2010 Yamaha YZ450F

2010 Yamaha YZ450F
MSRP $7,990

The 2010 Yamaha YZ450F is a completely reworked version of Yamaha’s successful 450 Motocross racer. For starters the new engine is fuel injected and turned the other direction. A new frame and swingarm complement other radical changes – like the fuel tank lodged under the seat.

2010 Yamaha YZ450F First Ride

2010 Yamaha YZ450F First Ride

MotoUSA rips around Budds Creek Motocross Park aboard the 2010 Yamaha YZ450F motorcycle. Discover how this cutting-edge off-road motorcycle performs in this motocross motorcycle first ride review.

Engine Type4-Stroke Single; 4-valve
Engine Displacement449cc
Bore Stroke97.0 mm x 60.8 mm
Compression Ratio12.5:1
Fuel SystemFuel-injection
Starting SystemNA
Final DriveChain Drive
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height39.3 in.
Wheelbase58.7 in
Front SuspensionKayaba Speed Sensitive; 2 way-adjustable; 12.2 in travel
Rear SuspensionKayaba gas charged shock absorber; 4-way adjustable; 12.4 in. travel
Front BrakeHydraulic single disc brake, 250 mm
Rear BrakeHydraulic single disc brake, 245 mm
Front Tire80/100-21
Rear Tire120/70-19
Fuel Capacity1.6 gal
Dry Weight245 lbs.

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