Yamaha Mio Gear has prices ranging from ₱77,400 to 82,400.
With the features that this scooter has, it makes it a great choice in the mid-end class as there are some improvements that Yamaha adds to this bike.
Here is a quick review of the Gear 125 series.
Mio Gear 125 Overview
Variants and Colors
There are two different variants of Mio Gear for the 125cc series. The first is Mio Gear Standard and another is the Mio Gear S.
Yamaha Mio Gear 125 colors four options
- Off white
- Matt grey
- Matt black
- Matte blue
Mio Gear 125 Design
Now Yamaha provides a better design for Yamaha Mio Gear 125. This scooter is more elegant and modern.
The styling is sleek and slim to support a beginner level of riders. The overall look is premium and it will still be relevant over decades.
The improvement in design is the headlamp.
It uses LEDs and the look is more beautiful.
There are other additional features to make the body panels well-equipped.
The exterior of the scooter is better with double hooks, footboards, and scratch-resistant body parts.
Mio Gear 125 braking & Safety
The braking system of the Mio Gear S 125 is a disc brake system.
However, Yamaha has added additional safety features for this scooter with a slip-resistant footboard. Another one is scratch-resistant panels.
These features are rare for a standard version of the scooter.
Mio Gear 125 Ride & Handling
The handling is smooth though the rider is riding on a bumpy road.
There is no problem at all with this scooter because Yamaha added smart motor-generator technology.
For a long trip, it’s very convenient with less noise and efficient fuel consumption.
Mio Gear 125 Features
- Display Screen
- Analog Speedometer
- Shutter Lock
- Pass Switch
- Engine Check Warning
- Adjustable Headlight
- Indicator Light
Yamaha Gear 125 Specifications
|Engine Type||Air cooled,4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve|
|Cylinder arrangement||Single cylinder|
|Bore & stroke||52.4 X 57.9mm|
|Maximum horse power||7.0kW(9.4PS)/8000r/min|
|Starting system||Electric starter and Kickstarter|
|Lubrication system||Force-feed lubrication,wet sump|
|Engine oil capacity||0.8L|
|Fuel Supply System||Fuel Injection|
|Clutch Type||Dry, centrifugal|
|Transmission Type||V-belt automatic|
|Rear Suspension||Unit swing|
|Front Tire||80/80-14M/C 43P(Tubeless)|
|Rear Tire||100/70-14M/C 51P(Tubeless)|
|Front Brake||Hydraulic disc brake|
|Rear Brake||Mechanical leading trailing shoe brake（Drum brake）|
|Ignition system type||TCI(Transistor controlled ignition)|
|Battery||YTZ4V, GTZ4V, NTZ4V|
|Headlight||LED /12V, 7.6W x1 (hi-beam) | LED /12V, 5.1W x1 (lo-beam)|
|Overall length x width x height||1,870mm X 685mm X 1,060mm|
|Minimum ground clearance||135mm|
|Wet Weight (with oil and a full fuel tank)||Mio Gear – 95kg / Mio Gear S – 96kg|
|Fuel tank capacity||4.2L|
Yamaha Mio Gear 125 Price Philippines
The price of the Mio Gear has two variants because the model itself consists of two types. For the standard version, the price is PHP77,400.
The higher spec of Gear 125 is about PHP82,400 at the regular price.
The price installment and downpayment depend on the party the buyer cooperates with.
Yamaha Mio Gear 125 Pros and Cons
Smart motor generator
This feature is premium and is so rare to have in a scooter. Yamaha put this feature to add value as well as convenience to the riders.
They won’t be easily tired of a long trip since this Yamaha Mio is different from an ordinary city scooter.
The design of the Yamaha Mio is sturdy. It is not that big, but it is not a slim motorcycle.
Sitting on the seat for a long trip is not tiring at all. The scooter is also easy to handle because the front part is agile.
In a scooter class, the price of this scooter is quite expensive.
For a daily commute, some scooters have the same quality and features, but they are sold at a cheaper price.
To make the scooter more versatile, you have to add more accessories such as gear oil drainplug.
However, each accessory should be bought separately unless storage compartment.
How much is Mio 125 in the Philippines?
The standard version is only PHP77,400. Meanwhile the higher specifications or the S series, the price is about PHP82,400. The price might change according to the dealers, banks, and city you get the scooter.
Is Mio Gear fuel efficient?
If we compare all Mio series, Mio Gear 125 is one of the best scooters with efficient fuel consumption. A liter of gasoline reaches the trip up to 56 kilometers. It is good news for the rider who loves scooters for a long trips.
What is the CC of Mio gear?
Mio gear uses a gasoline engine displacement of 125 cc. This is why the series uses 125 as the name to make it different from other versions of Mio Gear.
How many liters is Mio gear 125?
The gear oil capacity of Gear S 125 is only 4.2L. The tank is smaller than other scooters. Since the fuel-injected consumption is efficient, it shouldn’t be a problem for a rider. With a full tank, the maximum distance to reach is up to 210 kilometers.
What is the fuel consumption of Mio Gear 125?
The fuel consumption of the Yamaha Mio Gear 125 will vary depending on a variety of factors such as riding conditions, rider’s behavior, and maintenance of the bike. However, it is expected to have an average fuel consumption around 50-60km/L (120-140mpg) under normal riding conditions.
Mio Gear 125 has a good capacity to fulfill daily errands.
The scooter has a stylish design that will support city life that changes its dynamic fast.
The body parts of the scooter support the versatility of the scooter, so it’s more than just a simple scooter.