WR450 2 trac -- 2wd wr450

Anyone see the pics and info in the latest CycleNews? yeah, the Paris show. Yamaha is building a 2wd wr450! Cost is $3500 on top of the WR, but you get ohlins suspension and the 2 trac system. Reading how it works, it is hydraulics through a vane setup in the hub of the front wheel. It can transfer up to 15% power to the front wheel.

Sounds cool! Wonder if we will see a test in a magazine. It is a short read about it, but definately cool!

Yeah I red an article on it like a year ago. I have a pic of it in the desert as my wall paper on my desktop at work. It should be a great desert bike. I dont think it will be a good tight woods bike though.

I bet it is great in the deep mud too! :)

I don't want ot be around when somebody really gets that thing stuck with both wheels digging in a mud rut :D :D :D :D :)

http://www.realmx.com/english/technic/site/framesets/index.php

here's an article with some more info and pics of the bike.

I'm more into motocross but i think that would be crazy awsome to go playaround with that bike in some sand.

*edit* sorry i don't know how to get the link to go straight to the article, but just scroll down, right now it's the third one down.

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now