Yamaha TMAX For Sale
The 2012 Yamaha TMAX is an A2 licence friendly premium maxi scooter with sporty bike credentials and is powered by a new 530cc parallel twin engine which puts out 46bhp. It was first launched in 2001 and updated in 2008, 2015 and 2017.
- Bike handling with scooter practicality, it does almost everything well
- Final belt drive on post 2012 models, no 12V socket, expensive
What Is It?
It's powered by a new larger capacity liquid cooled 530cc parallel twin engine, featuring 10% better low down torque that's delivered to the rear wheel via a new more efficient belt drive (check the diagram above). To improve rigidity the engine is a stressed member of the frame achieves maximum power of 45.9bhp at 6,750rpm with maximum torque at 5,250rpm. ABS adds £300.
- New CVT gearbox with new belt drive system
- 267mm discs up front with 2 piston calipers
- 282mm disc at the rear with single piston caliper
- 43mm telescopic fork with 120mm travel
- Rear swingarm with under mounted shock and 116mm travel
- Foldable mirrors
- Adjustable windscreen (with an Allen key)
- Fuel injection and electric starter
- LED tail light (from the R1)
Improvements over the 2008-2011 model include new bodywork, a lighter cast Aluminum frame and new Aluminium swing arm to save weight. Elsewhere the windscreen is now height adjustable and the headlights are a new projector design. The engine isn't just bigger but also features new Aluminium pistons, new camshaft profile and larger intake valves. Even the fuel injectors now have 12 holes, just like the YZF-R6.
Both 5-spoke 15" wheels feature a five spoke design with a 120/70 tyre upfront and 160/60 at the rear, now 7% lighter than before. The underseat storage has plenty of room for one full face helmet and there is also a small glovebox on the left. ABS adds 4kg to the weight.
Accessories include an Akrapovic exhaust system with Titanium muffler (£790), heated grips (£180), console bag, 39 litre top case and 12V power socket.
The Black Max and Bronze Max special editions feature special paintwork, seat and wheel details.
Available colours: Black, grey, silver and white
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