2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R Features & Benefits
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R Features & BenefitsThe new YXZ1000R. A sport 3-cylinder engine, class‑defining 5‑speed sequential shift transmission, terrain conquering adjustable suspension and ergonomics built for performance. Welcome to the ultimate pure sport Side-by-Side experience. More here:
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R - Chassis & SuspensionThe YXZ1000R suspension was designed to provide superior high-speed handling and a comfortable, confidence- inspiring ride across tough terrain, over deep whoops, and throughout all-day off-road punishment. More YXZ here:
Shifting The Yamaha YXZ1000R With Dustin NelsonYamaha Production 1000 UTV racer Dustin Nelson offers YXZ1000R shifting tips and guidance to help you get the most out of your Yamaha pure sport side-by-side. #YXZ1000R Dustin Nelson Racer Bio: Yamaha YXZ1000R: Side-by-Side Current Offer:
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R - ErgonomicsThe YXZ1000R’s sporty two-seat chassis features an automotive-inspired plush contoured high-back, cut-and-stitch seats, adjustable driver’s seat, and a soft-grip, tilt adjustable steering wheel (147mm of vertical travel). The automotive inspired layout allows for quick and easy access to functional items for both the driver and passenger. A first for the sport SxS segment, the YXZ1000R features throttle, brake, and clutch pedals for true sport driving performance. The vehicle’s floorboards are positioned for maximum legroom, while maintaining a planted feeling in tough terrain with dedicated closed-in floorboards for both driver and passenger.
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R - OverviewThe 2016 YXZ1000R doesn’t just reset the bar for sport side-by-sides, it is proof that Yamaha is the leader in powersports performance. Featuring a new 998cc inline triple engine mated to a 5-speed sequential shift gearbox with On-Command® 4WD, massive FOX Racing Shox® suspension front and rear, and styling the competition can’t touch, the new YXZ1000R SE is in a class by itself—the only true pure sport Side-by-Side ever developed. More YXZ here:
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R - TransmissionNothing screams pure sport excitement and performance like a manual shift transmission. The new Yamaha YXZ1000R features the industry's only 5-speed, sequential shift manual transmission in a sport Side-by-Side, for a whole new level of control, confidence and performance that only a true pure sport Side-by-Side vehicle can deliver. More YXZ here:
Yamaha YXZ1000R First Impressions | Dealer Demo RideSee what Yamaha dealers have to say about their first experience in the all-new Yamaha YXZ1000R pure sport side-by-side. #YXZ1000R More on the all-new YXZ1000R -
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R - EngineThe new YXZ1000R is the world’s first pure sport Side-by-Side to feature a 3-cylinder engine, which is strategically mounted low and longitudinally in the middle of the vehicle to provide a low CG feeling. The compact 998cc, 12-valve, DOHC, liquid-cooled engine features lightweight connecting rods for quick acceleration up to its indicated 10,500 rpm redline. High-performance cams help the engine produce broad, linear torque, while triple throttle bodies ensure quick and efficient throttle response. An aluminum body and head construction keeps overall engine weight down.
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R - World’s First and Only True Pure Sport Side-by-SideThe world’s first and only true pure sport Side-by-Side. The 2016 YXZ1000R features the world’s first 3-cylinder, 12-valve, DOHC, liquid-cooled, 998cc engine with 5-speed, sequential shift manual transmission for a whole new level of pure sport excitement, plus it has class-leading, fully adjustable long-travel FOX suspension for unmatched performance, confidence and comfort through tough terrain and over deep whoops, designed for all-day off-road punishment. The game-changing, all-new YXZ1000R. The sport Side-by-Side world has shifted for good. More YXZ here: THE WORLD’S FIRST SPORT SIDE-BY-SIDE 3-CYLINDER The all-new YXZ1000R is the world’s best handling, most exciting and most durable pure sport Side-by-Side designed for high-performance driving and nonstop aggressive action. The YXZ1000R features class-leading comfort, confidence and durability that can only come from Yamaha. At its heart is a newly designed 3-cylinder engine, a first in a pure sport Side-by-Side. THE SHIFT IS ON Nothing screams pure sport excitement and performance like a manual shift transmission. The all-new YXZ1000R features the world’s only 5-speed, sequential shift manual transmission in a sport Side-by-Side, for a whole new level of control, confidence and performance that only a true pure sport Side-by-Side vehicle can deliver. YAMAHA-SPEC FOX 2.5 PODIUM PIGGYBACK RESERVOIR SHOCKS The YXZ1000R suspension was designed to provide superior high-speed handling and a comfortable, confidence- inspiring ride across tough terrain, over deep whoops, and throughout all-day off-road punishment.
