Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike Review

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike Review
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This year Yamaha has made history by launching amazing quad bikes featuring the compact and powerful engine. The new Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike is one of the best ATV for young riders of 10-years of old and up. This ATV features an electric start with reverse and legendary Raptor styling. The overall design is kept attractive while its beautiful color combination always demands for the second look. The tires and wheels ensure an ultimate traction and grip overall kinds of surfaces. The review of new Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike with its price and specifications are written below.

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike – Specifications and Price

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike

Engine Features

The new Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike comes with the 90cc four-stroke SOHC engine. This engine is specially tuned to developed low-to-midrange performance. The temperature of the engine is managed with the help of air-cooled while the ultra-reliable wet-sump lubrication increases the engine life. The new push-button electric starting comes as standard while there is an option for kick starter as well. It is available under the seat for an added peace of mind. The new fully-automatic transmission i.e. continuously variable transmission (CVT) means no shifting. This feature makes it ideal for entry-level riders. The standard reverse eases its maneuvering. The same feature was also available in 2017 Yamaha Raptor 90. The power of an engine is now transferred to the rear wheel with the help of tried-and-true O-ring chain drive. It is running along the swingarm, which set at an optimized angle for rear shock performance. The design of the engine is so simple that it requires low servicing and one can easily access the air filter without using any tool.

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike

Chassis / Suspension Features

The new Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike features the compact A-arm front suspension, which is specially tuned for lighter and sporty steering. It ensures the comfortable ride. The preload-adjustable shocks have the wheel travel of 5 inches. The rear swingarm contains the 5-way preload adjustable shock containing the 5-inches of wheel travel. The design of new Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike is kept in a way to ensure maximum comfortable ride for the variety of riders. It has an incredible ergonomics, comfortable seat and wide floorboards. The handlebars give the maximum control over the rider’s hand for maximum learning. The bodywork is much aggressive than 2018 Yamaha YFZ50. The new Duro low-profile tires with a front of AT18x7-8 and rear of AT18x9-8 not only enhances its aggressive look while ensuring the sporty handling. The use of strong stopping guarantees the best braking performance. It comes with three sealed drum brakes for better braking while the handlebar-mounted parking brake adds another level of comfort during parking.

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike

Other Features

The all-new Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike comes with the latest CDI system which guarantees reliable ignition performance with the strong and efficient spark. The new sealed and maintenance-free battery provides the best worry-free service. The new handlebar-mounted reverse and neutral indicators keep the rider up-to-date. This Yamaha ATV has the sporty look and high fender which are inspired by the 2017 Yamaha Raptor 700R.

Unique Key Features

  • Compact, Sporty and Confidence-Inspiring 90cc Engine
  • Reduced Maintenance Design
  • Scaled Down, Not Scaled Back
  • Comfortable Chassis
  • Yamaha Raptor DNA

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike – Price

The new Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike is available in just $2,899 only. This Quad bike comes in two colors i.e. Team Yamaha Blue/White and White and is available in the market from July 2017.

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike – Technical Specifications

Engine

Engine Type 90 cc, air-cooled, SOHC, 4-stroke, 2-valve
Bore x Stroke 47.0 mm x 51.8 mm
Compression Ratio 9.2:1
Fuel Delivery 13 mm carburetor
Ignition CDI
Starting System Electric and kick start
Transmission CVT; F, N, R
Final Drive O-ring chain drive

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike Specs

Chassis

Suspension / Front Single A-arm, 5 inches travel
Suspension / Rear Monoshock swingarm, 5.8 inches travel
Brakes / Front Dual drum
Brakes / Rear Drum
Tires / Front AT18 x 7-8
Tires / Rear AT18 x 9-8

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike Specs

Dimensions

L x W x H 58.5 inches x 40.2 inches x 37.6 inches
Seat Height 29.5 inches
Wheelbase 40.6 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance 3.9 inches
Fuel Capacity 1.7 gallons
Wet Weight 279 lb

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike Specs

Other

Warranty 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)

Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike

Conclusion

This article is about the review of new Raptor 90 2018 Yamaha Sports Quad Bike by Yamaha. It is an ideal for young riders. The compact engine delivers the best performance plus it requires low regular service. The chassis is compact, strong and is inspired by the larger sports quad bike. The tires give the best traction while the new suspension system ensures the smooth and comfortable ride.

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