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2014 Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto 4x4 EPS Special Edition

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With its tactical black paint job, special cast aluminum wheels and the aggressive graphics the 2014 Stealth Edition Grizzly is a pretty imposing ATV.

The ATV weighs 648 Lb (wet) and is propped by a powerful 686cc, liquidcooled, SOHC power plant, which delivers more power for the 2014 model year and improved low end, mid-range and top end performance. The engine can tow up to 1322 Lb and is paired with an Ultramatic transmission with dual-range (Hi/Lo) drive and reverse.

To be able to tackle the toughest trails without backing down, the ATV received a fully independent long-travel four-wheel suspension with WideArc A-arms up front and five-way preload-adjustable shocks.

Other features worthy if being mentioned include four-wheel hydraulic disc brakes, electric power steering and a 5.3-gallon fuel tank.

The Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto 4x4 EPS Special Edition is priced at $10,099.

Hit the jump for more information on the Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto 4x4 EPS Special Edition.

Overview

Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto 4x4 EPS Special Edition

Stealth Edition Grizzly

As the top performer in its class, it’ll be hard to ride under the radar with the new Grizzly 700 4x4 SE and its awesome tactical black paint job, special cast aluminum wheels and discreet yet aggresive graphics.

2014 Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto. 4x4 EPS Special Edition Key Features:

Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto 4x4 EPS Special Edition

• The Grizzly 700 Special Edition is coated with Tactical Black paint and includes cast aluminum wheels and special graphics.

• The Grizzly 700, with its powerful 686cc, liquidcooled, SOHC power plant, produces more power for the 2014 model year with enhanced engine settings to improve low end, mid-range and top end engine performance. The piston shape has been modified and compression ratio raised from 9.1:1 to 10.0:1, for an increased power feeling throughout the rev range.

• The front and rear A-arms are longer while suspension stroke on both the front and rear shocks has also increased. These adjustments greatly enhance low speed rider comfort without sacrificing any of the legendary Grizzly handling.

• Three-position On-Command® 4WD sytem lets you switch between 2WD, limited-slip 4WD and a fully locked differential 4WD - all with the simple push of a button. Override button allows engine to make maximum rpm in full Diff. Lock mode.

• Ultramatic® transmission with dual-range (Hi/Lo) drive and reverse is the most advanced drive system available. An automatic centrifugal clutch maintains constant belt tension for reduced belt wear and uses a sprag clutch for all-wheel downhill engine braking in 4WD mode and reverse.

• Yamaha Electric Power Steering provides progressive assist at slow speeds and over rough terrain while maintaining optimized rider feedback, superior comfort and terrainability.

• Advanced digital instrument panel boasts a multifunction LCD display with speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeter, hour meter, 4WD status, transmission position, clock and fuel gauge.

2014 Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto. 4x4 EPS Special Edition Features and Benefits:

Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto 4x4 EPS Special Edition

New for 2014:

• A new cylinder head and enhanced engine settings modified piston shape and raiser compression ratio from 9.1:2 to 10.0:1 provide an improved power feeling.

• New longer front and rear suspension settings greatly enhance rider comfort.

• New steering geometry lightens the steering effort, adding to rider comfort.

• New graphic design enhances the rugged appearance.

• New EPS settings help optimize comfort.

Engine:

Yamaha Grizzly 700 FI Auto 4x4 EPS Special Edition

• The Grizzly 700 is equipped with Yamaha’s 686cc engine that puts out a broad powerband. New four-valve head, now with a 10.0:1 compression ratio, delivers optimum torque for virtually any workload.

• New four-valve combustion chamber design produces a potent combination of low-rev torque, instant throttle response and high horsepower.

• Compact engine design features a 35-degree cylinder angle for great ground clearance and a lower seat height for quick steering and maneuverability.

• Ceramic-composite cylinder liners provide outstanding durability and heat dissipation; forged piston is light and strong and rides a carburized, chrome-moly connecting rod.

