Kodiak 450 / EPS

A force of nature.

Kodiak is already the leading name in the large capacity utility ATV world. And now we’re taking the mid-sized utility class to the next level with the rugged Kodiak 450.

Its easy to use technology, outstanding durability and Yamaha reliability enable the Kodiak 450 to take on the toughest jobs in extreme terrain. The industry-leading On Command drive system allows you to switch seamlessly between 2WD and 4WD at the push of a button – and the Ultramatic automatic transmission makes every task more relaxing and enjoyable.

In terms of comfort and convenience, nothing comes close! And when work’s over, this versatile ATV adds a new dimension to your precious leisure time.


Engine type Single cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC
Displacement 421cc
Bore x stroke 84.5 mm x 75.0 mm
Compression ratio 10.0 : 1
Ignition system TCI
Starter system Electric
Transmission system Yamaha Ultramatic® CVT automatic V-belt
Drive system On-Command® 2WD/4WD
Final transmission Shaft


Front suspension system Independent double wishbone, 171 mm wheel travel
Rear suspension system Independent double wishbone, 189 mm wheel travel
Front brake Dual hydraulic disc
Rear brake Sealed oil-bathed multi-disc
Front tyres AT25x8-12 / Aluminum Wheels
Rear tyres AT25x10-12 / Aluminum Wheels


Overall length 2,035 mm
Overall width 1,180 mm
Overall height 1,160 mm
Seat height 855 mm
Wheelbase 1,240 mm
Minimum ground clearance 245 mm
Min. turning radius 3.2 m
Fuel tank capacity 14 litres
Oil tank capacity 2.6 litres

Loading limits

Front rack 40 kg
Rear rack 80 kg