Yamaha introduced a brand new, bigger-displacement model of its Tricity leaning three-wheeler for the European market. The brand new Tricity one hundred fifty five might be bought in Europe alongside the existing 125cc version, however provides extra gasoline and storage capability and a bigger rear wheel.
Although it’s solely 30.2cc bigger than the unique Tricity’s powerplant, the one hundred fifty five engine is considerably totally different. The brand new engine has 4 valves as an alternative of two and a brand new variable valve actuation system Yamaha claims improves energy output and gasoline effectivity. Yamaha claims a most output of 14.9 hp at 9000 rpm, a 37% improve over the 125cc engine whereas peak torque is equally elevated to 10.6 lb-ft at 6000 rpm.
The Tricity one hundred fifty five shares the identical chassis as its one hundred twenty five sibling, together with the parallelogram hyperlink system that permits the 2 entrance wheels to show and lean in tandem. To deal with the additional energy, the one hundred fifty five will get bigger thirteen-inch rear wheel sporting a wider one hundred thirty/70 tire.
The seat peak stays the identical 30.7 inches as on the 125cc model however Yamaha managed to extend the underseat storage capability to accommodate a full face helmet. Yamaha additionally elevated the gasoline tank by zero.2 gallons.
Visually, the Tricity one hundred fifty five and one hundred twenty five have comparable styling. The rear physique panels look sleeker and the passenger seize rails are extra built-in into the design. The twin seat is longer and flatter whereas the footboard seems to be a bit roomier. The unique Tricity already had LED flip alerts however the one hundred fifty five will get an LED headlight as nicely.
Different highlights embrace commonplace ABS, a 12V outlet and a parking brake inherited from the Yamaha TMax.
The 2016 Yamaha Tricity one hundred fifty five arrives in European dealerships this summer time with a selection of three colours: Cyber Blue, Oxford Gray and Milky White. Pricing stays to be introduced.
|2016 Yamaha Tricity one hundred fifty five ABS||2015 Yamaha Tricity ABS|
|Engine Sort||Single cylinder, liquid-cooled, four-stroke, SOHC, four-valves||Single cylinder, liquid-cooled, four-stroke, SOHC, 2-valves|
|Displacement||one hundred fifty five cc||124.8cc|
|Bore x stroke||fifty eight.zero mm x fifty eight.7 mm||fifty two.four mm x fifty seven.9 mm|
|Compression ratio||10.5 : 1||10.9 : 1|
|Most energy||14.9 hp @ 8000 rpm||10.9 hp @ 9000 rpm|
|Most torque||10.6 lb-ft. @ 6000 rpm||7.7 lb-ft. @ 5500 rpm|
|Lubrication system||Drive-feed lubrication, moist sump||Moist sump|
|Gasoline system||Gasoline injection||Gasoline Injection|
|Transmission||V-belt automated||V-belt automated|
|Entrance suspension||Telescopic fork||Telescopic fork|
|Rear suspension||Unit swing||Unit Swing|
|Entrance brake||Hydraulic disc Ø 220 mm||Twin Disk Ø 220 mm|
|Rear brake||Hydraulic disc Ø 230 mm||Disk Ø 230mm|
|Rear tires||one hundred thirty/70-thirteen||one hundred ten/ninety-12|
|General size||seventy eight.zero inches||seventy five.zero inches|
|General width||29.5 inches||28.9 inches|
|General peak||forty seven.6 inches||forty seven.eight inches|
|Seat peak||30.7 inches||30.7 inches|
|Wheelbase||fifty three.1 inches||fifty one.6 inches|
|Min. floor clearance||four.9 inches||four.7 inches|
|Moist weight (together with full oil and gasoline tank)||363.eight lb.||343.9 lb.|
|Gasoline capability||1.9 gallons||1.7 gallons|