2012 Yamaha Raptor 125
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– 2012 Yamaha Raptor 125
2012 Yamaha Raptor 125 Review
Personality, performance and unbeatable reliability…
The 2012 Yamaha Raptor 125 boasts a 5 speed manual transmission, 5 way preload adjustable suspension, front and rear disc brakes, low profile tires and electronic start.
The Raptor 125 delivers awesome performance backed by Yamaha’s famous reliability.
At the heart is a four-stroke SOHC engine tailored for fun, nestled in a lightweight rigid frame and double wishbone front and Monocross rear suspension. Packed with many traits typically found on its larger cousins, this little 125 has a character all its own. Whether you’re hitting the dirt, drifting through the sand or powering through the mud, the Raptor 125 is designed to get you straight to the head of the class.
Raptor-inspired Sports Suspension
2012 Yamaha Raptor 125 Key Features:
A durable air-cooled 125cc, four-stroke, SOHC engine provides smooth power with a focus on mid-range torque for ease of use and awesome trail performance.
Convenient push-button electric start works in any gear for easy operation.
Washable foam air filter is reusable and provides excellent filtering qualities.
Power is pushed through a reliable close-ratio, manual 5-speed transmission.
The hydraulic brakes get YFZ-style cross drilled rotors both front and back for superior stopping power on almost any terrain.
The Raptor 125 is fitted with specially designed Maxxis tires wrapped around steel rims. Their design delivers awesome cornering and added comfort to riders under a broad array of conditions.
This little tyke features styling cues found on our YFZ pure sport ATV, including fenders, seat, footpegs, and ergos.
Valve timing set for low- and mid-range power
30-Watt halogen headlights for great visibility
Eccentric chain adjuster for easy maintenance
Dust-proof cover on Mikuni carburetor
Three expansion chamber muffler for less weight and reduced noise
High tension steel frame for increased strength and reduced weight
Lightweight front and rear grab bars
Durable plastic skid plates that won’t rust for increased protection and longer life
Sport tires designed for awesome trail handling and ride comfort
Double wishbone front suspension with 190mm of travel
Link-less Monocross rear suspension for optimal mass centralization
High rigidity brake calipers and full-size brake rotors for superior braking performance
Link-type parking brake lever for convenient one handed operation
Single-axis engine counter-balancer to reduce vibration at the handlebars, seat, and footrests for a smooth ride
Low, 28.1-inch seat height provides rider comfort and allows optimal rider movement
2012 Yamaha Raptor 125 – USA Specifications
Model not available in the USA
2012 Yamaha Raptor 125 – Canadian Specifications
Canadian MSRP* $4,599 CDN
Engine 4-stroke, SOHC, liquid-cooled, 2-valve, single
Bore and Stroke 54mm x 54mm
Compression Ratio 10 : 1
Carburetion Mikuni BSR29
Lubrication Wet sump
Transmission 5-speed manual
Final Drive Chain
Suspension (Front) Independent double wishbone, 5-way preload adjustable, 7.5″ of travel
Suspension (Rear) Swingarm, 5-way preload adjustable, 7.9″ of travel
Brakes (Front) Dual hydraulic discs
Brakes (Rear) Single hydraulic disc
Tires (Front) AT19x6-10
Tires (Rear) AT18x9-8
Length 1,610mm (63.4″)
Width 1,018mm (40.1″)
Height 1,010mm (39.8″)
Wheelbase 1,110mm (43.7″)
Ground Clearance 85mm (3.3″)
Seat Height 715mm (28.1″)
Wet Weight 136 kg (299 lb) – ready to ride full of fuel and oil
Fuel Capacity 9 litres
Colour(s) Yamaha Racing Blue
Specifications, appearance, and price of product are subject to change without notice.
* MSRP does not include freight, PDI (Pre Delivery Inspection), pre-rigging (boats), or taxes. Dealer may sell for less.