The 2018 Yamaha YZ450F is lastly right here and we acquired to spin a couple of laps on it at Glen Helen Raceway. As most of you most likely know, there’s rather a lot to speak about on this new bike…from a brand new chassis with a lot slimmer options, to electrical begin and much more energy. Our day with the bike was quick and candy as our first take-aways lean in direction of an total softer really feel to the brand new mannequin because the suspension and flex of the chassis appears to be a bit extra forgiving, whereas the front-end is lastly bringing in among the really feel we have been lacking the previous few years. Past that the YZ450F’s already stout powerplant will get a lift and electrical begin is optionally available. Verify again for some extra ideas on the bike however till then, you will discover all of the tech specs right here – First Look: 2018 Yamaha YZ450F and may scroll all the way down to see our walk-around video with Yamaha check rider, Travis Preston.