Review of the best according to the editors. About the selection criteria. The the material is subjective, is not advertising and is not serves as a guide to the purchase. Before purchase is needed consultation with a specialist.
Japanese company Yamaha – one of the largest manufacturers sports equipment in the world. Including she releases and snowmobiles. They are characterized by high durability, excellent reliability and manufacturability.
We made a rating of the 5 best Yamaha snowmobiles in which a suitable vehicle will be found for both experienced and novice riders.
Rating of the best Yamaha snowmobiles
|Nomination||a place||Name of product||price|
|Rating of the best Yamaha snowmobiles||1||Yamaha VK Professional II EPS 2019||1,164,000 rub.|
|2||Yamaha VK540 V 2019||785 000 rub.|
|3||Yamaha RS Venture TF||1 251 000 rub.|
|4||Yamaha Sidewinder X-TX SE 141 2019||1 430 000 rub.|
|5||Yamaha Sidewinder M-TX SE 162 2018||1 399 000 rub.|
Yamaha VK Professional II EPS 2019
Why is he: The flagship model in the line of utilitarian snowmobiles company 2019.
A top-end snowmobile with a utilitarian purpose – that is, it’s not just a “toy” for winter holidays, but a complete vehicle for multi-kilometer cross-country races terrain. It is equipped with a 4-stroke 3-cylinder engine displacement 1050 cubic centimeters, which is complemented by a proprietary system fuel injection and V-belt variator. It guarantees easy launch even in the most extreme weather conditions and high movement speed even when loaded.
And thanks to the special design of the front axle, including A-shaped levers and short axles, the snowmobile shows excellent maneuverability. Stability is guaranteed not only optimal track width (99 cm), but curved guides Caterpillars of Camoplast Cobra.
Thus, the snowmobile will perfectly cope with any tasks, whether it’s a pleasant walk through a snowy valley or a subjugation tundra.
- The combination of power and efficiency;
- Maximum technical equipment;
- High level of comfort.
- Comparative high cost.
Yamaha VK540 V 2019
Why is it: High level of comfort, good technical equipment.
The flagship model of the Viking brand series. Transport the tool copes well even with the most aggressive weather conditions, excellent behavior in deep snow, different excellent handling. But its main advantage is carrying capacity. The snowmobile is designed for two people (rider and passenger), is supplemented by a trunk and easily copes with tasks on towing heavy loads.
In the 2019 model, almost all functional elements to improve handling and increase comfort. The updated motor retained power thanks to a volume of 535 cubic centimeters, but it has become more economical. Superior front and rear suspension with independent shock absorbers provide maximum smoothness when driving. A redesigned interior and Snowmobile exterior enhances driver comfort.
- High comfort;
- Superior payload
- Good autonomy thanks to the large fuel tank (44 l).
- A sharp start, a relatively slow brake;
- Comparative high cost.
Yamaha RS Venture TF
Why he is: An excellent cruise snowmobile.
This snowmobile is specially designed to make long rides on snowy open spaces as much as possible comfortable. For example, a variable rear seat configuration increases driver comfort regardless of whether he is driving this “snow yacht” alone or with a passenger. Electric power steering makes management simple, effortless. 1049 cc engine provides superior traction and complemented by D-Mode Switching System.
The comfort of this snowmobile is further enhanced by a special rear suspension Yamaha ProComfort 151, which is designed specially for maximum smoothness even on rough terrain. Windshield of increased height also makes the ride enjoyable.
And finally, thanks to the electric starter and injection system engine starts at the touch of a button, regardless of the weather.
- Large, configurable seat;
- Comfortable steering wheel.
- Less autonomy than the previous model in the ranking, but at the same time a similar price.
Yamaha Sidewinder X-TX SE 141 2019
Why is it: Flagship car.
The top model from the proprietary Yamaha snowmobile series Sidewinder Compact dimensions, sophisticated ergonomics and aerodynamics, as well as a powerful 190-horsepower engine make it very fast.
For maximum speed, it is equipped with a turbo engine with a volume of 998 cubic centimeters of Genesis Turbo guaranteeing high power and torque regardless of conditions. Recycled drive system provides instant abrupt start and quick overclocking. The case from high-strength plastic is lightweight, but reliable – everything This snowmobile is designed for maximum speed.
But the rider’s comfort is not forgotten. So, steering wheel heating maintains ease of use even in extreme weather conditions. Electronic control systems fulfill every desire rider at the touch of a button. And no matter what conditions are around – prepared track or deep snowdrifts – the snowmobile saves power, speed and performance.
- High-speed, “sharp” engine Genesis 998 Turbo;
- Ergonomics ideal for fireballs;
- Aggressive design.
- Poor for utilitarian or tourist purposes (narrow specialization);
- High cost;
- Low profitability.
Yamaha Sidewinder M-TX SE 162 2018
Why he: Racing snowmobile (car), specially designed for extreme conditions.
This snowmobile is not only high power, generated by a powerful Genesis 998 turbo engine (like previous model in the ranking), but also maximum cross. For the latter is equipped with an extended Camoplast Power Claw track with 3 inch lugs. Thanks to her, he does not lose speed and power even on extreme climbs, “rough terrain” and in deep snow.
The rest of the snowmobile inherited the advantages of racing cars Yamaha Sidewinder series, including maximum handling, pilot comfort and specially designed design – lightweight and reliable at the same time.
The snowmobile runs in a “mountain” configuration, that is, it is equipped appropriate chassis, skiing and suspension. They provide stability on inhomogeneous slopes, including rocky and grassy soils. Of course, he easily copes with descents and ups.
- High speed, abrupt start;
- Mountain configuration – chassis, skis, suspension, caterpillar;
- Aggressive design.
- Narrow specialization;
- Only one color option (gray-green);
- High cost.
Attention! This rating is subjective, is not advertising and does not serve as a guide to the purchase. Before the purchase consultation with a specialist is necessary.