2017 Yamaha Grizzly EPS LE

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COLD WEATHER WARRIOR

Grizzly EPS Limited Edition: Confronting and conquering cold temps in comfort and style with a heated seat, thumb warmer and more.

Additional Features

  • TRAILER BALL MOUNT: Heavy-duty ball mount hitch comes standard and can tow more than 1300 pounds.
  • EXTENSIVE CARGO CAPACITY: Rugged, large-diameter steel cargo racks with durable wrinkle paint finish can pack a total of 308 pounds combined (110 lbs. front, 198 lbs. rear). Three on-board storage compartments keep things secure.
  • LED HEADLIGHTS AND TAILLIGHT: LED technology uses less power, creates brighter, sharper illumination, and offers lifetime durability.
  • AUXILIARY THIRD LIGHT AND POWER POINT: A handlebar-mounted halogen work light provides additional illumination that moves with rider input for excellent visibility, while a 12V outlet provides power for accessories.
  • PLUSH SEAT: A long, plush seat improves rider comfort for extended days exploring every trail.
  • ASSEMBLED IN USA: Assembled Real World Tough™ in Newnan, GA, U.S.A.

Chassis / Suspension

  • HIGH-PERFORMANCE TIRES: 26-inch, exclusively-designed Maxxis® tires provide precise steering, optimize comfort and maximize available traction.
  • INDEPENDENT DOUBLE WISHBONE FRONT AND REAR SUSPENSION: Independent double wishbone suspension, with 7.6” of front wheel travel and 9.1” at the rear, provides excellent rider comfort even on the toughest trails, thanks to nitrogen-charged shocks with 5-way adjustable preload.
  • FOUR-WHEEL HYDRAULIC DISC BRAKES: Four-wheel hydraulic disc brakes with dual-piston calipers serve up powerful and consistent braking performance to add to rider confidence with unmatched braking feel.
  • UNDERSEAT FUEL TANK: An optimized 4.76-gallon fuel tank is located under the seat for excellent mass centralization and handling.
  • GENEROUS GROUND CLEARANCE: The Grizzly EPS LE offers an impressive 11.3 inches of maximum ground clearance and full-length composite skid plates, to deliver maximum underbelly protection while enhancing terrainability.
  • AGGRESSIVE AND DURABLE STYLING: Rugged blow-molded front bumper resists scratching and won’t rust, while injection-molded fenders and CV joint guards protect against rock and debris damage.

Engine

  • HIGH-MOUNTED AIR INTAKE: A long, high-mounted air intake layout increases power and torque while providing additional room for center storage and easy tool-less servicing of the large foam air filter element.
  • 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 plenty of air flow for maximum cooling efficiency and is positioned high in the frame for optimal protection.
  • 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.

Top Features

  • HIGH-TECH ENGINE DESIGNED FOR AGGRESSIVE TRAIL RIDING: The Grizzly EPS LE features a powerful DOHC, 708cc, 4-valve engine with optimized torque, power delivery and engine character for aggressive recreational riding. Mikuni® fuel injection means easy cold starts and flawless fuel delivery in nearly any condition.
  • HIGH-PERFORMANCE ULTRAMATIC® TRANSMISSION: Grizzly EPS LE's Ultramatic® transmission features a gated shifter, dual-range (Hi/Lo) drive plus reverse gear, and is the most advanced—and durable—CVT drive system available. An automatic centrifugal clutch maintains constant belt tension for reduced belt wear and a sprag clutch delivers natural all-wheel engine braking.
  • TRAIL-READY CHASSIS: Advanced chassis designed to take advantage of 26-inch, exclusively-designed Maxxis® tires, 5-way preload adjustable suspension and four-wheel disc brakes, creating optimum terrainability, comfort and handling—especially on long, rough trails.
  • SHARP STYLING: The Grizzly EPS LE's styling features LED headlights with a handlebar-mounted halogen work light, an LED taillight, reshaped fenders, with three large storage compartments and large-diameter front and rear racks with excellent load capacity.
  • YAMAHA’S EXCLUSIVE ON-COMMAND 4WD: The three-position On-Command® 4WD system lets you switch between 2WD, limited-slip 4WD and a fully locked differential 4WD all with the simple push of a button. An override button allows engine to reach maximum rpm in full diff lock mode, and a straight driveshaft layout eliminates U-joints for reduced friction, noise, vibration, and maintenance.
  • ADVANCED INSTRUMENTATION: Digital instrument panel boasts a multifunction LCD display with speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeter, hour meter, 4WD status, transmission position, clock and fuel gauge.
  • CLASS-LEADING POWER STEERING: Yamaha’s Electric Power Steering (EPS) provides the industry’s best balance of steering assist and positive feedback from the trail, providing maximum comfort and confidence.
  • LIMITED EDITION PACKAGE: THE ULTIMATE IN TRAIL ADVENTURE: The Grizzly® EPS LE comes complete with heated rider accommodations, a quick-release windscreen, machined alloy wheels, sharp Crimson Metallic painted bodywork and special graphics—for exceptional comfort and style.

General Information

Manufacturer Yamaha
Model Year 2017
Model Grizzly EPS LE
Model Code YFM70GPLHR
Stock Number N/A
Color Crimson Metallic

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes Front / Rear - Dual hydraulic disc
Tires

Front - AT26 x 8-12 Maxxis® MU05Y

Rear - AT26 x 10-12 Maxxis® MU06Y

Dimensions

Length 81.5 in.
Height

Without Windshield - 49.3 in.

With Windshield - 60.2 in.

Width 48.4 in.
Weight Wet - 712 lbs.
Ground Clearance Maximum - 11.3 in.
Wheelbase 49.2 in.
Turning Radius 137.8 in.
Seat Height 36.1 in.

Drivetrain

Transmission Ultramatic® V-belt with all-wheel engine braking / Hi, Lo, Neutral, Reverse, Park
Drive System 4x4
Drive On-Command® 3-way locking differential; 2WD, 4WD, locked 4WD; shaft

Engine

Engine 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valve
Displacement 708 cc
Bore x Stroke 103 x 85 mm
Compression Ratio 10.1:1
Fuel Capacity 4.76 gal.
Ignition TCI (Transistor Controlled Ignition)
Starting Electric
Cooling Liquid
Fuel System Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI), 44 mm

Operational

Suspension

Front - Independent double wishbone, 5-way preload adjustment; 7.6 in. travel

Rear - Independent double wishbone with anti-sway bar, 5-way preload adjustment; 9.1 in. travel

Load Capacity

Front Rack - 110 lbs.

Rear Rack- 198 lbs.

Towing Capacity 1,322 lbs.

ATVs are recommended for those aged 16 years and older. YAMAHA recommends an approved training course.  See your dealer or call 1-800-887-2887. ATV’s can be hazardous to operate.