New 2021 Yamaha Kodiak 450 EPS SE Release Date
New 2021 Yamaha Kodiak 450 EPS SE Release Date – Kodiak 450 EPS SE delivers Yamaha’s famous combination of the industry’s most durable automatic transmission—Ultramatic—with rider-centered On-Command control and traction 4WD to choose from.
Throw in factory-installed aluminum wheels and winches, and the result is an incredible ability with the confidence to get you through the most challenging terrain and back again.
New 2021 Yamaha Kodiak 450 EPS SE Release Date
nearly 10 inches of ground clearance and an independent double-wishbone suspension with adjustable shocks, the Kodiak 450 EPS SE is ready to cope with rough terrain without sweating— and with a kind of rider comfort that makes long journeys an explosion too.
2021 Yamaha Kodiak 450 EPS SE Features
Compact Chassis: Kodiak 450 EPS SE is not just a smaller machine under a full-size body. Kodiak 450 EPS SE from the bottom up to provide the rider with a compact chassis for proper handling and maneuverability on the track.
Roomy Ergonomics: To ensure that riders of all sizes can take advantage of the Kodiak 450 EPS SE, ergonomics are designed for maximum flexibility. Kodiak 450 EPS SE handlebar bends are set up for riders of varying altitudes to enhance comfort for any rider.
Real-World Tough: Like all Yamaha ATVs and side by side, Kodiak 450 EPS SE uses a variety of features to improve durability and serviceability from tool-less air filter designs and oil exhaust ports to high air intakes and sea-grade electrical connectors.
Kodiak 450 EPS SE offers a 9.6-inch ground clearance and full-length composite slip plate to provide maximum underbelly protection for various terrains.
Class-Leading Power Steering: Yamaha Electric Power Steering provides the industry with an industry-best balance in directing assists and positive feedback by checking gear position, 4WD mode, and speed to match terrain conditions in real-time.
Compact Chassis: For precise handling and confidence-inspiring travel in a variety of terrain conditions, Yamaha built the Kodiak 450 EPS SE with a compact body design that was significantly less than the competitive model.
Fine Fuel Injection Machine: Kodiak 450 EPS SE features a torque 421cc SOHC engine designed to provide responsive power balance and smooth character for long driving days with minimal fatigue.
Mikuni® fuel injection means an easy start to cold and flawless fuel delivery in almost all conditions while liquid cooling and high volume fan systems ensure reliable and consistent performance for years to come.
Ultramatic transmission® Transmission: The Ultramatic® is equipped with a fenced shifter, with park drive, dual-range (Hi/Lo) and reverse gear, and is specifically tuned to provide lowered cruising rpm for smooth and quiet operation. Even guarded shifter positions are carefully considered, moved forward to provide a wider rider area.
Kodiak 450 EPS SE has a three-position 4WD On-Command system® 4WD, which lets you switch between 2WD, 4WD limited slips, and a fully locked 4WD differential all by pressing a simple button while the override button allows the engine to reach maximum rpm in full diff lock mode.
This driver-controlled system removes doubts or slips while waiting for computer-controlled systems to engage common in some competing models.
Front Disc Brakes and Wet Closed Rear Brakes: Hydraulic front disc brakes provide a strong and consistent taste and braking performance to increase rider confidence, while sealed rear brakes are protected from dirt, rocks, and mud.
Heavy Duty Wheel and Tire Package: Kodiak 450 EPS SE enhances rolling stock for proven strength and durability. Rugged 25-inch tires have an aggressive tread pattern and provide precise steering balance and optimized comfort to take advantage of the traction available while strong but lightweight aluminum wheels will look great over the years.
Ready for Crane and Haul: Large diameter steel cargo racks with durable wrinkle paint finishes can pack a total of 264 pounds combined. Heavy-duty ball mounts come standard, so the Kodiak 450 EPS SE can pull in more than 1,322 pounds.
2021 Yamaha Kodiak 450 EPS SE Price Starting From $7,599 and Available from September 2020.
2021 Yamaha Kodiak 450 EPS SE Specifications
|421cc liquid-cooled SOHC 4-stroke; 2 valves|
|Bore x Stroke|
|84.5mm x 75.0mm|
|Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI), 34mm|
|Ultramatic V-belt with all-wheel engine braking; H, L, N, R, P|
|On-Command 3-way locking differential; 2WD, 4WD, locked 4WD; shaft|
|Suspension / Front|
|Independent double wishbone; 6.7-in travel|
|Suspension / Rear|
|Independent double wishbone; 7.4-in travel|
|Brakes / Front|
|Dual hydraulic disc|
|Brakes / Rear|
|Multi-disk wet brake|
|Tires / Front|
|AT25 x 8-12|
|Tires / Rear|
|AT25 x 10-12|
|L x W x H|
|80.4 in x 46.5 in x 47.0 in|
|Maximum Ground Clearance|
|88 lb front / 176 lb rear|