2016 Yamaha NMax – Auto Expo 2016
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Being considered for launch in India.
India Yamaha Motor displayed the 2016 Yamaha NMax at the Auto Expo 2016 in Greater Noida. It was showcased to gauge public response and study its prospects in the country.
The 2016 NMax is powered by a 125 cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder engine with SOHC, four valves and electronic fuel injection system, that produces 12 hp at 7,500 rpm and 11.7 Nm of torque at 7,250 rpm, mated to a V-Belt automatic transmission. Its claimed mileage is 45.6 km/l.
The NMax measures 1,995 mm in length, 740 mm in width, 1,115 mm in height, 1,350 mm in wheelbase, 765 mm in seat height, 135 mm in ground clearance, 127 kg in kerb weight and 6.6 litres in fuel tank capacity. The maxi scooter features a telescopic fork with 100 mm travel, dual shocks at the rear, 230 mm disc brake at the front and rear, dual channel ABS, 110/70-13 front tyre and 130/70-13 rear tyre.