Yamaha Announces 2016 Viking Lineup

2016 Viking EPS Special Edition Key Features and Specs

2016 Viking

Key Features for 2016

  • Quieter, smoother cabin: New rubber damper plates, more rigid chassis, additional sound dampening material and all-new cylinder head mount reduces vibration making for a more relaxing ride quality at all engine speeds.
  • More rigid cargo box w/ integrated accessory mounts: New stiffer cargo box further reduces noise and vibration inside the cabin, while the cargo bed rails now incorporate mounting points to make adding genuine Yamaha accessories easier. Rubber cargo bed mat is standard on all models.
  • Improved Convenience: Automotive-style two-stage door latches are fitted, and inside the cabin, a new parking brake warning buzzer has been added to notify the driver if the vehicle is being driven while the parking brake is engaged.

Special Edition Features

  • High-quality Carbon Metallic painted bodywork
  • Cast aluminum wheels
  • Hard sun top
  • Factory installed mud flaps
  • Factory installed overfenders
  • Underseat storage




Specs 2016 Yamaha Viking EPS Special Edition
Engine Type 686cc liquid-cooled SOHC 4-stroke; 4-valve
Bore X Stroke 102.0mm x 84.0mm
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Fuel Delivery Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI)
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Starting System Electric
Transmission Yamaha Ultramatic V-belt with all-wheel engine braking; L, H, N, R
Final Drive Yamaha On-Command 3-way locking Differential; 2WD, 4WD, Locked 4WD; Shaft
Front Suspension Independent double wishbone; 8.1-in travel
Rear Suspension Independent double wishbone; 8.1-in travel
Front Brakes Dual hydraulic disk
Rear Brakes Dual hydraulic disk
Front Tires AT 25 x 8 x 12, steel wheels
Rear Tires AT 25 x 8 x 12, steel wheels
L x W x H 122.1-in x 61.8-in x 75.8-in
Wheelbase 84.1-in
Turning Radius 177.2-in
Ground Clearance 11.8-in
Fuel Capacity 9.7 gal
Weight 1448 lbs (wet)
Bed Capacity 600 lbs
Towing Capacity 1500 lbs
Warranty 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)
Colors Carbon Metallic w/ Suntop

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