2020 Yamaha Fascino 125 FI BS6 First Look Review - Better Than Before?

Updated On: 16 July 2020 Nitin Kadian

Yamaha updated its two-wheelers recently and introduced a number of products that are far better than their outgoing counterparts. However, one of the two-wheelers which is very important for the brand is the Fascino 125 as it is competing in the highest-selling segment of the scooters - 125 cc segment. The brand discontinued the Fascino 110 and gave this model a bigger engine and some styling updates. For those wondering if this scooter is better than its rivals, we have prepared this 2020 Yamaha Fascino 125 FI BS6 first look review to give you a better idea about the scooter.

What Is New?
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The 2020 Yamaha Fascino 125 FI features a number of changes, most prominent of which is the introduction of a bigger and a powerful engine. Apart from this, a number of other styling changes have been made to the scooter to boost the overall aesthetics and practicality. In addition to this, the engine also features fuel injection, larger footboard, and a number of other changes.

Engine, Gearbox, and Performance
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As the name suggests, the Yamaha Fascino 125 FI BS6 is powered by a 125 cc, single-cylinder engine that comes with fuel injection technology. This air-cooled engine churns out 8.2 PS of maximum power while the peak torque figure stands ar 9.7 Nm. The power is channeled to the rear wheels via a V-Belt Automatic (CVT) gearbox. This scooter gets a claimed fuel economy figures of 58 kmpl. In rear-world condition, we can expect the Fascino 125 to deliver around 45-50 kmpl.

SpecificationYamaha Fascino 125 FI
Engine125cc, single-cylinder, fuel-injected
Maximum Power8.2 PS at 6500 RPM
Maximum Torque9.7 Nm at 5000 RPM
Cooling Systemair-cooled
TransmissionV-Belt Automatic
Mileage 58 kmpl (Claimed)
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Exterior Looks, and Dimensions
2020 Yamaha Fascino 125 FI BS6

With the new update, the Fascino 125 features a number of changes but looks largely similar to the outgoing model. to start with, the chrome elements used at the front give it a more pronounced look, and the curves and cuts are sharper too. The V-shaped rear tail lights look bold but a little overdone. In addition, the scooter now gets a larger grab rail and a textured finish on the handlebar panel. In all, the Fascino 125 looks smart and much more mature when compared to the outgoing model. The base model of the Fascino is available in five color options - Cyan Blue, Matt Blue, Metallic Black, Dark Matt Blue, and Sauve Copper. On the other hand, the Fascino Disc variant gets two more colour options - Red and Yellow.

SpecificationYamaha Fascino 125 FI
Length1920 mm
Width685 mm
Height1150 mm
Seat Height780 mm
Wheelbase1280 mm
Ground Clearance145 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity5.2-litres
Weight99 kgs
Ride and Handling
2020 Yamaha Fascino 125 FI BS6

The scooter gets a telescopic fork at the front while at the rear, it gets unit swing type of suspension with a single shock absorber. The front tyre size is also larger than before and the scooter now gets black, 12-inch alloy wheels. The buyers can also opt for disc brakes by paying a slight premium over the base model which gets drum brakes at the front and at the rear. With this being said, the Yamaha Fascino 125 FI continues to be a comfortable scooter and delivers a great ride and handling combo.

Yamaha Fascino 125 FI
Suspension Type
Telescopic fork / Unit Swing
Tyre Size (Front)90/90-12 Tubeless
Tyre Size (Rear)110/90-10 Tubeless
Brake Type (Front)Disc (190 mm)/Drum
Brake Type (Rear)Drum
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2020 Yamaha Fascino 125 FI BS6

The Yamaha Fascino is priced from Rs 67,230 (ex-showroom, Delhi) and competes with other scooters such as the ACtiva 125 and Suzuki Acess 125 competing in the 125 cc segment.

Yamaha Fascino 125 FI
Starting Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)Rs 67,230 - 70,730

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