• Two-lobe overhead cam and a pair of needle-roller rocker arms reduce friction by 50 percent for increased fuel efficiency and torque.

• Mikuni® fuel injection with 44mm bore and throttle position sensor means easy cold starts and flawless fuel delivery in nearly any condition.

• Straight driveshaft layout eliminates U-joints for reduced friction, noise, vibration, and maintenance.

• Stainless steel exhaust system features aluminum heat shields and a screen-type spark arrestor for great power with minimum noise output.

• High-capacity radiator with fan-assist delivers maximum cooling efficiency and is positioned high in the frame for optimal protection.

• Automatic cam chain tensioner reduces engine maintenance and helps extend engine life.

• Five-position shift lever with H, L, N, R and P gates provides positive Ultramatic transmission operation.

• Override button allows engine to make maximum rpm in full Diff. Lock mode.

• Specially designed drive system air intake helps prevent overheating and assists in keeping water and debris from entering the drive case.

Chassis/Suspension:

• Fully independent long-travel four-wheel suspension with WideArc A-arms up front and five-way preload-adjustable shocks provides maximum ground clearance for unparalleled comfort over rough terrain.

• Four-wheel hydraulic disc brakes serve up powerful and consistent braking performance.

• Electric power steering varies the assist according to speed and torque for increased comfort and incredible maneuverability - even in 4WD.

• 5.3-gallon fuel tank is located under the seat for excellent mass centralization and handling; there’s a 4.8-liter water-resistant storage compartment under there, too.

• 10.8 inches of ground clearance and full-length composite skidplate deliver maximum underbelly protection while enhancing terrainability.

• Rugged injection-molded front bumper and CV joint guards protect against rock and debris damage.

Additional Features:

• Center-mounted, heavy-duty trailer hitch comes standard and can tow more than 1300 pounds.

• Advanced digital instrument panel boasts a multifunction LCD display with speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeter, hour meter, 4WD status, transmission position, clock and fuel gauge.

• Hunter Green and Realtree® AP Camo models are equipped with spun aluminum wheels.

• Rugged steel cargo racks with special, extra-durable wrinkle paint finish can pack a total of 286 pounds combined (99 front, 187 rear).

• Dual 35-watt multireflector halogen bulb headlights with high/low beams light up the night.

• Assembled Real World Tough in Newnan, GA, U.S.A.

Specifications

Engine Type4-stroke, liquid-cooled single; SOHC, 4 valves
Displacement686cc
Bore x Stroke102.0mm x 84.0mm
Compression Ratio10.0:1
Fuel DeliveryYamaha Fuel Injection (YFI), 44mm
Ignition32-Bit ECU
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionYamaha Ultramatic® V-belt with all-wheel engine braking/H, L, N, R, P
Drive TrainYamaha On-Command® pushbutton; 3-way locking differential; 2WD, 4WD, locked 4WD; shaft drive
Suspension / FrontIndependent double wishbone; 5-way preload adjustment, 7.6-in travel
Suspension / RearIndependent double wishbone; 5-way preload adjustment, 9.2-in travel
Brakes / FrontDual hydraulic disc
Brakes / RearDual hydraulic disc
Tires / FrontAT25 x 8-12 w/aluminum wheels
Tires / RearAT25 x 10-12 w/aluminum wheels
L x W x H81.3 x 46.5 x 48.8 in
Seat Height35.6 in
Wheelbase49.2 in
Turning Radius126 in
Ground Clearance10.8 in
Fuel Capacity5.3 gal
Wet Weight648 lb
Rack Capacity99 lb Fr./187 lb Rr.
Towing Capacity1322 lb
InstrumentationDigital LCD multifunction display: speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeter, hour meter, clock, fuel gauge, gear position, EPS and EFI function
LightingDual headlights and 21/5W brakelight
Warranty6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)
ColorTactical Black
Price$10,099


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