Lightweight, OHV air-cooled 229cc engine is longitudinally mounted to allow direct driveshaft alignment to rear wheels for fewer frictional losses, 22mm carburettor with light throttle control offers good engine response and excellent fuel economy. Overhead-valve design offers a wide, easy-to-use powerband and compact engine dimensions.
Front and rear suspension has been upgraded for more comfortable all-day riding. Lightweight double-cradle steel chassis. Maintenance-free shaft drive routes power directly from the longitudinally mounted engine without inefficient directional changes.