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2008 Yamaha Wolverine 450 4X4 Sport Utility ATV Info


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2008 Yamaha Wolverine 450 4x4 Sport ATV


Wolverine 450 4x4 ATV Key Features

  • The Wolverine 450 4x4 combines features like 4WD and a fully automatic transmission with light weight, sport-tuned adjustable suspension. The result is a highly functional machine that’s a blast to ride almost anywhere.
  • A liquid-cooled 421cc single feeding power through a full-auto constantly variable transmission means just twist the throttle and go, practically anywhere. The Wolverine 450 is a great explorer.
  • A fully automatic transmission and Yamaha On-Command™ gear selector system means switching from 2WD to 4WD is as simple as jabbing the handlebar-mounted button.
  • Raptor-inspired styling includes aggressive bodywork with integrated floorboards, a comfortable sport seat and an integrated rear rack.
  • Sport-tuned suspension, tires, lightweight and a low center of gravity add up to an excellent-handling ATV.
  • Pushbutton electric starting for quick easy starts in nearly any condition.

Wolverine 450 4x4 ATV Engine

  • Powerful 421cc liquid-cooled SOHC four-stroke single is torquey, revvable, smooth-running and extremely reliable.
  • A semi-oval slide 33mm BSR Mikuni carburetor and high-output DC-CDI ignition deliver great throttle response and performance at all RPM.
  • Fully automatic transmission is extremely rugged and reliable with a constant belt-tensioning system, which provides confident downhill engine braking.
  • A large-capacity aluminum radiator provides maximum cooling efficiency and is positioned high in frame for optimal protection.
  • Easy-access, tool-free air filter simplifies that task.
  • An automatic cam chain tensioner reduces maintenance requirements.

Wolverine 450 4x4 ATV Chassis/Suspension

  • Light, high-tensile steel frame provides a strong foundation for double-wishbone front and single-shock rear long-travel suspension systems for a sporty yet comfortable ride.
  • Five-way preload-adjustable suspension front and rear lets the Wolverine 450 be dialed in just right for varying loads and conditions.
  • A dry weight under 516 pounds means the Wolverine 450 runs right with the big sport dogs.
  • Low-maintenance shaft drives provide near-bulletproof strength and reliability.
  • Front and rear hydraulic disc brakes provide plenty of stopping power.
  • 23x8-12 radial sport tires up great traction and quick, light handling.
  • Aluminum wheels mean low unsprung weight for great suspension action and overall performance.
  • Full skid plates provide great undercarriage protection.

Additional Features
  • A digital dash meter keeps track of speed and other essentials.
  • An underseat storage compartment and integrated rear cargo rack make it easy to bring the things you need.

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