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Featuring an aggressive style and packed with a comprehensive range of performance-oriented technologies, the 2014 Yamaha Raptor is ready to tackle any terrain with poise. The 2014 model year comes with a new paint job which helps it stand out from the crowd. It also sports a GYTR front grab bar and heel guards, Multireflector 30-watt Krypton headlights and inner rolled wheels that are shod in AT21x7-10 front and AT20x10-9 rear tires.

At the heart of the ATV lies a 686 cc, liquid-cooled, 4 stroke; SOHC, 4 Valves engine which features forged lightweight piston, connecting rod and crankshaft. For enhanced performances the engine is paired with Yamaha’s Fuel Injection (YFI) system. The unit is kept in leash by a 5-speed transmission with wet multiplate clutch.

The 2014 Yamaha Raptor 700R SE is offered with a base price of $8,799.

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Tough and reliable to the core, the 2014 Yamaha Grizzly 550 FI has all it needs to tackle even the toughest terrains without baking down.

The 2014 Yamaha Grizzly 550 FI is built around a 558 cc, 4 stroke, SOHC, 4 valve liquid-cooled engine which is derived directly from the Grizzly 700 unit. The engine is kept cool by a high-capacity radiator with fan and is fueled by a 5.3 Gallons fuel tank.

You also get a stainless steel exhaust system that features aluminum heat shields and a screen-type spark arrestor.

As far as suspensions are concerned, the Yamaha Grizzly 550 FI comes with fully independent long-travel four-wheel suspension with WideArc A-arms up front and five-way preload-adjustable shocks, and gas charged rear shocks.

The Yamaha Grizzly 550 FI is offered with a base price of $7,999.

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The name “Grizzly” is enough to make you imagine how capable is Yamaha’s famous ATV, but if you still have any doubts take a closer look at what stays hidden under its skin.

For the starters the 2014 Yamaha Grizzly 450 is fitted with a strong 421cc, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled single, SOHC engine with a displacement of 421cc. The unit needs to deal with a wet weight of 620 lb and can tow up to 1322 Lb. The engine’s power is kept in leash by Yamaha’s Ultramatic® V-Belt transmission with all-wheel engine braking.

The Yamaha Grizzly 450 is also equipped with a fully independent four-wheel suspension system that features a double-wishbone suspension front and rear delivering 6.3 inches and 7.1 inches of travel.

As far as prices are concerned, the 2014 Yamaha Grizzly 450 can be yours for no less than $7,199.

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The Yamaha Grizzly 350 delivers first class performances thanks to its combination of unparalleled technology great ergonomics and first class build quality.

The 2014 Yamaha Grizzly 350 is propelled by a 4-Stroke, air/oil-cooled single; SOHC engine with a displacement of 348 cc. The unit sends its power to the rear wheels through a Yamaha Ultramatic, V-Belt transmission.

For enhanced versatility you also get a three-position On-Command 4WD system which lets you switch between 2WD, limited-slip 4WD and a fully locked differential 4WD. It is also worthy of being mentioned that an override button allows engine to make maximum rpm in full Diff. Lock mode.

To be able to deal great with any type of terrain with poise, the Yamaha Grizzly 350 needed a set of rugged tires. Therefore the ATV is equipped with 25x8-12 front and 25x10-12 rear tires.

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When it comes to sport ATVs, the Yamaha Raptor 700R is one of the most wanted models in its class. It comes with an agile handling, a sporty style and a very aggressive character.

At its heart “beats” a 686cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke; SOHC, 4 valves engine with a displacement of 686cc. The unit is combined with Yamaha’s Fuel Injection (YFI) and features a competition-spec dry-sump lubrication system. The ATV is also equipped with a 5-Speed transmission with wet multiplate clutch.

For flawless off road capability, the ATV is equipped with front and rear piggyback shocks which offer full adjustability and can deal great with any bump.

The ATV’s speed is kept in leash by front brake master cylinders and twin piston rear brake calipers.

The Yamaha Raptor 700R is offered with a base price of $8,199.

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Compact, light and easy to handle, the 2014 Yamaha PW50 is a great motorcycle for beginner riders. Needles to say, that the bike was designed with the rider’s comfort in mind and comes with a seat height of only 19.1 inches, an ergonomically designed handlebar and large, folding footpegs with rubber grips.

