2018 Yamaha TT-R230


Light, simple and proven, the TT-R230 delivers decades of low maintenance performance for all.

Additional Features

  • COMFORTABLE SADDLE: Long gripper seat is low, comfortable, and allows easy rider movement.
  • RACY STYLING: Team Yamaha-inspired colors, graphics and front and side number plates create distinctive styling.
  • GRIPPY FOOTPEGS: Large, folding, cleated foot pegs provide excellent footing, even in wet or muddy conditions.
  • FORK PROTECTION: Durable fork boots provide excellent fork seal and stanchion tube protection.

Chassis / Suspension

  • ROBUST, COMPACT FRAME: Steel frame with compact wheelbase and low seat height combines accessibility to new or smaller riders with superb maneuverability and super-responsive handling.
  • ADVANCED REAR SUSPENSION: Linkage-mounted adjustable rear shock serves up 8.7 inches of smooth, progressive rear wheel travel for great bump absorption and handling.
  • TRAIL-READY FRONT FORK: 36mm front fork with 9.4 inches of wheel travel provides plush, confidence-inspiring control over rough terrain.
  • GENEROUS GROUND CLEARANCE: 11.6 inches of ground clearance should be enough to deal with almost any trail.
  • LIGHTWEIGHT SWINGARM: Aluminum box-section swingarm features snail-type chain adjusters for quick and easy chain adjustments.
  • DUAL DISC BRAKING SYSTEM: Front 220mm disc and 130mm rear drum brakes for powerful, confident stops.
  • MX-STYLE WHEELS AND TIRES: Full-size 21 inch front and 18 inch rear aluminum wheels keep unsprung weight down, while knobby tires provide motocross-spec grip.


  • 6-SPEED TRANSMISSION: Smooth-shifting, six-speed transmission with heavy-duty clutch geared for maximum versatility and usable power delivery.
  • DIGITAL IGNITION: CDI magneto ignition system is ultra-reliable and nearly maintenance free.
  • FREE-FLOWING INTAKE: YZ-type air filter for easy maintenance and maximum airflow.
  • FORESTRY-FRIENDLY EXHAUST: Lightweight exhaust with quiet muffler and USFS-approved spark arrestor.
  • LOW MAINTENANCE ENGINE: Automatic cam chain tensioner means minimal maintenance and longer engine life.


  • BROAD, ACCESSIBLE POWERBAND: Super-reliable, electric start, 223cc air-cooled, SOHC four-stroke puts out smooth, widespread power perfectly suited for all kinds of trails and riders.

Top Features

  • BROAD, ACCESSIBLE POWERBAND: YZ-inspired handling and looks, and a stout 223cc air-cooled, SOHC four-stroke producing predictable, broadband power, make the TT-R230 a great choice for beginner and intermediate riders.
  • RACING-DERIVED ERGONOMICS: Competition-style flat seat/tank junction for great rider mobility.
  • CONVENIENT ELECTRIC START: Electric start makes getting started a simple pushbutton exercise.
  • TRAIL-READY DIMENSIONS: A low seat height on top of a long-travel suspension and 11.6 inches of ground clearance make this a serious trailbike that's also accessible to wide range of riders.
  • ROBUST, COMPACT FRAME: Steel, diamond-type-design frame means great handling and strength.

General Information

Manufacturer Yamaha
Model Year 2018
Model TT-R230
Model Code TTR230J
Color Team Yamaha Blue



Front - Hydraulic single disc, 220 mm

Rear - Drum, 130 mm


Front - 80/100-21

Rear - 100/100-18


Length 81.3 in.
Height 46.5 in.
Width 31.5 in.
Weight Wet - 251 lb.
Ground Clearance 11.6 in.
Wheelbase 54.5 in.
Seat Height 34.3 in.


Transmission Constant-mesh 6-speed
Final Drive Chain


Engine SOHC 4-stroke, 2 valves
Displacement 223 cc
Bore x Stroke 70 x 58 mm
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Fuel System Carburetor
Fuel Capacity 2.1 gal.
Ignition CDI
Clutch Multi-plate wet
Cooling Air



Front - Telescopic fork; 9.4 in. travel

Rear - Single shock; 8.7 in. travel

Rake 27°
Trail 4.4 in.


Warranty 90 Day (Limited Factory Warranty)