The new Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle is an impressive dirt bike by Yamaha brand that comes with ultimate features of all times. This cross country ensures to provide light and nimble handling with power. The review of the new Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle with its price and specifications are given below.
Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle – Features
The new Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle features the powerful 449 ccs liquid-cooled DOHC engine. This engine features the four-stroke technology with a forward positioned straight intake that delivers massive power specifically tuned for cross country racing. This engine position moves the rotational mass of cams towards its center allowing for a straight shot. It also keeps the airbox up and high keeping it out of the dust and mud/water.
This cross country features the new exhaust system that maximizes engine power while centralizing mass. The latest fuel injection system uses 3D mapped electronic control for fuel and ignition timing, which is optimized for cross-country racing like in 2018 Yamaha YZ250FX Cross Country. It features the throttle bodies of 44 mm. The wide ratio transmission system features the gearbox of five-speed that ensure that the right gear is to be selected for a wide variety of terrain. The latest clutch system comprises up of the clutch plate material, springs, push lever and oil valve. The large capacity radiators give maximum cooling efficiency with the greater strength, and it can be fitted with an accessory cooling fan. The new push-button electric start makes the starting of new Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle easier and convenient.
Chassis / Suspension Features
The new Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle features the bilateral beam aluminum frame, which has a compact size. It contains extensively tested assembly of aluminum forgings and extrusions complete with model-specific engine mounting. The new fully adjustable YZ450F based KYB spring type fork features the speed sensitive damping that delivers precise and fade-free handling better than 2017 Yamaha YZ450FX Cross Country Bike. The rear linkage and KYB shock offer the 11.6 inches of travel with adjusters for high and low-speed compression damping with a rebound and spring preload. It comes with the large piggyback reservoir for excellent damping and fades resistance. The front braking system comprises up of the front brake of 270 mm and it provides exceptional stopping power and braking control. The lightweight 21 inches of the front while 18 inches of rear rim gives exceptional durability with enduro-specific tires.
Unique Key Features
- GYTR® Power Tuner Ready
- Real World Tough Features
- Simplified Servicing
- Embedded Graphics
- Innovative Hare Scramble/GNCC® Engine Design
- Bilateral Beam Aluminum Frame
- Advanced Fuel Injection
- Cross Country-Specific Suspension
- Cross Country Podium Ready
- Electric Starter System
Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle – Price
The new Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle comes with the price of $8,999 only. It features the Team Yamaha Blue color combination and is available from July 2017.
Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle – Technical Specifications
|Type||449 cc liquid-cooled DOHC 4-stroke; 4 titanium valves|
|Bore x Stroke||97 mm x 60.8 mm|
|Fuel Delivery||Keihin® fuel injection, 44 mm|
|Ignition||TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition|
|Transmission||Wide-ratio constant-mesh 5-speed; multiple wet clutch|
|Final Drive||O-ring chain|
|Suspension / Front||KYB® spring-type fork with speed sensitive damping; fully adjustable, 12.2 inches wheel travel|
|Suspension / Rear||KYB® single shock; fully adjustable, 12.5 inches wheel travel|
|Brakes / Front||Hydraulic disc, 270 mm|
|Brakes / Rear||Hydraulic disc, 245 mm|
|Tires / Front||90/90-21 Dunlop® AT81F|
|Tires / Rear||120/90-18 Dunlop® AT81|
|L x W x H||85.2 inches x 32.5 inches x 50.4 inches|
|Seat Height||38 inches|
|Rake (Caster Angle)||26.3°|
|Ground Clearance||12.8 inches|
|Fuel Capacity||2 gallons|
|Wet Weight||262 lb|
|Warranty||30 Day (Limited Factory Warranty)|
This article provides the full review of the new Yamaha 2018 YZ450FX Cross Country Motorcycle, and it is covered under bikescatalog.com. It features the powerful and high performing engine which makes it one of the most powerful dirt bike of all times. The rider can enjoy the best riding pleasure due to its smooth and comfortable seat. The suspension and braking system provides the best performance of all times.