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Yamaha YXZ1000R Review: The New King Of Off-Road Fun

Are you ready to take on the Hatfield-McCoy ATV trail? Do you have an ATV that you’d like to take with you in that adventure or are you still looking for one? The Yamaha YXZ1000R is a new side-by-side ATV that just debuted at the 2019 New York International Auto Show. The name stands for “Yamaha Cross Country” and it’s sure to be a hit among off-road enthusiasts who are looking for an all-terrain vehicle with plenty of power, agility, and features. Let’s take a closer look at its features and specs.

The Engine And Suspension

The YXZ1000R is powered by a 998cc inline three-cylinder engine that produces 105 horsepower and 82 lb-ft of torque. It’s mated to a 5-speed manual transmission with high and low range gears, making it capable of tackling any terrain. The suspension is handled by Fox Racing Shox at all four corners, and the vehicle has 14 inches of ground clearance.

The Looks

The YXZ1000R has a sharp, aggressive look that is sure to turn heads. It’s available in either Yamaha Blue or Triple Black, and it’s sure to be a hit with those who appreciate style as well as performance.

Wheel Disc Brakes And Other Accessories

The Yamaha YXZ1000R comes standard with 4-wheel disc brakes, LED headlights, and 28-inch Maxxis Bighorn tires. Optional extras include a power steering kit, aluminum Beadlock wheels, and a roof rack.

The Yamaha YXZ1000R As A Climber

The YXZ1000R is a great choice for those who love to tackle tough terrain. It’s got the power to get up and over obstacles, and the suspension will keep you comfortable even when the going gets rough. The only downside is that it doesn’t have a winch, so you’ll need to bring your own if you plan on doing any serious off-roading.

How Is It Like To Drive?

The Yamaha YXZ1000R is a blast to drive both on and off-road. The engine provides plenty of power for tackling tough terrain, and the suspension is capable of handling anything you throw at it. The brakes are impressive, and the vehicle feels planted and stable even at high speeds.

The Bottom Line

So, is the Yamaha YXZ1000R the new king of off-road fun? It certainly seems to be. With its powerful engine, agile suspension, and sharp looks, it’s sure to appeal to those who love getting off the beaten path. Be sure to check it out at your local Yamaha dealer today!

The Yamaha YXZ1000R is an impressive new side-by-side ATV that is sure to please those who enjoy spending time off-road. It’s packed with features that make it capable of tackling any terrain, and it’s sure to provide hours of fun. If you’re in the market for a new ATV, be sure to check out the Yamaha YXZ1000R. You won’t be disappointed.

Joe Joslin

ATV Rider Joe Joslin takes his 4-wheelers on the road across all States in the Continental US to personally ride and rate any and all trails he comes across. In addition to covering ATV trails, he'll be writing about the places, restaurants, and the people he comes across.

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