Yamaha India has launched it connected and modern 150 cc motorcycle Yamaha FZ-X in India. The FZ-X looks quite unique, sporty and very cutting edge when it comes to design and features. It has a host of design as well as connectivity-related features which set it apart from the crowd of other 150 CC motorcycles. In this post, we will share top features of the Yamaha FZ-X which set it apart from the competition. So let’s dive in.
Yamaha FZ-X Price And Delivery Dates
Yamaha India has launched the FZ-X motorcycle at an ex-showroom price of 1.17 Lakhs for the version without connected tech and Rs. 1.2 Lakhs for the version which comes with the Yamaha Motorcycle Connect technology. The Connected version allows you to connect to the motorcycle using a mobile app. The deliveries will start in the month of June 2021. The first 200 customers of the Yamaha FZ-X will get a custom Yamaha Casio G-Shock watch as a launch offer.
Yamaha FZ-X Connected Features
The FZ-X comes with Bluetooth capability for connectivity with smartphones using a mobile application. This app lets the user access some useful data related to the motorcycle.
The features include Malfunction alerts and notifications on the phone. It will also push your parking location to the mobile phone. You can also keep a log of distance and mileage using the app. Apart from this, there is also a feature of alerts related to battery and engine oil replacement alerts which falls into the self-diagnostic category.
Yamaha FZ-X Specifications
Yamaha FZ-X comes with a 149 CC Fuel Injected single-cylinder air-cooled petrol engine. It is based on the Yamaha Blue Core technology engine lineup similar to other Yamaha FZ series motorcycles. It has 2 valves per cylinder.
The 149 CC engine produces a peak power of 12.4 PS @ 7250 RPM and a peak torque of 13.6 Nm @ 5500 RPM. It is mated to a 5 speed manual transmission gearbox.
Yamaha FZ-X Colour Options, Design and Features
Yamaha FZ-X comes in 3 colour options in India. These are- Metallic Blue, Matt Copper and Matt Black.
When it comes to design, the FZ-X looks quite sporty and modern. It seems inspired by a sports watch or sporting gear with a lot of ruggedness reflecting from most of its design elements. The use of matt black finish is in plenty all across the bike. You can see this black styling at the front mud-guards, engine, exhaust lines, mufflers headlamp covers, cows as well as the rear of the FZ-X.
This unique Bi-Functional LED headlamp with LED DRLs and projector lamp system not only looks like out of a robo movie, it is seems very functional and practical. It give the bike a out-of-the-crowd look as well.
LCD Digital meter on the Yamaha FZ-X looks quite modern and appealing. There is also a USB port provided for charging a smartphone while riding.
Large black alloys give it a lot of character. The thick rubber, large petal disk brakes (282 mm front and 220 mm rear), use of satin finish silver metal on the sides, classic retro style seats, and blacked-out muffler give the bike a lot of rugged and macho character. The rear of the bike also gets a disk brake. It also offers single-channel ABS for safety.
The tail lamp is probably the most subtle and simple looking element of this motorcycle but it still looks classy and smart.
Overall, the Yamaha FZ-X has a lot of style, technology, connectivity, gadgetry, features and sporty-factor to be a youth magnet.