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 SZ-RR Version 2.0 Review
Yamaha corporation had organized a ‘Mission 10,000 km’ ride to promote its FZ-S FI models. The Mission came to an end at the YMCA grounds in Chennai. At this event, the company has launched a new bike called the SZ-RR Version 2.0. It is a commuter bike for daily use which majorly suits the 24-35 age group crowd. Let’s check out its offerings.
QUICK FACTS & OVERVIEW
|Variant Name||Yamaha SZ-RR v2.0|
|Ex-Showroom Price (Delhi)||INR 67,803|
|On-Road Price (Delhi)||INR 75,200 (approx.)|
|Mileage||45-55 kmpl (approx.)|
|Shades||Ivory Green, Red Dash, Green Arrow|
|Official Tagline||New Innovation for a New Impression. Stay Ahead!|
|Warranty||For 2 years or 30000 kms from the date of purchase (whichever is earlier)|
Design and Style
The Yamaha SZ-RR V2.0 features very little but noticeable cosmetic changes over the SZ-RR V1.0. Yamaha has dipped the bike in new cool color combinations that make it look sporty and stand out amongst other boring-looking commuter bikes. The bike has got a seat height of 800 mm which is quite comfortable and smooth. The Yamaha SZ-RR gets a diamond-type frame and 17-inch wheels at the front and rear that further enhances its looks.
The bike features a fully analog instrument console that comprises a tachometer, speedometer, fuel gauge and odometer. The panel provides the rider an important information along with certain indicators.
Technical Specification Of Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0
PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE
|Top Speed||105 kmph|
|Mileage (City)||45 kmpl|
|Mileage (Highway)||55 kmpl|
|Mileage (Combined)||50 kmpl|
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
|Head Light||Halogen (12V.35/35Wx1)|
|Turn Signal Light (Front)||12V.10Wx2|
|Turn Signal Light (Rear)||12V.10Wx2|
|Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)|
Dimensions and Fuel tank capacity
The SZ-RR Version 2.0 comes with a length of 2050 mm, width of 760 mm and a height of 1100 mm as its dimensions along with a wet or kerb weight of 134 Kgs. It has a fuel tank capacity of 14 liters which does not disappoint you on the long runs.
Engine and Gearbox
The motorcycle is powered by a 149cc, 4-stroke, air cooled, mono cylinder, SOHC, Blue Core technology engine which pumps out a peak power of 11.9 Bhp at 7500 rpm and a peak torque of 12.8 Nm at 6000 rpm. The engine is mated to a five-speed transmission and a wet multiple-disc clutch. It has a chain type final drive and forced semi sump type lubrication system.
Brakes and Suspension
The motorcycle comes equipped with 245 mm hydraulic disc brakes on the front and 130 mm drum brakes at the rear end. The suspension duties are handled by Telescopic with coil spring & oil damper at its front while Swingarm with coil spring & oil damper is placed at the rear end. It has a front a front wheel travel of 135 mm and a rear wheel travel of 120 mm.
Ride and Handling
It has a wheelbase of 1320 mm which makes this bike stable around corners and it has a high ground clearance of 165 mm to enhance its aerodynamics and it helps in protecting the underbody from damages. Its capable suspension system and broad tyres offer the firm grip to this bike on roads but we still wish if it had a longer wheelbase. The braking system accurately stops this bike in city traffic and improves the handling quality of this bike. The bike can easily pave through city traffic and offers greater stability on roads.
Shades and Price
The Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0 is available in three attractive shades : Red Dash, Ivory White, and Green Arrow at a price tag of Rs. 65,300. This is the ex-showroom, Delhi price which may vary.
Other Technical Specification Of Yamaha SZ-RR Version 2.0
ENGINE & GEARBOX
|No. of Cylinders||Single Cylinder|
|No. of Gears||5|
|Maximum Power||11.9 Bhp @ 7500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||12.8 Nm @ 6000 rpm|
|Engine Description||Air cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve|
|Bharat Stage IV (BS4)|
|Gearbox Type||Constant Mesh|
|Gear Ratios||1st=2.714, 2nd=1.789, 3rd=1.318, 4th=1.045, 5th=0.916|
|Primary Reduction Ratio||3.409|
|Secondary Reduction Ratio||3.000|
BRAKES & SUSPENSION
|Front Brake||245 mm Hydraulic Disc|
|Rear Brake||130 mm Drum|
|Front Suspension||Telescopic with coil spring & oil damper|
|Rear Suspension||Swingarm with coil spring & oil damper|
|Front Wheel Travel||135mm|
|Rear Wheel Travel||120mm|
|Inner tube diameter of front fork||33 mm|
WHEELS & TYRES
|Front Tyre||2.75-17M/C 41P|
|Rear Tyre||100/90-17M/C 55P|
DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
|Overall Length||2050 mm|
|Overall Width||760 mm|
|Overall Height||1100 mm|
|Ground Clearance||165 mm|
|Seat Height||800 mm|
|Kerb/Wet Weight||134 kg|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||14 liters|
|Oil tank capacity||1.2 liters|