|Engine||Twin cylinder, two stroke, air-cooled|
|Bore / Stroke||53.3mm x 53.3mm|
|Horse Power||14.48 HP (10.8 KW) @ 6000RPM|
|Transmission||Gear box: 3-Speed |
Final Drive: Chain
|Suspension||Front: Telescopic forks |
Rear: Swing arm
|Brakes||Front: Drum |
|Front Tire||2.50 -16|
|Rear Tire||2.50 -16|
|Weight||(dry), 138.0 kg (wet)|
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The Yamaha YD-2 was a Twin cylinder, two stroke, air-cooled Naked motorcycle produced by Yamaha in 1958 featuring a pressed-steel, monocoque frame. Claimed horsepower was 14.48 HP (10.8 KW) @ 6000 RPM. It was the first Yamaha with electric start. It was basically just a Yamaha YD-1 with electric start added.
The bike has a 3-Speed transmission. Power was moderated via the Wet multi-discs.
It came with a 2.50 -16 front tire and a 2.50 -16 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via Drum in the front and a Drum in the rear. The front suspension was a Telescopic forks while the rear was equipped with a Swing arm.