Technical Briefing | 2018 Yamaha YZ450F | Transworld Motocross


Breaking Down The All-New YZ450F

2018 YZ450F | Complete Coverage

This afternoon, we headed for the infamous Glen Helen Raceway for the release of Yamaha’s all-new, highly-anticipated YZ450F. For 2018, the YZ450F saw changes in just about every aspect imaginable from the motor to chassis to the body work, and after several anxious weeks we were finally able to get our hands on one to conduct our “First Impression.” Before TWMX test pilot Pat Foster hit the track, though, Yamaha’s own Philip Lash gave us a rundown on the many changes to the 2018 model.