2021 Sport Scooter:

Nothing but the MAX

EU5 compliant engines, new features and new color options for Yamaha Sportscooter 2021

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Dynamic sports performance in premium MAX style

At the top of the Yamaha sport scooter segment is the latest generation of TMAX, Yamaha's legendary high-performance model, which has sold nearly 300,000 copies in its 20-year history. This makes the TMAX Europe's most popular and successful sports scooter of all time.

With a sporty and dynamic design inspired directly by the TMAX, the popular XMAX series sports scooters offer the ultimate blend of exciting performance,

first-class workmanship and functions designed for everyday use. With their pure MAX DNA, the TMAX and XMAX models have changed the market since their introduction and set new standards in terms of performance and style on Europe's roads. These models have made a name for themselves as the ultimate sports scooter and deliver the absolute MAX-imum.

In 2021, the TMAX and XMAX series will be available in new color options. XMAX 300, XMAX 125 and both XMAX Tech MAX options will be fully EU5 compliant.

TMAX – HAUPTMERKMALE

• Gentle, powerful and compact EU5 compliant 560 cc two-cylinder engine
• Excellent acceleration and top speed
• Dynamic and aggressive sports design
• First-class driving quality
• Class-leading comfort, with and without a passenger
• Spacious footboards with easy access
• Lightweight double-tube aluminum die-cast frame
• 41 mm upside-down telefork and steered rear suspension
• 15 litres fuel tank
• Double disc brake 267 mm front, disc brake 282 mm rear
• Traction control system and 2-stage D-mode
• Keyless ignition with Smart Key
• LED rear light and LED front indicators
• Large illuminated storage space
• Main stand
• Driving licence class A2

TMAX Tech MAX SPECIFIC FEATURES

• Electrically adjustable windshield
• Cruise Control System
• Handle and seat heating
• New premium color Power Grey

XMAX 300: Maximum performance with light agility

The XMAX 300 is powered by a 292cc Blue Core single-cylinder engine and combines maximum scooter performance with light agility. This makes it the ideal choice for quick and easy commuting to work and leisure trips.

For 2021, this highly specialised sport scooter will be equipped with a fully EU5-compliant engine that will reduce fuel consumption by around 6%. In 2021, both The XMAX 300 and XMAX 300 Tech MAX are available in new colors. The Tech MAX version also shines with new graphics and exclusive details that underline premium status.

XMAX 300 – HAUPTMERKMALE

• New EU5 compliant 292cc Blue Core single-cylinder engine
• 6% reduction in average fuel consumption
• Dynamic design of the MAX family
• Two LED headlights, LED tail light
• Motorcycle-like spring elements
• High-quality bench and spacious storage space
• Traction Control System (TCS)
• Keyless ignition with Smart Key
• Large luggage compartment for two full-face helmets
• 12 V socket
• Disc brakes front and rear with ABS
• New color
• Driving licence class A2

XMAX 300 Tech MAX SPECIFIC FEATURES

• Special luxury seat with coloured seams
• Inner upholstery with colour-coordinated seams
• Anodized footboard
• Tech MAX emblem
• New Frost Silver graphics for fork cover
• New handlebar ends from Gilles
• New premium color

Availability

Delivery of the XMAX 300 to the European Yamaha partners will start in January 2021. The XMAX 300 Tech MAX from February 2021.

Colors

XMAX 300 Icon Grey (new), Sonic Grey
XMAX 300 Tech MAX Tech Kamo, Power Grey (new)

XMAX 125: Dynamic MAX style with higher performance and improved fuel efficiency

With its unmistakable MAX DNA and high-quality equipment, the XMAX 125 has become the top seller in its class. For 2021, the sport scooter is equipped with a newly developed 124 cc engine, which offers stronger performance with optimized fuel consumption and is fully EU5 compliant. The new engine benefits from Yamaha's variable valve control (VVA) and features a special camshaft for better acceleration. Another important innovation is the new switch-off start-stop system.

For better handling and increased stability, the dimensions of the chassis have been revised. The 2021 model has a longer wheelbase of 1570 mm and a greater ground clearance of 140 mm. In addition, the wet weight of the XMAX 125 has been reduced by 9 kg to 166 kg. The travel of the rear suspension has been increased by 15 mm to 90 mm.

Both the XMAX 125 and XMAX 125 Tech MAX models are available in new colors.

XMAX 125 - HAUPTMERKMALE

• New EU5 compliant 124cc Blue Core single-cylinder engine
• New VVA system for greater acceleration
• Excellent fuel efficiency
• Weight reduced by 9 kg
• Switch-off start-stop motor technology
• Longer wheelbase for more stability
• Higher ground clearance
• Increased travel of the rear suspension
• Sporty design of the MAX family
• Two LED headlights, LED tail light
• Motorcycle-like spring elements
• Luxury seat with driver's backrest
• Comfortable ergonomics
• Adjustable windshield in 2 positions
• Traction Control System (TCS)
• Keyless ignition with Smart Key
• Large luggage compartment for two full-face helmets
• 12 V socket
• Disc brakes front and rear with ABS
• New color
• Falls under B196 control

XMAX 125 Tech MAX SPECIFIC FEATURES

• Special luxury seat with coloured seams
• Special luxury interior upholstery with colour-coordinated seams
• Anodized footboard
• Tech MAX emblem
• New Frost Silver graphics for fork cover
• New handlebar ends from Gilles
• New premium color

Availability

Delivery to Yamaha's European partners will begin in March 2021.

Colors

XMAX 125 Icon Grey (new), Sonic Grey
XMAX 125 Tech MAX Tech Kamo, Power Grey (new)

Yamaha Sport scooter 2021 Overview

Model Change(s)

TMAX continuation (is already EU5 compliant)
TMAX Tech MAX New Premium Color
XMAX 300 EU5 compliant, new color
XMAX 300 Tech MAX EU5 compliant, new premium color
XMAX 125 EU5 compliant, lighter, reworked dimensions, new color
XMAX 125 Tech MAX EU5 compliant, lighter, reworked dimensions, new premium color

 

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