Yamaha India finally launched the FZ and FZ-S version 3.0. The main highlight for this third generation is the new design and ABS. The FZ will be holding a price tag of Rs 95,000 (ex-showroom Delhi) and the FZ-S priced Rs 97,000 (ex-showroom Delhi).
Yamaha FZ V3 Design.
The all new FZ V3 gets hosts of design updates. At the front, it gets new aggressive LED headlamps. In addition, it also receives new body panels, also new grille like element can be seen from the front on the tank. When viewed from the side you can notice a single seat and design update at the rear, similar to the FZ 250. The addition of new alloys and the exhaust cover adds another sporty touch to the bike.
New LCD instrument cluster can be seen over the raised handled bar. The bike now comes with 5mm thick seats and 16% more seat area and 22 mm higher seating position. Available colours on the FZ are :- Matt Black, Dark Matt Blue, Gray and Cyan Blue, Metric Black and Racing Blue.
Yamaha FZ V3 Ride members
There’s no change with the engine, it still gets the fuel injected 149 cc single cylinder, SOHC engine. This unit is an air cooled unit and is coupled with a 5-speed manual transmission. It produces 13 BHP at 8000 rpm and 12.8 Nm at 6000 rpm. All new FZ V3 2019, gets Bosch ABS whereas the FZ-S gets rear disc brake. Suspension unit too remains unchanged and use the same 41 mm telescopic front and swing arm rear suspension unit.