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1981 Pasetta (SB50E)

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(1981 / Production Model)

Pasetta (SB50E)

The 50cc Pasetta scooter model follows in the footsteps of the Passol and Passola, and was developed to appeal to a younger range of users. The rear suspension used Yamaha's unique centrally positioned shock absorbing mechanism, had excellent riding comfort and footwork and a slim, stylish design. Also, it boasted highly practical functions like a "1-2 Start" feature that helped avoid false starts and a brake pad wear indicator. An SB50 kickstarter-only version was also marketed.

  • Overall length × width × height: 1,515mm × 610mm × 935mm
  • Weight: 49kg
  • Engine type: Air-cooled, 2-stroke, single-cylinder, 49cm³
  • Maximum power output: 1.9kW (2.6PS) / 6,000r/min
  • Maximum torque: 3.7N・m (0.38kgf・m) / 4,000r/min
  • Price: ¥92,000

*All figures, etc. in a model's description or specifications are from when the model was originally released.

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