2013 Yamaha Raptor 350

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Yamaha’s Raptor family was built with sportiness in mind and the 350 model makes no exception, featuring a dynamic design language a powerful engine and a series of modern technologies.

At the heart of the Yamaha Raptor 350, lies a light and powerful 348cc, air-cooled, SOHC, four-stroke single engine paired with a six speed transmission.

The Yamaha Raptor 350 is also fitted with the DC-CDI ignition system which offers a steady spark at all rpm levels for fast throttle response and a smooth, broad powerband. The suspension is handled by front a Independent double wishbone with 5-way preload-adjustable shocks and a rear Swingarm with preload adjustability.

On the other hand, the braking system is handled by the arge-diameter ventilated hydraulic front and rear disc brakes designed to provide a strong stopping power even in wet conditions. Other features include 45 mm footpegs, 30 watt multireflector Krypton headlights and a 2.4-gallon fuel tank.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2013 Yamaha Raptor 350.

Key Features

Yamaha Raptor 350
  • Torquey, powerful and super-durable air-cooled SOHC four-stroke single puts out a wide, deep powerband and starts with the push of a button.
  • With a rugged and smooth-shifting wide-ratio six speed transmission, keeping that powerful engine purring is nearly effortless, whatever the terrain.
  • Reverse gear is just the thing for getting yourself out of tight spots.
  • Light, 396-pound wet weight boosts performance and handling and makes all-day rides even more enjoyable.
  • Big Raptor style and Raptor-inspired seat mean maximum rider comfort and movement with excellent sport-riding ergonomics.

Engine

  • Light and powerful 348cc, air-cooled, SOHC, four-stroke single produces great torque down low, as well as a serious top-end rush.
  • A big, 36mm Mikuni® carburetor provides light throttle pull and excellent throttle response across the entire rpm range.
  • Electric starting is standard equipment and works in any gear.
  • Shift into reverse from any gear; convenient shift lever allows easy access to reverse, no matter what gear you’re in.
  • DC-CDI ignition system delivers consistent spark at all rpm levels—for quick throttle response and a smooth, broad powerband.
  • High, snorkel-type intake ensures airflow to the engine while riding in mud or water.
  • Automatic cam chain tensioner reduces engine maintenance and ensures optimal performance.
  • Easy-to-use, handlebar-mounted choke lever.

Chassis/Suspension

Yamaha Raptor 350
  • Light and strong chassis creates a quick, super-responsive high-performance package.
  • Low, 32.3-inch seat height enhances rider comfort and provides optimal rider movement.
  • Independent double-wishbone front suspension and preload adjustable shocks with dual rate springs and 7.9 inches of travel.
  • Rigid and light swingarm with Raptor-type linkage rear end is controlled by a piggyback reservoir shock with adjustable preload and 8.3 inches of wheel travel; the result is consistent performance during aggressive sport riding.
  • Lightweight aluminum wheels reduce unsprung weight for excellent suspension performance, acceleration, deceleration and handling.
  • Large-diameter ventilated hydraulic front and rear disc brakes deliver excellent stopping power even in wet conditions.
  • Extra-wide, 45mm footpegs provide excellent grip and rider comfort.
  • Easy-to-use, toggle link-type handlebar-mounted parking brake can be set with one hand.
  • Specially designed low-profile tires deliver outstanding traction for razor-sharp handling in a variety of terrain.
  • Easy-adjust chain adjustment feature means hassle-free chain maintenance.
  • Composite skid plates and 4.5-inch ground clearance (measured at the rear disc) mean maximum underbelly protection.
  • Composite front grab bar won’t dent or rust and helps protect the front end from debris and damage.

Additional Features

  • Dual 30-watt multireflector Krypton headlights straight off the potent YFZ450 add the perfect menacing appearance. Taillight has an incorporated brake light for added convenience.
  • Easy-access grease fittings on all chassis lubrication points simplify maintenance and help extend the life of the Raptor 350.
  • The 2.4-gallon fuel tank means less filling up and longer, more enjoyable rides.

Specifications

Yamaha Raptor 350
Engine Type348cc air-cooled 4-stroke; SOHC, 2 valves
Bore x Stroke83.0mm x 64.5mm
Compression Ratio9.2:1
Fuel DeliveryMikuni® 36mm BSR
IgnitionDC - CDI
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission6-speed w/reverse; wet multiplate clutch
Drive Train2WD; sealed O-ring chain
Suspension / FrontIndependent double wishbone; 5-way preload-adjustable shocks, 7.9-in travel
Suspension / RearSwingarm; preload-adjustable, 8.3-in travel
Brakes / FrontDual hydraulic discs
Brakes / RearHydraulic disc
Tires / FrontAT21x7-10
Tires / RearAT20x10-9
L x W x H69.7 x 43.1 x 42.5 in
Seat Height32.3 in
Wheelbase47.6 in
Ground Clearance4.5 in
Fuel Capacity2.4 gal
Wet Weight396 lb
LightingDual 30W Krypton multireflector headlights & 21/5W brakelight
Warranty6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)

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