Yamaha YXZ1000R Arizona Demo Drive First ImpressionsView what these first-time YXZ drivers had to say after some quality time in the driver’s seat of a pure sport side-by-side at our 2016 Arizona Yamaha YXZ1000R demo drive from Arizona Cycle Park. Check out more on the all-new YXZ1000R here: Video Production:
Yamaha YXZ1000R Owners & Drivers Talk: EngineYamaha YXZ1000R side-by-side owners and drivers talk "Engine" after experiencing the industry's first 998cc inline triple DOHC powerplant aboard the thrilling YXZ1000R. More here:
Yamaha YXZ1000R Owners & Drivers Talk: SuspensionYamaha YXZ1000R side-by-side owners and drivers talk "Suspension" after experiencing the YXZ1000R’s huge fully adjustable piggyback FOX® 2.5 Podium RC2 Shocks® that mesh visual impact with unmatched performance. More here:
Yamaha YXZ1000R Owners & Drivers Talk: TransmissionYamaha YXZ1000R side-by-side owners and drivers talk "transmission" after some seat-time using the class‑defining 5‑speed sequential-shift transmission aboard the all-new YXZ1000R. More here:
2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R - No Music, No Talking - Just RippingNo music, no talking, just 3 solid minutes of the 2016 YXZ1000R ripping through the desert. I hope you like the sound of a screaming 998cc inline 3-cylinder engine, because that’s all you are going to hear in our new video. This one is for the gearheads. Crank up the volume and enjoy. More YXZ here:
Yamaha YXZ1000R Essential AccessoriesFrom windshields to overfenders – and much more – these accessories were developed in conjunction with the YXZ1000R for quality fit and finish. You can purchase these accessories at your local Yamaha dealer or Featured YZX1000R accessories in order of appearance: YXZ1000R™ Folding Windshield YXZ1000R™ Wind Deflector YXZ1000R™ Rear Window YXZ1000R™ Spare Tire Mount YXZ1000R™ Overfenders YXZ1000R™ Center Mount Mirror by Assault Industries® YXZ1000R™ Bomber Side Mirror Set by Assault Industries® YXZ1000R™ Rear Cargo Box YXZ1000R™ Storage Cover More at
Yamaha YXZ1000R Audio AccessoriesAll the extras you need to take your tunes with you while crushing the dunes or cruising the trails on your new YXZ1000R. Stop by your local Yamaha dealer, or visit to find out more about these exciting audio accessories. Featured YZX1000R accessories in order of appearance: YXZ1000R™ Overhead Audio System YXZ1000R™ Rear Speaker Pods YXZ1000R™ Powered Subwoofer YXZ1000R™ Switch Panel Kit YXZ1000R™ 2nd Battery Kit More at
Yamaha YXZ1000R Grab Bars & WinchWe offer a variety of grab bars, a winch from WARN® industries, and a winch wiring kit. You can purchase these accessories at your local Yamaha dealer or Featured YZX1000R accessories in order of appearance: YXZ1000R™ Desert Front Grab Bar with Winch Plate YXZ1000R™ Winch Wiring Kit YXZ1000R™ Desert Front Grab Bar without Winch Plate YXZ1000R™ Trail Front Grab Bar with Winch Plate YXZ1000R™ Rear Grab Bar Vantage 3000 Winch by WARN® More at
Yamaha YXZ1000R Light Bars & KitsTake a look at these side-by-side industry first, all new light bars & kits for the YXZ1000R. You can purchase these accessories at your local Yamaha dealer or Featured YZX1000R accessories in order of appearance: YXZ1000R™ High Output 27" HALO LED Light Bar †* YXZ1000R™ High Output 15" HALO LED Light Bar †* YXZ1000R™ Radiant 15" LED Light Bar †* YXZ1000R™ Radiant 27" LED Light Bar †* YXZ1000R™ Accessory Spot Light Kits YXZ1000R™ Accessory Flood Light Kits YXZ1000R™ Accessory Mount Clamps † Requires YXZ1000R™ Alternator Kit * Optional YXZ1000R™ Switch Panel Kit Available More at