Tune in to victory.
The all-new engine comes with a lighter cylinder that maximizes the winning potential of the high compression head, forged piston and aggressive cam profiles. And the YZ450F’s digital Power Tuner lets you make instant trackside engine mapping adjustments and gain a real advantage in all riding conditions.
Its new aluminium bilateral frame comes with thicker down tubes and thinner main spars for reduced weight and sharper handling – while the industry-leading coil spring-type forks and linkage rear suspension deliver exceptional balance.
At a glance
- Yamaha Power Tuner for instant track-side tuning
- Lighter and more compact rearward-slanted cylinder
- Class-leading front and rear suspension systems
- Compact electric starter with ultra-light battery
- Handlebar switch for easily adjustable mapping
- Advanced fuel injection system for optimum power
- Launch Control System for quicker, smoother starts
- Robust transmission for positive shifting
- Compact mass-centralized wraparound exhaust
Yamaha has been building winning motocross bikes for five decades. During this time the MX world has seen the rapid development of new technologies that have transformed the sport. And the YZ450F’s Power Tuner is at the forefront of the digital revolution that is taking motocross to the next level.