Thanks to its compact dimensions, the Yamaha Vity 125 is able to deal effortless with congested traffic situations. The scooter features a pair of 10 inch wheels and a pretty short wheelbase which offer a proper stability and agile handling. The speed is kept in check by a combination of front disc and rear drum brakes.

In terms of design, the scooter features a modern style with a sharp front nose and a pretty big headlight.

At the heart of the scooter, you’ll find a reliable 4-stroke 125cc engine that is also fuel-injected for efficient and eco-friendly running with air-cooling added to decrease maintenance costs.

As far as comfort goes, the 2012 Yamaha Vity 125 is comes with a comfortable seat which offers enough room for a passenger, a spacious storage compartment under the seat and a small console in the steering column.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2012 Yamaha Vity 125.

  • 2012 Yamaha Vity 125
  • Year:
    2012
  • Make:
  • Engine:
    air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, Forward-inclined single cylinder, 2-valves
  • Transmission:
    V-Belt Automatic
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    4 @ 7500
  • Torque @ RPM:
    7 @ 6000
  • Energy:
    Electronic Fuel Injection
  • Displacement:
    125 L
  • Top Speed:
    60 mph
  • Price:
    € 1899

Yamaha Vity

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Don’t let a limited budget limit your options – choose the Yamaha Vity for quality and reliability, instead.

The Vity is a classic scooter, designed for riders who appreciate low running costs. It offers the performance and handling you need in the city, along with plenty of weather protection and underseat storage.

The reliable 4-stroke 125cc engine is fuel-injected for efficient and eco-friendly running, while air-cooling reduces maintenance costs. Ideal for your daily commute, compact 10inch wheels and a short wheelbase provide stable, lightweight handling. Plus the combination of front disc and rear drum brake offers assured stopping power.

Why not take the strain out of your daily commute with the practical, economical Vity? Benefiting from Yamaha’s expertise in 4-stroke single cylinder engine design, it combines performance, refinement and resilience – with a front disc brake for assured stopping.

A range of features make longer rides comfortable, too. While a large seat provides ample room for a passenger, stow a helmet and other essentials in the easily accessible storage compartment under the seat and in the steering column.

With a clear and easy-to-use instrument panel plus high-visibility head and tail lights, it adds up to a scooter that’s an ideal daily commuter.

Compact 10inch wheels

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Quick steering, low rider inputs and easy low speed manoeuvrability: the Vity offers it all, with lightweight and compact 10inch diameter wheels combining with a short wheelbase. Equipped with 100/90-10 tyres at the front and rear and finished in black, the smart 3-spoke aluminium wheels also add a touch of style and class to this affordable scooter.

Reliable front disc brake

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With a wet weight of only 110 kg, and a wheelbase of just 1,250 mm, the Vity is one of the smallest and lightest scooters in the class. But despite it’s small size, the Vity is still equipped with a powerful brakes: a 153 mm diameter front disc brake and a rear drum brake. Working together, they deliver smooth and predictable stopping power.

Plenty of storage space

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The comfortable dual seat can be easily unlocked and lifted up to reveal a spacious storage compartment. It’s the ideal place to store your helmet or other personal belongings. The Vity also has additional carrying capacity, with an easily-accessible storage compartment in the steering column as well as a handy luggage rack.

Easy-to-read instrument panel

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The Vity’s clearly laid-out instrument panel features an analogue speedometer, a convenient fuel gauge, and a wide array of indicator lights. All vital information is ready to read and in an easy-to-understand layout.

Low seat height

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At just 730 mm high, a sculpted dual seat provides a low and extremely comfortable riding position. It also helps to keep the scooter’s centre of gravity low – for great manoeuvrability – and lets you easily put your feet on the ground.

Sturdy 125cc 4-stroke engine

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The Vity is ideally suited to life on congested urban streets. Powered by a punchy, reliable 4-stroke 125cc engine, it’s the perfect way to navigate rush-hour traffic and overtake with confidence. And, with eco-friendly fuel injection and air cooling, running costs are kept to a minimum – so you save time, as well as your cash.

Specifications

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Engine type air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, Forward-inclined single cylinder, 2-valves
Displacement 125cc
Bore x stroke 51.5 mm x 60.0 mm
Compression ratio 9.5 : 1
Maximum Power 6.4 kW @ 7,500 rpm
Maximum Torque 9.2 Nm @ 6,000 rpm
Lubrication system Wet sump
Fuel system Electronic Fuel Injection
Ignition system TCI
Starter system Electric
Transmission system V-Belt Automatic
Front suspension system Telescopic fork
Front travel 80 mm
Rear suspension system Unit Swing
Rear Travel 65 mm
Front brake Single Disc, Ø 153 mm
Rear brake Drum, Ø 110 mm
Front tyre 100/90-10
Rear tyre 100/90-10
Overall length 1,860 mm
Overall width 670 mm
Overall height 1,045 mm
Seat height 730 mm
Wheelbase 1,250 mm
Minimum ground clearance 95 mm
Wet Weight 110 kg
Fuel tank capacity 5.5

Quotes

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Bikez ---- "The Vity is a classic scooter, designed for riders who appreciate low running costs. It offers the performance and handling you need in the city, along with plenty of weather protection and underseat storage"

Visordown ---- "Designed for riders who appreciate low running costs, the Vity is a classic-styled scooter that offers good engine and handling performance along with plenty of weather protection and underseat storage"

Motorcyclenews ---- "The Vity 125 is not a cutting edge scooter. It’s not fast. It doesn’t look good unless you’ve got a thing for the 80s"

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