MXA on 2010 YZ Weight


6 replies to this topic
  • kx1984

Posted December 13, 2009 - 06:47 AM

#1

The 2010 YZ450's dry weight of 235 pounds will feel like 235 pounds when lifting the bike off the stand, but, if Yamaha's physics are correct ,it should feel like 215 pounds when in motion.

  • ProMed

Posted December 13, 2009 - 07:28 AM

#2

Too bad you can't ride a dry bike. lol.

  • JJRace

Posted December 13, 2009 - 09:02 AM

#3

and 20lbs of mud is still an extra 20lbs

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • fmv60691

Posted December 13, 2009 - 09:17 AM

#4

is it dry or curb weight?

  • kx96

Posted December 13, 2009 - 09:58 AM

#5

and 20lbs of mud is still an extra 20lbs


ya, but 20lbs of mud on 09 is the same as 20 lbs of mud on a 10

  • l_campionero

Posted December 13, 2009 - 10:15 AM

#6

My 1999 WR400 weighed somewhere around 250, ready to ride. It was heavy to put on a stand, or to pick up when I fell off of it. Snaking through the woods, it was very maneuverable and felt much lighter, though.

  • racerxx276

Posted December 13, 2009 - 07:26 PM

#7

The 2010 YZ450's dry weight of 235 pounds will feel like 235 pounds when lifting the bike off the stand, but, if Yamaha's physics are correct ,it should feel like 215 pounds when in motion.


I'd say they are right... Mine is totally flickable when riding, makes my 09 feel like a torpedo that doesn't corner....





Related Content

Forums
Photo

James Stewart back on a YZ450F by YamaLink


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  47 replies
Forums
Photo

YZ450F 03 Sparks driving me crazy by SirAttard


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   YZ 400/426/450
  • 5 replies
Forums
Photo

First Hare scramble tips by dhend8


Dirt Bike   General Dirt Bike Forums   General Dirt Bike Discussion
  • Hot  33 replies
Forums
Photo
Motocross

Thinking about Yamaha 250... by Arctic Pride


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  491 replies
Reviews

Yamaha YZ450F 2017 by Chris.GVS


Yamaha YZ450F 2017
  • - - - - -
  • 0 reviews
 
x

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.