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2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke
2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke

2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke
2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke

2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke
2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke

2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke
2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke

2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke
2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke



2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke Review

2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke

Hard Core Mini Racer…

The YZ85 is the mini racer of choice for future champions. The 2014 Yamaha YZ85 is ready to race and features a high performance, 2-stroke engine for instant power and legendary Yamaha durability. Plus, all Yamaha YZ 2-strokes are easier and cost less to maintain.

The YZ85 is ready to race right out of the crate with features like a super potent 84.7cc , crankcase reed-valve 2-stroke power plant, a rigid single backbone frame and adjustable suspension. Join the “Blue Team” and get ready to fill your trophy case.

 


2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke Total Motorcycle Key Features

• Liquid-cooled, 85cc crankcase reed-valve-inducted six-speed is light, compact, and designed to deliver hard-hitting, moto-winning power throughout the rpm range.
• Ultra-rigid, single-backbone, semi-double-cradle frame is lightweight and strong for sharp handling.
• Fully adjustable suspension allows a broad adjustment range to suit everybody from rank novice to mini expert.
• Owning a Yamaha 2-stroke is less expensive to maintain.

Power
Lightweight, compact, 84.7cc, liquid-cooled, crankcase reed-valve inducted, 2-stroke single.

Frame
Rigid, semi-double cradle, single backbone, steel frame is ultra-lightweight and incredibly strong providing minimal flex for razor-sharp moto-wining handling.

 

 

2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke Total Motorcycle Features and Benefits

ENGINE

• Lightweight, compact, 84.7cc, liquid-cooled, crankcase reed-valve inducted, 2-stroke single.
• Crankcase reed valve induction and 28mm Keihin flat-slide carburetor ensures seamless throttle response across the powerband.
• Lightweight, forged piston means less reciprocal mass and less friction for a faster revving engine with excellent durability.
• CD ignition system provides a hot, precise spark and monitors engine speed to ensure optimal timing for quicker, stronger response during hard acceleration and smooth, positive shifting. This is a maintenance-free system.
• Smooth-shifting, 6-speed transmission with involute splines on main and drive shafts are mated to a heavy-duty, multi-plate clutch delivering maximum hook-up for outstanding acceleration and smooth, positive shifting.
• Clutch cover features a quick remove sub-cover for fast, easy clutch access.
• Lightweight radiator with large size cores and computer-designed louvers provides maximum cooling efficiency.
• Washable, dual-stage, foam filter ensures great air filtering performance and easy, economical maintenance.
• Lightweight exhaust system is specially designed to create a broad powerband with strong low-end punch. The aluminium silencer is re-packable to maintain optimum performance and reduced noise levels.


Chassis/Suspension
• Rigid, semi-double cradle, single backbone, steel frame is ultra-lightweight and incredibly strong providing minimal flex for razor-sharp moto-wining handling
• Detachable rear subframe allows easy access for suspension maintenance
• Lightweight box-section aluminium swingarm provides excellent rigidity for awesome rear wheel control and traction.
• Lightweight, adjustable 36mm inverted Kayaba cartridge fork provides 275mm (10.8″) of wheel travel and adjusts for compression and rebound damping. Adjustments include: 20 clicks of both compression and rebound damping. Their construction offers YZ125/250 type valving and low-friction seals to ensure a smooth, compliant stroke for superior suspension performance and handling. Optional fork springs are available through Yamaha Genuine Parts and Accessories.
• Monocross link rear suspension features a fully adjustable Kayaba piggyback shock providing 282mm (11.1″) of wheel travel. The piggyback design helps to keep the shock cool during a long moto to provide fade resistant damping and consistent performance. Adjustments include spring preload, 20 clicks of compression and 20 clicks of rebound damping. Optional shock springs are available through Yamaha Genuine Parts and Accessories.
• 220mm front disc with twin piston caliper and stainless steel rotor deliver strong stopping power with excellent control and great feedback.
• “Shorty style” adjustable front brake lever can be tailored to fit various hand sizes.
• 190mm stainless steel rear disc brake is squeezed by a single piston caliper. The caliper is protected by a rugged plastic protector.
• Lightweight 17″ front and 14″ rear DID rims provide excellent durability and help reduce unsprung weight for optimal suspension performance.