In terms of style, the 2014 PW50 comes with Team Yamaha-inspired colors, graphics and front and side number plates.

The motorcycle weighs 86 lb (wet) and is propelled by a 49cc, air-cooled, 2-stroke; reed-valve inducted engine. It is also worthy of being mentioned that the 2014 Yamaha PW50 is equipped with an adjustable throttle stop screw which helps you gradually increase speed as the rider’s skills improve.

As far as wheels are concerned, the bike is equipped with 10-inch front and rear tires.

The bike can be yours for no less than $1,440.

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If you are looking for a reliable beginner’s bike, then the Yamaha TT-R50E might be a god choice for your kid.

The motorcycle was especially created to be a great platform for learning the secrets of off road riding. It comes with a 21.9 inch seat height, a large chain cover and a curved steel backbone frame.

At the heart of the 2014 Yamaha TT-R50E you’ll find a 49 cc, air-cooled, SOHC, 4-stroke, 2 valves engine which breaths through a Mikuni VM11 Carburetor. The engine is brought to life by means of a push button electric starter and is mated to a constant-mesh 3-speed transmission with automatic clutch.

To be able to tackle the tough terrains without backing down, the Yamaha TT-R50E is fitted with a inverted fork that offers 3.8 inches of front wheel travel and a monocross-style rear suspension which is paired with a single coil-over shock (2.8 inches of rear wheel travel).

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Yamaha has taken the wraps off it new green concept at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show. The new concept represents a small step into the future of motorcycles and features a compact design which makes it perfectly suited for riding through the city.

The new sport motorcycle is built on a monocoque frame and is packed with an electric brushless DC smart Power Module motor powered by a set of removable Lithium-ion batteries. The electric motor is paired with an automatic transmission which can be also used as a manual gearbox.

The motorcycle was built with lightness in mind and it weighs less than 100 kg.

Talking about its new concept Yamaha said: “The PES1 electric motorcycle offers both environmental friendliness and sporty performance that conveys Yamaha’s passion for riding. It off ers great drivability and maneuverability sure to please any motorcycle fan thanks to its lightweight design and motor torque control. Slip out on weekend mornings, without waking the family, for a private hour of communion with your electric ride. Eminently quiet motor is guaranteed to deliver you from the din of your everyday life. Future of electric sports bikes is fast approaching.”

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Among the motorcycles displayed by Yamaha at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show you’ll find a unique version the Bolt. This version won’t be launched into production as its only purpose is to show how customizable is Yamaha’s iconic cruiser.

Most of the modifications aimed the style department so you get a blue fuel tank, lower handlebars and a brown seat. The front fork has been also been modified, as well as the rear fender which is now replaced by a sporty tail.

The custom looking Yamaha Bolt is powered by the same air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve, fuel injected, V-twin engine with a displacement of 942 cm3. The engine is fed by a 12 liters fuel tank and is mated to a constant mesh, five speed transmission.

Talking about its project Yamaha said: “With the "BOLT’s" slim and compact chassis and 950cc air-cooled V-twin engine as a base, the "BOLT Café" is a prototype showing an example of how owners can customize the bike to their own tastes. The BOLT’s simplicity and high degree of freedom for many different styles of customization expands the boundaries of enjoyment to be found in garage modification.”

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Everybody was eager to see Yamaha’s new 250 cc motorcycle, so the Japanese manufacturer has finally decided to reveal its new model at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show.

The new sport motorcycle is based on the M1 MotoGP and features a sharp design language mixed with the latest technologies developed by the company.

For the moment we don’t have many details about the new motorcycle but we know that is will be propelled by a liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, in-line, 2-cylinder, fuel injected engine with a displacement of 249cm3. The unit transfers its power to the rear wheel through a constant mesh 6-speed transmission.

The new motorcycle will compete against the new Honda CBR 300R and Kawasaki Ninja 300 which are both equipped with larger displacement engines (300cc).
Together with the first pictures of its new R25, Yamaha has also released a video footage with the motorcycle in action ridden by Valentino Rossi.

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