Yamaha Ray ZR: A Stylish Yet Low Maintenance Scooter

The Yamaha Ray ZR is made as a concept male scooter and is launched in India in April 2016. It is based on the first generation Ray, which was also the first scooter from Yamaha to introduce in India. This scooter is made to appeal more to the younger audiences and this can be seen in its deeply-sculpted and powerful front mask, layered straight design lines, and aggressive tail lights design of the scooter. The glamorous design and shape make the Ray ZR stand out from the rest of the crowd.

Yamaha Ray ZR Scooter

Yamaha claims that the new ZR is developed with the concept of a”Next-Generation Real Boy’s Scooter”. This insight can be seen in the newly made models that actively adapt to the latest trends so as to appeal to young people. The new exterior design of the scooter is characterized to provide a sense of dynamism and layered forms that gives a fresh and stylish new look like to the Ray ZR.

Design

Yamaha Ray ZR Cygnus Front Mask

Yamaha has followed a new design and style that makes the Ray ZR apart from its old sibling Ray. The stylish graphics trendy designs are the main things that make this scooter stand apart and it also gives it a boyish look and feel. The front mask uses straight and strong lines with an addition of a newly designed headlight to make a distinctive and deeply sculpted appearance.

Front Pocket Storage

Yamaha Ray ZR Cygnus Storage Front

A front pocket is provided which is large enough to fit one 500 mL plastic drink bottle and other essential riding gears like goggles and sunglasses, a cool hook is also provided which can hold hanging bags, and shopping bags easily and is positioned below the seat in the foot well.

Yamaha Ray ZR Cygnus Scooter

Instrument Cluster
A well-designed instrument cluster is provided which shows an analogue needle-type speedometer. The cluster showcases various lights and designs appealing to the rider. The Yamaha logo is also engraved at the odometer and gives a stylish appearance to the entire instrument cluster.

Yamaha Ray ZR Instrument Cluster

A light guide is positioned to illuminate the main dial and gives the Ray ZR instrument cluster a 3-dimensional appearance and feel. The instrument cluster showcases excellent readability even at low night and gives detailed information to the rider.

Key Shutter Locking System

Yamaha Ray ZR Scooter Locking System

Parking this scooter safely without fear of theft is like a walk in the park as it is protected with Key Shutter Locking System, the special key shutter locking system makes sure that a duplicate key just won’t work in the new Ray.

Front Fender
The front fender that comes with the Ray ZR is a movable type and it moves with the front wheel.

Yamaha Ray ZR Cygnus Front Fender

Its design and shape goes with the machine’s exterior styling and adds to the sporty look of the scooter. The front fender is also designed to provide excellent protection against mud splatter.

Two-leveler Seat and Storage
A two-level seat with cushioning is provided and it has. The seating is designed to provide more comfort and provides more comfort and less fatigue during longer rides. A big storage unit is also provided underneath the seat. The storage is big enough to hold a helmet, bags, books and other essentials very easily.

Yamaha Ray ZR Large Storage

Yamaha has always provided more storage to its scooter lineups and nothing is also different when it comes to the new Ray ZR. The big storage unit and soft cushioned seat make it practical to go for long rides with essentials very easily.

Yamaha Ray ZR Scooter Swag

Edgy Tail Light
An aggressive tail light is provided along with the rising tail end to this scooter and this is one of the distinct features that make the Ray ZR stand out from the clan of scooters sold in India.

Yamaha Ray ZR Cygnus Tail Light

The tail light of this scooter also features a stylish Yamaha logo at the top of the tail light and completes the rear side design queues. Yamaha has made serious designs styles to make the Ray appeal more to the likes of the young Indian audience.

Yamaha Ray ZR Cygnus

Engine
The new Ray ZR showcase a 113 CC Air-cooled 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve engine with Blue Core Technology that uses a continuously variable transmission (CVT) unit. The engine delivers a maximum power of 7.2 Ps @ 7500 rpm and peak torque of 8.1 Nm @ 5000 rpm. The engine provides smooth initial acceleration and good pickup at variable speeds.

Yamaha Ray ZR Engine

The new engine also features technologies to use more horsepower and showcase excellent fuel efficiency and running performance. It is tuned with settings that provide easy-to-use power, especially in the extremely low- and low-speed ranges. The new engine provides the good mileage, the company claimed mileage of 66 km/l as per normal testing conditions.

Braking and Suspension
A 170 mm diameter disc brake is adopted for the front wheel and the brake of this scooter is optimum when riding at all speeds, and provides maximum confidence. The suspension duties of this scooter are done with telescopic suspension at the front and the rear and provide good feedback even at uneven roads and terrains making every ride smooth and comfortable.

Yamaha Ray ZR Braking

A newly designed lightweight cast aluminium alloy wheels also come in handy with it. The combined weight of the front and rear wheels are lighter and contribute to lightweight and agile response handling characteristics of Ray ZR.

Colour and Availability
Rayz R comes with two eye-catching colours for its disk brake model to fulfil the needs of trend-conscious young riders. It will also be available in two different colours for its drum brake variant. The Ray ZR is available in all major cities in India and is available in Darknight, Matt Green, Fizz White, Maverick Blue and Rooster Red.

Yamaha Ray ZR Dark Knight Edition

Full Technical Specifications Of Yamaha Ray ZR

Engine 113.00 cc Air-cooled 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve
Engine Starting Electric Push Start and Kick Start
Bore x Stroke 50mm x 57.8mm
Engine Lubrication Force-feed Lubrication , wet sump
Clutch Dry, Centrifugal
Fuel System Carburetor
Ignition C.D.I (Capacitor Discharge Ignition)
Cooling System Air Cooling
Maximum Power 7 Bhp @ 7500 rpm
Maximum Torque 8.1 Nm @ 5000 rpm
Transmission Continuous Variable Transmission
Frame Underbone Type
Front Suspension Telescopic
Rear Suspension Telescopic
Front Tyre 90/100-10
Rear Tyre 90/100-10
Length x Width x Height 1820 x 700 x 1115 mm
Wheelbase 1270 mm
Weight 103 kg
Ground Clearance 130 mm
Petrol Tank Capacity 5.2 litres

Price

Price
Dark Night Edition Ray-ZR Disc Ray ZR Drum
Delhi 56898 55898 53451
Mumbai 58000 57000 54553
Kolkata 58000 57000 54553
Bangaluru 56749 55749 53302
Chennai 58000 57000 54553


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