Yamaha has introduced its ‘Brutal Beauty’ in the market i.e. Yamaha FZ1. The bike is a naked machine in the 1000 cc bike segment and can compete with good strength with meaner Kawasaki Z1000 and the Triumph Speed Triple.
IN DEPTH ANALYSIS:
Supporting its name ‘Brutal Beauty’, the bike has got an aggressive and macho look which screams brilliant road presence. The bull looking face seems like it can thrash anyone. It doesn’t have any cowl and visor and giving it a naked look is the edgy headlight with twin pilot lamps and tiny indicators. It get its tense yet attacking look from the instrument console sitting above the headlight forming the forehead of the bike. Front fender adds visual bulk to the bike and gives front forks a nasty look. The engine cover is black in color with four pipes coming out of engine giving this bike a dashing look. The short type silencer, split seat and muscular tank adds up to the sporty looks and compliments the compact appearance of the bike. The rear of the bike features a drawn out fender and side indicators along with the eye- catching extremely broad rear tire (190/ 50).
The instrument console of FZ1 has a combined analogue digital panel showing round shaped analogue tachometer at the right side and digital speedometer, odometer and 2- trip meters at the left. The other LED indicators can also be seen which uses orange color for illumination at night.
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POWER AND PERFORMANCE:
Yamaha FZ1 has got a powerful engine, it is powered by a 998 cc four cylinder, liquid cooled, 4- stroke, DOHC engine which can produce a massive power output of 148 bhp @ 11000 rpm and an equally massive torque of 106 Nm which can be achieved at 8000 rpm. The engine is mated with manual six speed gearbox with a one gear down and five gears up shift pattern.
Looking at the suspension of the bike, it has telescopic forks at front and swing arm suspension at the rear side. As far as the braking system of the bike is concerned, it features dual hydraulic disc brake of 320 mm at front and single disc brake of 245 mm at the back. In addition to these, to stop this speeding beast, the rear brake is attached to a single- pot pin- slide caliper.
FZ1 is built for high speed cruising and it does so in very easy manner as you can conveniently cross the speed of 160km/hr without any problem. It can reach to a high speed of 200 km/ hr. The bike will give you a mileage of around 15km/hr.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY:
It is available in two colors- white and black. The price of the bike is Rs. 1072046.
Thus it can be concluded that Yamaha FZ 1 is a well -rounded vehicle worth consideration for the modern day metropolitan man. If you are looking for a bike with a unique style range, a powerful yet boasting performance and last but not least a guaranteed smooth ride, then Yamaha FZ1 is an optimal choice for you. It will enhance your style and automobile sense in the so called trendy society of today. Follow your heart and go for it. It is one of the best bikes from the house of Yamaha at present in the Indian market. Yamaha owns a huge chunk of market with its astonishing and sleek bikes. Just follow the right trend. Follow the Yamaha. Go for it.
Have a great and safe riding experience. Wear all safety gears before riding.
Say yes Yamaha.