Yamaha Ray ZR scooter 2018 launched in disk brake and drum brake variants

Yamaha Ray ZR scooter 2018 launched in disk brake and drum brake variants

Yamaha has launched its Yamaha Ray ZR scooter ‘Cygnus ‘ in new style with 2 variants.

The cygnus Ray-ZR 2018 has also been introduced with 4-new colour options.It has also received a freshly designed instrument cluster.

Along with its Dark Night colour edition , Yamaha Ray ZR 2018 ,  is offered in five color options – Armada Blue (Disc), Rooster Red (Disc), Matt Green (Disc/Drum), Maverick Blue (Disc/Drum).

Its drum brake scooter model has an ex showroom (Delhi) price of Rs 53,451 and drum brake model price has been set Rs 55,898.Find ! – Difference between Disk Brakes and Drum Brakes.

In terms of power specs , the 113cc scooter’s 7BHP engine generates 8.1Nm torque.It uses tubeless tires.

Its engine is equipped with CVT auto-gear box.The light weight scooter is a nice city ride vehicle with a weight of just 103 kgs.With that weight and enhanced engine it delivers an impressive mileage of 66kmpl, which is the best in its class.The scooter has a 5.2L fuel tank capacity.

Yamaha uses its Blue Core Technology in the scooter’s engine which is said to deliver increased mileage and smooth performance.The front pocket is large enough to fit one 500 ml plastic water bottle. A convenience hook (maximum load capacity of 1.5 kg) for hanging bags, etc., is positioned below the seat in the footwell.

Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR is another stylish and funky scooter after Fascino which targets youth segment in India.It is targeted towards college going youth.

Its nearest rival is Honda Dio which is another sporty and stylish competitor.Dio is fitted with 109cc engine which outputs 8BHP power @ 8.91Nm torque.

Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR Scooter was launched in 2016 in India.
Yamaha experienced a slow sales of its Ray scooter series in  with a decline from 7.73 percent to 6.19 percent between April-February 2018.In January 2018 Yamaha Ray sold 12,918 units and stood at 10 position in sales chart.With introduction of new ZR it hopes to boost its sales this year.