Yamaha Motor Co launched the 2019 model of the top-end 125cc Nozza Grande scooter equipped with new features such as a hybrid system in Vietnam. Yamaha first introduced the hybrid system on a scooter in its Grand Filano Hybrid for the Thai market in July 2018.
On the hybrid scooter, the starter generator works like a motor in response to throttle operation for up to three seconds when taking off from a stationary position, helping to aid engine torque.
The new Nozza Grande, which is also equipped with ABS and a smart key system while inheriting the features and visuals of the current model, aims to offer improved ride and comfort, a renewed appearance and a range of advanced equipment to further enhance its attractiveness and market. charm.
Other highlights of the product include a new Blue Core engine that produces smoother acceleration with low vibrations, for a more comfortable ride, a body design and chrome parts that provide a high-end feel and a speedometer. color TFT liquid crystal.
The demand for scooters is increasing rapidly in the Vietnamese market by 3.3 million two-wheelers per year. The proportion of scooters is increasing considerably as the market has matured in recent years and is now expected to reach almost 50%. Of these, in 2014 the Nozza Grande, the first to have the Blue Core engine, gained massive popularity, primarily attracting young women as a premium-class scooter due to its performance and functionality, too. than its elegant European look.
Like the Vietnamese and Indonesian markets, scooters are very popular in India and in recent months, consumers prefer the more powerful 125cc high-end scooters. TVS Motor Co with their NTorq, Honda with their Grazia, Suzuki 2Wheelers India with Access and most recently Hero MotoCorp with their Destini 125 are battling for top honors in India’s growing 125cc scooter market. With Yamaha’s launch of the 125cc Free Go and LEXi scooters in Indonesia and now the Nozza Grande in Vietnam, it is well prepared to enter the booming segment of India with a new 125cc model, perhaps even with a system. hybrid. Now it’s your turn, Yamaha India.