YAMAHA ATV – UTILITY – KODIAK 700 EPS / EPS SE / 700administrator
Designed for farmers, foresters and industrial users who need a tough utility vehicle for hard work in extreme conditions, the user-friendly Kodiak 700 delivers superior performance with outstanding value. Powered by a high torque 708cc engine – and featuring a compact chassis with a plush seat for day-long riding comfort – this extraordinary worker can carry a 140kg payload plus rider, and tow up to 600kg. The smooth-running Ultramatic® CVT transmission and mechanical 2WD/4WD make this hard-working ATV ideal for towing, and with Electric Power Steering on the EPS model – and even more features on the SE model – the Kodiak 700 makes every working day that little bit easier.
Yamaha Utility ATVs are built with one goal in mind: easing the workloads of those in tough outdoor environments. This philosophy is engineered in every detail. Like torque-heavy engines that get you moving when terrain is tricky, or loads are heavy; effort-reducing technologies like automatic transmission and Electric Power Steering; and ergonomic designs which mean you’ll still feel comfortable after a long day in the saddle. Plus, they run economically and require low maintenance. Yamaha Utility ATVs are tireless workhorses – but that’s not all they are. When time permits, these vehicles pack the punch to give riders a big dose of fun, too.
708cc DOHC engine
The hard working Kodiak 700 features a powerful large capacity engine that delivers class-leading torque and power. Featuring a double overhead camshaft (DOHC) 4-valve cylinder head, this efficient 708cc liquid-cooled engine produces high levels of smooth and controllable torque, enabling it to take on the toughest of jobs.
Equipped with High, Low, Reverse, Neutral and Park modes, Yamaha’s industry-leading Ultramatic® automatic transmission is one of the most durable and efficient CVT systems in the ATV world. Featuring a smooth running V-belt, this sophisticated design produces a natural all-wheel engine braking feel, giving added confidence and control on downhills.
Independent suspension, front disc brakes
The Kodiak 700’s compact independent double wishbone A-arms and long-travel KYB shocks give high levels of comfort together with good manoeuvrability, and can handle the most extreme terrain. For durable and reliable braking the Kodiak 700 is fitted with front disc brakes and a sealed wet rear brake.
In order to give you full control, the Kodiak 700 is fitted with an easy to operate 2WD/4WD drive system. A handlebar mounted mechanical lever makes switching between 2WD and 4WD quick and effective, allowing you to choose the right option to suit the terrain and surface conditions. SE model features On-Command® system with 2WD/4WD and 4WD with Diff Lock.
Carrying capacity and winch
Durable front and rear racks give a high load carrying capacity of 140kg, and the Kodiak 700 can tow 600kg, making it a strong work companion in the farm, factory or forest. The front-mounted WARN ProVantage 2500 winch is standard for Europe, while EPS models come with a 2-inch receiver hitch, making this the ultimate compact utility vehicle.
Electric Power Steering (EPS)
For added comfort and reduced physical effort the Kodiak 700 EPS model is equipped with Electronic Power Steering (EPS) that has been designed to offer the best balance of rider assist and positive feedback. By maintaining light steering and precise handling, this system enhances rider comfort, confidence and control.
The Kodiak 700 EPS features a digital meter with a fuel gauge, speedometer, odometer, dual trip meters, hour meter, clock, 4WD status, gear selector and EPS warning light – while the non-EPS model comes with an easy to read display with low fuel warning, engine warning, coolant temperature warning, reverse, neutral and park indicators.
SE Special Edition models
The Special Edition models are aimed at professional and leisure riders who demand the ultimate specification. The first SE option features a Painted Blue Metallic body with exclusive graphics and polished cast aluminium wheels – and there’s also an aggressively styled Low Gloss Black version with matching satin black wheels.
– Best value for money utility ATV
– Powerful 708cc DOHC 4-stroke high-torque engine
– Yamaha Ultramatic® CVT automatic transmission
– Mechanical 2WD/4WD (On-Command® on SE model)
– Yamaha Electric Power Steering (EPS model)
– Total 140kg front and rear rack carrying capacity
– 600kg towing capacity and front-mounted winch
– Front discs and sealed wet rear brake
– Independent long-travel suspension
– Maxxis 25-inch tyres, 25x8x12 front; 25x10x12 rear
– Digital instruments (EPS models) and storage
– Central halogen work light (EPS models)