Yamaha entered the 250cc segment with the FZ25, which was at the beginning of this year. After being appreciated for the FZ25, Yamaha is back in the 250cc segment and this time it is the Fazer 25 that the Japanese manufacturer has launched. The Fazer 25 is launched as a tourer to differentiate it from competition and also its sibling the FZ25. Yes, the Fazer 25 is based on the FZ25. The two bikes share all mechanicals as well as the frame and chassis.

The Fazer 25 has been launched at an aggresive price on 1.28 lakhs (ex-showroom, Mumbai) ans is around 10,000 more than the FZ25. There are a few differences that the Fazer 25 carries over the FZ25. What are these differences? Read on to know more in the Yamaha Fazer 25 vs Yamaha FZ25 Comparison.

Yamaha Fazer 25 vs Yamaha FZ25 Price

Model

Price (ex-showroom, Mumbai)

Yamaha Fazer 25

₹ 1.28 lakh

Yamaha FZ25

₹ 1.18 lakh

The Yamaha Fazer is priced around 10,000 more than the FZ25. The addition in cost is due  to the full fairing present on the Fazer 25 and also the addition of the twin lamps at the front. .  This a fair price one can expect

Also Read: Yamaha FZ25 Detailed Review

Yamaha Fazer 25 vs Yamaha FZ25 Design

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The Yamaha FZ25 is a naked bike and has only a small cowl surrounding the headlamp. The handlebar is visible clearly and the rear view mirror is mounted on the handlebar. The instrument pod is fully digital and there is a small vizore on the headlamp cowl.

Yamaha Fazer 25 front three quarter

The Fazer 25 on the other hand is a fully faired bike. Yamaha has positioned this bike as a tourer and hence this bike gets a full fairing. The headlamp is shared with the FZ25, however, the Fazer gets two additional LED lamps below the headlamp, on either side. These lamps are helpful while riding at night and provide that extra illumination which makes a difference. The rear view mirrors are mounted on the fairing. The instrument pod is same as the FZ25. The rear portion of the Fazer 25 is identical to the FZ25, including the tail lamp.

Yamaha Fazer 25 vs Yamaha FZ25 Specifications

Specifications

Yamaha Fazer 25

Yamaha FZ25

Engine

249cc, single cylinder, air-cooled

249cc, single cylinder, air-cooled

Power

20.6bhp

20.6bhp

Torque

20Nm

20Nm

Transmission

5-speed

5-speed

The specifications of both bikes are identical. There is no change is the engine whatsoever. The performance of both bikes is expected to be the same as well. The Fazer 25 weighs around 6 kgs more that the FZ25. This is due to the full fairing present on the Fazer. Howver, the addition in weight will not make much of a difference in performance. Bith bike have a power output of 20bhp at 8000rpm and 20Nm of torque at 6000 rpm. Both bikes have font and rear disc brakes and there no ABS on offer on either of the bikes.

Yamaha FZ25 vs Fazer 25 Mileage

Model

Mileage

Yamaha Fazer 25

35 km/l

Yamaha FZ25

35 km/l

The fuel efficiency remains identical on both bikes. As claimed by the company, both bikes deliver 43km/l. However, in real life riding conditions these bikes may return around 35km/l. This would also depend upon one’s riding style.

Also Read: KTM RC200 Price and Review

Yamaha FZ25 vs Fazer 25 Features

Alongwith the features of teh FZ25, the Fazer 25 gets some additional features

•Full Fairing

•Twin lamps at the front

•New Decals

•Fairing-mounted Mirrors

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