KYMCO Unveils Sportbike, Scooter and ATV

Publish Date: 
Dec 7, 2008
By Guido Ebert

KYMCO USA unveiled three new products Dec. 5 at the International Motorcycle Show in Long Beach, Calif. – the Quannon 150 sportbike, Yager 200i scooter and MXU 500 IRS ATV. All three are destined for KYMCO dealerships during the second quarter of 2009 as early-release 2010 models.

Quannon 150
The Quannon (MSRP $3,449) is powered by a 149.3cc air-cooled four-stroke four-valve engine producing 14 hp. A Dealernews test ride showed an indicated top speed of 72 mph.

Engine Type 149.3cc air-cooled four-stroke four-valve
Bore/Stroke 62x49.5
Ignition Electric
Gearbox 5 Speed
Chassis Steel
Front Suspension Telescopic forks
Rear Suspension Mono shock
Front Brake Single disc
Rear Brake Single disc
Front Wheel/Tire 110/80-17
Rear Wheel/Tire 140/70-17
Dimensions (LxWxH) 81”x28.5”x46.2”
Seat Height 31.5 in.
Wheelbase… 53.3 in.
Fuel Capacity 3.6 gals.
Estimated MPG 70-75 MPG
Weight 299 lbs.
Available Colors Blue/Graphite or Red/Graphite
Warranty Two Years

Yager 200i
The Yager ($3,499) is powered by a 174.5cc four-stroke EFI water-cooled engine producing 16 hp. The scoot features a generous front windscreen, built-in rear luggage rack with passenger grab handles, an easy to read analog-digital dashboard and spacious under seat dry storage.

Engine Type 174.5cc four-stroke EFI water-cooled
Bore/Stroke 62x57.8
Ignition Electric
Gearbox Automatic CVT
Chassis Steel
Front Suspension Telescopic forks
Rear Suspension Dual shocks
Front Brake Single Disc
Rear Brake Single Disc
Front Wheel/Tire 120/70-13
Rear Wheel/Tire 140/70-12
Dimensions (LxWxH) 79.9”x30.7”x49.4”
Seat Height 31 in.
Wheelbase 54.7 in.
Fuel Capacity 2.9 gals.
Estimated MPG 70-75 MPG
Weight 308 lbs.
Available Colors Matt Black, Ice Blue or Grey
Warranty Two Years

MXU 500 IRS
The MXU 500 IRS ($6,199) is KYMCO’s largest and most powerful quad to date. Powered by a 498cc four-stroke water-cooled DOHC producing 33 hp, the quad features shift on the fly 4X4 traction, an independent rear suspension, 12-inch Kenda Pathfinder tires, front and rear racks, and a half-ton capacity towing hitch. Have customers that want to outfit their quads for action straight from the showfloor? KYMCO has also teamed up with Kolpin to supply a wide array of accessories that could prove useful to the outdoor enthusiast.

Engine Type 498cc four-stroke water-cooled DOHC
Bore x Stroke 92x75
Lubrication Wet sump
Ignition Electric w/pull start backup
Gearbox Automatic CVT F-N-R-P
Drive System Shaft with 2WD/4WD & H-L
Chassis Steel
Front Suspension Independent dual A-arm
Rear Suspension Independent dual A-arm
Front Brake Hydraulic dual disc with front brake lock
Rear Brake Hydraulic Disc
Front Wheel/Tire 25x8-12
Rear Wheel/Tire 25x10-12
Dimensions (LxWxH) 84”x48”x47”
Wheelbase 50.8 in.
Ground Clearance 10.2 in. average
Fuel Capacity 4.7 gals.
Weight 661 lbs.
Available Colors Black, Green, Blue, Red, True Timber, Conceal Green
Warranty Limited One Year