going from a 05 YZ250F to a 09 YZ450F in the woods

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  • pugetsoundsailer

Posted November 03, 2015 - 01:00 PM


the 05 yz250f was a dream on the trails, might be picking up a 09 YZ450F wondering what to expect, if they feel heavier, less maneuverable, better low end, etc.

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  • Hoosier-Daddy

Posted November 03, 2015 - 03:21 PM


I love my 09 450 in the woods. It will feel heavier and the hp will be more physically taxing but I bet you will be shifting less and loving the uphill grunt. The extra weight is well worth it for me.
Gytr heavy flywheel worked wonders for stalling and traction control.

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