India Yamaha Motor launches its first Neo-Retro bike for the Indian market. The FZ-X has advanced features & provides a comfortable riding for long distance travel. The FZ-X can be availed at a starting price of INR 116,800 (Ex-Showroom price at Delhi).
The Yamaha FZ-X model showcases a Neo-Retro design motif for a nostalgic experience while being packaged with industry-leading technology to satisfy the rising demands of youthful India. It’s designed to be the most incredible riding partner across several riding conditions and can be powered through an air-cooled, 4-stroke, 149 CC, SOHC engine.
Yamaha FZ-X offers a masculine and controlling presence & comes across as a handsome motorcycle with powerful metallic parts visible on the fuel tank, side covers, engine guard, headlight remains, the front fender, fender remain, along with also the grab-bar, for greater strength and endurance. The front forks are coated with stylish black color boots adding to the general style.
The new FZ-X includes a 2-valve Blue Core FI Engine, which produces 12.4PS of peak power at 7,250 rpm and 13.3Nm of torque at 5,500 pm. The exhaust note also is broadly tuned to generate a powerful sound.
The feature-loaded FZ-X is Bluetooth enabled. In addition, it receives a Communication Control Unit (1st at India for Yamaha bikes), which works with Yamaha’s committed Y-Connect app, which aids users to appreciate a much fuller motorcycling ride.
By these means, the riders can check smartphone notifications through the tool cluster icons, examine maintenance recommendations, monitor the bike’s last parking location, monitor fuel consumption, get malfunction notification, together with a unique attribute. The Revs Dashboard shows engine rpm, level of throttle opening, speed of acceleration, an eco-friendly riding index, etc., onto your smartphone.
Other appealing and advanced features include a distinctive appearing Bi-functional LED Headlight using Daytime LED Running Lamp (DRL), a recently designed drawback LCD console using a Power Saver, along with also an LED Taillight. The FZ-X also comes armed with Side Stand Engine Cut-off Switch, a regular and mandatory feature for many Yamaha 2 wheelers in India.
The new FZ-X has a higher handlebar placed closer to the rider, which is in sync using a comparatively horizontal and lavish feeling in-wall seat and well-positioned footpegs offering enhanced ergonomics. The brand new FZ-X also showcases a minimum ground clearance of 165 mm and weighs only 139 kg (with oil and a complete fuel tank).
On the convenience front, Yamaha has also provided a Side Stand using Engine Cut-off Shift, a lesser Engine shield guard, and for security, a BOSCH single-channel ABS with block layout dual-purpose 100/80-17 (Front) and 140/60-17 (Rear) tubeless tires to guarantee maximum traction on every terrain.
All in all, the Neo-Retro FZ-X has a very mature design strategy using a macho vibe and distinctive color schemes to create it stand out from the audience.
FZ-X will be available from the market by the end of June, and it’ll come in three attractive colors: Metallic Blue, Matt Copper, and Matt Black
Motofumi Shitara, Chairman, Yamaha Motor India Group of Companies, stated that we remain committed to providing the best of our products to the Indian two-wheeler market.
Today, we announce the launching of all-new FZ-X, Yamaha’s first Neo-Retro offering for the Indian market that provides the ideal balance of practicality, durability, engineering, and fashion. It’s introduced to appeal to a more extensive set of consumers who would like to Ride Free and revel in Yamaha’s top technology, functionality, and fashion, without compromising the relaxation necessary for the everyday commute.
Moving forward, we’ll continue to provide more exciting products and experiences to our clients in India.