2012 Kymco Yager Review


Practical and stylish is what the 2012 Kymco Yager is all about. When you mix the performance and reliability with the highly fuel efficient component you get a practical scooter that makes the ideal choice for both the experienced rider as well as those just looking to learn how to ride a scooter. The Kymco Yager is powered by an electronic fuel injected 175cc engine which is perfect for those longer hauls. The automatic transmission delivers a smooth and comfortable ride without having to worry about shifting gears. This allows the rider to be able to spend more time honing in on their riding skills and less time worrying about when to shift. With an estimated fuel economy of 75 miles per gallon and a 2.9 gallon fuel capacity, one can go quite a long haul without having to worry about fueling up.

Three colors are offered for the 2012 Kymco Yager and these are blue/black, light blue and solid gray. No matter what color you choose they all look very stylish especially with the black accents throughout the bike. The 2012 Kymco Yager also features a tinted windshield, dual headlight, sleek and sharp styling which really helps to make this scooter stand out in a crowd. The giant windshield provides great wind protection as well as helping to add a unique sense of style to the scooter. The seats are very comfortable and have an under seat storage that provides an ample amount of storage. If you are looking for even more storage for that weekend getaway, the Yager features a rear rack as well.

The new 2012 Kymco Yager is a perfect blend of sleek design and the latest in cutting-edge technology. The Yager is a great choice for the urban commute and can also handle the demands of the open road. The Kymco Yager was first introduced in 2010 and has made minor changes over the last few years, resulting in a scooter that delivers a ride that is comfortable and always reliable.

New For 2012

  • Extra-large padded seats designed to enhance rider comfort. The seat also provides ample room of under-seat storage. Storage under the seat is lockable so one will never have to worry about their personal possessions.
  • Large windscreen that helps to protect the driver from the wind and other weather elements. Also helps to deflect any dirt and debris and keeps them away from the rider's face.
  • Automatic transmission that is hassle free and requires minimal maintenance. The automatic transmission allows the inexperienced rider to gain the skills and the confidence they need.
  • Built in rear luggage rack that allows for additional storage space. The rear luggage rack also incorporates passengers grab bars for additional comfort and safety of the passengers.

2012 Kymco Yager Specs

  • Model: 2012 Kymco Yager GT 200i
  • Engine Type: 174.5cc, liquid cooled
  • Bore and Stroke: 62mm x 57.8 mm
  • Compression ratio: N/A
  • Valve Train: SOHC
  • Induction: Liquid
  • Ignition: Electronic
  • Transmission: Continously Variable Transmission (CVT)
  • Final Drive: Belt
  • Fuel Capacity: 2.9 gallons
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: 75 miles per gallon ( MPG)
  • Brakes (Front): Single Hydraulic disc
  • Brakes (Rear): Single Hydraulic disc
  • Suspension (Front): Telescopic fork
  • Suspension (Rear): Dual sided swing arm with twin shock absorbers
  • Wheelbase: 54.7 inches
  • Rake: N/A
  • Trail: N/A
  • Seat Height: 31 inches
  • Curb Weight: 308 pounds
  • Tires (Front): 120/70 R13
  • Tires (Rear): 140/70 R 12


  • Touring windshield that is larger than traditional windshield. This provides an extra level of protection and can be used when the scooter is being used for a longer ride. Provides great wind protection as well.
  • Rear top box that attached to built-in luggage rack. These come in a variety of colors and provide additional storage. Mounted and dismounted with ease.
  • License plate frame that attaches to the rear of the scooter. Perfect for displaying custom and vanity plates.
  • Outdoor covers that are waterproof are great for providing protection from the elements. Custom fitted to the scooter and can be stored under the seat when not in use.

Key Competitors For The 2012 Kymco Yager

  • 2012 Yamaha Zuma 125
  • 2012 Lance Classic 125
  • 2012 Sym HD 200 EVO
  • 2012 Tomas Nitro 150