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YAMAHA TMAX 2009: A SUPER SPORT SCOOTER – sporty, elegance and fuel economy

By • Apr 22nd, 2009 • Category: ! Daily Info & Reviews, Vehicles
V-belt 2009 Yamaha TMAX
 
The all new TMAX, is in many respects a motorcycle with the convenience of a step through design.
 
The all-new Super Sport scooter blurs the boundries between scooter and motorcycle.
 
Introducing the all new 2009 Yamaha TMAX “Maxi Scooter“. Powered by a twin cylinder, liquid-cooled, 495cc engine the TMAX offers the comfort and performance of a motorcycle in a scooter design. The new Yamaha TMAX scooter is perfect for zipping around the city or discovering the faraway wonders that is great country has to offer.
 
MAXIMUM SCOOTER. Blurring the boundaries between scooter and motorcycle – a super sport automatic fuel-injected, liquid-cooled, four value per cylinder engine boasts, controlled-fill, die-cast aluminum frame, 43mm front forks, 4-piston caliper dual front disc brakes, and a rear disc brake. Plus a multifunction instrumentation with speedometer and tachometer and radical sports styling and fuel economy up to an estimated *47 mpg with a fuel tank that holds 4 gallons.
 
Featuring fuel injected twin cylinder power, huge 43mm fork and 2-up seating, the new TMAX is no ordinary scooter. Whether commuting in the city or touring the Rocky Mountains, the TMAX offers serious performance and comfort. A huge under seat storage compartment and a fully automatic transmission provide unmatched convenience while an aluminium frame, R6 inspired brakes and 15″ wheels highlight its motorcycle handling and heritage. Discover why the TMAX is Italy‘s most popular scooter.
 
Additional storage can also be found in the front area of the rider cockpit. There are two storage compartments on the left and right side of the inner fairing panel.
 
15 litre fuel tank includes a 3 litre reserve portion. An electric fuel pump is mounted inside the fuel tank to provide fuel to the FI system.
YAMAHA TMAX 2009: A SUPER SPORT SCOOTER - sporty, elegance and fuel economy
 
Stylish 2-piece windshield provides excellent wind and weather protection. The upper portion of the windshield features a “hard coated” finish for scratch protection.
 
Dual 60/55-watt halogen highlight provide a bright beam of light as well as that sleek, cat-eye image.
 
Eye-catching rear taillight provides excellent visibility plus a sporty design.
 
Sports styled front apron and floorboards provide excellent splash and wind protection and highlights the TMAX’s functional side.
 
Cool multi-function instrumentation panel includes analog speedometer, temp and fuel gauges with illuminated needles. Tach, odometer, dual tripmeters, clock, fuel tripmeter are digital. Plus V-belt wear indicator warning light and an oil change indicator light too.
 
 YAMAHA TMAX 2009: A SUPER SPORT SCOOTER - sporty, elegance and fuel economy
 
*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, maintain your vehicle, accessories, cargo and operator/passenger weight.
 
 
 
Highlights:
 
495cc, liquid-cooled, fuel injected, 4-stroke power
 
– Motorcycle inspired performance, suspension and handling
 
Engine
Type 499cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke, forwardinclined
 
Bore x Stroke 66.0 x 73.0 mm
 
Compression Ratio 11:1
 
Fuel Delivery Electronic fuel injection
 
Clutch Type Wet, multiple-disc automatic centrifugal
 
Ignition Digital TCI
 
Transmission CVT double-cog V-belt auto
 
Final Drive V-belt
 
Chassis
Suspension/Front 43mm telescopic forks
 
Suspension/Rear Swingarm
 
Brakes/Front 267mm disc
 
Brakes/Rear 267mm disc
 
Tires/Front 120/70-15 67H Radial
 
Tires/Rear 160/60-15 67H Radial
 
Dimensions
Length 86.4 in
 
Width 30.5 in
 
Height 56.9 in
 
Seat Height 31.5 in
 
Wheelbase 62.2 in
 
Ground Clearance 4.9 in
 
Fuel Capacity 4.0 gal
 
Fuel Economy** 47 mpg
 
Wet Weight 489 lb
 
Other
Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)
 
 YAMAHA TMAX 2009: A SUPER SPORT SCOOTER - sporty, elegance and fuel economy
 
Additional Features:
 
Integrated rear turn signals
 
Folding mirrors
 
Convenient spin on type oil filter
 
Rugged plastic stone chip protectors on fork legs help prevent inner tube damage
 
5-postion adjustable front and rear hand brake levers
 
Special helmet cable slips thru helmet “D” rings and then locks under the seat for added helmet storage and security
 
Convenient passenger grab rails
 
Push-to-cancel-type turn signals
 
Easy-to-use centre stand and side stand
 
Side stand safety lock-out switch prevents unit from being ridden when side stand is down.
 
3-in-1 main ignition switch combines the ignition, fork lock and under seat storage compartment lock in one convenient switch.
 
Low-maintenance, sealed battery
 
Locking fuel cap is hidden by special-access panel located at the front of the seat.
 
Stylish heat shield on muffler protects rider and passenger from hot components.
 
Folding passenger footpegs
 
 

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2 Responses »

  1. Come and see the fuel consumption numbers of my Tmax (2005) here http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=plixQ_gqMS4Fo7-74wZWaNg&hl=en_GB

  2. OTR price?

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