Merely a week after launching the Saluto RX 110cc commuter motorcycle, the Indian subsidiary of Yamaha has launched the new Cygnus Ray-ZR automatic scooter. Sales of the new scooter will commence on May-1, 2016. The new Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR made its public debut at the Auto Expo 2016 held in February this year. The Yamaha Cugnus Ray-ZR price for base model is INR 52,000 and this scooter delivers a claimed fuel mileage of 66 kpl. Speaking on the launch of the new scooter, Mr. Roy Kurian, VP-Sales & Marketing, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd. said, “Out of the total demand of two wheelers in India, the scooter segment is soaring with 30% contribution to the sales and we are looking at 10% market share for this year. With Yamaha’s forte to cater to youngsters with its DNA of style, sportiness and innovation, the new Cygnus Ray-ZR will surely be a treat for real boys, especially among the ones particularly keen on style and technology. Since 2012, Yamaha’s Scooters were enthusiastically accepted in the market. With the launch of the Fascino in 2015, Yamaha further witnessed a steep growth in sales, which only testifies its strong product focus and market strategy. We are excited to launch the new Cygnus Ray-ZR which is all set to rev many hearts among Indian customers.” Read on for more Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Price, Mileage, Specifications and other details.
Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Price in India
The new Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR has gone on sale at a starting price of INR 52,000. Here’s the Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR price list –
|Yamaha Cygnus Ray ZR Price (Ex-Showroom, New Delhi)|
|Drum Brake Model||INR 52,000|
|Disc Brake Model||INR 54,000|
The new Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR becomes a part of the manufacturer’s long list of scooters on sale in India. This list now comprises of – Cygnus Ray-ZR, Ray-Z, Alpha, and Fascino.
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In India, the Cygnus Ray-ZR rivals the likes of –
- Honda Dio
- Hero Maestro Edge
- TVS Jupiter
Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Mileage, Specifications
The new Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR is based on the Ray-ZR automatic scooter. However, Yamaha says that the new scooter has been developed around the concept of a “Next-Generation Real Boy’s Scooter.”Mechanically, there isn’t much to differentiate between the new model and its donor sibling. However, the new scooter boasts of a fresher design. The Cygnus Ray-ZR gets a sharper and a more aggressive styling than the regular Ray-ZR.
Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Specifications
|Engine Type||113cc single-cylinder, air-cooled|
|Brakes||Front – Disc (Optional); Rear – Drum|
Powering the new Cygnus Ray-ZR is an air-cooled SOHC, 4-stroke, 2-valve 113cc motor that benefits from Yamaha’s “BLUE CORE” tech to offer a fuel mileage of 66 kpl. The engine comes mated to a continuously variable transmission (CVT). The Cygnus weighs just 103 kgs and the scooter offers plenty of storage space (21 litres under seat storage). It also benefits from features such as tubeless tyres.
The new Cygnus Ray-ZR comes in three attractive color schemes –
- Black with Green Inserts
- Black with Blue Inserts
- Black with Red Inserts
Stay tuned to Car Blog India for more on Yamah Cygnus Ray-ZR Price, Mileage and Specifications. Also watch this space for a test drive review of Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR.