2013 Yamaha YFZ450

2013 Yamaha YFZ450
MSRP $6,899

The Yamaha YFZ450 has pushbutton electric starting, a convenient flip-type parking brake and suspension that are calibrated for performance. It has a lightweight, ultra-compact steel frame and a 42mm Mikuni BSR carburetor that delivers precise fuel/air mixing and crisp throttle response with low throttle lever effort. The large-capacity radiator is optimally mounted in the frame to guard against damage on the Yamaha YZF450.

Engine Type4-stroke; DOHC, 5 valves
Engine Displacement449cc
Bore Stroke95.0 mm x 63.4 mm
CoolingLiquid-Cooled with fan
Compression Ratio11.4:1
Fuel SystemMikuni 42 mm BSR
IgnitionDC - CDI
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission5-speed; wet multiplate clutch
Final Drive2WD; sealed O-ring chain, eccentric adjustment
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height31.9 in.
Wheelbase50.4 in.
Front SuspensionIndependent double wishbone, threaded preload adjustment, 9.1-in travel
Rear SuspensionCast aluminum swing arm, threaded preload adjustment, 10.6-in travel
Front Brake127 mm Dual hydraulic disc
Rear Brake173 mm Hydraulic disc
Front Tire21x7-10
Rear Tire20x10R-9
Fuel Capacity2.6 gal.
Dry Weight385 lbs. (Wet)