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2011 Yamaha Rhino 700 FI Auto 4×4

The 2011 Yamaha Rhino 700 FI Auto 4×4 is a UTV Style ATV equipped with an 686cc, Liquid / Oil Cooled, Single-Cylinder, SOHC, 4-Stroke Engine and a Continuously Variable (CVT) Transmission. It has a Selectable 4X2 / 4X4 driveline. The Rhino 700 FI Auto 4×4 has a Independent Double Wishbone Front Suspension with 7.3 inches of travel while the Independent Double Wishbone Rear Suspension has 7.3 inches of travel. The Rhino 700 FI Auto 4×4 has Front Dual Hydraulic Disc Brakes and Rear Dual Hydraulic Disc Brakes. The Rhino 700 FI Auto 4×4 was introduced in -10019- and is Carryover for 2011. It includes a 6 month Limited warranty.

Key Features:

•  Comfortable interior with automotive-type controls: Stylish steering wheel, left-side foot brake pedal/right-side foot accelerator pedal, centermounted console shifter and parking brake lever, turn-to-start ignition switch, indicator lights and 12-volt accessory outlet.

•  686cc liquid/oil-cooled, four-stroke engine and light weight add up to an excellent power-to-weight ratio and great performance.

•  Industry-exclusive fully automatic Ultramatic® transmission with dual-range (Hi/Lo) drive and reverse is the most advanced drive system available. Maintaining constant belt tension reduces wear, gives great throttle response and provides industry exclusive all-wheel downhill engine braking.

•  Industry-exclusive three-position On-Command® In/Out 4WD feature lets you switch between 2WD, limited-slip 4WD and fully locked differential 4WD— all with the simple push of a button.

•  Fully independent four-wheel suspension: double wishbones front and rear deliver 7.3 inches of wheel travel and 12.1 inches of ground clearance; five-way preload-adjustable shocks provide maximum tire contact and amazing comfort while navigating rough terrain.

•  Thick bucket seats and that great long-travel suspension system work together to provide the smoothest ride in the industry.

•  Designed, engineered, and assembled in the USA.

Engine:

•  686cc engine puts out a broad powerband. Four-valve head with 9.2:1 compression bumps power and efficiency.

•  Electronic fuel injection ensures peak performance in nearly all conditions and elevations, along with instantaneous cold starts.

•  Four-wheel disc brakes provide unsurpassed stopping power, and the parking brake is super-convenient.

•  Dual-range (Hi/Lo) drive with reverse taps into more pulling power in low and more performance in high.

•  Console-mounted dual-range (H/L/N/R) shift lever provides positive Ultramatic® transmission operation.

•  Sealed drive case keeps out water and debris, and a hand-operated side cover drain lets out what little gets in.

•  Specially designed full stainless-steel exhaust system features aluminum heat shields and a screen-type spark arrestor for superb power characteristics with minimum noise output.

•  Large-capacity aluminum radiator and oil cooler with fan-assist delivers maximum cooling efficiency and is positioned high in the frame for optimal protection.

•  Specially designed drive system air intake vent helps prevent overheating and keeps water and mud from entering the drive case.

Chassis/Suspension:

•  Steel frame is lightweight and features outstanding durability with superior rigidity for superb handling.

•  Light, responsive rack-and-pinion steering features a fully sealed steering column and double U-jointed steering linkage for smooth operation and class-leading turning radius—even in 4WD.

• 12.1-inch ground clearance delivers maximum underbelly protection while enhancing terrainability.

•  Low-maintenance front shaft drive features gear case and electronic servo-activated 2WD/4WD/Diff Lock via the On-Command® system. Direct rear shaft drive eliminates the U-joint for greater durability and more efficient power transfer at all rpm.

•  Heavy-duty CV joint guards protect against rock and debris damage.

•  Standard center-mounted, heavy-duty 2-inch receiver-style hitch can tow more than 1200 pounds.

•  Tough, rotomolded doors keep mud, water and dirt on the trail where they belong.

•  Stamped steel dump bed is rated to haul 400 pounds of gear, with a latch that opens from either side.

•  Aggressive Maxxis® tires offer great traction, longer life and a comfortable ride.

Additional Features:

•  Equipped with two cup holders for even greater creature comfort.

•  Digital instrument panel boasts multifunction LCD display with speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeter, hour meter, 4WD status, transmission position, clock and fuel gauge.

•  Integrated, easy-to-read fuel gauge makes it easy to keep track of your fuel supply.

•  Large, specially designed seats are extra plush and supportive for all-day driver and passenger comfort.

•  Dual 30-watt multireflector Krypton bulb headlights with high/ low beams feature stylishly sleek cat-eye design; dual 5-watt/ 21-watt tail/brake lights.

•  Large, 7.9-gallon fuel tank allows for long rides.

•  Maintenance-free battery provides power, even in cold weather.

•  Cool, comfortable steering wheel and passenger grab handles.

•  Assembled in Newnan, GA, USA.

MSRP $11,299 (Hunter Green) Available from July 2010
$11,299 (Red) Available from July 2010

Engine

Type: 686cc liquid-cooled w/fan, 4-stroke; SOHC, 4 valves

Bore x Stroke: 102.0 x 84.0mm

Compression Ratio: 9.2:1

Fuel Delivery: Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI) , 41mm

Ignition: 32 Bit ECU

Starting System: Electric

Transmission: Yamaha Ultramatic® V-belt with all-wheel engine braking/H, L, N, R

Drive Train: Yamaha On-Command® pushbutton;3-way locking differential; 2WD,4WD, locked 4WD; shaft drive

Chassis

Suspension/Front: Independent double wishbone; 5-way preload adjustment, 7.3-in travel

Suspension/Rear: Independent double wishbone; 5-way preload adjustment, 7.3-in travel

Brakes/Front: Dual hydraulic disc, twin piston

Brakes/Rear: Dual hydraulic disc

Tires/Front: AT25x8-12 NHS

Tires/Rear: AT25x10-12 NHS

Dimensions

L x W x H: 113.6 x 56.6 x 73 in

Wheelbase: 75.2 in

Turning Radius: 153.5 in

Ground Clearance: 12.1 in

Fuel Capacity: 7.9 gal

Wet Weight: 1199 lb

Bed Capacity: 400 lb

Towing Capacity: 1212 lb

Other

Instrumentation: Digital LCD Multifunction display; speedo, odo, dual trip, hour, clock, fuel, and gear position

Lighting: Dual 30W Krypton multi-reflector headlights & dual 21/5W brakelight

Warranty: 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)

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