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    2022 YZ450F features and benefits
    • Featuring a distinct rearward-slanted cylinder design, the compact, torquey liquid-cooled 450cc four-stroke engine provides a broad, usable powerband and exceptional controllability
    • Industry-leading Yamaha Power Tuner app allows instant fuelling and ignition timing changes on your smartphone for ultimate track-side tuning
    • Two-mode adjustable engine mapping allows rider to select between two tuneable engine maps at the push of a button
    • Aluminium bilateral beam frame is designed to optimise overall rigidity balance for excellent handling, especially in fast, bumpy conditions
    • The rigid front caliper, compact rear caliper work with aggressive pad compounds and increased rotor contact area to provide exceptional brake feel and control
    • New lightweight rear hub, rear sprocket and drive chain reduce unsprung weight, driveline inertia and contribute to more agile handling
    • Fully adjustable KYB coil spring-type fork with speed-sensitive damping and linkage-type KYB shock offer best-in-class suspension performance
    • Revised suspension settings take full advantage of the lightened rear wheel assembly to increase stability on corner entry/exit and improve bump reaction
    • New three-cross-spoke pattern on the rear wheel further improves impact absorption and overall feel
    • Innovative Launch Control System optimises engine output for quicker, smoother race starts every time
    • Convenient push-button electric start provides effortless restarts
    • Lightweight aluminium tapered handlebar
    • Rubber-mounted four-position adjustable handlebar mounts reduce vibration
    • Compact bodywork including a narrow fuel tank and flat seat for better control
    • Available in Team Yamaha Blue or Monster Energy Yamaha Racing Edition with embedded graphics for excellent durability and scratch resistance
    • Race-developed Dunlop Geomax MX33 tyres