Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer Yamaha has slashed the prices of its two popular bikes in India, the FZ 25 and FZS 25.
The price of Yamaha FZ 25 has been cut by Rs 18,800 and the price of Yamaha FZS 25 has also been cut by up to Rs 19,300.
With the price cut, the Yamaha FZ 25 is now available with a price tag of Rs 1,34,800, while the FZS 25 is now priced at Rs 1,39,300, which is quite affordable, relatively speaking.
Now, both these quarter-litre motorcycles are more affordable than the Yamaha YZF R15 v3 which is priced between Rs 1.52 lakh to Rs 1.54 lakh and the MT-15 priced between Rs 1.40 lakh to Rs 1.41 lakh.
If you are wondering why Yamaha is cutting the prices of these bikes while other automakers are increasing the prices of two-wheelers, then it is because of the lower input cost of these models.
So the company decided to pass some benefits to its customers hoping to increase the sales of Yamaha FZ 25 and Yamaha FZS 25.
Yamaha FZ 25 and FZS 25 Specifications
In terms of features and specifications, the Yamaha FZ 25 and FZS 25 come with a 249cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder engine that produces 20.8 PS of peak power and 20.1 Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed sequential gearbox.
Both the motorcycles get a fully digital LCD instrument console, an all-LED lighting system which includes an LED projector headlamp and many more.
The bikes come with 17-inch alloy wheels at both the ends that are mated to tubeless tires (100/80 front and 140/70 rear).
The bike gets telescopic forks at the front and 7-step adjustable monocross suspension at the rear for suspension control. Both the bikes have disc brakes at the front and rear wheels. it also has Dual-channel ABS for safety.
In 2021, Yamaha India is planning to launch a new motorcycle with a retro-themed design called the FZ-X in India soon. This upcoming model will be powered by a 149cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder engine (12.4 PS and 13.3 Nm), which will be powered by FZ-Fi v3.