yz or cr ?

4 replies to this topic
  • crustyxxx

Posted October 30, 2004 - 03:13 PM


is the crf450r a better overall bike than the yz450f? opinions?

  • Satch0922

Posted October 30, 2004 - 04:58 PM


no...they are "pick your favorite color" bikes

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  • ovrrdrive

Posted October 30, 2004 - 05:42 PM


Agreed.. Supposedly the yz has a little better engine, and the cr has a little better handling. But basically, it comes down to color and brand loyalty.

  • sirthumpalot

Posted October 31, 2004 - 11:23 AM


If you're a weekend warrior like me and don't have a lot of time for major maintenance, then check on the Honda side to see if the bikes are needing relatively frequent valve replacements. Neither brand are low maintenance bikes as compared to something like an XR, but the less major maintenance the better when free time is minimal!

  • YZ426FPilot

Posted October 31, 2004 - 07:18 PM


no...they are "pick your favorite color" bikes

Funny, my favorite color is red & I ride a Yamaha....

Must be the fact that Yamahas are just better :cry: :cry:

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