MARIETTA, Ga. – September 15, 2021 – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces the majority of their Proven Off-Road ATV and Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicles for model year 2022, highlighted by the new high-performing, extremely capable Wolverine RMAX2 1000 Sport, based off the best-in-class RMAX 1000 platform to further redefine the recreational SxS segment.
Every full-size ATV for the world is built with pride and Assembled in the USA at Yamaha’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Newnan, Georgia, which recently reached a historic manufacturing milestone, celebrating its 4-millionth vehicle produced. The 2022 models unveiled today include:
- 2022 Grizzly
- 2022 Kodiak 700 and Kodiak 450
- 2022 Grizzly 90, Raptor 90, and YFZ50
2022 Recreational and Utility ATVs: Power and Durability to Tackle Extreme Adventure or Heavy-Duty Work
Yamaha’s 2022 Recreational and Utility ATVs offer the best of both worlds – capable of heavy-duty ranch or farm work when you need it, while providing endless fun on the trails when you want it. The 2022 Grizzly is the ultimate recreational ATV for excitement on every ride, delivering the ideal blend of big-bore power and performance for a smooth and powerful ride to conquer extreme off-road trails. The 2022 Kodiak 700 and Kodiak 450 combine Yamaha’s legendary durability and reliability with class-leading capability. The Kodiak lineup delivers maximum value and work-ready performance in a compact, nimble chassis for tight and technical trails.
2022 Recreational and Utility ATV Features:
- Yamaha’s proven 700-class liquid-cooled SOHC 4-stroke engine on all Grizzly and Kodiak 700 models, with the Grizzly having an optimized engine character for recreational riding and the Kodiak 700’s skewed toward all-day comfort and smooth operation.
- 421cc liquid-cooled SOHC 4-stroke engine on all Kodiak 450 models.
- Ultra-reliable Ultramatic CVT transmission backed by Yamaha’s unparalleled 10-Year Belt Warranty.
- Yamaha On-Command System with 2WD, 4WD limited slip, and 4WD full-differential lock.
- Yamaha industry-leading torque- and speed-sensitive EPS on all Grizzly and select Kodiak models.
- Prewiring for the Yamaha Adventure Pro on all Grizzly ATVs.
The 2022 Yamaha Grizzly is available in Armor Gray / Yellow and Realtree Edge starting at $10,299 MSRP. The Matte Silver Special Edition Grizzly package is available for $10,899 MSRP and the Tactical Black / Carbon Metallic XT-R edition is available for $11,299 MSRP. Kodiak 700 models are available in Tactical Green and Fall Beige with Realtree Edge starting at $7,599 MSRP, with EPS models starting at $9,199 MSRP. The Tactical Black Special Edition Kodiak 700 package is available for $10,199 MSRP. Kodiak 450 models are available in Steel Blue, Tactical Green, and Fall Beige with Realtree Edge starting at $6,499 MSRP, while the Kodiak 450 EPS is available in Tactical Green and Fall Beige with Realtree Edge starting at $7,599 MSRP. The Kodiak 450 Special Edition in Steel Blue starts at $7,899 MSRP.
2022 Youth ATVs: Proven Off-Road Capability for Young Trail Riders
The 2022 Grizzly 90 combines Yamaha’s namesake performance and versatility with a fun and confidence-inspiring 90-cc engine and CVT transmission for entry-level riders 10-years-old and up to develop their off-road abilities. The youth model offers several Grizzly DNA features including mud-protection fenders, trail-pointed comfort suspension, front and rear cargo racks, and new Grizzly-tread tires. The 2022 Grizzly 90 is available in Armor Gray at $3,199 MSRP.
The 2022 Raptor 90 brings the world of sport ATVs to riders ages 10 and up. With sporty styling based on the top-selling Raptor 700R, this entry-level ATV brings Yamaha’s Proven Off-Road sport ATV performance, legacy, and quality to the entire family and next generation of budding motorsports enthusiasts. The 2020 Raptor 90 is available in either Team Yamaha Blue or White at $3,199 MSRP.
The YFZ50 introduces the fun and exciting world of sport ATVs to riders ages 6 and up. Inspired by the championship-winning DNA of the YFZ450R, this youth ATV brings Yamaha’s Proven Off-Road performance and confidence to the next generation of growing motorsports enthusiasts. The 2022 YFZ50 is available in either Team Yamaha Blue or White at $2,199 MSRP.
REALize Your Adventure and learn more about the new Proven Off-Road models at YamahaOutdoors.com, or by visiting your local Yamaha dealer. For more information on the Yamaha 10-Year Belt Warranty, including model eligibility and guidelines, visit Yamaha10YearBelt.com. Connect with Yamaha on social media via @YamahaOutdoors or search the following hashtags on all platforms: #Yamaha #RMAX1000 #RMAX2 #RMAX4 #WolverineX2 #WolverineX4 #YamahaGrizzly #Kodiak700 #Kodiak450 #YamahaViking #VikingVI #Grizzly90 #Raptor90 #YFZ50 #ProvenOffRoad #REALizeYourAdventure #AssembledInUSA #Yamaha10YearBelt #YamahaLIVE
About Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA
Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA (YMUS), is a recognized leader in the outdoor recreation industry. The company’s ever-expanding product offerings include Motorcycles and Scooters, ATV and Side-by-Side vehicles, Snowmobiles, WaveRunner Personal Watercraft, Boats, Outboard Motors, Outdoor Power Equipment, Power Assist Bicycles, Golf Cars, Power Assist Wheelchair Systems, Surface Mount Technology (SMT) and Robotic Machines, Unmanned Helicopters, Accessories, Apparel, Yamalube products, and much more. YMUS products are sold through a nationwide network of distributors and dealers in the United States.
YMUS has a corporate office in California, two corporate offices in Georgia, facilities in Wisconsin and Alabama, and factory operations in Tennessee and Georgia. Additional U.S.-based subsidiaries include Yamaha Marine Systems Company (YMSC) with divisions Bennett Marine (Florida) and Kracor Systems (Wisconsin), Skeeter Boats (Texas), with division G3 Boats (Missouri), and Yamaha Precision Propeller (Indiana).