Laying the foundation of riding fun

Torque-packed, electric-starting 49cm 4-stroke engine. Super-cool race-style looks. An easy and fun choice for children to learn the fundamentals of riding. With an adequately sized engine and adequately sized chassis, the user-friendly DR-Z50 is ready for many enjoyable years down the road.


Engine Type 4-stroke, air-cooled, OHC
Engine Displacement (CC) 49
Bore x Stroke 39.0 mm x 41.8 mm
Transmission 3-speed
Fuel System Carburettor MIKUNI VM13
Starter System Electric and Kick
Overall Length (mm) 1320
Overall Width (mm) 580
Overall Height (mm) 790
Wheelbase (mm) 935
Ground Clearance (mm) 135
Seat Height (mm) 560
Curb Mass (kg) 54
Suspension - Front Inverted telescopic, coil spring
Suspension - Rear Swingarm type, coil spring, oil damped
Brakes - Front Drum
Brakes - Rear Drum
Tyre - Front 2.50-10 33J, tube type
Tyre - Rear 2.50-10 33J, tube type
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) 3


  • New graphics and front fork colour
  • 49cc air-cooled, 4-stroke, twin-valve engine – adequately sized and packed with torque.
  • The combination of 49cc engine power and 10-inch front wheel makes for ample tractable power on various terrain.
  • Automatic clutch and a smooth-shifting 3-speed transmission.
  • Push-button electric starter and traditional kick starter.
  • Conveniently located starter lever on the handlebars for easy accessibility.
  • 560 mm seat height for beginners and skilled riders.
  • Sleek, super-cool race style appearance inherited from its RM-Z big brothers.

Safety Information

The DR-Z50 is designed for use by children and off-road use only - not for use on public roads. Single rider only - weight limit 40kgs. Not recommended for children under age 7. Parental supervision required during operation. Rider must always wear a helmet, eye protection and protective clothing.

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