2013 Yamaha PW50

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The 2013 Yamaha PW 50 was designed to be the perfect motorcycle for the young riders who find themselves at the beginning and their journey in the world of motorcycles.

As far as ergonomics are concerned, the PW50 comes with a low seat height of just 19.1 inches, adjustable throttle, folding footpegs with rubber grips and fully automatic transmission.

Power comes from a 49cc, air-cooled, case-reed–inducted, two-stroke single engine especially tuned to be a perfect match for a beginner rider.

The motorcycles sits on Mag-style wheels which are combined with 22mm telescopic front forks with 2.4 inches of travel and dual rear shocks with 2.0 inches of travel.

The stopping power is assured by front and rear drum brakes.

The 2013 Yamaha PW50 comes with a starting price of $1,440 and has a 90 Day limited factory warranty.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2013 Yamaha PW50.


Yamaha PW50

The first choice for first timers, with a seat height of just 19.1 inches, adjustable throttle and fully automatic transmission, the 2013 Yamaha PW50 ensures your kid’s first ride is as rewarding as his first steps.


Yamaha PW50
  • Fully automatic transmission means no shifting required; the PW50 is a total twist-and-go package.
  • Torque-tuned, spunky little 49cc two-stroke is built to thrill without intimidating beginners.
  • A seat only 19.1 inches high makes this one the logical choice for the littlest rider in the group.
  • An adjustable throttle stop screw lets the adult in charge gradually increase speed as skills improve.
  • Shaft final drive makes chain maintenance a thing of the past.


Yamaha PW50
  • 49cc air-cooled, case-reed–inducted, two-stroke single is tuned to deliver predictable power that gently eases the new rider up the off-road learning curve.
  • Single-speed automatic transmission means the rider simply twists the throttle and goes, allowing him/her to concentrate on the ride ahead.
  • Class-exclusive shaft drive system is virtually maintenance-free and comes fully enclosed for added durability.
  • Exclusive autolube oil injection system eliminates the need for fuel/oil premixing.

Chassis and Suspension

Yamaha PW50
  • 19.1-inch seat height allows most kids to put both feet down for handling-enhancing and added confidence.
  • 22mm telescopic front fork with 2.4 inches of travel smoothes out the bumps for responsive handling.
  • Mag-style wheels mean there’s no need to tighten or replace spokes.
  • Dual rear shocks with 2.0 inches of travel smooth the trail to deliver confidence-inspiring ride quality.
  • Front and rear drum brakes provide smooth, predictable stopping power.
  • 10-inch front and rear knobby tires provide excellent traction and superior wear.
  • Quiet exhaust pipe, complete with removable baffle, is routed away from the rider.
  • Rear fender, seat and side panel unit removes quickly for ease of maintenance.

Additional Features

Yamaha PW50
  • A thick seat cushions the trail’s blows and allows maximum rider movement.
  • Team Yamaha-inspired colors, graphics and front and side number plates create styling just like the bigger off-roaders.
  • Large, folding footpegs with rubber grips provide excellent footing.
  • An adjustable throttle stop screw lets the adult in charge gradually increase speed as skills improve.


Yamaha PW50
Engine type49cc air-cooled 2-stroke; reed-valve inducted
Bore x Stroke40.0mm x 39.2mm
Compression Ratio6.0:1
Fuel DeliveryVM12 carburetor
TransmissionWet centrifugal automatic
Final DriveShaft
Suspension / FrontTelescopic fork; 2.4-in travel
Suspension / RearUnit swingarm; 2.0-in travel
Brakes / FrontDrum
Brakes / RearDrum
Tires / Front2.50-10-4PR
Tires / Rear2.50-10-4PR
Length49.0 in
Width22.6 in
Height28.1 in
Seat Height19.1 in
Wheelbase33.7 in
Ground Clearance4.1 in
Fuel Capacity.53 gal
Wet Weight86 lb
Warranty90 Day (Limited Factory Warranty)
Yamaha PW50
Yamaha PW50

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