High-Tech Engine, Built for the Real World
The 2016 Kodiak 700 has an all-new DOHC 708cc, 4-valve, fuel-injected engine with optimized torque, power delivery and engine characterÃ¢ ideal for smooth, quiet operation all day long.
- Excellent Torque
The engine features a 10.1:1 compression ratio and the four-valve head delivers optimum torque for excellent responsiveness, even with heavy cargo loads.
- High-Mounted Air Intake
A long, high-mounted air intake layout increases power and torque while providing additional room for center storage and easy Ã¢ no toolsÃ¢ Â servicing of the large air filter element.
- Fuel Injection
MikuniÃ‚Â® fuel injection with 44mm bore and throttle position sensor means easy cold starts and flawless fuel delivery in nearly any condition.
- Stainless Steel Exhaust
Stainless steel exhaust system features a screen-type spark arrestor for great power with minimum noise output.
- High-Capacity Radiator with Fan
High-capacity radiator with fan-assist delivers excellent air flow for maximum cooling efficiency and is positioned high in the frame for optimal protection.
- Gated Shift Lever and Handlebar-Mounted 4WD Control
YamahaÃ¢ s peerless Ultramatic transmission runs through a five-position shift lever with High, Low, Neutral, Reverse and Park gates - for positive and precise transmission operation. Robust, mechanical 4WD system is selected using handlebar lever.
- Drive System Air Intake
Specially designed high-mounted drive system air intake helps reduce drive system temperatures and assists in keeping water and debris from entering the drive case.Ã¯Â»Â¿
- Heavy Duty Tires
Exclusively designed 25-inch MaxxisÃ‚Â® tires provide precise steering, optimize comfort and maximize available traction.
- Independent Double Wishbone Front and Rear Suspension
Independent double wishbone suspension, with 7.1Ã¢ Â of front wheel travel and 9.1Ã¢ Â at the rear, provides excellent rider comfort even on the toughest trails, thanks to nitrogen-charged shocks.
- Front Disc Brakes and Sealed Wet Rear Brake
Hydraulic front disc brakes serve up powerful and consistent braking performance to add to rider confidence, while the sealed rear brake is protected from dirt, rocks and mud.
- Long Range Fuel Tank
An optimized 4.76-gallon fuel tank is located under the seat for excellent mass centralization and handling.
- 10.8 Inches of Ground Clearance
The 2016 Kodiak 700 offers 10.8 inches of ground clearance and full-length composite skid plates to deliver maximum underbelly protection for a wide variety of terrain.
- Aggressive and Durable Styling
Durable wrinkled-finish carry bar resists scratching, while injection-molded fenders protect against rock and debris damage.
- Class-Leading Power Steering
YamahaÃ¢ s Electric Power Steering pro