New 2021 Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R Horsepower
New 2021 Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R Horsepower – Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R stands out with a variety of stylish high specification components. Beadlock rims are clad with Yamaha’s exclusive Maxxis Carnage tires, and underbody protection is upgraded to standard. Improved midline lighting provides enhanced visibility.
The dedicated front grab bar installs a heavy-duty WARN winch package with integrated driver control while composite sun tops, high-quality painted bodywork, contrast stitching seats, center mount mirrors, and aux lights complement the package.
New 2021 Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R Horsepower
The YXZ1000R SS XT-R is the most focused, high-performance side by side in the world. The in-flight system ensures YXZ brings this level of performance to every trip, no matter the terrain, from dunes and deserts to tight forests and muddy tracks.
Unique and powerful, the YXZ1000R SS XT-R features a high-end inline-triple engine mated to Yamaha Sport Shift, a sequential five-speed manual transmission featuring Yamaha Chip Controlled Shift (YCC-S) technology. The result is a Pure Sport driving experience unmatched by anything on the market.
Big machines make headlines, but it’s the chassis that does the real work. The SS XT-R YXZ1000R makes the driver one of the most agile, customizable, and capable side-by-side chassis designs ever seen in coexistence production.
Comfort is control when driving hard, and the YXZ1000R SS XT-R is built around this concept. The driver and passenger remain low in the chassis but with outstanding visibility. The cabin offers clean and luxurious seats with many adjustments for the driver.
Not only does the YXZ1000R SS XT-R come standard with Yamaha’s reputation for reliability, it is also assembled in the US and engineered with a wide selection of factory accessories.
2021 Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R Engine
Designed to carry Pure Sport equestrian characters like no other in the world side by side, the YXZ1000R SS XT-R engine is built to provide high revving power with flexibility and character that can only be provided by triple inline.
A compact, balanced, balanced DOHC cylinder head, 11.3:1 ratio, and dry-sump lubrication, the SS XT-R YXZ1000R engine offers exceptional power, a thrilling 10,500 rpm redline, and a high-strength internal ready to handle high output demands.
To ensure peak performance on each trip, the YXZ1000R SS XT-R features a ventilated radiator and is mounted at the back. The system not only reduces heat in the cab but stays clean from mud or debris buildup and is designed to channel cold air through radiators at low or high speeds at equally good speeds.
Five Exclusive Speeds
No one in the side-by-side world can cool the feeling of banging through gears using the Sport Shift SS XT-R YXZ1000R, a five-speed, sequential manual transmission featuring Yamaha Chip Controlled Shift (YCC-S) technology.
The system combines power, durability and traditional manual transmission efficiency with an advanced automatic clutch system controlled with a sporty paddle shifter mounted to the steering column. with a quick and precise choice of gears literally at your fingertips. The YXZ1000R SS XT-R gives you more flexibility to handle almost any type of trail, from wide-open desert trails to first gear crawls.
Each machine needs to breathe clean air and exhale as efficiently as possible. YXZ’s high capacity intake system features a dual air filter—one oily foam, one viscous paper—for maximum airflow to the engine as well as long-lasting filtration for the dirtiest driving environments. The three-to-one high volume exhaust system weighing the weight distribution and is tuned to provide maximum power across the entire rotation range.
2021 Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R Performances
On-Command 4WD provides the driver’s primary traction, with 2WD lock mode, 4WD limited-slip, and 4WD full diff selected. The YXZ1000R SS XT-R drivetrain incorporates Yamaha’s proven 4WD On-Command system to cope with the most challenging terrain.
To provide Outstanding Yamaha durability, the system also incorporates an excessive torque protection system that removes surge loads to the front drive case on hard impacts, protecting it from damage without affecting performance.
The YXZ1000R SS XT-R has the top shelf FOX® 2.5 Podium® RC2 with adjustable dual-spring-rate crossover. Spring preload, crossover adjustment, high-speed and low-speed compression rebound, and damping—with a massive 16.2-inch front travel and 17.0 inches at the back along with quality, to tuneability, and outstanding travel handling.
The YXZ1000R SS XT-R is the best side-by-side handling sport on the planet—period. The YXZ1000R has a light steering feel and straight-line stability across the roughest terrain.
The Spherical-joint double A-arms maintain an ideal distance angle and bump response throughout the travel range, and the front and rear sway bars minimize body roll for flatter, more responsive cornering. And under optimized frame geometry, full-frame composite slip plates protect against rocks and debris.
The YXZ1000R SS XT-R installs the Maxxis 29-inch ultra-aggressive large Carnage™ radial tires that offer outstanding traction, durability, and steering precision in the most extreme off-road environments. Cow tire tread is mounted on a highly durable Beadlock rim ready for the toughest terrain conditions.
The YXZ1000R SS XT-R cabin features luxury seats with extra rear seats with extra lateral support and outer shoulder roll, and the cockpit provides a balance of driving confidence with comfort. The shaped floor provides generous legroom while still providing a planted feel, and the driver’s seat and the steering wheel can be adjusted to ensure the perfect fit.
The strong yet lightweight composite suntop keeps the cab cool and fits perfectly with the rakish stripes of the YXZ body. These roofs have the right permits for riders on their helmets, eliminating the narrow shades found in many competing engines. Wide-angle rearview mirrors are also tucked under the new roof to increase rear visibility.
The YXZ1000R SS XT-R features instruments inspired by Yamaha’s high-performance supersport motor. Functions include digital speedometers, analog tachometers, and programmable shift lights, with readings for 4WD mode, gear position, fuel level, travel meter, clock meter, cooling temperature warning, and clock.
While the high-end FOX suspension on the YXZ1000R SS XT-R is primarily focused on maximizing the adjustment range for different terrains, the same adjustment range also adds flexibility. With a few quick tweaks, the YXZ1000R SS XT-R can be tuned to provide a luxurious and smooth ride that defies the idea that sports and comfort cannot coexist.
2021 Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R Release Date and Price
Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R Price Starting From $21,799 and Available from December 2020.
2021 Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R Specifications
|998cc liquid-cooled DOHC inline three-cylinder; 12 valves
|Bore x Stroke
|80.0mm x 66.2mm
|Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI); three 41mm Mikuni® throttle bodies
|Yamaha Sport Shift, paddle shift with auto clutch; 5-speed sequential with reverse
|On-Command; 3-way locking differential; selectable 2WD and 4WD with diff lock; shaft drive
|Suspension / Front
|Independent double wishbone w/anti-sway bar, fully adjustable FOX® 2.5 Podium® RC2 Dual Spring shocks
|Suspension / Rear
|Independent double-wishbone w/anti-sway bar, fully adjustable FOX® 2.5 Podium® RC2 Dual Spring shocks
|Brakes / Front
|Dual hydraulic disc
|Brakes / Rear
|Dual hydraulic disc
|Tires / Front
|29 x 9.00R-14 Maxxis® Carnage™
|Tires / Rear
|29 x 11.00R-14 Maxxis® Carnage™
|L x W x H
|128.0 in x 64.4 in x 69.4 in
|Maximum Ground Clearance