment (132 kg kerb weight). Yamaha has managed to improve the 0-100 kmph time, increase mileage by 14% and reduce CO2 emissions, making the bike more eco-friendly than before.

Scan through the official release for techspecs of new Yamaha FZ-S and FZ.

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