Yamaha FZ-09 Short Review
Yamaha FZ-09 is a powerful upcoming bike from Yamaha. Yamaha FZ-09 available in single model and attractive color shades. The bike also known as Yamaha MT 09. It is a hot Three Cylinder Street Bike. This is said to be first motorcycle powered its new three cylinder engine by Yamaha.
Currently the bike is launched for the European market and may launch in India soon. The bike is well known for sports bike enthusiasts, with its tag and video “Dark Side of Japan” a few weeks back.
The aluminum, tapered-type handlebars is offered for Yamaha FZ-09 sports bike. This is a first for a Yamaha sport bike, which ensures good balance of strength and light weight. deeply recessed knee grip area of fuel tank can offer narrow seat/tank juncture.
Compact, hexagonal-type rear view mirrors are also offered in this model. A newly designed lightweight, compact, full LCD instrument panel is beautiful. Brake pedal, shift pedal, and footrests are made of forged aluminum. The LED taillight has separate left and right lamps also.
Key Technical Features
- 847cc, Liquid Cooled engine
- 847cc engine displacement
- 225 kmph top speed
- TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
- 115 Bhp @ 10000 rpm power output
- 87.5 Nm @ 8500 rpm torque
- 6 Speed engine transmission
- 78.0 x 59.1 bore and stroke
- Diamond chassis and liquid Cooling engine
Engine, Gears, Mileage and Performance
It is powered by 847cc, Liquid Cooled engine with 847cc engine displacement. The engine can churns out 115 Bhp @ 10000 rpm power output and 87.5 Nm @ 8500 rpm torque on ride. It gets all new CF aluminum die-cast frame that is special for improves rigidity.
It is mated with 6 Speed engine transmission and offers 78.0 x 59.1 bore and stroke on ride. This powerful bike comes with Diamond chassis and liquid Cooling engine. It can reach 225 kmph to speed. 44 MPG is the combined Gas mileage of this bike and offers 162miles range.
Other Technical Specifications
- 188.00 kg weight
- 135.00 mm Ground Clearance
- 14.00 ltrs Fuel Tank
- 1440.00 mm Wheelbase
- Alloys and Tubeless Tyres
- Telescopic forks front suspension
- Swingarm rear suspension
- 298mm Disc front brakes
- 245mm Disc rear brakes
- Stand alarm, self start and alloys
Dimensions and Features
Yamaha FZ-09 measures 188.00 kg weight and 135.00 mm Ground Clearance. The bike also features 14.00 ltrs Fuel Tank and 1440.00 mm Wheelbase. Additional features includes Alloys and Tubeless Tyres. Other features are Stand alarm, self start and alloys as additional. It gets 120/70-ZR17 tyres in front and 180/55-ZR17 tyres at rear.
Brakes and Suspension
The bike packed with good suspension and braking option. Suspension used in Yamaha FZ-09 is the Telescopic forks front suspension and rear gets Swingarm rear suspension. This USD forks, which only offer preload and rebound adjustments. Brakes used is the 298mm Disc front brakes and 245mm Disc rear brakes for added safety.
- Deep Armor
- Blazing Orange
- Matt Grey
- Race Blu colours
Yamaha also launched the Yamaha FZ-07 version with features like 689cc, 4-valves, 4-stroke engine, 74 Bhp @ 9000 rpm power, 68 Nm @ 6500 rpm torque, 6 Speed gears transmission, 140.00 mm ground clearance and 179.00 kg weight on ride. A low cost model from Yamaha sports bike category is the Yamaha FZ FI Version 2.0 priced Rs. 76,250/- Ex-Showroom, Delhi.
Price, Variants and Launch date in India
Yamaha MT-09 or FZ 09 may launch in India soon, but as a CBU only. The price is very high when comparing with other available sports bikes in India in this category. Currently the 2014 Yamaha FZ/MT-09 priced at $7,990 in the US and £6799 in the UK. It is available in Single model.
Technical Specifications of Yamaha FZ-09/MT 09
|Technical Specifications||Yamaha MT-09|
|Engine||847cc three cylinder mill|
|Bore and stroke||78.0 x 59.1|
|Power||113 HP at 10,000 rpm|
|Torque||64.5 foot pounds of torque from 8,500 rpm|
|Tyres||Alloys and Tubeless Tyres|
|Brakes||298mm discs in the front and a single 245mm disc at the rear|
|Suspension||41mm USD forks with preload and rebound adjustments|
|Dimensions||188.00 kg weight, 135.00 mm Ground Clearance and 1440.00 mm Wheelbase, 14.00 ltrs fuel tank|