2018 Yamaha Zuma 50FX


2018 Yamaha Zuma 50FX


The Zuma 50FX is sporty and fun to ride and highly efficient, with plenty of storage under the seat.

Additional Features

  • ON-BOARD Storage: The under-seat trunk is large enough to hold an XL size full-face helmet, with a 23-liter capacity.
  • INFORMATIVE INSTRUMENTS: A fuel gauge adds to rider convenience.
  • SHARP SPORTS STYLE: Single headlight design and clear turn signals accents the Zuma 50FX's sporty visual identity.

Chassis / Suspension

  • ROBUST FRAME: Large-gauge steel pipe frame offers strength and rigidity.
  • MASS CENTRALIZED: Fuel tank, positioned low in the center tunnel, provides centralized mass and extra convenience – the tank can be refueled without opening the seat, unlike many scooters.
  • ADVANCED BRAKES: Wave-shaped 180 mm front disc brake and rear drum brakes combine for serious stopping power.
  • GRIPPY TIRES: Fat 120/90-10 tires front and rear are designed for impressive looks with a strong grip pattern.
  • UNIQUE STYLING: Wide handlebars with motorcycle-type bar clamps emphasize the sporty styling.
  • CARGO-READY: The sturdy rear cargo rack includes an integrated grab bar.


  • COMPACT, SPORTY POWER: Liquid-cooled 3-valve, 4-stroke engine is powerful, quiet, and low maintenance.
  • ADVANCED FUEL INJECTION: Electronic fuel injection with 19 mm throttle body provides optimal mixture in all conditions as well as easy cold starts.
  • AWESOMELY EFFICIENT: The Zuma 50FX achieves fuel economy up to an estimated 132 mpg with a fuel tank that holds 1.2 gallons of gas.
  • AUTOMATIC CONVENIENCE: Fully automatic V-belt transmission provides easy, twist-the-throttle-and-go operation.
  • ELECTRIC START: Push-button electric starting gives ultimate ease of operation.
  • CLEAN RUNNING: The air-induction system and exhaust catalyst technology reduce air pollution.

Top Features

  • READY FOR FUN: This super sporty 4-stroke scooter makes going places fun, even commuting to work or school.
  • MODERN POWERPLANT: Fuel injection provides smooth, seamless power — and nearly instantaneous starts.
  • SHARP SPORTS STYLE: Supersport-inspired colors and graphics and sharp single headlight enhance the sporty character of the Zuma 50FX.
  • SCOOTER PRACTICALITY: Zuma 50FX's stepped seat provides an open and roomy ride, plus lots of locking storage underneath and added convenience touches like an inner pocket and fold-out hook.
  • AWESOMELY EFFICIENT: The Zuma 50FX achieves fuel economy up to an estimated 132 mpg with a fuel tank that holds 1.2 gallons of gas.

General Information

Manufacturer Yamaha
Model Year 2018
Model Zuma 50FX
Model Code YW50FXJS
Color Quick Silver



Front - Hydraulic disc

Rear - Drum

Tires Front and rear - 120/90-10


Length 73 in.
Height 43.1 in.
Width 28.7 in.
Weight Wet - 201 lb.
Ground Clearance Maximum - 4.5 in.
Wheelbase 50.4 in.
Seat Height 30.3 in.

Engine & Drivetrain

Engine SOHC 4-stroke, 3 valves
Displacement 49 cc
Bore x Stroke 38 x 43.6 mm
Compression Ratio 12:1
Fuel Capacity 1.2 gal.
MPG Rating 132 mpg
Ignition TCI (Transistor Controlled Ignition)
Cooling Liquid
Transmission Automatic CVT
Final Drive V-belt
Fuel System Injection



Front - Telescopic fork; 2.3 in. travel

Rear - Single shock; 2.2 in. travel


Additional Colors

Heat Red

Quick Silver

Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)