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Old 11-08-2010, 12:49 PM   #1

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Default 2011 Yamaha FZ-16 Review

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Old 11-08-2010, 04:41 PM   #2
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My oh my. At that price Yamaha needs to bring it over. 104 mpg blows away many scooters as far as performance vs price. Even if they added a $1000 to the price for a us spec bike it still undercuts the ninja 250 by a bunch.
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Old 11-08-2010, 06:36 PM   #3
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Well it has the Honda Twister and Unicorn Dazzler things beat!

Wondering about pollution regs in India. I doubt they have any. If so, a 150cc two stroke would be a lot more fun
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Old 11-10-2010, 05:14 AM   #4
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Yamaha India needs to take a queue from Honda's India marketing group and rename this bike something like:

"Sparkle Brightly Tiger Flight."
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Old 11-10-2010, 08:45 PM   #5
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Wondering about pollution regs in India. I doubt they have any. If so, a 150cc two stroke would be a lot more fun
The author tells me India has quite strict pollution regs, and many OEMs struggle to meet them. While more fun and more powerful, two-smokers are on their way out unless a revolutionary new design takes hold.
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Old 11-11-2010, 10:31 AM   #6
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Neat little bike for sure!
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Default R15 and FZ 16 - Recreating the Yamaha DNA in India

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