Yamaha Fazer FI V2
Market status: Available in Bangladesh
Introduction: YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 is a bike in the FZ series of YAMAHA’s stable. If you are a biker from Bangladesh, you must know that the FZ series in Bangladesh and the subcontinent is a favorite. This series set the benchmark on its launch back in the days and all the other manufacturers followed soon. The 2nd version of the famous series has been present in Bangladesh for quite some time now. The bikes of YAMAHA are currently sold by ACI Motors Ltd. The FAZER FI v2.0 is one of the most favorite bikes in this country and subcontinent. See pictures of Yamaha FAZER FI V2.0 here.
History: YAMAHA FAZER was first launched back in 2008 along with the FZ series. This has gone under serious changes in between with different iterations. The first major refresh is done with updated body and engine specification giving birth to the FAZER FI V2.0. Basically the whole bike is built from ground up. The bike was first launched in the middle of 2014 in India and for 2018 model it was refreshed again with improved FI system. Everyone was eagerly waiting for this bike to come in Bangladesh. This bike now comes with a decreased engine displacement of 149cc instead of the former 153cc one in the era when every other manufacturer is trying to throw a bigger mill in their offerings.
Features: Key features of YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 are described in a nutshell below.
This semi-faired bike features a design that is striking with a strong presence in the streets and gives sheer support for touring on the highways. Combined with a refined engine and its performance, this bike delivers benchmark-level performance. The styling shows off pure class. The bike has been filled with features useful for the enthusiast bikers in mind. The bike now gets a Split-style seat.
The shape of the bike attracts the rider to climb on and pull the throttle wide open and get lost in the highways. The head and taillight assembly are both renewed and now feature a LCD display in the fully digitized instrument cluster. The beautiful chassis and the fairing provides utmost comfort while riding it.
The seating is very much comfortable with an upright rider triangle and widened pipe handlebar ideal for sports-commuting. The fuel tank is also very cool to look at with an iconic shape and the minimalistic graphics on the attractive body colors also add up to the cool factor of this bike. There are also wide tyres at the ends of the long-wheelbase that build the rider’s confidence.
There are two colors of the YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 in Bangladesh. Both the colors available for this bike are very attractive and they are:
- Midnight Black
- Burning Red
Overall the bike has a distinct stance for standing out in the crowd. And from any angle, you know it’s a FAZER.
Body Dimensions: The YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 is an amazing performance motorcycle. The wheelbase is 1330mm on which the 137 kg bike stands. The bike is balanced very well for its time-tested Diamond frame. The bike has now got a 12 L fuel tank which feeds the engine through the Fuel Injection system and ignited by TCI (Transistor Controlled Ignition) system.
The overall length of YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 is 2073 mm while the width and height are kept at 760 mm and 1115 mm. The ground clearance is 160 mm and the seat height is 790 mm.
Engine & Transmission: YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 possesses a 4-stroke, single cylinder, SOHC, 2-Valve, air-cooled engine with Fuel Injection. This engine’s Power & Torque figures are as follows: 13.2 PS @8000 RPM & 12.8 Nm @ 6000 RPM. This wet-sump lubricated machine is paired with a 5-speed Manual constant mesh transmission. The expected mileage is 38-42 kmpL and the engine has 1.2 L Engine Oil capacity.
Suspension, Brakes, Wheels: The suspension system of this bike has a set of trusted Telescopic forks up front and a Mono Shock at the rear. The front brake is a 267 mm Disc paired to the 5-spoke alloy wheel with 100/80-17 M/C 52P tyre. The rear brake is a 130 mm Drum attached to the 5-spoke alloy wheel that is wrapped in 140/60R-17 M/C 63P tyre. Both the wheels have tubeless tyre for better performance and to avoid sudden deflation.
Best For: The YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 is targeted to the sporty-minded commuters and occasional tourers. The bike is mainly built for the inter-city commutes and so, the highway ride ability is excellent in this motorcycle. Just the catch is, the turning radius is large and so moving through nooks and corns of city are a bit tougher than some of the competitors. College and university students and young people are the target customers of this sporty bike. The bike has excellent design language to remind you its freshness as well as has enough performance to tackle almost every riding needs. You can see YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0’s first impression review here by BikeBD.
Competitors: The main competitors of YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 are the likes of:
- BAJAJ Pulsar AS 150
- SUZUKI GXXER SF FI
- HONDA X Blade
- TVS Apache RTR 160 4V
The competitors are facing a challenging fight from YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 as it ticks nearly all the boxes at a time questionable by the bikers of this class. But the price is a bit on the higher side of the spectrum. You can compare Yamaha FAZER FI v2 price here with the competitors.
Specification: Yamaha Fazer FI V2
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- What is the gear shift pattern of YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0?
YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 has a 5-speed manual transmission with wet multiplate clutch which is arranged in a return pattern and operated by a toe shifter. The bike’s gear ratios are a little bit tweaked for better street performance. However, the pattern is: 1-N-2-3-4-5.Answer by : jojo on Dec 25, 2020 04:18:48 PM
- What is the mileage of YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0?
There are no company-claimed mileage of YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0. We expect the bike to give around 38-42 kmpL in Dhaka city and more on others.Answer by : jojo on Dec 25, 2020 04:19:15 PM
- Is YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 able to handle highway rides?
The YAMAHA FAZER FI V2.0 is meant to be ridden in the highways for the highway performance is amazing. The bike is extremely well-balanced and all. Almost the windblasts at highway are going to get cut by the semi-fairing. So, it is very much possible to ride the FAZER FI v2.0 in the highways. That said, if you need the same performance and yet want those to be in a more city-friendly manner, YAMAHA FZ-S FI V2.0 is built precisely for serving that purpose.Answer by : jojo on Dec 25, 2020 04:19:41 PM