Yamaha Fascino Review: A Peppy Scooter With Best In Class Mileage

First launched back in India on May 2015, Fascino is a modern scooter from the Japanese motorcycle manufacturer Yamaha. The sale figures from the overly popular scooter segment in India has made the company to launch this scooter. Yamaha has changed its perspective and decided to explore the scooter segment with this Vespa look alike scooter and decided to have a share a pie of the big sales from the ever increasing scooter sales in the country.

Yamaha Fascino

Design
The Fascino follows a different design queue that stands out from the usual clan of scooter design setup followed in India and anyone can quickly spot this scooter from a distance with its distinct look.

Yamaha Fascino

A chrome-plated front grill and rear view mirrors bring neo-retro look coupled with modern curves that match the contemporary trends of scooter designs.

Yamaha Fascino Front Graphics

The Dual-tones graphics and design aesthetics follow an attractive design queue that makes this scooter an ultimate head turner in cities and highways.

Yamaha Fascino Graphics

A handlebar mounted lamp, and a 3D logo of Yamaha engraved with chrome at the sides of this scooter gives a premium touch and finish.

Yamaha Fascino Rear View

An extra-cushioned seat, big leg space and considerably low seat height make this commuter scooter an ideal choice for Indian customers.

Meter Console
A single round like console forms the instrument cluster of this scooter. The console keeps a tab on the numbers in style with a design that’s miles ahead of the category.

Yamaha Fascino Meter

Yet there is nothing fancy with the design and Yamaha has followed a minimalist design and kept only the necessary things required for the rider.

Storage
The Fascino comes with a big 21 L capacity of under seat-storage which can easily manage a helmet, few college books and other essentials.

Yamaha Fascino Underseat Storage

In addition to that, a small storage unit is also provided at the front that can hold a wallet, phone or a small diary.

Yamaha Fascino Front Storage

Engine
The Yamaha Fascino showcase a new powerful 113 cc 4 stroke, Air-cooled, single cylinder Blue Core engine that effortlessly delivers outstanding economy with smooth acceleration. The engine delivers a maximum power of 7.1 PS at 7,500 rpm and 8.1 N.m torque at 5000 rpm. The Fascino uses V-Belt Automatic transmission system and uses DC C.D.I (Capacitor Discharge Ignition) ignition system. The Fascino also provides good riding control and the engine is very responsive and robust showcasing the well-designed engineering of Yamaha.

Yamaha Fascino Engine

The engine of the Fascino provides best in class mileage and Yamaha has done a good job at making it one of the best performance oriented and high-class mileage scooter ever produced for Indian customers.

Braking and Suspension
Fascino comes with alloy wheels at the front and rear with tubeless tires as stock. A Telescopic Front Suspension and a Unit Swing Rear Suspension forms the suspension work of this peppy scooter. The alloy wheels are a boon for users as when the scooter gets a flat tire, it is considerably easy to fit with minimal effort, and added with the support of tubeless tires the Fascino is a sure thing for Indian roads.

Yamaha Fascino Suspension

The unit swing at the rear combined with the telescopic at front adds enough support for riding in different terrains at variable speeds.

Engine 113 CC Air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve
Engine Starting Electric and Kick
Bore x Stroke 50mm x 57.8mm
Compression Ratio 9.2:1
Engine Lubrication Force-Feed Lubrication, Wet Sump
Clutch Dry, centrifugal
Fuel System Carburetor
Ignition C.D.I (Capacitor Discharge Ignition)
Maximum Power 7.1PS @ 7,500 rpm
Maximum Torque 8.1 N.M @ 5000 rpm
Transmission V-Belt Automatic
Battery 12 V, 5 AH(10 H)
Head Lamp Halogen Bulb 12V, 35W/35W x 1
Tail Lamp 12V, 21W/5W x 1
Front Brake Drum Brake
Rear Brake Drum Brake
Frame Underbone
Front Suspension Telescopic
Rear Suspension Unit Swing
Front Tyre 90/100-10 53J (Tube Tyre)
Rear Tyre 90/100-10 53J (Tube Tyre)
Wheelbase 1270 mm
Weight 103 kg
Ground Clearance 128 mm
Petrol Tank Capacity 5.2 litres

Price

Price (Ex-showroom)
Delhi 54593 /-
Kolkata 56552 /-
Bangaluru 54593 /-
Chennai 56191 /-
Mumbai 56082 /-




2 Responses to Yamaha Fascino Review: A Peppy Scooter With Best In Class Mileage

  1. prem mishra

    Fascino is a good scooter in terms of mileage, but i don’t think its rear side is as much pretty as the Activa.

  2. Insan Mehra

    Are you kidding me? Activa is so plain looking

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