Yamaha has launched the 2021 FZ and the FZS in India. Both motorcycles feature subtle design changes and also add in few additional features.
Commenting on this launch, Motofumi Shitara, Chairman, Yamaha Motor India Group of Companies said, “FZ is an iconic brand of Yamaha and in India, we want to recreate its excitement every year with additional features and new offerings. Last year, we had launched the Yamaha Motorcycle Connect X Application in Dark Knight & Vintage models as an accessory. This feature was accepted well by our customers & moving forward with today’s launch of FZS-FI, we have decided to make it a mandatory feature for our FZS FI Models.” Further adding, “We are committed to offering something exceptional to the motorcycling customers of India & today we are upgrading our popular FZ series with features like Side Stand Engine Cutoff Switch & Inbuilt Bluetooth Connectivity for FZS-FI.”
The 2021 FZ-Fi now comes in two new colours. They are Racing Blue and Metallic Black, while the FZS-Fi model is offered in a new Matte Red colour. The new color options will be offered alongside the standard colours as well, so buyers can pick whichever colours they want.
Additionally, the new 2021 Yamaha FZS-Fi also comes with a Bluetooth-enabled Yamaha Motorcycle Connect X tech. That offers, some great features, and it includes an answer-back, locate-my-bike, e-lock, and many other awesome features.
No other changes have been made to the motorcycles. Also, both of the motorcycles are powered by the same 149cc BS6-compliant single-cylinder air-cooled engine. The engine produces 12.4bhp at 7250rpm and 13.6Nm of torque at 5500rpm, and it is paired with a five-speed gearbox as well.
Now boils down to the price of these new motorcycles, the 2021 Yamaha FZ-Fi has been priced at Rs 1.03 lakh, while the 2021 FZS-Fi comes with a price tag of Rs 1.07 lakh.