Yfz 450...r1 Swap!!!


7 replies to this topic
  • the_len_dig

Posted February 07, 2009 - 10:27 AM

#1

I seen r1 and r6 motors dropped into banshee's and raptors on youtube,I just got a 2004 yfz 450 with a blown motor and I also found a 2002 R1 fuel injected bike at a salvage place for $1500,I'm sure I can get it to work,has anyone seen this done to a yfz 450?Thanks.

  • Moto_Ty

Posted February 07, 2009 - 10:28 AM

#2

I seen r1 and r6 motors dropped into banshee's and raptors on youtube,I just got a 2004 yfz 450 with a blown motor and I also found a 2002 R1 fuel injected bike at a salvage place for $1500,I'm sure I can get it to work,has anyone seen this done to a yfz 450?Thanks.


DUDE DO IT!

EDIT: I saw a video where someone did this and I am pretty sure it was in a yfz 450

  • 2 stokes for life

Posted February 07, 2009 - 12:54 PM

#3

that would be a sweet bike but not pratical for anything othe than hill climbs and mabe dune ridding. Just extend the swingarm and your off to the hills.

  • latzayzf

Posted February 07, 2009 - 01:09 PM

#4

that would be a wheely machine, maybe take a while to get used to the power to wait ration and learn how to keep the front wheel down

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  • mx mini rider

Posted February 07, 2009 - 09:15 PM

#5

wont it be kind of wide, sticking out of both sides? it would be pretty sick

  • green rider klx 250

Posted February 07, 2009 - 09:18 PM

#6

im pretty sure thats an official hill cimb bike... like these guys bikes:



and this is the banshee r1...he smokes off a whole set of tires just by letting of the damn clutch!!! (well not quite, but close :) )



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ou6wtgc5CNA

  • cammeddr-z

Posted February 07, 2009 - 09:19 PM

#7

a guy here on tt did it with a 1000cc yamaha motor, it may have been an r1, or something a little older, he dropped it into an atc chassis, he did kind of a hack-job, and based off the vid he posted after it wasn't even remotely practical to ride, with a heavier motor, tall gearing and waaaaay too much power to be ridable

but don't get me wrong i am the king of impractical, and unecesarrily expensive bike projects but i don't want to thread-jack

  • mean dean

Posted June 16, 2009 - 12:12 AM

#8

do it! i have built 4 r1 raptors and 2 r1 banshees. way to fun not to do it! what kind of riding do you do?





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