2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R Side by Side
STARTING AT: $19,799.00*
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R Side-by-Side
Engine Size: 998cc
Model Type: Pure Sport Side-by-Side ATV
Color: Racing Blue/White w/Suntop; Blaze Orange/Black w/Suntop
* Price shown is based on the manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) and is subject to change. MSRP excludes destination charges, optional accessories, applicable taxes, installation, setup and/or other dealer fees.
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R Side-by-Side TOP FEATURES:
Unmatched Side- by- Side Performance
The all-new YXZ1000R doesn’t just reset the bar for sport side-bysides, it is proof that Yamaha is the leader in powersports performance. Featuring a new 998cc inline triple engine mated to a 5-speed sequential shift gearbox with On-Command® 4WD, massive FOX Racing Shox® suspension front and rear, and styling the competition can’t touch, the new YXZ1000R is in a class by itself—the only true pure sport side-by-side ever developed.
Stunning, Industry- first Three- Cylinder Engine
Prepare yourself for the industry’s first 998cc inline-three cylinder sport side-by-side engine. Featuring a compact DOHC twelve-valve cylinder head, an aggressive 11.3:1 compression ratio and high-tech dry-sump lubrication, the YXZ1000R engine offers jaw-dropping power, fantastic midrange torque and a thrilling 10,500 rpm redline. With lightweight 80mm forged aluminum pistons and a counterbalancer, the motor is exceptionally smooth-running, too. Built for the pure sport side-by-side enthusiast, there’s nothing else like it.
Industry- first 5- Speed Sequential Shift Transmission with On- Command 4WD
The YXZ1000R establishes a direct connection with driver via an allnew sequential 5-speed manual transmission with reverse that permits rapid and smooth shifting, ideally matched to the potent threecylinder engine. A beefy hydraulically-actuated clutch system is operated by an automotive-style foot pedal for light, consistent feel and an entirely new sports side-by-side experience. Yamaha’s proven On-Command 4WD system with full Diff Lock is ready to tackle challenging terrain, and the entire driveline is built to provide unmatched durability.
Terrain Conquering, Fully-adjustable FOX Podium RC2 Shocks®
Jutting defiantly through the front hood and defining the rear of the vehicle, the YXZ1000R’s huge piggyback FOX® 2.5 Podium RC2 Shocks® bring visual impact with unmatched performance. All four corners are fully adjustable—spring preload, rebound and both highand low-speed compression damping—with a huge 16.2 inches of front travel and 17.0 inches at the rear, with integrated Bottom-Out technology as well as front and rear sway bars. Result: The ultimate in ride quality, tuneability and handling. Whether you’re riding in dunes or dirt, the YXZ1000R suspension will handle the toughest terrain.
Ergonomics Built for Performance
The YXZ1000R cab features plush cut-and-sew high-back seats with extra lateral support and outside shoulder bolsters, and the cockpit is built to provide a balanced combination of secure confidence with comfort. The floorboards are shaped to provide generous legroom while still giving a planted feel during aggressive driving, too. The driver’s seat is adjustable across 3.5 inches, and the steering wheel is tilt adjustable 5.8 inches to ensure a perfect fit.
Engine Type 998cc liquid-cooled DOHC inline three-cylinder; 12 valves
Bore x Stroke 80.0mm x 66.2mm
Compression Ratio 11.3:1
Fuel Delivery Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI); three 41mm Mikuni throttle bodies
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Starting System Electric
Transmission 5-speed sequential manual external transmission; wet multiplate clutch, external flywheel
Final Drive Yamaha On-Command; 3-way locking differential; selectable 2WD and 4WD with diff lock; shaft drive
Suspension / Front Independent double wishbone w/anti-sway bar, fully adjustable FOX 2.5 Podium® RC2 Shocks®; 16.2-in travel
Suspension / Rear Independent double wishbone w/anti-sway bar, fully adjustable FOX 2.5 Podium® RC2 Shocks®; 17.0-in travel
Brakes / Front Dual hydraulic disc
Brakes / Rear Dual hydraulic disc
Tires / Front Maxxis® MU09 27 x 9.00R-14
Tires / Rear Maxxis® MU10 27 x 11.00R-14
L x W x H 122.8 in x 64.0 in x 72.2 in
Wheelbase 90.6 in
Turning Radius 236.2 in
Maximum Ground Clearance 12.9 in
Fuel Capacity 9.0 gal
Wet Weight 1510 lb
Bed Capacity 300 lb
Warranty 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)
Color Racing Blue/White w/Suntop; Blaze Orange/Black w/Suntop
*** Wet weight includes the vehicle with all standard equipment and all fluids, including oil, coolant (as applicable) and a full tank of fuel. It does not include the weight of options or accessories. Wet weight is useful in making real-world comparisons with other models.
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R Side-by-Side ATV
FEATURES & BENEFITS
Stunning, Industry-first Three-Cylinder Engine – Prepare yourself for the industry’s first 998cc inline-three cylinder sport side-by-side engine. Featuring a compact DOHC twelve-valve cylinder head, an aggressive 11.3:1 compression ratio and high-tech dry-sump lubrication, the YXZ1000R engine offers jaw-dropping power, fantastic midrange torque and a thrilling 10,500 rpm redline. With lightweight 80mm forged aluminum pistons and a counterbalancer, the motor is exceptionally smooth-running, too. Built for the pure sport side-by-side enthusiast, there’s nothing else like it.
