Yamaha Announces All-New YFZ50 Youth ATV
KENNESAW, GA--(Marketwired - June 08, 2016) -
Corp., USA, announces the all-new YFZ50 youth ATV, introducing
riders ages 6-years-old and up to the fun and exciting world of
sport ATVs. With new styling based on the popular
championship-winning YFZ450R, the
all-new entry-level YFZ50 brings Yamaha sport ATV performance and
quality to more families and the next generation of motorsports
Built to Yamaha style and standards, the new electric-start YFZ50 mounts a 49.4cc air-cooled 4-cycle SOHC engine with a continuously variable transmission (CVT) on an all-new lightweight chassis. The 50cc-class machine combines an exciting acceleration feeling, comfortable ride, and ease of use for new riders, plus integrated parental controls for added peace of mind during supervised riding. The CVT transmission delivers a smooth start and fun acceleration feeling to help young riders develop their off-roading abilities.
Room To Grow
The YFZ50's chassis incorporates a
comfortable and roomy rider position to allow young, developing
enthusiasts to grow and adjust their riding posture and position,
as well as affording years of enjoyment. Newly designed shocks
provide superior handling and comfort, increasing the fun and
performance of the sporty ride.
Parents can feel confident introducing their 6-year-old to ATV riding with parental controls integrated into the machine, including adjustable RPM and throttle limiters, as well as a tether switch capable of shutting off the engine from a pull-string if or when needed.
Make Offroading A Family Affair
"Off-roading is a family activity, and
Yamaha is now providing riders 6 years and up the opportunity to
get involved on the sporty and dependable YFZ50," said Steve Nessl,
Yamaha ATV/SxS group marketing manager. "The YFZ50 allows parents
to begin mentoring their kids in proper ATV riding technique and
safety habits, while introducing them to the fun and exciting world
of sport ATVs."
The 2017 YFZ50 comes in Team Yamaha Blue / White at a $2,099 MSRP.
Chaparral Motorsports is an authorized Yamaha dealer.