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2002 Yamaha WR426F
2002 Yamaha WR426F

 

– 2002 Yamaha WR426F Review

2002 Yamaha WR426F

When The Trail Throws You A Curve , Carve It…

So praised the moto-experts at Dirt Bike magazine, and they pretty much nailed it. After all, the enduro / off – road-tuned WR shares the same liquid-cooled, titanium-valved, 426cc four- stroke powerplant as the mind-blowing, standard-setting 2004 Yamaha YZ426F. And now the WR, like its YZ sibling, gets a handful of tweaks for 2002 to put it that much further ahead of its rivals. Beginning with freshly remapped ignition to ensure more precise spark — and power that’s quicker and harder-hitting than ever delivered through a wide-ratio, 5-speed transmission.

“The 2002 Yamaha WR426F is a brute. It has more hit, more motocross-like snap than any of its big-bike comp etitors.”

 

2002 Yamaha WR426F Features and Benefits

 

 


 

2002 Yamaha WR426F – Specifications/Technical Details
USA MSRP Price: $6,199 USD
Canadian MSRP Price: See dealer for pricing in CDN

DIMENSIONS
Length 85.5″

Height 51.3″

Width 32.6″

Weight 240 lbs.

Ground Clearance 14.7″

Wheelbase 58.7″

Seat Height 39.3″

ENGINE
Engine 426cc, Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke w/titanium valves

Displacement 426cc

Bore x Stroke 95 x 60.1mm

Compression Ratio 12.5:1

Carburetion 39mm Keihin FCR Flat-Slide

Fuel Capacity 2.1 gal.

Ignition Digital CDI

DRIVETRAIN
Transmission Wide-ratio, 5-speed w/multi-plate wet clutch

Final Drive O-ring chain

BRAKES/WHEELS/TIRES
Brakes Front: 250mm Disc
Rear: 245mm Disc

Tires Premium Dunlop 739 knobbies

OPERATIONAL
Suspension Front: 46mm Kayaba Inverted Telescopic Fork, 11.8″ of travel (adjustable rebound/compression damping)
Rear: Fully Adjustable Kayaba Single Shock, 12.4″ of travel

OTHER
Colors
Team Yamaha Blue/White

Specifications are subject to change without notice, in accordance with national regulation and legislations. Suggested Starting Price shown does not include tax, title, or destination charge. Dealer prices may vary.

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