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16 January 2008, Hong Leong Yamaha Motor Sdn. Bhd. launched the Yamaha FZ150i model, Malaysia's first 150cc fuel injection street model at the First World Hotel, Genting Highlands Genting Highlands, Pahang. The newly developed 150cc liquid cooled 4-stroke SOHC single cylinder 4 valve engine complete with fuel injection system, forged piston, diasil cylinder and balancer offers smooth power delivery and torque for superb and exhilarating performance. The fuel injection system which Yamaha has successfully incorporated into the FZ150i ; optimises fuel and air mixture resulting in exceptional engine response, acceleration, startability and fuel consumption plus clean emission. Couple with this a link-type monocross suspension which minimises vibrations and an exposed delta-box frame for stability and maneuverability for excellent handling and riding comfort.
1st Quarter 2010, Hong Leong Yamaha launch a new variant of the FZ, it's the same cosmetic upgrade (shield headlamp, new color schme) as the 2010 Indonesia Vixion. No engine modification was done.
This is an ongoing reviews and comments on the Malaysian Yamaha
There are currently 2 + 1 version of this Yamaha 150cc.
The first is the Yamaha V-ixion which was launched in Indonesia.
Second is the Malaysian Yamaha FZ150i and the latest one is the
Indian Yamaha YZF-R15. The first 2 have the same features, the third
is a super sport with 6th gear.
Malaysia's first 150cc fuel injection street model was launched
on the 16 January 2008.
Overall LxWxH : 2,000 x 705 x 1,035 mm
Seat Height : 770 mm
Wheelbase : 1,282 mm
Ground Clearance: 167 mm
Dry weight : 114 kg
Fuel capacity : 12.0 litres
Clutch type : Wet, multiple-disc
Transmission : constant mesh 5-speed
Cooling System : Liquid
Brake front/rear: Single disc brake / Drum Brake
One of the best bike to handle corner. But beware the double and side
stand will hit the road if you lean to low.
At certain lean angle (estimated more than 50%) the engine will auto turn
off. This is one of the preventive measure to prevent any damage to the
The seat and front and rear suspension is comfortable enough for long distance.
The handle bar is uncomfortable, will cause pain around the palm.
Top Speed :140-150kmph (need to play with RPM, achivable but hard)
Crusing Speed : 110kmph (for fuel efficiency)
Fuel Consumption: 35km/1 liter (110-120kmph crusing speed)
0-100 kmph : 30 seconds
Note: You need to play with the rpm to find the hidden power of FZ.
Piston and Blok :From 60mm(recommended) to 65mm (not recomemded yet) Cam: I still have no info on this, had tried 2 type but does not give any performance.
Update on the Cam, currently using custom cam (i don't have the details yet)
able to reach 145kmph to 160kmph during a JOMBOROI ride with
fz150i.co.nr forummer, a definite must for customise FZ engine.
Fuel Injection Controller.
- Frequently Asked Questions for Yamaha FZ150i
1. What is the top speed for this motorcycle?The top Speed for this motorcycle is 130kmph2. What is the mileage for FZ?Up to 500km on a tank full with speed 60-90kmph and maintaining the rpm at 5000-6000.3....
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