Tesla Electric ATV, is in fact a Yamaha Raptor knockoff
Launched at a cyberpunk-inspired event at Los Angeles, the Cybertruck has played host to the gazillion memes flooding the internet, and while at it, Elon Musk gave us “One more thing.” – The “Cyberquad” electric ATV. It rolled onto the bed of the steel truck and juiced up using the Cybertruck’s massive batteries.
Twiterratis, however, has not spared the Cyberquad as well. They have reasons to believe that "the Tesla ATV appears to share parts with the Yamaha Raptor 700R SE". Sticking an electric motor onto Yamaha’s potent Raptor ATV, we now see how Tesla made its concept ATV by slapping a few edgy panels and calling it it’s own.
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Yamaha continues its push into uncharted UTV territory with the 2016 Wolverine R-Spec EPS. This rugged side-by-side represents the next generation of offroad recreational and work vehicles. The factory has been building such vehicles for a while now, and some of the features show that it is paying attention to customer feedback, and advances by its not inconsiderable competition in this sector. While the name “Wolverine” does imply a certain tenacity, I wonder what the next generation will be called – I’m still waiting for a really mean name, such as the “Tyson” or “Honey Badger.”
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The release of the 2015 Viking VI EPS SE continues Yamaha’s push into new UTV territory, showing their determination to lead the charge in the large-vehicle off-road market. While there are other six-passenger UTVs out there, Yamaha declares that the Viking VI is the ’first true six-seater’ on the market. Not only can it carry up to six people in their own individual seats, but it can lug up to 600 pounds of gear along with them. This kind of uber capacity will enable you to tackle some serious off-road work/fun, and take almost an entire starting line of a hockey team – plus their gear – with you.
The ruler of all terrain continues its dominance with class‑leading performance and comfort. Once you’ve ridden the Raptor 700R there is no turning back. Its thrilling power and great handling give you new levels of excitement on various types of terrain. And once you’re hooked, this mighty ATV will transform your leisure time forever.
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The Raptor 700, affording big bore ATV riders top performance at an affordable price point.
Once you’ve ridden the Raptor 700 there is no turning back. Its thrilling power and great handling give you new levels of excitement on various types of terrain. And once you’re hooked, this mighty ATV will transform your leisure time forever.
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Serious racers will tell you that the Yamaha YFZ450R is the number one machine choice with winning riders. Its sharp-handling chassis and ultra-responsive 450 cc engine have made it today’s number one racing ATV. It handles sharp, fast and superior.
A race-bred assist and slipper clutch gives more precise control over corner entry speed for quicker lap times - while the uprated engine delivers superfast throttle response and hard-hitting high rpm power for holeshot-winning performance.
Sharp-designed bodywork gives the rider space to shift the bodyweight during cornering or hard accleration. And the light shocks make for sharp handling!
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The Yamaha Viking EPS is the ultimate vehicle for adventure. It features an unstoppable character and is fitted with a wide range of off-road oriented features which help it deal effortless with anything you ask of it.
The Yamaha Viking EPS is propelled by a 686 cc, liquid-cooled, W/Fan, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4 valves engine which is mated on a Yamaha Ultramatic V-Belt transmission with all-wheel engine braking.
The ATV is also equipped with Yamaha’s proven electric power steering system, large diameter front and rear wheel disc brakes, a heavy-duty 2-inch receiver-style hitch that can tow up to 1500 pounds. There is also a stamped steel dump bed which is rated to haul 600 pounds of gear.
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The Yamaha Viking EPS is offered with a base price of $12,799.
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The Yamaha EPS SE is a rugged off roader that can deal effortless with anything you ask of it.
It can transport up to three people and features an industry-exclusive three-position On-Command 4WD system which lets you dial between 2WD, limited-slip 4WD and fully locked differential 4WD.
The Yamaha Viking EPS SE is propelled by a liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4 valves engine with a displacement of 686 cc. The engine transfers its power to the wheels by means of an automatic transmission.
To be able to conquer tough terrains without baking down, the Viking SE features a high 11.8 inch ground clearance, a modern electric power steering system and large diameter front and rear wheel disc brakes.
You also get a standard heavy-duty 2-inch receiver-style hitch that can tow up to 1500 pounds and a roomy cargo bed which can be unlatched and tilted from either side.
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Thanks to its unstoppable character and versatile nature, the Yamaha Viking can tackle any terrain with poise. On top of that it also offers space for up to three persons and is packed with all is needed to keep you out if trouble in the toughest conditions.
The Yamaha Viking sports a 686 cc, liquid-cooled W/Fan, 4-stroke; SOHC, 4 valves engine with Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI). The unit is combined with an electric starter and is mated on a Yamaha Ultramatic V-belt transmission with all-wheel engine braking. The engine is located under the cargo bed and can be easily accessed when the bed is lifted.
Once on board, you will find a convenient dash mounted parking brake, head rests and a digital instrument panel with a multifunction LCD display.
Prices start at $11,799.
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The Yamaha Viking VI mixes, practicality, with plenty of space and superior off road abilities. Thanks to its ergonomic design, it can transport up to six people and is also fitted with a useful cargo bed with a capacity of 600 lb.
The vehicle weighs 1620 Lb wet and is fueled by a 686 cc, liquid-cooled W/Fan, 4-stroke; SOHC, 4 valves engine with a displacement of 686 cc. The unit transfers its power to the ground by means of a Yamaha Ultramatic V-Belt transmission with all-wheel engine braking.
