YAMAHA bikes are a leading selling bike in the term of style and elegance in India. The brand ambassador of YAMAHA is the star John Abraham. Yamaha FZ16 is manufactured in India by Yamaha motors. This bike was launched with the slogan of “Highlight your style” in March 2009. The specification which Yamaha FZ16 provides is unique.
Yamaha FZ16 has air cooled four stroke SOHC engine. It has displacement of 153 cc. It gives both the facilities kick start and electric start. Initially when the bike was launched,YAMAHA FZ16 : More about features Articles Yamaha only added electric start to the bike but in 2011 they have introduced kick start to have better performance of the bike. The bore and stroke is 58.0 x 57.9 mm. Its compression ratio is 9.5:1. The cylinder layout is single type.
The transmission type of this bike is constant mesh 5 speed. The primary drive is gear drive and final drive is chain drive. The excellent feature of this bike is it gives accurate and perfect gear ratio in each gear change. First gear ratio is 2.714, second gear ratio is 1.789, third gear ratio is 1.318, fourth 1.045, and the fifth gear ratio is 0.875. Clutch type is wet and multiple discs.
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The bikes frame type is diamond which is very rare. The front suspension is telescopic and rear suspension is swing arm. The wheel base is 1,335 mm. The bike has both disc and drum type brakes. In front it has disc type brake and in rear it has drum type brake. It has headlight 12 V, 35 / 35 W. The battery is 12 V, 5.0 Ah.