High Flow Intake System – High capacity intake system features dual air filters—one oiled foam, one oiled paper—affording maximum airflow to the engine as well as durable filtration for the dirtiest riding environments. The re-usable foam filter features tool-free access for easy servicing, too.
Compact and Clean Exhaust System – The three-into-one high-volume exhaust system with center-mounted muffler centralizes weight distribution and is tuned to provide maximum power across the rev range.
Industry-first 5-Speed Sequential Transmission – The YXZ1000R utilizes an all-new sequential 5-speed manual transmission with reverse that permits rapid and smooth shifting, ideally matched to the potent three-cylinder engine. A beefy hydraulically-actuated clutch system is operated by a foot pedal for light, consistent feel – delivering power up to 20% more efficiently than most automatic CVTs. With an amazingly direct connection between throttle and the drivetrain, this new transmission gives the YXZ™1000R an entirely new sports side-by-side experience that is unmatched by any other machine.
Yamaha’s Exclusive On-Command® 4WD – With the twist of a dial, On-Command 4WD gives the driver ultimate traction, with easily selected 2WD and 4WD full diff lock modes. The YXZ1000R’s all-new drivetrain incorporates Yamaha’s proven On-Command 4WD system to tackle the most challenging terrain.
Advanced Drivetrain – Getting the power to the wheels is an advanced drive system, featuring an external engine flywheel to maximize engine torque, for smooth shifting and acceleration. To deliver Yamaha’s exceptional durability, this system also incorporates an Over-Torque protection system that eliminates spike loads to the front drive case on hard impacts, protecting it from damage without affecting performance.
Aggressive New Style – Radical, aggressive chassis and styling—highlighted by massive suspension components jutting into view—shows off Yamaha’s passion for powersports. And form follows function, as the front suspension design permits an extremely low hood line for excellent trail visibility. The YXZ1000R is the new benchmark for performance side-by-sides, built for enthusiasts looking for a pure sport machine with the confidence and attitude to tackle any challenge.
Terrain Conquering, Fully-adjustable FOX Podium® RC2 Shocks® – Rising defiantly through the front hood and defining the rear of the vehicle, the YXZ1000R’s FOX 2.5 Podium® RC2 Shocks® with huge piggyback reservoirs bring visual impact and unmatched performance. All four corners are fully adjustable—spring preload, rebound and both high- and low-speed compression damping—with a huge 16.2 inches of front travel and 17.0 inches at the rear for the ultimate in ride quality, tuneability and handling.
Optimized Suspension Geometry – Rigid spherical-joint double A-arms suspension retains ideal castor angle and bump response throughout the entire suspension travel range, for excellent cornering ability, light steering feel and straight line stability across the roughest terrain. Unexpected bumps are absorbed smoothly, maintaining the chassis’ secure, planted feeling and preserving momentum and steering response for maximum driver confidence.
Pure Sports Chassis – Optimized frame dimensions make the YXZ1000R the best handling sport side-by-side… ever. In addition to the performance and durability that comes with Yamaha’s exacting standards, the YXZ1000R also includes extensive occupant protection without sacrificing driver visibility, and a full-frame composite underbody skidplate protects the chassis from rocks and debris.
Yamaha Electric Power Steering – The YXZ1000R features Yamaha’s class-leading speed-sensitive EPS, for reduced steering effort and precise handling in virtually all conditions. The EPS unit is lightweight and compact, mounted high on the new rack-and-pinion steering system, further protecting it from dirt and debris.
Powerful All-Wheel Disc Brakes – The YXZ1000R offers precise braking control thanks to twin-piston calipers clamping down on 245mm rotors at all four wheels, for excellent braking power, feel and fade-resistance under hard use. An automotive-style parking brake lever is mounted in cabin’s center console.
Exclusive 27-inch Maxxis® Tires – Developed exclusively for Yamaha, the YXZ1000R mounts 27-inch Maxxis® Bighorn 2.0 radial tires that offer extreme performance, with increased ground clearance, optimum traction, durability, comfort and steering precision. These tires are mounted to strong yet lightweight 14-inch alloy wheels.
Ergonomics Built for Performance – The YXZ1000R cab features plush high-back seats with extra lateral support and outside shoulder bolsters, and both the driver’s seat and passenger handhold are adjustable, giving riders the feeling of being part of the vehicle for an excellent cockpit feel. The floorboards are shaped to provide generous legroom while still giving a planted feel during aggressive riding, and the steering wheel is tilt adjustable 5.8 inches to fit drivers of all sizes.
Supersport-style Dashboard – The YXZ1000R features instruments inspired by Yamaha’s highperformance supersport motorcycles. Functions include a high visibility digital speedometer, analog tachometer and programmable shift light, with digital readouts for 4WD mode, gear position, fuel level, trip meters, hour meter, coolant temperature warning and a clock.
300-pound Cargo Capacity – Bring what you need, thanks to the YXZ1000R’s composite cargo bed, with a 300-pound capacity and four steel tie-down points. A sealed compartment next to the cargo bed and glove box in the cab provide additional storage, as do passenger-side cup holders and a central storage tray in the dashboard.
Standard Suntop – The YXZ1000R comes standard with a composite suntop integrated into the ROPS structure. A pair of whip flag mounts are ready for customization options, too.
Aggressive LED Lighting – Four super bright and long-lasting LED headlight assemblies provide brilliant forward illumination and give the YXZ1000R a sinister and aggressive sense of style, with a bright LED tail light out back for extra visibility.
Assembled in the USA – The all-new YXZ1000R is proudly assembled in Newnan, GA, for world-wide distribution and is built to be Real World Tough™.