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Yamaha Motor Updates Model Range Including YZF-R15, Fascino and FZ With BS IV Engines

Yamaha has updated its entire model range along with new colour options and AHO (Auto Headlamp On) feature.


Updated:March 30, 2017, 6:36 PM IST
Yamaha Motor Updates Model Range Including YZF-R15, Fascino and FZ With BS IV Engines
The Yamaha R3. Image used for representational purpose. (Photo: Manav Sinha/News18.com)

Since only BS IV emission norm compliant vehicles are allowed to be sold from April 1, 2017, automakers have been updating their line up with updates in order to meet the guidelines. India Yamaha Motor has joined the list and has updated its entire model range with the same, along with new colour options and AHO (Auto Headlamp On) feature.

Motorcycle variants

Yamaha’s Blue Core enabled models like FZ-S FI, FZ FI, Fazer FI and SZ-RR have been upgraded to BS IV engine with AHO feature.

The new FZ-S FI and FZ FI comes with an advanced midship muffler, wide tubeless radials (rear), disc brake (front), split tandem seat with split grab bar, mono-cross suspension and muscular front fork. The new variant of the Fazer FI comes with aerodynamic front cowl, all new fuel injection engine, mono-cross suspension and split tandem seat. The SZ-RR comes with aggressive graphics, disc brake (front), wide comfortable seat and split grab bar.

The engine specifications of the variants Yamaha FZ-S FI, FZ FI and Fazer FI remains unchanged with the same 149cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve, single-cylinder, fuel-injected engine based on the Blue Core Engine Development whereas SZ RR will continue with a 149 cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve, single cylinder carburetor engine.

Scooter Variants

India Yamaha Motor Pvt. Ltd has launched the BS IV upgraded engine with AHO feature for its best selling scooters in new colour schemes and graphics to create more excitement amongst customers. The Fascino range has been introduced in refreshing colours whereas Cygnus Alpha is introduced in both disc brake and drum brake variants.

The lightest (103 kg) of all Yamaha scooters, Fascino offers easy handling for daily use and added new features. The new Cygnus Alpha scooter comes in two categories of Disc-brake and Drum-brake colour variants.

The engine specifications of the newly launched variants of both Fascino and Cygnus Alpha remains unchanged with 113cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2 valve engine based on the Blue Core Engine Development ideal on a lightweight frame. These vibrant and stylish new variants are targeted towards the youngsters between the ages of 18 and 28 who always look at upgrading to a more stylish product by adding it to their elegant personality.

Roy Kurian, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd, said, “The new motorcycle and scooter variants with extra style and advanced BS IV compliant engine offers more value to the aspirational customers of Yamaha. The new variants get the Auto Headlamp-On (AHO) feature which the government has made mandatory for all two wheelers in India. Yamaha’s focus is to keep innovating in order to keep up with the current trends of the market. The launch of new variants for all of Yamaha’s scooter and motorcycle models is in line with Yamaha’s promise to constantly delight the customers illustrating how the market has responded to Yamaha’s products.”

FZ-S FIRs 82789
FZ FIRs 80726
Fazer FIRs 87935
SZ-RRRs 67694
FascinoRs 54330
Cygnus Aplha (Disc)Rs 54586
Cygnus AlphaRs 51369

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| Edited by: Manav Sinha
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