If you are making up your mind to buy a new scooter, you should look at this article. The Japanese multinational manufacturer Yamaha is again set to grip the market. Since the brand introduced its scooters, they have been performing well. However, the scooter market in India is being operated or better say dominated by Honda but Yamaha’s Facino is also doing good and giving tough competition to other brands. Although, Honda’s dominating market can not be emulated by anyone, but Yamaha is all set to give tough competition to its rivals in the Indian market with its soon-launching scooter 2023 Yamaha Grand Filano 125cc.
As Yamaha is known for making some of the most iconic bikes and scooters, continuing the legacy the brand is once again launching its retro-styled scooter called Grand Filano. From a pleasing retro design to amazing features, the scooter is launched at a quite expensive price at IDR 27 million which is approx Rs. 1.46 lakh INR. Well, looking at the scooter one can easily say that it looks almost similar to the upgraded variant of the brand’s premium scooter called Facino. But the massive difference you will get to see between the two is, that Facino is priced between Rs. 79K and 90K, on the other side the newly launched scooter probably be launched around 1 Lakh+. Before talking more on the scooter and its competition here are the top features that you will get to see in the Grand Filano.
Yamaha Grand Filano Features
- 4.4L Fuel Tank
- 27L Boot Space
- 125cc mild-hybrid engine
- 12V Charging Socket
- Digital Instrument Cluster
- Disc Brake (Front)
Comparable examples of vertical LED taillight and LED pointers (indicators) are improving the looks. Alongside, Peril light capability is being offered as well. There are standing-out seat covers from weaving that makes it look more premium. Additional features of the scooter also include a bottle holder in front along with a smart key that makes the scooter keyless.
As the scooter gets a completely Digital instrumental cluster therefore it gets amazing blue backlighting. Talking about the features or better say the instrumental cluster in the scooter you will get to see a digital speedo, fuel meter, odometer, fuel consumption, and some other symbols or indications in the LCD panel. Although, it gets amazing features that make it more premium but just below the instrument cluster you will get to see another TFT display that will help you after you connect the smartphone integration through the Yamaha app.
However, as we told you earlier that the scooter is soon to launch in India but so far the brand has not opened up about its launch, and this is why the price is still under the veil. But you can still assume its price by looking at the features and upgrades that the scooter got. Undoubtedly, the scooter is almost similar to Yamaha Facino in India. whether you talk about the design and its engine. In the grand Filano, the retro-designed scooter is powered by a 125cc mild-hybrid engine which delivers a max power of 8 bhp and 10.4 Nm of torque. So, currently, the only thing you can do it, wait for the official announcement from the brand and stay tuned with us to read more updates.