Yamaha FZ16

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Yamaha FZ16 and FZ-S
Yamaha FZ16.jpg
Manufacturer Yamaha Motor Company
Also called Yamaha Byson
Production 2008−
Class Standard
Engine 153 cc (9.3 cu in), air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve single
Bore / stroke 58.0 mm × 57.9 mm (2.28 in × 2.28 in)
Compression ratio 9.5:1
Top speed 112.34 km/h (69.80 mph)[1]
Ignition type CDI
Transmission 5-speed manual constant mesh
Frame type Diamond
Suspension Front: Telescopic
Rear: monocross[clarification needed]
Brakes Front: Hydraulic single disc
Rear: drum
Tires Front: 100/80-17
Rear: 140/60-R17 (120/70-17 for Indonesian market)
Wheelbase 1,355 mm (53.3 in)
Dimensions L: 1,975 mm (77.8 in)
W: 770 mm (30 in)
H: 1,045 mm (41.1 in)
Seat height 790 mm (31 in)
Fuel capacity 12 l (2.6 imp gal; 3.2 US gal)
Oil capacity 1.2 l (0.26 imp gal; 0.32 US gal)

The Yamaha FZ16 and FZ-S are motorcycles manufactured by Yamaha. Inspired by the naked bike concept, the FZ16 is modeled after its more popular counterpart the FZ1 with a scaled down engine capacity of 153 cc. The FZ16 uses 140/60 size rear radial tubeless tyre.

Yamaha Motors has also launched the Yamaha FZ-S another variant of the FZ16, with a front visor.[2] It was released in March 2009.

Global markets[edit]

In Indonesia, the FZ16 is known as the Yamaha Byson.

The Yamaha FZ16 is manufactured in Colombia,Argentina and India.

Specifications[edit]

All specifications are manufacturer claimed.[3]

Model Year 2008 2012
Engine
Engine Type Air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC
Displacement 153.00 cc (9.337 cu in)
Bore/Stroke 58.0 mm × 57.9 mm (2.28 in × 2.28 in)
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Maximum Power 10.3 kW (14 PS) (13.8 HP) @ 7,500 rpm
Maximum Torque 13.6 N·m (10.0 lbf·ft) @ 6,000 rpm
Fuel Supply Carburetor
Clutch type Wet, multiple-disc
Starting method Electric and Kick
Drivetrain
Transmission 5-speed w/multi-plate clutch
Gear Ratios
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th

2.714 (38/14)
1.789 (34/19)
1.318 (29/22)
1.045 (23/22)
0.875 (21/24)
Primary Reduction Ratio 3.409 / 2.857
Chassis/Suspension/Brakes
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork; Coil Spring/oil Damper; 5.12"(130 mm)
Rear Suspension Swingarm Coil Spring/oil damper; 4.72" (120 mm)
Front Brakes Single 267 mm floating disc
Rear Brakes Drum Brake
Front Tire 100/80ZR-17M/C 52P (MRF/ZAPPER-FX)
Rear Tire 140/60-R17M/C 63P (MRF/revz)
Dimensions
Dry Weight 297 lb (135 kg)
Fuel Capacity /
Reserve
12.0 l (2.6 imp gal; 3.2 US gal)
1.4 l (0.31 imp gal; 0.37 US gal)
Lubrication system Wet sump
Engine Oil Type - SAE20W40 or SAE 20W50
Recommended engine oil grade - API service SE type or higher, JASO standard MA
Engine oil quantity Total amount - 1.2 l
Without filter cartridge replacement - 1.00 l (1.06 US qt, 0.88 Imp.qt)
With oil filter cartridge replacement - 1.10 l (1.16 US qt, 0.97Imp.qt)
Cooling system
Wheelbase 52.5 in (1334 mm)
Width 30.0 in (770 mm)
Ground Clearance 6.30 in (160 mm)
Minimum Turning Radius 92.1 in (2340 mm)

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Adil Jal Darukhanawala (28 October 2008), "Yamaha FZ16: Roadtest", ZigWheels, retrieved 2011-09-13 
  2. ^ "Style boy - Yamaha FZ-S - Motorcycle : Overdrive". Overdrive magazine. Retrieved 2 April 2010. 
  3. ^ http://www.yamaha-motor-india.com/product/fz16/specs.html

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