2008 Yamaha Wolverine 450cc 4x4


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Primary Color
Red & Gray
Stock #
Wolverine 450cc 4x4


Dealer Insights

Absolutely in perfect conditions, clean title, one owner, garage kept, 4x4, ready for work/fun.


One size fits all. The Wolverine 450 4x4 combines features like 4WD and a full automatic transmission with light weight, sport-tuned adjustable suspension. The result is a highly functional machine that's total blast to ride.

Key Features
  • The Wolverine 450 4x4 combines features like 4WD and a fully automatic transmission with light weight, sport-tuned adjustable suspension. The result is a highly functional machine that's a blast to ride.
  • The Wolverine 450 4x4 Special Edition: Black as night with red trim and shock springs, this wicked-looking cross-over takes no prisoners.
  • A liquid-cooled 421cc single feeding power through a full-auto constantly variable transmission means just twist the throttle and go. The Wolverine 450 is a great explorer.
  • A fully automatic transmission and Yamaha On-Command® gear selector system means switching from 2WD to 4WD is as simple as jabbing the handlebar-mounted button.
  • Raptor-inspired styling includes aggressive bodywork with integrated floorboards, a comfortable sport seat and an integrated rear rack.
  • Sport-tuned suspension, radial sport tires and light weight add up to an excellent-handling ATV.
  • Pushbutton electric starting for quick easy starts in nearly any condition.
  • Powerful 421cc liquid-cooled, SOHC four-stroke single is torquey, revvable, smooth-running and extremely reliable.
  • A semi-oval slide 33mm BSR Mikuni carburetor and high-output DC-CDI ignition deliver great throttle response and performance at all rpm.
  • Fully automatic transmission is extremely rugged and reliable with a constant belt-tensioning system, which provides confident downhill engine braking.
  • A large-capacity aluminum radiator provides maximum cooling efficiency and is positioned high in frame for optimal protection.
  • Easy-access, tool-free air filter simplifies that task.
  • An automatic cam chain tensioner reduces maintenance requirements.
  • Light, high-tensile steel frame provides a strong foundation for double-wishbone front and single-shock rear long-travel suspension systems for a sporty yet comfortable ride.
  • Five-way preload-adjustable suspension front and rear lets the Wolverine 450 be dialed in just right for varying loads and conditions.
  • A dry weight under 516 pounds means the Wolverine 450 runs right with the big sport dogs.
  • Low-maintenance shaft drives provide near-bulletproof strength and reliability.
  • Front and rear hydraulic disc brakes provide plenty of stopping power.
  • 23x8-12 radial sport tires up great traction and quick, light handling.
  • Aluminum wheels mean low unsprung weight for great suspension action and overall performance.
  • Full skid plates provide great undercarriage protection.
Additional Features
  • A digital dash meter keeps track of speed and other essentials.
  • An underseat storage compartment and integrated rear cargo rack make it easy to bring the things you need.
  • Type: 421cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke; SOHC, 2 valves
  • Bore x Stroke: 84.5mm x 75.0mm
  • Compression Ratio: 0.417361111111111
  • Carburetion: Mikuni 33mm BSR
  • Ignition: DC – CDI
  • Starting System: Electric
  • Transmission: Yamaha Ultramatic® V-Belt / F,N,R
  • Engine Braking: Front & Rear Wheel
  • Drive Train: Yamaha On-Command® pushbutton 2WD, 4WD ; Shaft
  • Suspension/Front: Independent double wishbone; 5-way preload-adjustable shocks, 6.3-in travel
  • Suspension/Rear: Swingarm; 5-way preload-adjustable, 7.1-in travel
  • Brakes/Front: Dual hydraulic disc
  • Brakes/Rear: Hydraulic Disc
  • Tires/Front: AT23 x 8-12 Radial
  • Tires/Rear: AT23 x 10-12 Radial
  • L x W x H: 77.9 x 41.9 x 43.1 in
  • Seat Height: 33.1 in
  • Wheelbase: 48.5 in
  • Turning Radius: 118”
  • Ground Clearance: 8.7 in
  • Fuel Capacity: 3.8 gal
  • Dry Weight: 516 lb
  • Towing Capacity: 1,102 lb with optional hitch
  • Instrumentation: Digital speedometer, odometer
  • Lighting: Dual 30W Krypton multi-reflector headlights & 21/5W brakelight



Engine Type
421 cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke; SOHC, 2 valves
421 cc
Bore x Stroke
84.5 x 75.0 mm
Engine Cooling
Starting System
Ignition: DC – CDI; Starting System: Electric


Front Suspension
Independent double wishbone; 5-way preload-adjustable shocks
Front Travel
6.3 in.
Front Brake Type
Dual hydraulic disc
Front Tires
AT23 x 8-12 Radial
Rear Travel
7.1 in.
Rear Suspension
Swingarm; 5-way preload-adjustable
Rear Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Rear Tires
AT23 x 10-12 Radial


Dry Weight
516 lbs
Towing Capacity
1,102 lbs with optional hitch
Fuel Capacity
3.8 gal.
Ground Clearance
8.7 in.
Machine Dimensions (LxWxH)
77.9" x 41.9" x 43.1"
48.5 in.

Drive Train

Drive Train
Yamaha On-Command® pushbutton 2WD, 4WD ; Shaft
Yamaha Ultramatic® V-Belt / F,N,R


Dual 30W Krypton multi-reflector headlights & 21/5W brakelight
Team Yamaha Blue/White, Gray/Red, Special Edition Black w/Red Accents