2012 Yamaha Raptor 700R Special
Edition Sport ATV Info
Raptor 700 Special Edition Sport ATV
Raptor 700R ATV Key Features
- Raptor 700R Special
Edition includes wave-style rear brake
disc, dealer-installed GYTR front grab
bar and heel guards, plus special graphics
- A 686cc Yamaha fuel-injected
engine makes this the most powerful
Yamaha sport ATV ever, with big torque
right off idle, transitioning into a
fat mid-range and monstrous top end.
- The Raptor 700R SE
comes standard with a digital meter.
Riders have plenty of information available
at a glance, including speedometer,
dual trip meters,
odometer, clock and engine warning indicators,
plus neutral and reverse indicators.
- Sport-tuned piggyback
shocks provide long stroke for excellent
sport-riding comfort, and are fully
adjustable with convenient adjustment
fine-tune the ride.
- Hybrid steel and aluminum
frame with a Controlled- Fill aluminum
subframe and cast aluminum swingarm
combine to produce a super-strong
structure and the lightest ATV in its
- Aggressive styling
reflects Raptor 700R SE’s intent,
and YFZ-inspired handling means it walks
the walk, too.
- Long-travel suspension—9.1
inches front, 10.1 rear—a cush
seat and excellent ergonomics make the
Raptor 700R SE comfortable to ride hard
all day long.
Raptor 700R ATV Engine
lightweight piston, connecting rod and
crankshaft in the 686cc engine are light
and strong, for a hard-hitting, quick-revving
powerplant that revs all the way to
9000 rpm. Dual counterbalancers keep
Fuel Injection (YFI) means consistently
excellent engine performance in a wide
range of conditions, elevations and
dry-sump lubrication system boosts usable
horsepower and keeps overall engine
size more compact.
TCI w/16-bit electronic control unit
controls fuel injection and ignition
systems for consistent performance and
fantastic t hrottle response.
pushbutton electric start in any gear
adds extra convenience.
five-speed transmission with reverse,
along with Raptor 700R’s monstrous
powerband, means there’s a choice
of gears in just about all situations.
ratchet shifter ensures smooth, resistance-free
shifting under power. Heavy-duty clutch
features extra-sturdy basket and plates
designed to harness the Raptor 700R’s
oil filter and tool-free air filter
provide added convenience.
Raptor 700R ATV Chassis/Suspension
- State-of-the-art chassis
combines a steel front section with
an aluminum rear section and detachable
subframe to create a super-strong structure.
- Compact, CAD-designed
chassis creates the ideal wheelbase
for light, quick, super-accurate steering.
- Piggyback shocks provide
excellent sport-riding comfort, with
high- and low-speed compression adjustability,
rebound and preload adjustability, and
- YZ-style piggyback
rear shock gives 10.1-inch wheel travel
with high- and low-speed compression
adjustability for maximum sport versatility,
along with preload and rebound adjustment.
- Front brake master
cylinder features an adjustable lever
for increased comfort and feel.
- Twin aluminum-piston
front disc brakes deliver tremendous
stopping power. Discs are drilled, which
helps reduce unsprung weight for excellent
- Cast aluminum swingarm
carries an eccentric quick-adjust drive
chain mechanism that takes most of the
work out of that task.
flip-type parking brake lever and rear
brake caliper adjust automatically.
- High-performance 21x7-10
front and 20x10-9 rear Dunlop® radials
with a specially designed tread pattern
deliver superb, class-leading traction
for razor-sharp handling in a variety
of terrain and conditions.
- Lightweight aluminum
wheels help enhance suspension performance
by reducing unsprung weight.
- Race-inspired 45mm
serrated foot pegs provide excellent
- Controlled-fill aluminum
subframe is light and strong. So is
the composite front grab bar.
- Special Edition gets
a wave-type rear disc for great braking
ability and race-ready looks, plus special
front grab bar and footwells.
- Raptor 700R SE features
a digital meter with speedometer, dual
trip meters, odometer, clock, warning
indicators for coolant and low fuel,
plus neutral and reverse indicators.
- Inner rolled wheels
reduce weight while maintaining strength.
- Long, YZ-style seat
allows maximum rider comfort and movement
with superb sport-riding ergonomics.
- Multireflector 30-watt
Krypton headlights set back in the front
cowl add the perfect no-compromises
sporting accent, and an LED taillight
provides great visibility.
- Large-capacity, 2.9-gallon
fuel tank and Yamaha Fuel Injection
(YFI) mean more time on the trail between
- Thumb throttle lever
has a smooth shape for a feel riders
will appreciate, with less fatigue at
the end of the day.
- Styling is sharp and