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Key Features:
  • 49cc air-cooled single sends smooth, reliable four-stroke power through a fully automatic transmission—perfect for riders six years and older with adult supervision.
  • Easy, pushbutton electric start couldn’t be simpler.
  • Shaft drive is virtually maintenance-free and superior to the chain drives found on some competitive models.
  • Low 24.3-inch seat height for quick, balanced steering and rider confidence.
  • Large, class-leading fuel capacity—1.8 gallons —increases range, which means less fill-ups and more fun out on the trail.

Engine:

  • 49cc low-maintenance four-stroke is clean, reliable and quiet.
  • Adjustable throttle limiter allows a parent or adult supervisor to match the engine’s power output to the rider’s skill level, and an automatic-off lanyard with a 6-foot cord allows a parent or adult supervisor to instantly shut off the engine.
  • Automatic transmission lets the entry-level rider focus on the trail by eliminating the need to shift.
  • Rugged muffler with USFS-approved spark arrestor for quiet operation.
  • Automatic cam chain tensioner helps reduce the need for engine maintenance and extends engine life.

Chassis/Suspension:

  • Leading-arm front suspension with 2.2 inches of travel smooths out the trail for a comfortable ride and responsive steering.
  • Rear swingarm and a single rear shock with 2.2 inches of travel smooth over the rough stuff and aid traction.
  • Class-longest wheelbase of 40.6 inches helps accommodate a wide range of rider sizes. Roomier ergonomics mean your child won’t outgrow the Raptor 50 too soon.
  • 3.0 inches of ground clearance overcome common trail obstacles.
  • Fully sealed front and rear drum brakes keep out water and debris, providing strong, reliable stopping power.
  • Beefy 16x7-7 front and 16x8-7 rear knobby tires offer excellent traction and help boost ground clearance.

Additional Features:

  • Raptor 700R-style bodywork turns this entry-level machine into one wicked-looking ride.
  • Raptor-style grips add comfort and cool looks.
  • Wide, cushy seat and appropriate-size handlebars ensure superb, all-day comfort and minimize fatigue.
  • Handlebar-mounted parking brake.

Specifications

  • MSRP*:
         $2,199 (Team Yamaha Blue) Available from July 2005
         $2,199 (White/Silver) Available from July 2005

Engine

  • Type: 49cc, 4-Stroke Single, Air Cooled, SOHC
  • Bore x Stroke: 39mm x 41.4mm
  • Compression Ratio: 10.0:1
  • Carburetion: Mikuni 16mm
  • Ignition: CDI
  • Starting System: Electric
  • Transmission: Automatic / Forward, Neut.
  • Drive Train: 2WD; Shaft

Chassis

  • Suspension/Front: Leading Arm, 2.3”
  • Suspension/Rear: Swing Arm, 2.2”
  • Brakes/Front: Dual Sealed Drum
  • Brakes/Rear: Sealed Drum
  • Tires/Front: AT16 x 7-7
  • Tires/Rear: AT16 x 8-7

Dimensions

  • L x W x H: 60.5” x 32.5” x 36”
  • Seat Height: 24.3”
  • Wheelbase: 40.6”
  • Ground Clearance: 3.0”
  • Fuel Capacity: 1.8 Gallons
  • Dry Weight: 237 Lbs.

Other

  • Lighting: N/A
  • Colors TeamYamaha Blue/White; White/silver
  • Warranty: 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)

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