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2014 Yamaha Zuma 50FX

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Built with practicality and efficiency in mind, the 2014 Yamaha Zuma 50 FX is a compact scooter with a sporty attitude.

The scooter weighs 205 lb and is built around a liquid-cooled, 4-Stroke SOHC, 3 Valve engine with a displacement of 49cc. The unit is fed by a 1.2 gallons fuel tank and is mated to a CVT automatic transmission that offers a fuel consumption of 132 Mpg.

The stopping power is handled by a wave-shaped 180mm front disc coupled with rear drum brakes. On the other hand the ride quality is assured by a front telescopic fork with 42mm outer tubes and rear shock absorbers.

The bike sits on front and rear 120/90-10-inch fat tires that deliver a good grip and enhance the ride’s comfort.

The 2014 Yamaha Zuma 50FX can be yours for no less than $2,590.

Hit the jump for more information on the Yamaha Zuma 50FX.

Overview

Yamaha Zuma 50FX

Sporty and Efficient.

The new Zuma 50FX is based on the very popular and successful line of Yamaha Zuma scooters and features new sport styling, a 50cc 4-stroke engine, CVT automatic transmission, and the seat. ANd best of all you get Yamaha quality and durability built in plus a vast national dealer network for support.

2014 Yamaha Zuma 50FX Key Features:

Yamaha Zuma 50FX

• This super sporty 4-stroke scooter makes going places fun, even commuting to work or school.

• Fuel injection provides smooth, seamless power — and nearly instantaneous starts.

• Sporty styling, with a textured seat cover that has colored stitching, wide handlebars and a single headlight enhance the image of the Zuma 50FX.

• Zuma 50FX’s stepped seat provides an open and roomy ride, plus lots of locking storage underneath and added convenience touches like an inner pocket and fold-out hook.

• The Zuma 50FX achieves fuel economy up to an estimated 132 mpg* with a fuel tank that holds 1.2 gallons of gas.

Engine:

Yamaha Zuma 50FX

• Liquid-cooled 3-valve, 4-stroke engine is powerful, quiet, and low-maintenance.

• Electronic fuel injection with 19mm throttle body provides optimal mixture in all conditions as well as easy cold starts.

• The Zuma 50FX achieves fuel economy up to an estimated 132 mpg* with a fuel tank that holds 1.2 gallons of gas.

• Fully automatic V-belt transmission provides easy, twist-the-throttle-and-go operation.

• Pushbutton electric starting gives ultimate ease of operation.

• The air-induction system and exhaust catalyst technology reduce air pollution.

Chassis/Suspension:

Yamaha Zuma 50FX

• Large-gauge steel pipe frame offers strength and rigidity.

• Fuel tank, positioned low in the center tunnel, provides centralized mass and extra convenience – the tank can be refueled without opening the seat, unlike many scooters.

• Wave-shaped 180mm front disc brake and rear drum brakes combine for serious stopping power.

• Large-diameter, 42mm outer tubes on the front forks enhance the beefy image.

• 120/90-10-inch fat tires front and rear are designed for impressive look with strong-grip pattern.

• Wide handlebars with motorcycle-type bar clamps emphasize the sporty motorcycle styling and also make it possible to use accessory bars for a custom look.

• The sturdy rear cargo rack includes an integrated grab bar.

Additional Features:

Yamaha Zuma 50FX

• The under-seat trunk is large enough to hold an XL full-face helmet, etc. (23-liter capacity).

• A fuel gauge adds to rider convenience.

• Seat provides a relaxed sitting position.

• Single headlight design and clear turn signals accents the Zuma 50FX’s sporty visual identity.

Specifications

Engine TypeLiquid-cooled 4-stroke SOHC, 3-valve
Displacement49cc
Bore x Stroke38.0 x 43.6mm
Compression Ratio12.0:1
Fuel Delivery ElectronicFuel injection
TransmissionAutomatic
Final DriveV-belt
Suspension / FrontTelescopic
Suspension / RearSwingarm with single shock
Brakes / FrontHydraulic disc
Brakes / RearDrum
Tires / Front120/90-10
Tires / Rear120/90-10
Length73.0 in
Width28.8 in
Height43.1 in
Seat Height30.7 in
Wheelbase50.3 in
Ground Clearance4.4 in
Fuel Capacity1.2 gal
Fuel Economy**132 mpg
Wet Weight***205 lb
Warranty1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)
Price*$2,590 (Team Yamaha Blue/White) Available from November 2013
$2,590 (Vivid Yellow/Raven) Available from November 2013

* Price and Specifications subject to change without notice. Please read your Owner’s Manual and all labels before operation.

** Fuel economy estimates are based on US EPA exhaust emission certification data obtained by Yamaha. Your actual mileage will vary depending on road conditions, how you ride and maintain your, vechile, accessories, cargo and operator/passenger weight.

*** Wet weight includes the vechile with all standart equipment and all fluids, including oil, coolant (as applicable) and a full tank of fuel. It does not include the weight of options or accessories. Wet weight is useful in making real-world comparisions with other models.



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