Both the new bikes are lighter than outgoing models.
Side Stand Engine Cutoff Switch comes as standard feature on the FZ range.
Yamaha Motorcycle Connect X Bluetooth tech makes its way to the FZS FI.
Yamaha India has introduced the 2021 FZ Series in the country. The 2021 Yamaha FZ FI price starts at Rs 1.03 lakh while the 2021 Yamaha FZS FI price is tagged at Rs 1.07 lakh (both the prices mentioned here are ex-showroom), Delhi. The Japanese brand has added a couple of new features on the FZ range while also improving their styling quotient at the same time. The new FZ FI is available in two colour schemes namely Racing Blue and Metallic black while the FZS FI can be availed in five exciting colour options - Matte red (new), Dark matte blue, Matte black, Dark knight & Vintage Edition.
New Yamaha FZS FI and FZ FI are lighter than their predecessors by 2 kgs as they now weigh 135 kgs. As for features, both the motorcycles cater to LED headlight, wider rear radial tyre, two level single-piece seating and single channel ABS. The new standard feature introduced by Yamaha in the entire FZ range is the Side Stand Engine Cutoff Switch. Furthermore, the exhaust system has been re-tuned to provide a better sound note. The 2021 FZS FI also boasts of Yamaha's Connect X Bluetooth technology with several additional features in the form of “Answer back”, “E-lock”, “Locate my bike”, “Hazard”, etc. In fact, the company is also offering a new 3D emblem for better styling. There is no mechanical change in both the bikes as they continue to draw power from a BS6 compliant 149cc fuel-injected petrol engine.
Speaking on the occasion, 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 FZSFI, we have decided to make it as a mandatory feature for our FZS FI Models. We are committed to offer 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."
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