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2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV Review Price

The Yamaha brand is famous for its quality bikes and awesome ATV’s. The Yamaha is proudly launching its new 2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV and once again proved to be one of the Best Quad Bike Brand in the World. This quad bike features the powerful engine with latest state-of-the-art technology. The chassis is compact, slim and strong enough making it capable enough to provide the best performance in all conditions. It contains the superior big-bore for pure sports ATV performance. It is an ideal quad bike and an ideal package for those who are looking for an amazing quad bike. The review of new 2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV with its price and specifications are given here.

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV – Features and Price

Engine Features

The new 2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV comes with the powerful 686cc engine featuring the forged lightweight piston. This engine is capable enough to deliver the quick-revving powerplant that revs all the way to 9000 RPM. Its dual converter balancers are responsible to keep it smooth and fully operational. The latest YFI (Yamaha Fuel Injection) ensure to have an excellent engine performance in all conditions i.e. temperatures and elevations. The latest digital TCI with 32-bit electronic control unit monitors the fuel injection and ignition systems for better performance and ultimate throttle response. The latest push-button electric start adds another level to comfort and extra convenience. The new five-speed transmission with reverse guarantees to have best gear shifting experience better than 2017 Yamaha Raptor 700. The YZ-spec ratchet shifter guarantees to have smooth and resistance-free shifting under power. The new heavy-duty clutch features the strong basket and plates which has been specially designed to harness the power. An easy-to-reach oil filter and tool-free air filter gives an added convenience.

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV

Chassis/Suspension Features

The new 2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV comes with the best chassis which combines the steel front section with the YZ-style piggyback rear socks featuring the wheel travel of 10.1 inches along with the preload adjustment. The new twin aluminum-piston front disc brakes give the best stopping power better than 2018 Yamaha YZF450R SE. The discs are being drilled that helps in the reduction of unsprung weight for better suspension with an addition twin-piston rear brakes for maximum stopping power. The latest and high performing aggressive Maxxis tires are being used featuring the front of 22×10-9 while the rear of 20×10-9. They contain an amazing tread pattern design that is capable to deliver an outstanding traction for razor-sharp handling in the variety of terrain and conditions. The new lightweight aluminum wheels improves its overall performance by reducing an unsprung weight. An all-new serrated foot peg of 45mm provides an outstanding boot traction. The strong and light aluminum subframe is being used for better stability.

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV

Other Features

The new 2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV comes with the number of incredible features, which makes it incredible to ride on. It features the long YZ-style seat that provides maximum rider comfort and movement. An all-new multi-reflector 30-watt Krypton headlights set back in its front cowl that add the perfect no-compromises sporting accent with an LED taillight providing greater visibility. The large fuel tank with the fuel capacity of 2.9 gallons is being used while the Yamaha Fuel Injection ensure to have low fuel consumption making it Best Sports Quad Bike. The thumb throttle lever has the smooth shape to ensure the low fatigue and max comfort. The handlebar-mounted flip-type parking brake lever is very simple to operate. The latest Yamaha Diagnostic Tool is always ready for improved serviceability. This quad bike was assembled in the U.S.A.

Unique Key Features

  • Aggressive Style
  • Big-Bore Power
  • Advanced Chassis
  • Rider-Friendly Features
  • Advanced Suspension

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV – Price

The new 2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV comes in Graphite color with the price of $7,999 only. It is available from July 2017.

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV – Technical Specifications


Type 686 cc liquid-cooled SOHC 4-stroke; 4 valves
Bore x Stroke 102 mm x 84 mm
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Fuel Delivery Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI), 44 mm
Ignition TCI (Transistor Controlled Ignition)
Starting System Electric
Transmission 5-speed w/reverse; wet multi-plate clutch
Final Drive X-ring chain; 2WD

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV Specs


Suspension / Front Independent double wishbone and 5-way preload adjustment, 9.1 inches travel
Suspension / Rear Cast aluminum swingarm with preload adjustable shock, 10.1 inches travel
Brakes / Front Dual hydraulic disc
Brakes / Rear Hydraulic disc
Tires / Front AT22 x 7-10 Maxxis®
Tires / Rear AT20 x 10-9 Maxxis®

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV Specs


L x W x H 72.6 inches x 45.5 inches x 43.9 inches
Seat Height 32.7 inches
Wheelbase 50.4 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance 9.4 inches
Fuel Capacity 2.9 gallons
Wet Weight 422 lb
Lighting Dual 30W Krypton headlights and LED brake light

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV Specs


Warranty 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)

2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV


This article is about the review of new 2018 Yamaha Raptor 700 Sports ATV and it is covered under www.bikescatalog.com. This ATV features the powerful engine capable to deliver the massive amount of torque and acceleration in all conditions. The chassis is very strong and compact with stylish ergonomics. The wheels and tires have specially been designed for a variety of terrains. The suspension and braking system ensure to have better-stopping power and smooth ride. It is really an ideal quad bike in an ideal package.

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