DETAILS
• Slim line body design and flat seat provide excellent freedom of movement for the rider. The seat features a pebble finish type seat cover.
• Sealed tapered steering head bearings for durability.
• Serrated rear brake pedal and folding shift lever tip provide superb grip and excellent durability.
• Wide, cast-alloy footpegs are serrated to provide superb comfort, grip and ground clearance.
• Stainless steel inner clutch cable ensures longer life and smooth operation
• Rubber boots on clutch and brake levers help reduce dirt, mud, and water entry for improved durability.
• Convenient lifting holes in side cover.
• Rugged chain guide helps prevent chain from de-railing and also protects the rear sprocket.
• YZ85 large wheel kit (19″/17″) is available through Yamaha Genuine Parts & Accessories.
• E10 friendly fuel system components


Additional Features:

• Wide handlebar and flat fuel tank, radiator shrouds, side panels and rear fender provide rider with leverage and freedom of movement and weight transfer.
• Wide footpegs provide superb comfort, grip and ground clearance.
• Separate clutch cover with transmission oil filler opening makes for easy maintenance.
• Fuel tank cap is wider-diameter for easier usage, and large tank opening ensures fast, hassle-free refueling.
• Repackable exhaust silencer.


 

 

 


 

2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke – Total Motorcycle USA Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: $3,990 (Team Yamaha Blue/White) Available from July 2013

Engine
Type 85cc liquid-cooled 2-stroke; reed-valve inducted
Bore x Stroke 47.5 x 47.8mm
Compression Ratio 8.2:1
Fuel Delivery Keihin® PWK 28
Ignition CDI
Transmission Constant-mesh 6-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Final Drive Chain Drive

Chassis
Suspension / Front Inverted fork; fully adjustable, 10.8-in travel
Suspension / Rear Single shock; fully adjustable, 11.1-in travel
Brakes / Front Hydraulic single disc brake, 220mm
Brakes / Rear Hydraulic single disc brake, 190mm
Tires / Front 70/100-17
Tires / Rear 90/100-14

Dimensions
Length 71.7 in
Width 29.8 in
Height 45.7 in
Seat Height 34.0 in
Wheelbase 49.5 in
Ground Clearance 13.8 in
Fuel Capacity 1.3 gal
Wet Weight*** 157 lb

Other
Warranty 30 Day (Limited Factory Warranty)

 

 


 

2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke – Total Motorcycle Canadian Specifications/Technical Details
Canada MSRP Price: $3,999.00 CDN

ENGINE
2-stroke, liquid-cooled,crankcase reed-valve,single
DISPLACEMENT
85cc
BORE AND STROKE
47.5 x 47.8mm
COMPRESSION RATIO
8.2:1
FUEL DELIVERY
Keihin PWK28
IGNITION / STARTING
CDI / Kick
TRANSMISSION
6-speed
FINAL DRIVE
Chain

CHASSIS
SUSPENSION (FRONT)
Adjustable 36mm inverted fork / 275mm (10.8″) travel
SUSPENSION (REAR)
Fully adjustable link Monocross / 282mm (11.1″) travel
BRAKES (FRONT)
220mm disc / twin piston
BRAKES (REAR)
190mm disc / single piston
TIRES (FRONT)
70/100-17
TIRES (REAR)
90/100-14

CRITICAL DATA
LENGTH
1,822mm (71.7″)
WIDTH
758mm (29.8″)
HEIGHT
1,161mm (45.7″)
WHEELBASE
1,258mm (49.5″)
GROUND CLEARANCE
351mm (13.8″)
SEAT HEIGHT
864mm (34″)
FUEL CAPACITY
5 litres (1.1 imp. gallons)
WET WEIGHT
71kg (157 lb)
COLOUR(S)
Yamaha Blue

 

 


2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke – Total Motorcycle UK/Europe Specifications/Technical Details
UK/European MSRP Price: £NA.

Details to follow shortly.

 


2014 Yamaha YZ85 2-Stroke – Total Motorcycle Australian Specifications/Technical Details
AU MSRP Price: See dealer for pricing AUD

Details to follow shortly.

 

Specifications, features and prices to change by manufacturer without notice. All information correct as of posted date.

 

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