We'd guess that you all have fond memories of your first bike. Learning to ride, and finding out just how much fun you could have as you burned through tankfuls of gas. Yamaha has released their 2012 PW and TT-R models, Which make a great starter platform for new riders as they step their way up the ladder to more powerful machines, or as a fun and quiet trail bike to have some family fun with.

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2012 Yamaha PW50

Features & Benefits

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:
• 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 foot pegs with rubber grips provide excellent footing.
• An adjustable throttle stop screw lets the adult in charge gradually increase speed as skills improve.

Available Accessories:
Please go to yamaha-motor.com.

* Wet weight includes the vehicle with all standard equipment and all fluids, including oil, coolant (as applicable) and a full tank of fuel. It does not include the weight of options or accessories. Wet weight is useful in making real-world comparisons with other models.

Specifications
Model: PW50BL
Engine Type: 49cc air-cooled 2-stroke; reed-valve inducted
Bore x Stroke: 40.0 x 39.2mm
Compression Ratio: 6.0:1
Fuel Delivery: VM12
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
Brake/Front: Drum
Brake/Rear: Drum
Tire/Front: 2.50-10-4PR
Tire/Rear: 2.50-10-4PR
L x W x H: 49.0 x 22.6 x 28.1 in
Seat Height: 19.1 in
Wheelbase: 33.7 in
Ground Clearance: 4.1 in
Fuel Capacity: 0.53 gal
*Wet Weight: 85 lb
Color: Team Yamaha Blue/White

 

2012 Yamaha TT-R50E

Features & Benefits

Engine:
• 49cc air-cooled, SOHC powerplant puts out smooth, reliable four-stroke power perfect for kids and small novices.
• Three-speed gearbox with automatic centrifugal clutch makes learning to shift gears a breeze.
• Convenient electric starter for effortless starting.
• Compact-design cases keep overall engine width down to 296mm, for a narrow feel and great handling.
• 11mm Mikuni® VM-type carburetor with automatic on/off electric heater ensures crisp, dependable throttle response.
• Automatic cam chain tensioner reduces maintenance.
• CDI ignition system delivers hot, reliable spark and requires minimal maintenance.
• Lightweight, upswept exhaust system contains a quiet, WR-type USFS-approved spark arrestor.

Chassis/Suspension:
• Curved steel backbone frame keeps the TT-R50E narrow and has three engine-mounting points for excellent rigidity and handling.
• Inverted fork with 22mm sliders provides 3.8 inches of smooth front wheel travel for a great ride and handling.
• Monocross-style rear suspension is controlled by a single coil-over shock and provides 2.8 inches of bump-smothering rear wheel travel.
• Front and rear 80mm drum brakes deliver strong, dependable stopping power, and the rear’s activated by a right foot pedal just like the big YZs.
• 10-inch front and rear wheels with knobby tires offer great grip and exceptional wear.
• Low, 21.8-inch seat height allows most kids to put both feet down for enhanced handling and added confidence.

Additional Features:
• Key-type ignition switch deters unauthorized riding.
• Throttle stop screw lets the adult supervisor restrict speed while beginners are learning.
• Cool-looking YZ bodywork includes an integrated front fender/number plate.
• Standard sidestand tucks up out of the way when not in use.
• Handy choke lever is located right in front of the main switch.
• Large, folding, cleated foot pegs provide excellent footing.

Available Accessories:
Please go to yamaha-motor.com.

* Wet weight includes the vehicle with all standard equipment and all fluids, including oil, coolant (as applicable) and a full tank of fuel. It does not include the weight of options or accessories. Wet weight is useful in making real-world comparisons with other models.

Specifications
Model: TTR50EB
Engine Type: 49cc air-cooled SOHC 4-stroke; 2 valves
Bore x Stroke: 36.0 x 48.6mm
Compression Ratio: 9.5:1
Fuel Delivery: Mikuni® VM11
Ignition: CDI
Transmission: Constant-mesh 3-speed; automatic clutch
Suspension/Front: Inverted telescopic fork; 3.8-in travel
Suspension/Rear: Single shock; 2.8-in travel95mm drum
Brake/Front: 80mm drum
Brake/Rear: 80mm drum
Tire/Front: 2.50-10-4PR
Tire/Rear: 2.50-10-4PR
L x W x H: 51.4 x 23.4 x 30.5 in
Seat Height: 21.8 in
Wheelbase: 36.4 in
Ground Clearance: 5.3 in
Fuel Capacity: 0.82 gal
*Wet Weight: 125 lbs.
Color: Team Yamaha Blue/White

2012 Yamaha TT-R110E

Features & Benefits

Engine:
• Torquey/powerful 110cc air-cooled SOHC four-stroke powerplant is tuned for maximum off-road performance in a wide range of trail conditions.
• Compact hemispherical combustion chamber with 9.3:1 compression produces max torque at 4000 rpm, max horsepower at 7500 rpm.
• Four-speed gearbox with automatic clutch has the right gear for wherever you ride.
• Convenient electric starter for effortless starting, and backup kick starting.
• CDI ignition system is ultra-reliable and never needs maintenance.
• Automatic cam chain tensioner means minimal maintenance and longer engine life.
• Easy-access, tool-free air filter adds extra convenience during maintenance.
• Lightweight exhaust system features quiet, USFS-approved spark arrestor.

