These year, yamaha global production the three wheeler like a concept bike showed last year ago. The unique bike maybe to be Competition from other products like MP3 from Piaggio which had the same three wheels.
Yamaha claims thats yamaha tricity more lighter than the rival ‘MP3’. According to information, the wet weight yamaha Tricity only 152 kg, while Piaggio MP3 have 50kg havier. If MP3 apply link front suspension, the Yamaha Tricity use teleskopic forks model with the same number of wheels.
Like Yamaha YZF-R125, the Tricity have 125cc engine spesification with single cylinder. Yamaha claimed, it maked power 11 bhp. The bike will be build in thailand, but global yamaha promised will be available in europe and other regions before end of 2014. Wow, long time waiting for potential consumers. (fnc)
Yamaha Tricity Spesification :
Overall length/width/height 1,905 mm × 735 mm × 1,215 mm Seat height : 780 mm Weight (dry) : 146 kg Weight (with oil and a full fuel tank) : 152 kg Engine type : Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve Cylinders : Single cylinder Displacement : 124.8 cm3 Bore x stroke : 52.4 × 57.9 mm Max. output : 8.1 kW (11PS) / 9,000r/min Max. torque : 10.4 N·m (1.1kgf·m) / 5,500r/min Fuel tank capacity : 6.6 L Fuel supply system : Fuel injection Transmission type : V-belt automatic Tire size (front/rear) : 90/80-14 / 110/90-12 (both tubeless) Brakes (front/rear): Hydraulic disc / Hydraulic disc Suspensions (front/rear) : Telescopic / Unit swing