Yamaha TMAX Scooters For Sale
What Is It?
The Yamaha TMAX is an A2 licence friendly premium maxi scooter with sporty bike credentials and is powered by a liquid cooled 499 cc parallel twin four stroke engine, producing 40 bhp at 6,750 rpm and maximum power at 5,500 rpm. It's a stressed member of the frame for increased rigidity.
- Steel tubular frame
- Automatic CVT gearbox with enclosed chain final drive
- 267 mm disc up front with single piston caliper
- 267 mm disc at the rear with single piston caliper
- 38 mm telescopic fork with 120 mm travel
- Rear shock with 120 mm travel
- Folding rear pegs
There is a handy glove box on the right and the lit underseat storage takes a full face helmet. The 3-spoke 14" wheels take a 120/70 tyre at the front and 150/70 at the rear.
- 2001: Yellow, blue, silver
- 2002: Red, plum, yellow, silver
- 2003: Blue, red, plum, silver
- 2004: Silver, dark blue, light blue, black
- 2005: Blue, red, silver, black
- 2006: White/blue, blue/grey, black
- 2007: Silver, blue, black
The Tmax was one of the first big engined scooters and sold around 100,000 units in Europe.
Capacity: 499 cc (average)
Power: 40 bhp, 30 kW (average)
Red Line: 7,000 rpm (average)
Top Speed: 90 mph, 145 km/h (average)
Fuel Consumption / Gas Mileage: 40 mpg, 7.1 l/100km, 14.2 km/l (average)
Range: 120 miles, 193 km (average)
Fuel Capacity: 14.0 litres, 3.7 US gallons (average)
Seat Height: 800 mm, 31.5 inches (average)
Wet Weight: 218 kg, 481 pounds (heavy)
Dry Weight: 197 kg, 434 pounds
Power to Weight: 0.183 bhp/kg, 0.137 kW/kg
Road Tax (VED): £69 / Year (high)
Model History & Updates
2004: Increased compression ratio, fuel injection, power jump from 40 to 45bhp, fork up to 41mm, 3 to 5 spoke wheels, front brakes upgraded to two piston calipers and rear wheel up to 15". The front brakes are now dual discs, the rear has a parking brake and the console sees a major update with a rev counter.
2005: Optional ABS adds 5 kg to the weight.
2006: Special edition TMAX Black (Black Max) features a black colour scheme with red detailing on the seat and calipers. The rims are also polished.
2007: Night Max special edition, a bit like the Black Max but with blue instead of red.
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