Chassis/Suspension:
• Steel backbone frame ties steering head and swingarm pivot together via a straight line, with the engine mounted at three places for optimum strength and high ground clearance.
• 31mm fork with high-tech internals including a damper valve with oil lock provides excellent damping, great bottoming resistance and 4.5 inches of smooth travel.
• Monocross® rear suspension pivoting on a strong, 12mm shaft, along with a gusseted steel swingarm, provide excellent rear wheel control through 4.3 inches of travel.
• Die-cast aluminum top triple clamp helps provide light, precise handling and looks great, too.
• 26.4-inch seat height and 7.1 inches of ground clearance help inspire confident performance on rugged trails.
• Front and rear drum brakes deliver strong, dependable stopping power.
• 14-inch front and 12-inch rear wheels inspire great rider confidence by keeping the seat low and the steering light.
• Knobby tires offer superb grip and exceptional wear.

Additional Features:
• Long, YZ-style gripper seat is low, comfortable, and allows easy rider movement.
• Team Yamaha-inspired colors, graphics and front and side number plates create styling similar to larger YZ lineup.
• Large, folding, cleated foot pegs provide excellent footing, even in wet or muddy conditions.
• Key-type ignition switch deters unauthorized riding.

Available Accessories:
Please go to yamaha-motor.com.

* Wet weight includes the vehicle with all standard equipment and all fluids, including oil, coolant (as applicable) and a full tank of fuel. It does not include the weight of options or accessories. Wet weight is useful in making real-world comparisons with other models.

Specifications
Model: TTR110EB
Engine Type: 110cc air-cooled 4-stroke, SOHC
Bore x Stroke: 51.0 x 54.0mm
Compression Ratio: 9.3:1
Fuel Delivery: Mikuni® VM16
Ignition: CDI
Transmission: Constant-mesh 4-speed/wet, multiple disc
Suspension/Front: Telescopic fork, coil spring/oil damper, 4.5-in travel
Suspension/Rear: Swingarm (Monocross®), coil spring/gas-oil damper, 4.3-in travel
Brake/Front: 95mm drum
Brake/Rear: 110mm drum
Tire/Front: 2.50-14-4PR
Tire/Rear: 3.00-12-4PR
L x W x H: 61.6 x 26.8 x 36.3 in.
Seat Height: 26.4 in.
Wheelbase: 42.5 in.
Ground Clearance: 7.1 in.
Fuel Capacity: 1.0 gal
*Wet Weight: 158 lb
Color: Team Yamaha Blue/White

 

2012 Yamaha TT-R125LE

Features & Benefits

Engine:
• Potent 124cc air-cooled SOHC four-stroke powerplant puts out torquey, broadband power tuned for maximum off-road performance in a wide range of trail conditions.
• 20mm Mikuni® carburetor ensures crisp, dependable throttle response.
• Smooth-shifting, five-speed transmission with heavy-duty clutch is geared for maximum versatility and usable power delivery.
• CDI ignition system is ultra-reliable and never needs maintenance.
• Automatic cam chain tensioner means minimal maintenance and longer engine life.
• Easy-access, tool-free air filter adds extra convenience during maintenance.
• Lightweight exhaust system features quiet, USFS-approved spark arrestor.

Chassis/Suspension:
• Rigid frame design features a long wheelbase to accommodate bigger riders while maintaining quick, agile off-road handling.
• 31mm telescopic front fork with 7.1 inches of travel has preload adjustability for plush, confidence-inspiring control over rough terrain.
• TT-R125LE features preload adjustability for even more aggressive off-road performance and handling.
• Big 19-inch front and 16-inch rear wheels on the 125LE mean great handling and terrainability combined with sharp, predictable steering.
• Single rear shock with 6.6 inches of travel and compression and rebound damping adjustability provide predictable handling for the aggressive rider.
• TT-R125LE features a lightweight aluminum box-section swingarm with snail-type chain adjusters for reduced unsprung weight and optimum suspension performance.
• Front disc and rear drum brakes deliver strong, dependable stopping power.
• Knobby tires offer superb grip and exceptional wear.

