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– 2010 Yamaha BWs / Zuma 50
2010 Yamaha BWs / Zuma 50
The sporty Zuma is a fantastic combination of fun and practicality.
The 2010 Yamaha BW’s 50 (called the Zuma in the USA) fully-automatic transmission and electric starting means effortless, twist-and-go riding, and there’s lots of room for two. There’s also plenty of power in the 49cc reed-valve engine. Livin’ for the city? This is your ride.
Good things come in small packages.
Back by popular demand, the sporty Zuma is a fantastic combination of fun and practicality. Think of it as a very trick scooter or a very small sport-utility vehicle, the 2010 Yamaha Zuma’s up for anything.
Nothing gets you around town quicker and more efficiently than the decidedly zippy 2010 BW’s 50 sport scooter.
The peppy 49cc reed-valve 2-stroke engine fires up effortlessly at the push of a button, and fully automatic transmission makes for “gas it and go” operation, so you can just enjoy the ride. There’s plenty of room for two on the comfortable seat, and a large storage compartment under the seat lets you stash your helmet or other small packages. A catalyzer in the exhaust reduces emissions, while wide aggressive tires, front disc brake and rear carrier complete the package. Ride a 2010 BW’s and remind yourself why you choose to live in the city. Make every ride a total hoot!
Fuel Consumption * 52kpl/147mpg(Imp)
2 person convenience
Features and Benefits (USA)
” The sporty Zuma is a fantastic combination of fun and practicality.
” Carburetor settings and exhaust catalyzer technology reduce exhaust emissions.
” 49cc of reed-valve-inducted, Autolube-injected, two-stroke performance keeps the Zuma at the head of the 50cc pack.
” Fully automatic transmission and pushbutton electric starting make the Zuma super-convenient.
” There’s room for two atop the Zuma’s seat and lots of locking storage beneath it.
” The Zuma achieves fuel economy up to an estimated 123 mpg* with a fuel tank that holds 1.5 gallons of gas.
” Feisty 49cc, air-cooled two-stroke engine features a high 7.0:1 compression ratio for strong, usable power-perfect for around-town performance.
” Reed-valve induction provides excellent throttle response and power delivery.
” 14mm Teikei carburetor ensures seamless fuel delivery and crisp throttle response.
” Fan-assisted cooling system keeps engine temperature reliably under control, even while idling at stoplights, for maximum efficiency and longer engine life.
” Exclusive Autolube Oil Injection System ensures no mess or hassle of premixing fuel and oil.
” Easy-to-read indicator light located on instrument panel alerts rider when oil level gets low.
” Easy, dependable electric starting with backup kickstarter.
” Fully automatic V-belt transmission ensures easy, twist-the-throttle-and-go operation.
” DC-CDI system provides precise, high-voltage spark for seamless engine performance and excellent reliability.
” Automatic choke makes cold starting a cinch.
” Step-through frame design allows easy mounting.
” Long wheelbase (50.2 inches) and large dimensions (74.4″L x 27.8″W x 43.7″H) enhance rider comfort with roomier ergonomics.
” Five-spoke cast wheels wear fat, low-profile 120/90-10 front and 130/90-10 rear tires that deliver tons of grip and attitude.
” Telescopic fork features beefy outer tubes for strength, while slider shrouds help protect inner tubes from debris.
” Telescopic front fork with 2.6 inches of travel smoothly soaks up what the road throws the rider’s way.
” Single rear shock with 2.4 inches of travel ensures a plush ride quality in either solo or two-up mode.
” 155mm hydraulic front disc and rear drum brakes combine for serious stopping power.
” Super-sporty styling and bodywork create a racy-looking package with an aggressive profile and riding position.
” Wide front apron and floorboards enhance Zuma’s sporty profile while providing exceptional wind/weather protection and all-day comfort.
” Headlight system features dual bulbs with housings mounted atop the apron (vs. recessed) for great visibility and a sporty finish.
” Huge underseat storage compartment is perfect for hauling schoolbooks or groceries.
” Plush dual seat is long and wide for improved rider and passenger comfort.
” Sturdy rear cargo rack boasts a stainless finish and features extensions that double as passenger grabrails.
” Electronic fuel gauge lets rider easily keep track of gas level.
” Easy-to-read instrument panel features turn signal, high-beam and low-oil indicator lights.
Features and Benefits (Canada)
” 49cc, air-cooled with fan assist, reed-valve, 2-stroke powerplant produces lots of peppy power while still offering excellent fuel economy.
” Fuel consumption of 52 kpl or 147 mpg. Your consumption may vary.
” Lightweight crankshaft means less weight for faster throttle response.
” V-belt constantly variable transmission… just gas it and go… and it is that simple.
