Yamaha FZ-07 Short Review
The much awaited 2015 Yamaha FZ-07 Arriving soon to India. This is said to be the FZ-09’s little twin and priced at $6990. The all-new 2015 FZ-07 coming with a 689cc liquid-cooled, dohc, eight-valve parallel-twin engine. You can enjoy powerful performance with the 74 horsepower and 50 pound-feet of torque on ride.
Engine, Gears and Performance
Yamaha FZ-07 packed with a 689cc, 4-valves, 4-stroke engine. This is a powerful and aggressive looking upcoming sports bike in India. This engine offers 689cc engine displacement. The engine makes 74 Bhp @ 9000 rpm power and 68 Nm @ 6500 rpm torque on ride.
It is mated with 6 Speed gears transmission. Engine features Liquid Cooling engine type. The machine is powerful and can makes 80.0mm x 68.6mm bore and stroke. 11.5:1 is the compression ratio. Yamaha FZ-07 features EFI fuel delivery and offers TCI (Transistor Controlled Ignition) ignition system. It is fuel efficient ad can return 58 mpg mileage.
Dimensions and Capacities
The bike equipped with 140.00 mm ground clearance and have 179.00 kg weight. On external it measures a 82.1 in. length, 29.3 in. width and 42.9 in. height. It gets a larger wheelbase of 1400.00 mm. 31.7 in. seat height is suitable for comfortable travelling. 3.7 gal. is the fuel capacity of Yamaha FZ-07.
Price, Colors, Variants and Launch Date
The bike available in attractive color shades of Liquid Graphite, Rapid Red, Pearl White. It is expected to launched soon in India, around 2015. The high price is the disappointing side of this bike, which is not affordable for all category of people. It is expected to be priced around Rs. 7,00,000/- in ex-showroom. Yamaha FZ-07 available in single variant only.
Brakes and Suspension
You have good safety and stability options in this bike. A full array of warning and indicator lights ensures best class visibility. Suspension used is full array of warning and indicator lights front suspension. Rear gets single shock with adjustable preload, 5.1 in. of travel. Brakes fitted is a 282mm front disc brakes and 245mm rear disc brakes for good braking. Larger wheelbase, powerful headlight, good kerb weight and wider tires ensures class leading stability on ride.
Features and Options
Yamaha FZ-07 gets additional features like Stand Alarm, Self Start, Step-up Seat, Pass-light etc. The instrument cluster – dash is very beautiful. It gets a full LCD unit packed with digital bar-type tachometer, gear position indicator, digital speedometer, odometer, dual trip meters, fuel gauge, fuel reserve trip meter and clock. Alloy wheels make the bike stylish and 120/70-ZR17 front tire and 180/55-ZR17 rear tire is good for safe ride.
The price of Yamaha FZ-07 is very high and makes it unreachable for common people. Yamaha is well known for offering sports bike with power and style combination in proportion. If your budget is low for the purchase of a sports bike from Yamaha, you can consider alternatives, which offers big street presence and cheap in price.
The list includes Yamaha Fazer – Yamaha Fazer version 1.0 is currently available in market. The Yamaha Fazer version 2.0 is ready to launch in India. Yamaha FZ FI Version 2.0 is said to be the best bike in this segment. Yamaha FZS FI Version 2.0 is the 2014 model from Yamaha packed with 149cc, 4-stroke, BLUE CORE engine.
Yamaha FZ-07 or MT 07 Full Technical Specifications
Yamaha FZ – 07
|Engine||689cc, 4-valves, 4-stroke|
|Max power||74 Bhp @ 9000 rpm|
|Max torque||68 Nm @ 6500 rpm|
|Gears and transmission||6 Speed|
|Clutch||Wet, multiple-disc coil spring|
|Ground Clearance||140.00 mm|
|Fuel Guage and Speedometer||Digital|
|Dimensions (Length x Width x Height)||2085.00 mm x 745.00 mm x 1090.00 mm|
|Suspension front||Telescopic Forks|
|Suspension rear||Horizontal shock|
|Breaks (rear)||245mm Disc|
|Tacho Meter and trip meter||Digital|
|Low oil/fuel /battery indicator||Yes|
|Deep Armor, Matt Grey, Competition White, Race Blue and Racing Red||yes|