CRF450X vs 450 RR vs WR450 vs 450 XC-W - Endurobike Shootout! On Two Wheels Episode 10
On this episode of On Two Wheels, the Dirt Rider testing crew heads to a
top-secret midwest testing location to compare four of the most competitive
off-road bikes on the market: The Honda CRF450X, the Beta 450RR, the Yamaha
WR450 and the KTM 450 XC-W. These machines are drilled through an arduous
combination of rocky washes and technical trails before being thrown into
the night with only their stock headlights to guide them. Come along for
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2004 Yamaha WR450 Supermoto Wheelies
Testing out my GoPro 3 for the first time, got a few decent wheelies.
These are 4th gear power wheelies. The better wheelie starts at 2:25.
2004 WR450 in supermoto trim:
Excel wheels, supermoto front fender, YZ rear fender, Michelin pilot power
tires (150/60r17 & 120/70r17), trail tech vapor computer, LED turn signals
on hand guards, 4500k HID headlight, DRC edge 2 tail light with integrated
turn signals, gray wire mod, o-ring mod, snorkel removed with holes in side
cover cut, fmf factory 4.1 slip on, YZ450 Exhaust cam, JD jet kit (170 main, 40 leak, 45
pilot, fuel screw 2 turns out), twin air filter, 320mm front brake rotor,
YFZ450 front brake master cylinder/lever (for brake switch), geared 14/40
so redlines at about 105 mph.
800-900 feet elevation, 80-90 degree weather here in the summer.
2014 Yamaha WR450F TLG Enduro spec
Introducing the 2014 Yamaha WR450F TLG Enduro spec! Here Justin provides an
in depth overview of all the parts and modifications carried out by the
Check out this list!
Racetech front and rear springs
Custom TLG re-valved front and rear suspension
Custom TLG ECU RE-Map
Oversize States MX front disc
GYTR disc guard front and rear
Hammerhead brake and gear lever
Scotts steering damper
Renthal RC High bars
Cycra open hand guards
States MX Hybrid sprocket
RK Gold Chain
GYTR Slip On
GYTR Radiator guards and brake
GYTR enduro bash plate
GYTR case saver
Anodised bits everywhere
Fully lightened and race prepped removal of all non-essential items, over
8kg of weight savings