The YAMAHA is a well known name in automobile market and now it has come across the world with its new invention that is Yamaha Nouvo. This motor bike comes under the scooter category. The engine displacement of this scooter is 113.7cubic centimeter. The scooter looks like a moped and is pretty comfortable. There is a four stroke air cooled engine fitted in the scooter that uses SOHC technology. There is a single cylinder arrangement. The bore*stroke ratio of the scooter is 50*57.9mm. The maximum power that can be delivered by the engine is 6.54kw at the rate of 8000rpm and the maximum torque of this engine is 8.63Nm at the rate of 7000rpm. Yamaha Nouvo is both kick and electric start. The ignition of the engine is DC-CDI type. Yamaha Nouvo price would not be as affordable as the existing scooters in India.
The brake system of Yamaha Nouvo makes it very safe. The front brake of this scooter is 220mm disc while the rear brake is 130mm drum brake. The dimension of this motor bike is 1935 X 1070 X 675mm. The Yamaha Motor is expecting a greater sale of this scooters unit in India. The weight of this scooter is 96kg.The scooter has simple looks and is going to give a tough competition for other scooters and even bikes of its class. The fuel capacity of the scooter is 5 liters. The wheel base of this scooter is 1280mm. Yamaha has used a new technology KAYABA for the suspension system of the scooter. The front suspension of the scooter is kayaba telescopic fork and the rear suspension is swing arm type with kayaba twin tube shock absorber. Yamaha may be considering in launch both the models of Yamaha Nouvo in India which may be modified later seeking upon the response and demand of the people.
The tyres of this scooter may be spoked or may be tubeless depending upon the model. But taking the general configuration of the scooter the front tyre of the scooter is 16 inch spoked wheel and the size of the tyre is 70/90-16 while the rear tyre is also spoked wheel and the size of the tyre is 80/90-16.The engine oil capacity of the scooter is 9 litre.The frame of the scooter is made up of steel tube. The scooter has been a great success in other countries and now it is ready to be launched in India and as every one knows that Indian market is the largest market for marketing of automobile product so Yamaha is also thinking for successful marketing of this new Yamaha Nouvo in the Indian market. Read the Yamaha Nouvo Review to know more about the scooter.