YAMAHA’S ALL NEW FZ25 STREETFIGHTER DEBUTS IN NEPAL
Kathmandu, 16 August 2017
MAW Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., authorized distributor of Yamaha motorcycles and scooters in Nepal, today has launched the much awaited FZ25 to its successful and popular FZ Series. The new model FZ25 has been developed with a newly designed air-cooled with oil cooler, 249 cc, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve, single-cylinder, high-torque fuel-injected engine on a lightweight frame (148 Kg) enabling the joy of control as the rider intends. These features will establish the FZ25 as a “Powerful, Mid-Class, Street Fighter” for the Next FZ World.
The design emphasizes both the senses of mass forward layout and downforce, evoking the powerful muscles of an athlete. This newly launched street model delivers riding enjoyment as well as excellent fuel efficiency and environmental performance and is targeted for biking enthusiasts in the age group of 20s to mid 30s.
The wide speculations finally made it to the much awaited grand launch today at the Radisson Hotel, Kathmandu as the new model was revealed to public applause and delight. The FZ25 will be available at across all authorized Yamaha dealerships in three exciting color schemes – “Ballistic Blue”, “Warrior White” and “Knight Black”. The price of the new model is Rs. 344,900 only.
Based on a reliable 249 cc single-cylinder engine proven on sport bikes for the Japanese market, the model’s engine has been fine-tuned and optimized for the Nepalese traffic environment, primarily in the intake/exhaust systems and the ignition system. Building on the reputation, the new model has been developed with Yamaha’s New Generation Engine Development Ideal – ‘Blue Core’ featuring overall improved performance including fuel efficiency, acceleration and environmental friendliness. The model is compliant to BS IV emission standards.
With its maximum power output of 20.9 PS at 8,000 rpm and maximum torque of 20 Nm at 6,000 rpm, the new 249 cc model also offers an impressive array of new features including the LED headlight and an LCD instrument cluster with a high-quality look evoking a sense of innovation, a mudguard that moves with the swing arm, wheels with a spoke design like that of MT Series bikes and racing style footpads (rear seats) making it an irresistible option as the top-end model of the FZ Series. At the same time, it offers the nimbleness and easy-to-use character for daily use as well as riding excitement in a variety of usage scenes.
“The FZ series has been a successful series since its launch in Nepal in 2008. Introduction of FI technology in this series has resulted increased performance and mileage. In fact, is performing very well not only in Nepal but in South Asia as a whole and established a strong brand in its segment,’ Mr.Vishnu Kumar Agarwal, Managing Director, MAW Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. said in the launch event, ‘Now riders can step up to the higher range model and we are happy to offer an option with more power, More Torque for higher pick up, impressive new features, masculine looks and aggressive style.’He also expressed confidence that new model will lead FZ series to a new level of riding experience.