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Yamaha FZ25 BS6 – Features, Colors, Price, Pros and Cons

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Yamaha has recently updated the design of FZ25. The bike now looks more sharp than bulky which was the case before. The motorcycle now gets a complete aesthetic update with LED headlamps. But the instrument cluster on this motorcycle is still old which now looks dated. So we have included everything which you need to know about the Yamaha FZ25 BS6. Read the article to know more.

Engine of the Yamaha FZ25 BS6:

The Yamaha FZ25 BS6 is powered by the same 249 cc, 4-stroke, single cylinder, air cooled, fuel injected, SOHC, gasoline engine which puts out 20.51 bhp of power @8,000 rpm and 20.1 Nm of torque @6,000 rpm. The power goes to the wheel through a 5-speed manual transmission. The bike has 74 mm bore, 58 mm stroke and the engine doesn’t have very high compression ratio(9.8:1) which results in lower engine stress and increases the engine life. The engine on the Yamaha FZ25 BS6 is very well refined and reliable. The fuel tank capacity is 14 litres.

Brakes, Wheels and Suspension of the Yamaha FZ25 BS6:

The braking duty is done by a 282 mm single front and 220 mm single rear disc brakes. The wheels on the Yamaha FZ25 BS6 is of 17 inches and are mated with a 100/80 section front and 140/70 section rear tyres. The wheels are tubeless non radial and the wheel type is alloy. The front suspension duty is done by a telescopic fork while the rear suspension is equipped with a 7-speed adjustable monoshock suspension.

Dimension and Chassis:

The Yamaha FZ25 BS6 weighs 153 kgs and has 2015 mm length, 775 mm width, 1075 mm height, 1360 mm wheelbase, 160 mm ground clearance, 795 mm seat height and is underpinned by a diamond frame chassis.

Price, Variants and Colors:

The motorcycle is available in 5 different colors which includes Metallic Black, Racing Blue, Patina Green, White-Vermilion. The motorcycle is available in 2 different variants which costs 1,97,491 rupees for the standard variant and 2,03,608 rupees for the S variant.

Features of the Yamaha FZ25 BS6:

The Yamaha FZ25 BS6 doesn’t stand out in-terms of features as it retains the same instrument cluster as before. The motorcycle gets a digital odometer, DRLs, Dual Channel ABS, Automatic Headlight On (AHO), digital speedometer, fuel gauge, digital tachometer, side stand alarm, 2 trip meters, gear position indicator, low fuel indicator, low oil indicator, gear shift light, engine kill switch and a clock.

The motorcycle now gets LED lightings all around. LED headlight and LED taillights are standard across the variants. The motorcycle is equipped with a 12 V, 6,0 Ah battery. But the motorcycle misses out on slipper clutch and other features which are must in this price point.

Engine Type Air cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve
Displacement 249 cc
Bore & Stroke 74.0×58.0mm
Compression Ratio 9.8:1
Maximum Horse Power 20.8PS(15.3kW)/ 8000rpm
Transmission type Constant mesh,5-speed
Clutch type Wet,multiple disc
Maximum torque 20.1N.m(2.0kgf.m)/ 6000rpm
Fuel system Fuel injection
Starting system type Electric starter

 

Overall L x W x H 2,015 mm x 775 mm x 1,075 mm
Minimum turning radius 2.5m
Seat Height 795mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 14L
Wheelbase 1360mm
Minimum ground clearance 160mm
Weight
(with oil & a full fuel tank)
153kg

 

Tyre size (Front) 100/ 80-17M/ C 52P – Tubeless
Tyre size (Rear) 140/ 70-17M/ C 66S – Tubeless
Inner tube
(diameter of front fork)
41.0 mm
Frame type Diamond
Brake type (Front) Disc Brake (282mm)
Brake type (Rear) Disc Brake (220mm)
Suspension type (front/rear) Telescopic fork / 7-Step Adjustable Monocross Suspension

 

Battery 12 V, 6.0 Ah
Headlight LED
Daytime Running Light LED
Brake/ Tail Light LED
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Fuel gauge Digital
Fuel consumption indicator Equipped
Clock Digital
Sidestand engine cut-off switch Equipped
ABS Dual Channel ABS

 

Pros:

  • Reliable Engine
  • Low end power is great
  • looks good
  • LED lighting
  • Cheapest 250 cc motorcycle
  • Good motorcycle for city usage thanks to its great low end grunt
  • Comfortable ridding posture

Cons:

  • Top end performance is not that great
  • Power is not enough for a 250 cc bike
  • Misses out on lots of features
  • Misses out on 6th gear

 

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