2018 YAMAHA VIKINGS & MORE
Yamaha unveils its 2018 Viking UTVs, including the
Metallic Sand Ranch Special Edition Viking and Viking
VI models, and 2018 ATVs, including an all-new Kodiak
450 and Tactical Black Kodiak 700. Vikings retain the
686cc, single-cylinder engine; durable dual-range CVT
with EBS; locking front differential; four-wheel disc brakes;
YFZ450R SE ($9299), Grizzly EPS SE ($9099), Grizzly
EPS LE ($10,899), Kodiak 700 EPS SE ($9099), Kodiak
700 ($6999–$7449) and EPS, ($8499–$9099) and all-new
Kodiak 450 ($5999–$6249) and EPS ($6899–$7149).
Kodiak 450s sport a 421cc, SOHC, two-valve single and
independent dual-A-arm suspension with 6.7-inch front
and seating for three or six with two-stage door latches.
ATVs for 2018 include a new Raptor 700R SE ($9099),
and 7.4-inch rear travel.
With MSRPs starting at
$11,999, Vikings are available
in Hunter Green or red
with steel wheels. Viking EPS
models get new Armor Grey
with blacked-out aluminum
wheels for $13,299 or
Realtree Xtra Camo and
aluminum rims for $13,899,
or go for green or red with
steel wheels for $12,999. All
have a sun top.
New Metallic Sand Ranch
Edition Vikings are $14,199 and
Viking VIs are $15,599; both
have painted bodywork with
matching interiors and badges,
sun top, rear-view mirror, over-fenders, mud flaps, brush guards,
bed rails and under-seat storage.
Viking VI EPS models come in
red or green