Yamaha FZ 16 Bike Price, Launch Date, Specification And Features

Yamaha About:

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 FZ 16

The FZ16 is the smallest model of the Yamaha’s FZ series of motorcycles. The design of the bike, however, is a great attraction for youngsters and this is where Yamaha manages to win the hearts of its customers. But there is the engine to keep you engaged as it comes with a 153cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine that generates 13PS of power. The FZ16 gets a telescopic suspension at the front and monocross suspension at the rear which helps in absorbing the potholes in the city.



Ex-Showroom Price (Delhi) Rs 74,491
On-Road Price (Delhi) Rs 83,200 (approx.)
Mileage 40-50 kmpl (approx.)
Type Sports Commuter
Shades Panther Black, Raider Red, Ambush Blue
Current Status Discontinued
Official Tagline Lord of the Streets
Warranty For 2 years or 30000 kms from the date of purchase (whichever is earlier)

Yamaha FZ16 is the smallest model of the Yamaha’s FZ series of motorcycles. It’s design elements are very stylish and dynamic and Yamaha calls it the ‘Lord of the Streets’.

The FZ16 is powered by a 153cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine that generates 13.8bhp at 7,500rpm and 13.6Nm of torque at 6,000rpm mated to a 5-speed sequential gearbox. The FZ sports a telescopic suspension at the front and monocross suspension at the front that provides 120mm of travel making it an ideal motorcycle for Indian riding conditions.

The motorcycle is equipped with disc brake at the front and drum at the rear. The FZ16 gets 17-inch wheels with 100/80 and 140/60 radial tyres at the front and rear respectively. The exhaust muffler goes very well with the styling of the motorcycle too.

The motorcycle weighs 135kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 12 liters.The FZ16 is available in India in three colors – Panther Black, Ambush Blue and Raider Red. The motorcycle is priced at Rs 74,343 (Ex-showroom Mumbai).

Technical Specification Of Yamaha FZ 16

Overall Length 2075 mm
Overall Width 770 mm
Overall Height 1045 mm
Ground Clearance 160 mm
Seat Height 790 mm
Wheelbase 1334 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 135 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 litres
Top Speed 112 kmph
Mileage (City) 40 kmpl
Mileage (Highway) 50 kmpl
Mileage (Combined) 45 kmpl
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital
Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Battery Type Maintenance Free
Capacity 5.0 Ah
Voltage 12 V
Head Light 12 V, 35/35W
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
Frame/Chassis Diamond
Caster Angle 25 degree
Trail 101 mm
Displacement 153 cc
No. of Cylinders 1
No. of Gears 5
Maximum Power 13.8 Bhp @ 7500 rpm
Maximum Torque 13.6 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Engine Description Air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-Valve
Emission Standard BS3
Cooling Air Cooling
Fuel System Carburetor
Lubrication Wet sump
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Bore 58 mm
Stroke 57.9 mm
Cylinder Layout Forward-inclined Single Cylinder
Fuel Type Petrol
Bharat Stage IV (BS4)
Gearbox Type Constant Mesh
Clutch Wet, multiple-disc
Gear Ratios 1st=2.714 2nd=1.789 3rd=1.318 4th=1.045 5th=0.875
Primary Reduction Ratio 3.409
Secondary Reduction Ratio 2.857
Front Brake 267mm Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake 130mm Drum
Front Suspension 41mm Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension Monocross
Front Tyre 100/80-17
Rear Tyre 140/60-R17
Wheel Type 5 Spoke Alloys
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
 Source: bikewale, And wikipedia.org.


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