Yamaha unveils new 125cc Majesty S scooter
Yamaha added a new scooter, the Majesty S to their 125cc line up. Joining the Xenter and the D'elight, this is Yamaha's third addition to the125cc range this year. The Majesty S looks stylish and adds a lot of storage space and compact maneuverability.
Powering the scooter is a 11.96PS/11.6Nm 125cc liquid cooled engine
Powering the scooter is a 11.96PS/11.6Nm 125cc liquid cooled engine. Yamaha says that this engine has been tuned to deliver crisp acceleration from the word go and will be fuel efficient as well. The scooter comes equipped with disc brakes at both the ends. Yamaha has given the Majesty S telescopic suspension in the front and a monoshock at the rear for increased agility. The scooter gets 13-inch alloys at both the ends.
The Majesty S has a masculine appeal to it with fresh LED position lamps and tail lights. The package also includes a three-gauge instrument design with an analog tachometer, trip meter and a digital speedometer. The scooter also boasts a lot of storage space with an underseat storage capable of holding a full face helmet along with a few other things.
The scooter also boasts a lot of storage space with an underseat storage capable of holding a full face helmet along with a few other things
The scooter tips the scales at 148kg. It will be available in UK by June this year with a choice of three colours.
Yamaha Majesty S scooter press release
|Yamaha offers a wide choice of urban scooters that combine style, fun and convenience. With its modern design, lively performance and masculine appeal, the new Majesty S joins the high wheel Xenter and the more feminine retro-style D'elight to complete the Yamaha 125cc urban scooter segment. Yamaha's urban scooters are specifically designed to enhance the daily commuting experience by offering Japanese quality, advanced design and class-leading reliability with an affordable price. As well as the added satisfaction that comes with owning a premium brand, Yamaha customers can also be assured of a first class spares, service and warranty back up from our comprehensive European dealer network that is on hand to offer friendly and professional advice. The Majesty name is and has been a mainstay of the Yamaha scooter line for a number of years, with over 150.000 units sold for the 125 to 180cc versions. During this time it has come to represent convenience and affordability, and for 2014 the new Majesty S is ready had to this strong reputation an extra fun factor to attract a new generation of urban commuters. The New Majesty S To complete its urban scooter segment, Yamaha now introduces the Majesty S, a compact and affordable new 125cc scooter that offers an attractive combination of value, practicality and ease of use. Aimed at the discerning urban commuter who is looking for economy and convenience together with style and reliability, the new Majesty S gives cost-conscious customers the chance to own a quality scooter at an affordable price. The lively 125cc liquid-cooled engine and agile chassis make light work of urban and suburban commuting - with the well-known dynamic performance that Yamaha can deliver. The new Majesty S thus brings extra spice to the 125cc scooter category. MAJESTY S DESIGN FEATURES Comfortable and compact Yamaha's design team have paid particular attention to the ergonomics on the new Majesty S, and we have succeeded in creating a compact and manoeuvrable 125cc scooter that delivers very good levels of comfort together with high quality features. One of the main chassis aspects sure to be appreciated by commuters is the large, flat footboard area and stepped dual seat that give a natural and relaxed riding position, and also allow for easy leg access to the ground - making the Majesty S ideally suited to the typical 'stop-start' nature of urban riding. An automatic seat opening device gives quick access to the storage compartment, and passenger comfort is assured thanks to the fold out footrests as well as the plush stepped dual seat and grab bars. Plenty of onboard storage space A number of spacious storage compartments underline the Majesty S's focus on day-to-day practicality. Under the stepped dual seat there's space for a single full-face helmet plus other small items, and in front of the rider there's a large inner box that can easily accommodate a 500cc drink bottle. Up front there is also a convenience hook that is designed to carry small bags, and Yamaha offer a number of optional top cases for those owners who wish to carry larger loads. LED lights and modern instruments To give the Majesty S a sleek new look that matches its lively character, the new model is equipped with an LED position lamp. Inspired by our Yamaha 'MAX' scooter family, the new LED taillight accentuates this 125cc scooter's dynamic character. Completing the package are newly designed instruments featuring a comprehensive 3-gauge design that displays a range of clear and useful information via the analog tachometer, tripmeter and digital speedometer. KEY DESIGN FEATURES Stylish, functional and affordable new 125cc urban scooter Compact, practical and dynamic new bodywork Natural and ergonomic riding position Spacious flat footboard area Easy access to the ground LED position lamp and LED tail light Stylish 3 gauge instrument panel Underseat storage for one full-face helmet plus other small items Front storage compartment and convenience hook MAJESTY S TECHNICAL FEATURES Powerful 125cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke engine Powering the Majesty S is a refined version of the highly regarded 125cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke SOHC 4-valve design that was originally developed for the Xenter. This engine is built to deliver punchy and responsive acceleration away from a standing start, and keep the rider one step ahead of the traffic. A highly efficient fuel injection system makes this one of the most economical ways to commute, and for a smooth and relaxing ride the engine is equipped with a single shaft balancer and a stepless, lowmaintenance CVT transmission. Monoshock rear suspension The Majesty S also benefits from a new monoshock rear suspension system that uses a horizontal single shock absorber that gives smooth and stable roadholding. This monoshock rear suspension helps to give a more centralized mass for increased handling agility, while its progressive linkage ensures responsive and comfortable rear suspension characteristics over a wide range of riding conditions. Large diameter wave discs The affordable new Majesty S is equipped with a number of features usually found on more expensive models, underlining the great value for money offered by this new scooter. The large diameter 267mm front wave disc and opposed piston caliper give plenty of strong braking power, and there's also a large diameter 245mm rear wave disc brake for smooth and controlled braking. Lightweight 13-inch wheels To complement this urban scooter's attractive looks and high quality design, the Majesty S is equipped with 13-inch diameter alloy wheels. Featuring a stylish 5-spoke layout, these lightweight wheels keep the unsprung weight low and help to ensure smooth and responsive suspension characteristics for a comfortable and confident riding experience. KEY TECHNICAL FEATURES Responsive and economical 125cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke engine (8,8 kW @ 7,500rpm) Horizontal rear shock absorber with progressive characteristics Side-mounted radiator 13-inch front and rear 5-spoke alloy wheels Large diameter front (267mm) and rear (245mm) wave disc brakes Good high-speed stability on the highway combined with easy manoeuvrability in the city Colour Options SW (Silky White) MT1 (Mat Titan) SMX (Midnight Black)|