Using the YZ450F as a starting point, our experienced development team – including Kiwi race team manager and Yamaha legend Josh Coppins – came up with an enduro weapon that turns, stops and goes better than ever before. The 2021 WR450F produces bulk power but transmits that power to the ground in a more controllable manner with additional traction at both wheels.
Sporting a new aluminium bilateral beam frame, the WR450F feels lighter, is easier to turn in tight situations and has improved stability both in the bumps and in the air. Progressive, smooth KYB suspension continues to absorb big impacts and the braking performance is now improved.
2021 WR450F is designed to appeal to those born to ride – from professional enduro riders to super capable trail riders.
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valve
97.0 × 60.8
13.0 : 1
Constant mesh 5-speed
Telescopic forks, 310mm travel
Swingarm (link suspension), 318mm travel
Hydraulic single disc, 270mm
Hydraulic single disc, 245mm
90/90-21 Metzeler Six Days Extreme
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