Yamaha Corporation [jamaha]) is a Japanese multinational corporation and conglomerate with a very wide range of products and services, predominantly musical instruments, electronics and power sports equipment.
It is one of the constituents of Nikkei 225 and is the world’s largest piano manufacturing company. The former motorcycle division became independent from the main company in 1955, forming Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd, although Yamaha Corporation is still the largest shareholder.
Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Launched; Starting Price- INR 52,000, Mileage- 66kpl
Merely a week after launching the Saluto RX 110cc commuter motorcycle, the Indian subsidiary of Yamaha has launched the new Cygnus Ray-ZR automatic scooter. Sales of the new scooter will commence on May-1, 2016. The new Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR made its public debut at the Auto Expo 2016 held in February this year.
The Yamaha Cugnus Ray-ZR price for the base model is INR 52,000 and this scooter delivers a claimed fuel mileage of 66 kpl. Speaking on the launch of the new scooter, Mr. Roy Kurian, VP-Sales & Marketing, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd. said, “Out of the total demand of two-wheelers in India, the scooter segment is soaring with 30% contribution to the sales and we are looking at 10% market share for this year. With Yamaha’s forte to cater to youngsters with its DNA of style, sportiness, and innovation, the new Cygnus Ray-ZR will surely be a treat for real boys, especially among the ones particularly keen on style and technology.
Since 2012, Yamaha’s Scooters were enthusiastically accepted in the market. With the launch of the Fascino in 2015, Yamaha further witnessed a steep growth in sales, which only testifies its strong product focus and market strategy. We are excited to launch the new Cygnus Ray-ZR which is all set to rev many hearts among Indian customers.” Read on for more Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Price, Mileage, Specifications and other details.
Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Price in India
The new Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR has gone on sale at a starting price of INR 52,000. Here’s the Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR price list –
|Yamaha Cygnus Ray ZR Price (Ex-Showroom, New Delhi)|
|Drum Brake Model||INR 52,000|
|Disc Brake Model||INR 54,000|
The new Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR becomes a part of the manufacturer’s long list of scooters on sale in India. This list now comprises of – Cygnus Ray-ZR, Ray-Z, Alpha, and Fascino.
Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Mileage, Specifications
The new Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR is based on the Ray-ZR automatic scooter. However, Yamaha says that the new scooter has been developed around the concept of a “Next-Generation Real Boy’s Scooter.”Mechanically, there isn’t much to differentiate between the new model and its donor sibling. However, the new scooter boasts of a fresher design. The Cygnus Ray-ZR gets a sharper and a more aggressive styling than the regular Ray-ZR.
Powering the new Cygnus Ray-ZR is an air-cooled SOHC, 4-stroke, 2-valve 113cc motor that benefits from Yamaha’s “BLUE CORE” tech to offer a fuel mileage of 66 kpl. The engine comes mated to a continuously variable transmission (CVT). The Cygnus weighs just 103 kgs and the scooter offers plenty of storage space (21 liters under seat storage). It also benefits from features such as tubeless tyres.
The new Cygnus Ray-ZR comes in three attractive color schemes –
- Black with Green Inserts
- Black with Blue Inserts
- Black with Red Inserts
Stay tuned to Car Blog India for more on Yamah Cygnus Ray-ZR Price, Mileage and Specifications. Also watch this space for a test drive review of Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR.
Technical Specification Of Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR
PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE
|Top Speed||86 kmph|
|Mileage (City)||45 kmpl|
|Mileage (Highway)||55 kmpl|
|Mileage (Combined)||50 kmpl|
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
|Battery Type||Maintenance Free|
|Tail Light||12V,21/5W x 1|
|Turn Signal Light (Front)||12V, 10W x 2|
|Turn Signal Light (Rear)||12V, 10W x 2|
|Head Light Type||Halogen Bulb|
|Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)||
QUICK FACTS & OVERVIEW
|Variant Name||Yamaha Ray ZR|
|Ex-Showroom Price (Delhi)||INR 55,898|
|On-Road Price (Delhi)||INR 62,000 (Approx.)|
|Mileage||45-55 kmpl (Approx.)|
|Shades||Disc Brake Model: Fizz White, Matt Green | Drum Brake Model: Rooster Red, Maverick Blue|
|Official Tagline||Next-Generation Real Man’s Scooter|
|Warranty||For 2 years or 30000 kms from the date of purchase (whichever is earlier)|
|Summary||Ray ZR can easily boast of a cool lineage from the parent company Yamaha. Ray ZR comes with a 113cc engine giving a power figure of 7 bhp @ 7500 rpm and gives a torque of 8.1 nm @ 5000 rpm. Also it is an updated version of Yamaha Ray Z with same performance. It faces tough competition from Activa 3G and TVS Jupiter in the same segment.|
ENGINE & GEARBOX
|No. of Cylinders||1|
|No. of Gears||Automatic|
|Maximum Power||7 Bhp @ 7500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||8.1 Nm @ 5000 rpm|
|Engine Description||Air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve|
|Ignition||C.D.I (Capacitor Discharge Ignition)|
|Lubrication||Force-feed Lubrication , wet sump|
|Bharat Stage IV (BS4)||
BRAKES & SUSPENSION
|Front Brake||170mm Hydraulic single disc brake|
|Rear Brake||Mechanical leading trailing drum brake|
|Front Suspension||Telescopic Fork|
|Rear Suspension||Unit Swing|
|Front Wheel Travel||90mm|
|Rear Wheel Travel||75mm|
WHEELS & TYRES
|Front Tyre||90/100-10 53J|
|Rear Tyre||90/100-10 53J|
DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
|Overall Length||1820 mm|
|Overall Width||700 mm|
|Overall Height||1115 mm|
|Seat Height||775 mm|
|Ground Clearance||130 mm|
|Kerb/Wet Weight||103 kg|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||5.2 litres|
|Under-seat Storage||21 litres|
Source: carblogindia, And wikipedia.org.