Digital instrument panel boasts multifunction LCD display with speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeter, hour meter, battery volt meter, 4WD status, transmission position, clock and fuel gauge.
Other notable features include a digital instrument panel with digital LCD display, a steel skid plate under the frame, a dash-mounted parking brake, a latching glove box, front headrests with see-thru design, and a large, 9.7-gallon fuel tank.
The Yamaha Viking VI is offered with a base price of $12,799.
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The new Viking Special Edition is packed with a long list of features that give it a pretty unique character. Among them you’ll find cast aluminum wheels, overfenders and a standard center-mounted, heavy-duty 2-inch receiver-style hitch can tow up to 1500 pounds.
At the heart of the Yamaha Viking FI 4x4 EPS SE sits a liquid-cooled w/fan, 4-stroke; sohc, 4 valves engine with a displacement of 686cc. The unit is fueled by a 9.7 gallons fuel tank and is mated to Yamaha’s Ultramatic V-Belt transmission with all-wheel engine braking. For practical reasons, the engine is located under the cargo bed and can be easily accessed when the bed is lifted.
Jump on board and you’ll be welcomed by a set of three seats with padded head rests. You’ll also find a digital instrument panel that features a multifunction LCD display with speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeter, hour meter, 4WD status, transmission position, clock and fuel gauge.
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Tough and versatile, the new Yamaha Viking FI 4x4 is a comfortable side-x-side that can transport up to three persons.
The vehicle is built around a 686 cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke; SOHC, 4 valves engine which is mated to a Ultramatic V-Belt transmission with all-wheel engine braking. The engine is fueled by a 9.7 gallons fuel tank and can tow up to 1500 Lb.
The ride is kept in check by front and rear independent double wishbone suspensions which deliver 8.1-Inches of wheel travel. The long travel suspensions are paired with a high 11.8-inch ground clearance so you won’t have any problems when you have to deal with tough terrains.
You also get a cargo bed that can be unlatched and tilted from either side when needed for ease of unloading cargo.
The Yamaha Viking FI 4x4 is offered with a base price of $11,599.
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The Yamaha YFM250R is a fun and comfortable ATV which rewards you with a pretty unique riding experience. It also comes with the technology and ergonomics to undertake whatever nature throws at you so you can enjoy the outdoors at any time way.
The ATV is propelled by a 250 cc, four-stroke engine that offers pulse-quickening performance along with instant pickup from virtually any revs. Power is sent to the ground through a 5-speed gear box paired with a wet multiplate clutch. The stopping power assured by the high performance triple disc brakes.
The ATV has also a pretty charming look and we especially like the distinctive R-line bodywork and headlights that are combined with many dynamic lines and sharp surfaces.
With a great performance billing, you’ll have no regrets whatsoever if you do decided to ride with the YFM250R.
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The Yamaha Grizzly450 IRS is ready to serve you with loyalty regardless of what type of terrain lies under its wheels.
Built to be an all-around ATV with an attitude, the Grizzly 450 IRS has been fitted with smart technology, from comprehensive LCD instrumentation and a 3-mode On-Command system for fast selection between drive settings, to superb traction on every kind of terrain. On top of that is reliable to the core, requires low maintenance and is also pretty fuel-efficient.
The ATV’s heart is a torque-heavy, single cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valves engine with a displacement of 421cc. The engine has enough grunt to help you tackle even the most demanding tracks.
The Yamaha Grizzly 450 IRS is also pretty easy to maneuver, because is fitted with effort-reducing technologies like automatic transmission and Electric Power Steering. In addition, Yamaha designers made sure to give the ATV an ergonomic design that will enable you to feel comfortable after a long day in the saddle.
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The Yamaha YTF2 is a versatile utility vehicle which is able to cope with a wide range of applications. The vehicle was designed to offer a comfortable ride but is also able to reward you with pretty capable performances, as is one of the best models in its class.
The Yamaha YTF2 rides on a set of automotive-style, coil-over-shock strut suspensions which put comfort on the first place and deal great with bumps. You also get a pneumatic-assisted, tilting dump bed for payloads up to 363kg.
Power comes from a low-emission 357cc engine rated at 8.5 kW at 3,500 rpm. The Yamaha YTF2 is also fitted with a tough and dependable HybriCore chassis, self-adjusting 4-wheel drum brakes and seamless seat cushions that offer a smooth ride.
The stopping power is assured by a set of self-adjusting drum brakes on all four wheels.
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Yamaha surprised many people when has decided to build golf carts. Though nobody blame the company’s decision and the news was received pretty well by the media.
Yamaha’s motorcycles and ATVs were strong, reliable and capable products, thereby the Japanese manufacturer had to keep the same high standards for its new golf carts. Needless to say that the result didn’t disappoint us and its products are now considered among the best in the business.
The Yamaha G29A makes no exception and is fitted with an engine that has been exclusively designed to enable you go over the course in as smooth a fashion as possible. In a nutshell, that’s what the G29A is all about, a golf cart that takes the benefit from the technology that can be found on the entire Yamaha line-up.
The cart features a ramp-style clutch blended in the low cost maintenance, an accurate steering and a perfectly tuned suspension which makes every ride a true joy.
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