Weighting only 86 lb (wet), with a wheel base of 33.7 inches and with a seat height of just 19.1 inches, the Yamaha PW50 delivers sporty performances in a compact package.

The motorcycle features adjustable throttle and it is built around a 49 cc, air-cooled, 2-stroke engine which is combined with a VM12 Carburetor and is fueled by a 53 Gal fuel tank. The engine is controlled by a wet centrifugal automatic transmission.

The ride quality is kept in check by a 22 mm telescopic front fork with 2.4 inches of travel and dual rear shocks with 2.0 inches of travel. Front and rear drum brakes handle the stopping power, while the 10-inch front and rear knobby tires will keep the rider out of trouble even on the toughest terrains.

Prices start from $1,440.

Hit the jump for more information on the Yamaha PW50.

  • 2015 Yamaha PW50
  • Year:
    2015
  • Make:
  • Engine:
    Air-cooled 2-stroke; reed-valve inducted
  • Transmission:
    Wet centrifugal automatic
  • Energy:
    Carburettor
  • Displacement:
    49 cc
  • Top Speed:
    30 mph (Est.)
  • Price:
    1440

Overview

2015 Yamaha PW50 Exterior
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The First Choice For First Time.

With a seat height of just 19.1 inches, adjustable throttle and fully automatic transmission, the PW50 ensures your kid’s first ride is as rewarding as his first steps.

2015 Yamaha PW50 Key Features:

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• 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.

2015 Yamaha PW50 Features and Benefits:

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Engine:

• 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/Suspension:

2015 Yamaha PW50 Exterior
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• 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:

• 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.

Specifications

Engine Type Air-cooled 2-stroke; reed-valve inducted
Displacement 49cc
Bore x Stroke 40.0mm x 39.2mm
Compression Ratio 6.0:1
Fuel Delivery VM12 carburetor
Ignition CDI
Transmission Wet centrifugal automatic
Final Drive Shaft
Suspension / Front Telescopic fork; 2.4-in travel
Suspension / Rear Unit swingarm; 2.0-in travel
Brakes / Front Drum
Brakes / Rear Drum
Tires / Front 2.50-10-4PR
Tires / Rear 2.50-10-4PR
Length 49.0 in
Width 22.6 in
Height 28.1 in
Seat Height 19.1 in
Wheelbase 33.7 in
Ground Clearance 4.1 in
Fuel Capacity . 53 gal
Wet Weight 86 lb
Warranty 90 Day (Limited Factory Warranty)
Available Color Team Yamaha Blue/White
Price $1,440
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