19 Oct 2020: Yamaha FZS-FI Dark Knight edition launched at Rs. 1.08 lakh
Yamaha has launched the Dark Knight variant of its Yamaha FZS-FI motorcycle in India.
As for the highlights, the two-wheeler comes with certain cosmetic tweaks and Bluetooth connectivity via the Yamaha Motorcycle Connect X app. The mobile application can control the vehicle's horns and indicators, locate it, show ride telemetrics, and warn of imminent danger, among other things.
Here are more details.
Design: Yamaha FZS-FI Dark Knight: At a glance
Yamaha FZS-FI Dark Knight offers an eye-catching semi-faired look, featuring a sloping fuel tank, stepped-up seat, an upswept exhaust pipe, and attractive body graphics.
The bike packs a digital instrument console with Bluetooth connectivity via the Yamaha Motorcycle Connect X app and an LED headlamp. It rides on designer blacked-out alloy wheels.
It has a curb weight of 137kg and a 13-liter fuel tank.
Fact: Power and performance
The Yamaha FZS-FI Dark Knight draws power from a BS6-compliant 149cc air-cooled engine coupled with a manual 5-speed gearbox. The mill can produce a maximum power of 12hp at 7,250rpm and a peak torque of 13.6Nm at 5,500rpm.
Safety: What about safety and suspension setup?
To ensure the safety of the rider, the Yamaha FZS-FI Dark Knight edition is equipped with disc brakes on both the front and rear wheels along with single-channel ABS for improved handling on the roads.
Meanwhile, the suspension duties on the two-wheeler are handled by telescopic forks on the front side and a mono-shock unit on the rear end.
Fact: How much does it cost?
In India, the Yamaha FZS-FI Dark Knight edition motorcycle comes with a price-figure of Rs. 1.08 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This makes it Rs. 2,500 more expensive than the standard model on our shores.