Additional Features:
• Long, YZ-style seat is low, comfortable and allows easy rider movement.
• Gripper-style seat aids seat-of-the-pants feel.
• Team Yamaha-inspired colors, graphics and front and side number plates create styling similar to larger YZ lineup.
• Sleek, narrow fuel tank helps create a big-bike look and feel.
• Large, folding, cleated footpegs provide excellent footing, even in wet or muddy conditions.
• Durable fork boots ensure excellent fork seal and stanchion tube protection.

Available Accessories:
Please go to yamaha-motor.com.

* Wet weight includes the vehicle with all standard equipment and all fluids, including oil, coolant (as applicable) and a full tank of fuel. It does not include the weight of options or accessories. Wet weight is useful in making real-world comparisons with other models.

Specifications
Model: TTR125LEB
Engine Type: 124cc air-cooled SOHC 4-stroke; 2 valves
Bore x Stroke: 54.0 x 54.0mm
Compression Ratio: 10.0:1
Fuel Delivery: Mikuni® VM20
Ignition: CDI
Transmission: Constant-mesh 5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Suspension/Front: Telescopic fork; 7.1-in travel
Suspension/Rear: Single shock; 6.6-in travel
Brake/Front: 220mm single disc
Brake/Rear: 110mm drum
Tire/Front: 70/100-19 42M
Tire/Rear: 90/100-16 52M
L x W x H: 74.2 x 31.3 x 42.7 in
Seat Height: 31.7 in
Wheelbase: 50.0 in
Ground Clearance: 11.6 in
Fuel Capacity: 1.6 gal
*Wet Weight: 198 lb
Color: Team Yamaha Blue/White

2012 Yamaha TT-R230

Features & Benefits

Engine:
• Super-reliable, electric start, 223cc air-cooled, SOHC four-stroke puts out smooth, widespread power perfectly suited for all kinds of trails and riders.
• Smooth-shifting, six-speed transmission with heavy-duty clutch geared for maximum versatility and usable power delivery.
• CDI magneto ignition system is ultra-reliable and nearly maintenance-free.
• YZ-type air filter for easy maintenance and maximum airflow.
• Lightweight exhaust with muffler and quiet, USFS-approved spark arrestor.
• Automatic cam chain tensioner means minimal maintenance and longer engine life.

Chassis/Suspension:
• Steel frame with compact wheelbase and low seat height combines accessibility to new or smaller riders with superb maneuverability and super-responsive handling.
• Linkage-mounted adjustable rear shock serves up 8.7 inches of smooth, progressive rear wheel travel for great bump absorption and handling.
• 36mm front fork with 9.5 inches of wheel travel provides plush, confidence-inspiring control over rough terrain.
• 11.6 inches of ground clearance should be enough to deal with almost any trail.
• Aluminum box-section swingarm features snail-type chain adjusters for quick and easy chain adjustments.
• Front 220mm disc and 130mm rear drum brakes for powerful, confident stops.
• Full-size 21-inch front and 18-inch rear aluminum wheels keep unsprung weight down, while knobby tires provide motocross-spec grip.

Additional Features:
• Long gripper seat is low, comfortable, and allows easy rider movement.
• Team Yamaha-inspired colors, graphics and front and side number plates create distinctive styling.
• Sleek fuel tank with 2.1-gallon capacity for good range and excellent freedom of movement.
• Large, folding, cleated foot pegs provide excellent footing, even in wet or muddy conditions.
• Durable fork boots provide excellent fork seal and stanchion tube protection.

Available Accessories:
Please go to yamaha-motor.com.

* Wet weight includes the vehicle with all standard equipment and all fluids, including oil, coolant (as applicable) and a full tank of fuel. It does not include the weight of options or accessories. Wet weight is useful in making real-world comparisons with other models.

Specifications
Model: TTR230B
Engine Type: 223cc air-cooled 4-stroke, SOHC, 2 valves
Bore x Stroke: 70.0 x 58.0mm
Compression Ratio: 9.5:1
Fuel Delivery: Y26P
Ignition: DC-CDI
Transmission: Constant-mesh 6-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Suspension/Front: Telescopic fork; 9.5-in travel
Suspension/Rear: Single shock; 8.7-in travel
Brake/Front: 220mm single disc
Brake/Rear: 130mm drum
Tire/Front: 80/100-21 NHS
Tire/Rear: 100/100-18 NHS
L x W x H: 81.3 x 31.5 x 46.5 in
Seat Height: 34.2 in
Wheelbase: 54.5 in
Ground Clearance: 11.6 in
Fuel Capacity: 2.1 gal
*Wet Weight: 251 lb
Color: Team Yamaha Blue/White

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