2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)

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2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)
2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)

2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)
2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)

2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)
2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)

– 2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)

2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke)

One of the industry’s best-selling mini bikes, the 2011 Yamaha PW50 is a fantastic entry-level bike to help young riders learn the ropes at an affordable price.

Introduce your little ones to the fun and excitement of off road riding, with the legendary PW50.

In fact, this lightweight, easy-riding bike is one of the industry’s best-selling minis. An air-cooled, 49cc, 2-stroke engine gives you single-speed power that’s super reliable and easy to control. Just gas it and go. A removable, power-limiting exhaust restrictor allows parents or adult supervisors to increase power as a rider’s skill level improves. When learning is this much fun, they’ll really apply themselves! And check out the value pricing too!

IMPORTANT NOTE: Adult supervision and proper protective riding gear, including a helmet, are a must when a youngster is operating a PW50.



49cc, 2-Stroke Single

Speed Limiter

Easy to use


Key Features:


” Air-cooled, 49cc, reed-valve, 2-stroke single is mildly tuned to deliver predictable power that gently eases the new rider up the off-road learning curve.
” Reed-valve intake system smooths power delivery and widens the powerband.
” Single-speed fully automatic transmission means the rider simply twists the throttle to go. This allows a young rider to concentrate on the basics of riding without having to worry about clutching and shifting.
” Shaft drive system is virtually maintenance-free and comes fully enclosed for added protection and durability. There is no chain to worry about adjusting or lubricating.
” Exclusive Autolube Oil Injection System eliminates the need and hassle of fuel/oil premixing. This system precisely meters the exact amount of oil required by the engine.
” Washable foam air filter reduces tune-up costs.
” Maintenance-free CDI ignition produces a hot spark for sure starts and reduced plug fouling.
” Quiet, environmentally friendly exhaust will keep the neighbours smiling.
” Exhaust pipe has been routed away from rider to avoid accidental contact burns. Heat shields also protect young riders from hot components.


” Rugged steel backbone-type frame
” Class-lowest 485mm (19.1″) seat height creates a handling-enhancing low centre of gravity and allows most riders to put both feet on the ground for added confidence.
” 22.5mm telescopic front fork with 60mm (2.4″) of travel smooths out the bumps.
” Dual rear shock suspension with 50mm (2″) of wheel travel deliver a plush, confidence-inspiring ride.
” Front and rear drum brakes provide strong stopping power. Hand-operated levers are similar to those used on bicycles.
” Durable, mag-style wheels means there’s no need to tighten or replace spokes. They are easy to clean too!
” Knobby tires provide excellent traction in the dirt.
” Specially designed one-piece rear fender, side panels and seat can be easily removed for cleaning or maintenance.


” Rugged plastic bodywork resists damage in the event of a tip over.
” Plush, motocross-style seat provides ample comfort and allows maximum rider movement.
” Team Yamaha-inspired colours, graphics, front and side number plates create styling just like the bigger YZ series of off-roaders.
” Large, folding footpegs with rubber grips provide excellent footing even in wet or muddy conditions.
” Premium-quality handgrips and levers are durable and comfortable.

Safety Items

” Heat shields on engine and exhaust protect young riders from hot components.
” Adjustable speed limiter screw on throttle housing restricts acceleration and top speed.
” Removable exhaust pipe restrictor allows parents to increase top speed as skills improve.
” Start/Run switch prevents unit from moving while in the start position.
” Easy-access handlebar/dash-mounted choke lever.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Adult supervision and proper protective riding gear, including a helmet, are a must when a youngster is operating a PW50.



2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke) – USA Specifications

Model not available in the USA



2011 Yamaha PW50 (2-Stroke) – Canada Specifications
MSRP: $1,299 CDN

Engine Air-cooled, reed-valve, 2-stroke single
Displacement 49cc
Bore and Stroke 40 x 39.2mm
Compression Ratio 6.0:1
Maximum Torque 0.36kg-m (2.6 ft-lb)@ 4,500 rpm
Fuel Delivery Mikuni VM12SC
Ignition / Starting CDI / Kick
Transmission Single-speed automatic (No clutch)
Final Drive Shaft

Suspension (Front) 22.5mm fork / 60mm (2.4″) wheel travel
Suspension (Rear) Unit swingarm / 50 mm (2″) wheel travel
Brakes (Front) Drum
Brakes (Rear) Drum
Tires (Front) 2.50-10
Tires (Rear) 2.50-10

Length 1,245mm (49″)
Width 575mm (22.6″)
Height 715mm (28.1″)
Wheelbase 855mm (33.7″)
Ground Clearance 105mm (4.1″)
Seat Height 485mm (19.1″)
Fuel Capacity 2 litres (0.4 imp. gallons)
Wet Weight 39kg (85.8 lb)
Colour(s) 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.

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