Yamaha opened its 3rd dealer in Goa in Margoa at Aquem by the name Karpe Yamaha. All Yamaha enthusiasts from south Goa had to buy their Yamaha from either Panjim or Mapusa. The new showrooom will have sales, service and spares all under one roof. The showroom has been a long-pending demand of Yamaha lovers all across south Goa.
The FZ 16 and FZ-S is in most demand which has bagged the most awards in the 150cc category and was the bike of the year for 2008. The FZ 16 comes with 153cc engine with 14 ps of power and 14 Nm torque. The FZ-S is available in two colours yellow streak and silver tech while FZ-16 in 3 colours.
According to the proprietor of Karpe Yamaha, Mr Karpe the response has been overwhelming and people of south Goa are happy that they do not have to travel to Panjim or Mapusa for sales and service. Other Yamaha models that are popular are Gladiator, Alba, G5, Crux, and YZF R15.