The new Yamaha YXZ1000R … you can shift.

Yamaha has unveiled its latest offering to the side by side world, the YXZ 1000R and will be a first in the market segment to offer a five speed sequential gearbox. Gear changing is achieved by pulling the stick & stamping on the hydraulic clutch as you scream through the revs of the 1.0-liter three-cylinder engine boasting a 10,500-rpm at redline.566e7ddc762219a769e4c7c9e3a8f410
With the new engine and transmission, the suspension has been upgraded that boasts 16 inches of front travel and 17 inches to the rear, which force the shock towers to be mounted protruding up through the body work, giving an aggressive take on the buggy.





Check out the two promotional videos below, the latter demonstrating the transmission;




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