2012 Yamaha FZ Price Details and Specs
A selection of affordable sport bikes, the 2012 Yamaha FZ line shares a commitment to four-cylinder performance. Featuring decisive sport bike character, the 2012 Yamaha FZ line-up consists of three models. The lowest cost model, the 2012 Yamaha FZ6 R is the only product in the line to be constructed on steel tube frame. Propelled by a fuel-injected 600 cc engine, the small four-cylinder powers the 2012 Yamaha FZ6 R to impressive low-to-mid range runs. The 2012 Yamaha FZ6 R is also equipped with full disc braking and a suspension allowing 5.1 inches of wheel travel. Introduced last year, the 2012 Yamaha FZ8 entered as an intermediate choice in the entry-level sport bike line. Powered by a 779 cc powerplant, the 2012 Yamaha FZ8 is constructed with an aluminum frame. While possessing a larger engine than the FZ6 R model, the FZ8 actually weighs less than the lower-tiered motorcycle. At the top-end of the power scale in the motorcycle line-up, the 2012 Yamaha FZ1 is equipped with a 998 cc engine. With improved ignition mapping for 2012, the performance for the Yamaha FZ1 is rated around 150 horsepower.