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Yamaha Raptor 700

STREET-LEGAL RAPTOR

— Drifting from the dirt onto the pavement —     Jeremy Othelet is a Dirt Wheels reader who lives in Margut, France. In his country ATVs can be made street legal with the proper equipment. As you can see here Jeremy has turn signals, mirrors and a license plate on his quad.     […]

RADICAL RED RAPTOR

— A properly set up 2019 700R SE — There are miles of good trails to ride on the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico and there are many Dirt Wheels readers in that country who love to do so. Edgardo Cartegena is one of those Puerto Ricans and we’re going to take a look at […]

THE NEW JULY ISSUE IS HERE!

— Make sure you get a copy — The new July 2019 issue of Dirt Wheels is on sale at your local stores and newsstands now. It’s packed full of ATV and UTV articles you’ll want to see. The easiest way to get a copy is have us deliver it to your home. You get […]

2006 RAPTOR 700R STILL LOOKS BRAND NEW

— DIRT WHEELS READER REPORT — For today the Dirt Wheels crew gives a thumbs up to Sirik Hendrijckx in Kinrooi, Belgium. In case you don’t know, Belgium is a country in Europe and they ride ATVs there too. In fact, we sell many magazines there every month as well as a lot of other […]

RAPTOR REVIVAL

— How to improve your Raptor & give it a new look — Yamaha’s Raptor 700 is the best-selling sport quad of its age, and for good reason. The four-wheeled powerhouse has a big-bore motor with a lot of torque, it handles well on all types of terrain and is comfortable to ride. This project […]

SHOOTOUT: 2008 Raptor 700 vs. Honda 700X

When we got the call that our Honda 700XX was ready for testing, we had just finished up our big-bore sport shootout. That contest featured the Polaris Outlaw 525, the KTM 525XC and Yamaha’s Raptor 700. The results were very close with the $7400 Raptor just edging out the 525 from KTM. So we decided […]