” Autolube Oil Injection System automatically mixes oil and gas with no mess. It provides the precise amount of oil required by the engine.
” Fan-cooling keeps engine cool even on hot days or when stuck in stop-and-go traffic.
” Fan- cooling also extends engine life.
” CD ignition provides a strong spark for quick, sure starts. This is a no maintenance ignition system.
” Electric starting with kickstarter backup means no-hassle starting… just push the button. In the event of a low battery, there is also a manual kick starter.
” Teikei 14mm carburetor is miserly on fuel yet still provides crisp throttle response.
” Handlebar-mounted choke lever is conveniently located and easy to use.
” Catalyzer in the muffler reduces harmful emissions.
” Rugged step-through under bone frame design means easy getting on and off plus excellent durability.
” Wide floorboards and fenders enhance rider comfort and provide good splash and wind protection.
” Trailing axle, 30mm telescopic front fork with 65mm (2.6″) of wheel travel smoothly soaks up what the road throws the rider’s way.
” Single shock rear suspension with 60mm (2.4″) of wheel travel ensures a good ride quality in either solo or two-up mode.
” Lightweight yet durable 5-spoke mag wheels fitted with wide, aggressive tires serve up heaps of grip and help create the BW’s unmistakably fun look.
” 180mm hydraulic front disc brake provides serious stopping power.
” Easy-to-use hand-operated brake levers are just like on a bicycle.
” Rear drum brake provides excellent stopping power.
” Instrumentation includes a speedometer with odometer and fuel gauge.
” Large, lockable under seat storage can easily hold a full-face helmet or other items.
” Low oil warning light.
” Plush dual seat provides ultimate comfort for either solo or two-up outings.
” 5.7 litre fuel tank and dash mounted electric fuel guage.
” Rugged rear cargo rack lets the rider carry groceries or other small items.
” Dual headlights enhance the BW’s sporty styling and maximizes visibility and conspicuity
” Under seat fuel and oil filler caps
” Flexible turn signals
” Extra long rear fender extension
” Easy-to-use centre stand
” Helmet hook under seat
2010 Yamaha BWs / Zuma 50 – USA Specifications
MSRP* $2,290 (Raven) Available from March 2010
$2,290 (Vivid Yellow) Available from March 2010
Type 49cc air-cooled 2-stroke single reed-valve inducted
Bore x Stroke 40.0mm x 39.2mm
Compression Ratio 7.0:1
Fuel Delivery 14mm Teikei
Ignition DC CDI
Transmission V-belt automatic
Final Drive V-belt
Suspension/Front Telescopic fork; 2.6-in travel
Suspension/Rear Single shock; 2.4-in travel
Brakes/Front 155mm disc
Length 74.4 in
Width 27.8 in
Height 43.7 in
Seat Height 30.1 in
Wheelbase 50.2 in
Ground Clearance 4.7 in
Fuel Capacity 1.5 gal
Fuel Economy** 123 mpg
Wet Weight 207 lb
Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)
2010 Yamaha BWs / Zuma 50 – Canada Specifications
MSRP: $3,249 CDN
Engine 2-stroke, air-cooled with fan assist, reed-valve, single
Displacement 49 cc
Bore and Stroke 40 x 39.2 mm
Compression Ratio 7 : 1
Maximum Torque 0.7kg-m(5.1 ft-lb) @ 6,000rpm
Fuel Delivery Teikei Y14P
Estimated Fuel Consumption* 52kpl / 147mpg (Imp.)
Ignition / Starting CDI / Electric & Kick
Transmission Fully Automatic
Final Drive V-belt / Spur gear
Suspension (Front) 30mm fork
Suspension (Rear) Single shock unit swingarm
Brakes (Front) 180 mm disc
Brakes (Rear) Drum
Tires (Front) 120/90-10
Tires (Rear) 130/90-10
Length 1,890 mm (74.4 ”)
Width 705 mm (27.8 ”)
Height 1,110 mm (43.7 ”)
Wheelbase 1,275 mm (50.2 ”)
Seat Height 765 mm (30.1 ”)
Fuel Capacity 5.7 litres (1.2 Imp. gal.)
Wet Weight 94kg (206.8lb)
Colour(s) 2010 : Metallic White
2009 : Yamaha Blue
* Fuel economy estimates are based on US EPA exhaust emission certification data obtained by Yamaha and converted into Canadian measurements. Your actual mileage will vary depending on road condition, how you ride, maintain your vehicle, accessories, cargo and operator/passenger weight.
Specifications, appearance, and price of product are subject to change without notice.
* MSRP does not include freight, PDI (Pre Delivery Inspection), pre-rigging (boats), or taxes. Dealer may sell for less.