1967 Yamaha 125
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"I've bought 2 cars off Jesmond and Gloria at Waimak Classic Cars and both vehicles and my customer experience exceeded expectations. The cars were both as promised and the transactions were as smooth as could be possibly hoped for. Exceptional customer service is one of the hallmarks of your operation. Both purchases were done remotely - sight unseen, the first an outright purchase, the second a trade, but I was totally confident throughout the process given the pictorial overviews on the website and your obvious honesty and integrity and willingness to facilitate any independent mechanical/body inspections and in turn correct any faults found. I was not let down on either occasion and would not hesitate to buy another vehicle from you in similar regard. It was great to meet Jesmond and Gloria on a holiday down south and your hospitality in showing us around you classic car storage facility was much appreciated. I keenly look forward to catching up again sometime. Thanks again"Garry Butler, Auckland, New Zealand
Yamaha began making motorcycles in 1955.
The first was a simple single cylinder two stroke design, based originally on European thinking, but they quickly developed their own style to create the range of nippy and agile two stroke twins.
Introduced in 1968, the Yamaha YAS1 defies all motorcycle logic, even by today’s standards of miniaturisation.
As a development of the previous Yamaha roadster twin designs, the vertically split, twin-cylinder engine is compact and powerful, this in turn is wrapped in an equally diminutive frame that does its best to hold the wheels inline and weighs next to nothing in the bargain.
ABOUT THIS BIKE
- In Absolutely Stunning Condition - this bike won BEST IN SHOW - it came FIRST in the 2018 Motorcycle Show.
- Once on the move and buzzing away in its sharp power band, this 125cc two-stroke is more than a match for machinery several times the capacity.
- The engine is peaky but very usable, and will pull out of the hole left by it dropping out of the power band if full throttle is applied and a little patience used.
- For such a small machine and engine, the AS1 is incredibly tough, able to handle most tasks with comparative ease and with few failings.
- Engine – Two-cylinder two-stroke air-cooled
- Capacity – 125cc
- Bore & stroke – 43 x 43mm
- Compression Ratio – 7.0:1
- Carburation – Two 17mm Mikuni VM17SC
- Max Power – 15bhp @ 8500rpm
- Torque – 11ft-lbs @ 7000rpm
- Ignition – Contact breaker ignition system
- Transmission – 5-speed chain final drive
- Frame – steel tube open cradle
- Suspension – 27mm telescopic forks twin shock rear
- Wheels – 2.50 x18 2.75 x18
- Brakes – 110mm single leading shoe front and rear
- Wheelbase – 1200mm
- Weight – 98kgs
- Fuel capacity – 9.5 litres
- Top speed – 75mph
These Vintage Japanese Bikes (especially Two-Stroke ones) are turning into great investments.
Now is really the right time to get into them. They don't take much space either. One should think of these bikes as an alternative to a small term deposit. Not only will they look good in your garage, they will make you way more money then if you left the cash sitting in the bank. Plus its fun too and you're in control of your money ;)
Will be sold WOF'd and Registered if sold in New Zealand.
TRANSPORT / WORLDWIDE SHIPPING CAN BE ORGANISED ON THIS VEHICLE ON BUYER'S BEHALF AT BUYERS COST.
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NOTIFICATION AS TO NATURE OF GOODS IN TERMS OF THE CONSUMER GUARANTEES ACT 1993
Waimak Classic Cars accepts that the vehicle being sold must be of “acceptable quality” in terms of section 7 of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 (the Act) having regard to “the nature of the goods”.
Waimak Classic Cars is not aware of any specific defects with the vehicle, however (a) such a vehicle being a classic vehicle may have mechanical breakdowns, electrical failures at inconvenient times and maintenance costs being part of and parcel of ownership of a classic car; (b) reliability is a combination of the particular nature of the classic vehicle, how it is being driven, how it has been maintained, and to a certain extent luck.
The Purchaser acknowledges that the vehicle is being sold as a classic car; that in terms of the Act and the nature of the goods, the vehicle, is an old car that may have faults, unlike a modern motor vehicle.
The Purchaser is encouraged to personally fully inspect the vehicle and/or to have the vehicle inspected, fully assessed and maintained by an experienced classic car mechanic.
The Purchaser acknowledges that they have read and fully understand this notification and the nature of a car which is many years old.
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PLEASE NOTE: Waimak Classic Cars is Not a car yard dealer type of operation. As a result, we do not operate through fixed opening hours and viewing is By Appointment Only.