Yamaha has been always renowned for adding sporty looks and designs to its Fazer bike series. The latest addition to the Fazer series is the Fazer FI version 2.0 which is an upgrade over the earlier Yamaha Fazer. Today, we will provide you with an in-depth look about the new Fazer.
Design and Style
The Yamaha 2.0 FI retains the core Fazer DNA which has been a trademark of this very popular bike series due to its sporty looks and stunning design. The latest model has been upgraded to include dual headlights, new graphics and a fairing mounted rear-view mirrors on the handlebar. Also added to the bike are split seats, tire-hugger, a new silencer canister, and a rear license plate enclosure.
The bike is very lightweight due to the diamond frame used in the making which helps to deliver a power-packed performance on the city roads. The latest model has an extended wheelbase of about 1330 mm to improve stability and has a ground clearance of around 160 mm. Yamaha has done well to give the bike an appealing and modern look.
The Fazer 2.0 FI features a fully digitalized instrument console to help the rider. It contains most of the features you would require out of a bike console including a digitalized speedometer, tachometer, fuel gauge and a trip meter. The digital console also contains an ECO indicator light. It will lighten up whenever the bike is driven in an eco-friendly manner with settings of low fuel along with oil and battery indicators.
Dimensions and Fuel Tank Capacity
The bike is a tad bit smaller from being 2000 mm in length by just 10 mm. Also, it has a width of 760 mm and measures about 1115 mm in height. The bike weights a heavy 137kgs without the weight of fuel counted in. It comes with a very big tank with a fuel capacity of 12 Liters to provide you with decent Yamaha Fazer Mileage.
Engine and Gearbox
The Fazer FI version 2.0 is fitted with a 4-stroke, 149cc air-cooled, single cylinder engine at the heart of the machine. The engine is SOHC, fuel-injected one and is able to provide the bike with a maximum power of 12.9 BHP at 8000 rpm. The maximum torque provided by the engine is about 12.8 Nm at 6000 rpm. The gearbox is fitted with a manual 5-speed transmission along with a constant wet multi-plate clutch system.
The Yamaha Fazer Mileage as described by the company is about 45-50kmpl on the highways. However, the mileage reduces down to about 35-40kmpl when driven on the city roads. The bike is able to attain a top speed of 118kmph which is phenomenally good for a bike in this segment.
Brakes and Suspension
The Yamaha Fazer 2.0 is well equipped with front 267 mm hydraulic disc brakes to provide you with better grip and stability. Also, the rear end is fitted with 130mm drum brakes. The bike also includes telescopic fork suspensions on the front end with mono-shock absorbers at the rear.
Shades and Price
The Bike is decently priced at INR 83,850 and is available in three vibrant colors of Red Dawn, Black hawk and White Cloud for the customers to buy.
The Last Words
The Yamaha Fazer FI 2.0 is one of the best-in class bikes available in this segment and provides the rider with all the features you want from a top quality bike including good design, better performance and an average Yamaha Fazer Mileage of around 40-45kmpl.