Forged lightweight piston, connecting rod and crankshaft in the 686cc engine are light and strong, for a hard-hitting, quick-revving powerplant that revs all the way to 9000 RPM. Dual counterbalancers keep it smooth.
Yamaha fuel injection means consistently excellent engine performance in a wide range of conditions, elevations and temperatures.
Competition-spec dry sump lubrication system boosts usable horsepower and keeps overall engine size more compact.
16-bit electronic control unit controls fuel injection and ignition systems for consistent performance and fantastic throttle response.
Reliable, pushbutton electric start in any gear adds extra convenience.
Race-bred five-speed transmission with reverse, along with Raptor 700R’s monstrous powerband mean there’s a choice of gears in just about all situations.
YZ-spec ratchet shifter ensures smooth, resistance-free shifting under power. Heavy-duty clutch features extra sturdy basket and plates designed to harness the Raptor 700R’s power.
Easy-to-reach oil filter and tool-free air filter.