Yamaha introduces the streetfighter FZ 25 in BS VI
~ The 249-cc all new FZS 25 is also unveiled ~
India Yamaha Motor Pvt Ltd. as a part of its electrifying brand campaign “The Call of the Blue” has introduced the BS VI compliant FZ 25 along with unveiling the all new FZS 25. The BS VI model of FZ 25 will have a 249-cc Air Cooled, SOHC, 4 Stroke, Single-cylinder Engine on a lightweight frame (153 kgs) and dual channel ABS. With a maximum horse power of 20.8 PS at 8000 r/min and a maximum torque of 20.1 N・m at 6000 r/min, the feature loaded new FZ 25 gets attractive new features like “Multi-Function Negative LCD Instrument Cluster”, “LED Day Time Running Lamp”, “Class D Bi Functional LED Headlight”, “Under cowling” and “Side Stand with Engine Cut-off Switch” in attractive color schemes. All such equipment along with the upright streetfighter riding position and a powerful and masculine design style sets the macho adventurer FZ 25 in BS VI to carve an adventurous experience out of Yamaha’s excitement, style and sport. The BS VI FZ 25 will be available in India from April 2020. The details of the all new FZS 25 will be announced later this year.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Motofumi Shitara, Chairman, Yamaha Motor India group of companies said, “Yamaha is determined to provide exciting two-wheeler experiences to the Indian customers, the one that has earned it a name to reckon with in the whole world. The Unique Style of Yamaha is well-crafted in all the current line up from the company. While the new FZ 25 will command street adventure with a new heart revving experience, the company’s objective to set the global racing excitement into Indian roads will close into a proportionate wholeness. In future, the company will look forward to bring more excitement on board as a part of its brand commitment in India.”
About Yamaha Motor India group of companies
Yamaha Motor made its initial foray into India in 1985 as a joint-venture. In August 2001, it became a 100% subsidiary of Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd, Japan (YMC). In 2008, Mitsui & Co., Ltd. entered into an agreement with YMC to become a joint-investor in India Yamaha Motor Private Limited (IYM). IYM's manufacturing facilities comprise of 3 State-of-the-art plants at Faridabad (Haryana), Surajpur (Uttar Pradesh) and Chennai (Tamil Nadu). The infrastructure at these plants support production of motorcycles and parts for the domestic as well as overseas markets.
YMC has established its subsidiaries - Yamaha Motor Research and Development India Pvt Ltd. (YMRI), Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt Ltd. (YMIS) and Yamaha Motor India Pvt Ltd. (YMI) in India to independently support IYM in development, sales & marketing of its products and overall business planning & regional control respectively.
Presently, its product portfolio includes: Sports model YZF-R3 (321 cc) with ABS, YZF-R15 version 3.0 (155 cc) with ABS, MT-15 (155 cc) with ABS; Blue-Core Technology enabled models such as FZ 25 (249 cc) with ABS, FZ S 25 (249 cc) with ABS, Fazer 25 (249 cc) with ABS, FZ-S FI (Fuel-Injected, 149 cc) with ABS, FZ FI (Fuel-Injected, 149 cc) with ABS, Saluto (125 cc) with UBS, Saluto RX (110 cc) with UBS and UBS enabled scooters like Fascino 125 FI, Ray ZR 125 FI, Street Rally 125 FI, Cygnus Ray ZR (113 cc), Fascino (113 cc), Cygnus Alpha (113 cc), Cygnus Ray Z (113 cc); latest superbike MT-09 (847 cc) and YZF-R1 (998 cc).