As per unconfirmed reports Yamaha is planning to launch its power scooter NMax 155 in India by 2019. The scooter is being currently sold in Philippines at around Rs 1.5 lakhs. Considering localization of spares, the price may come well below 1 lakhs.
NMax will cater to sporty power scooter needs of the youth and will be a good alternative to TVS NTorq, Dio and Vespa. The 155 CC liquid cooled engine which is being sold at Philippines produces power of 14.8 Ps and torque of 14.4 Nm. Indian specs of the same is still unknown, the scooter may be tuned for better fuel efficiency.
The scooter gets LED lights, ABS and disc breaks. The scooter sports 110/70-13 front wheels and 130/70-13 rear wheels. The scooter looks sporty and with sportier scooters such as Burgman, NTorq entering Indian market we may expect many such launches some time soon.