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– 2010 Yamaha Wolverine 450 4×4
2010 Yamaha Wolverine 450 4×4
The sportiest 4×4 ever. The ultimate fun, trail ATV in the industry.
Blurs boundaries and scenery.
The 2010 Yamaha Wolverine 450 is a fully automatic 4×4 with features including a light weight, sporty suspension that is inspired by The Raptor line. You also get a powerful, durable engine, On-Command 2WD 4WD, Ultramatic transmission with reverse, integrated floor boards, push button starter, confortable sport-style seat and cargo area.
Features and Specifications:
The Wolverine 450 4×4 combines features like 4WD and a fully automatic transmission with light weight and sport-tuned adjustable suspension. The result is a highly functional machine that’s a blast to ride almost anywhere.
A liquid-cooled 421cc single feeds power through a full-auto constantly variable transmission. The Wolverine 450 is a great explorer.
A fully automatic Ultramatic® transmission and Yamaha On-Command® drive selector system means switching from 2WD to 4WD is as simple as pressing the handlebar-mounted button.
Raptor™-inspired styling includes aggressive bodywork with integrated floorboards, a comfortable sport seat and an integrated rear rack.
Sport-tuned suspension, radial tires, light weight and a centralized mass add up to an excellent-handling ATV.
Pushbutton electric starting for quick, easy starts in nearly any condition.
Powerful 421cc, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four-stroke single is torquey, revvable, smooth-running and extremely reliable.
A semi-oval slide 33mm BSR Mikuni® carburetor and high-output DC-CDI ignition deliver great throttle response and performance at all rpm.
Fully automatic transmission is extremely rugged and reliable, with a constant belt-tensioning system, that provides confident downhill engine braking.
A large-capacity aluminum radiator provides maximum cooling efficiency and is positioned high in frame for optimal protection.
Easy-access, tool-free air filter simplifies changing and cleaning.
An automatic cam chain tensioner reduces maintenance requirements.
Light, high-tensile steel frame provides a strong foundation for double-wishbone front and single-shock rear long-travel suspension systems for a sporty yet comfortable ride.
Five-way preload-adjustable suspension front and rear lets the Wolverine 450 be dialed in just right for varying loads and conditions.
A wet weight of 550 pounds means the Wolverine 450 runs right with the big sport dogs.
Low-maintenance shaft drives provide near-bulletproof strength and reliability.
Front and rear hydraulic disc brakes provide plenty of stopping power.
23 x 8-12 front and 23 x 10-12 rear radial sport tires serve up great traction and quick, light handling.
Aluminum wheels mean low unsprung weight for great suspension action and overall performance.
Full skidplates provide great undercarriage protection.
A digital dash meter keeps track of speed and other essentials.
An underseat storage compartment and integrated rear cargo rack make it easy to bring the things you need.
2010 Yamaha Wolverine 450 4×4 – USA Specifications
MSRP* $6,399 (White/Red) Available from November 2009
Type 421cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke; SOHC, 2 valves
Bore x Stroke 84.5mm x 75.0mm
Compression Ratio 10:1
Fuel Delivery Mikuni® 33mm BSR
Ignition DC – CDI
Starting System Electric
Transmission Yamaha Ultramatic® V-Belt / F,N,R
Drive Train Yamaha On-Command® pushbutton 2WD, 4WD ; Shaft
Suspension/Front Independent double wishbone; 5-way preload-adjustable shocks, 6.3-in travel
Suspension/Rear Swingarm; 5-way preload-adjustable, 7.1-in travel
Brakes/Front Dual hydraulic disc
Brakes/Rear Hydraulic Disc
Tires/Front AT23 x 8-12 Radial
Tires/Rear AT23 x 10-12 Radial
L x W x H 77.9 x 41.9 x 43.1 in
Seat Height 33.1 in
Turning Radius 118 in
Wheelbase 48.5 in
Ground Clearance 8.7 in
Fuel Capacity 3.8 gal
Wet Weight 550 lb
Towing Capacity 1102 lb with optional hitch
Towing Capacity 1102 lb with optional hitch
Lighting Dual 30W Krypton multireflector headlights & 21/5W brakelight
Warranty 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)
2010 Yamaha Wolverine 450 4×4 – Canada Specifications
Canadian MSRP* $NA
Model not available in Canada
ATV Safety Notes
– ATVs with engines 70 to 90cc are recommended for use only by riders 12 years and older and always with adult super vision. ATVs with engines 90cc or greater are recommended for use only by riders ages 16 years and older.
– Yamaha recommends that all ATV riders take an approved training course. For safety and training information, see your dealer or call the ATV Safety Institute at 1-800-887-2887.
– ATVs can be hazardous to operate. For your safety, always avoid paved surfaces. Never ride on public roads. Always wear a helmet, eye protection and protective clothing.
Never carry passengers. Never engage in stunt riding. Riding and alcohol/drugs don’t mix. Avoid excessive speed. And be particularly careful on difficult terrain. There are few joys in life equal to the free-spirited thrill and experience of ATV riding. And that’s why it’s important for all of us to do
our part as responsible riders. By following logical, common-sense rules, we can maintain season after season of unparalleled enjoyment of our sport.
– Please remember to “tread lightly.” Always ride in a responsible manner, respecting the environment as well as all state and local laws. The riders in this brochure are professionals; don’t attempt to emulate them. Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Please read your Owner’s Manual and all labels before operation. All ATVs come with a six-month Limited Factory Warranty. See your dealer for details.