Grizzly 700 EPS Alu 2020

The beauty of work.

Yamaha's rugged Grizzly 700 EPS Alu has earned a solid reputation for being the world's toughest ATV. By making light work of heavy jobs, this rugged vehicle allows you to appreciate your surroundings.

Driven by a MK II 686cc engine that delivers the power you need to do the job efficiently, the Grizzly 700 EPS Alu is built to work as hard as you. Its compact bodywork features LED lights and a halogen work light for powerful illumination - and the 26-inch tyres give plenty of traction.

Featuring Yamaha's Ultramatic® transmission and On-Command® drive system - together with Electronic Power Steering (EPS model) - the Grizzly 700 EPS Alu gives you class-leading performance, style and functionality.

Yamaha Utility ATVs are built with one goal in mind: easing the workloads of those in tough outdoor environments.

Available in:




  • Powerful 686cc SOHC 4-stroke engine
  • Aggressively styled and compact bodywork
  • Yamaha Ultramatic® CVT automatic transmission
  • Yamaha On-Command® 2WD, 4WD, 4WD with Diff Lock
  • Independent long-travel adjustable suspension
  • Yamaha Electric Power Steering
  • Large multifunctional display meter
  • Maxxis 26-inch tyres, 26x8x12 front; 26x10x12 rear on Alu wheels
  • Four wheel hydraulic disc brakes
  • LED headlights; central work light
  • Total 140kg front and rear rack carrying capacity
  • 600kg towing capacity and front-mounted winch


ATVs with engines up to 70cc are recommended for use only by riders 6 years and older and always with adult supervision. ATVs with engines of 70 to 90cc are recommended only for use by riders 10 years and older, and always under adult supervision.

ATVs with engines of 90cc or greater are recommended for use only by riders 16 years and older. ATVs are built to operate within their design limits. Safe towable weights, together with maximum carrying capacity are identified in the owner's manual if applicable. For durability, reliability, but most important of all, operator safety, under no circumstances should the recommended capacities be exceeded. Yamaha recommends that all ATV riders take an approved training course.

For safety and training information, see your dealer or call your Yamaha Distributor in your country. ATVs can be hazardous to operate. 

Engine type

Single cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valves



Bore x stroke

102.0 mm x 84.0 mm

Compression ratio

10.1 : 1

Lubrication system

Wet sump

Fuel system

Electronic Fuel Injection

Ignition system


Starter system


Transmission system

Ultramatic® V-belt with front- and rear wheel engine braking, H/L/N/R/P

Drive system

On-Command® 2WD/4WD/diff-lock

Final transmission



Front suspension system

Independent double wishbone, 193 mm wheel travel, 5 position preload adjustment

Rear suspension system

Independent double wishbone, 232 mm wheel travel, 5 position preload adjustment

Front brake

Dual ventilated hydraulic disc

Rear brake

Dual ventilated hydraulic disc, left hand/right foot operation

Front tyres

Maxxix MU19 AT26x8-12, steel wheels

Rear tyres

Maxxix MU19 AT26x8-12, steel wheels


Overall length

2,070 mm

Overall width

1,230 mm

Overall height

1,253 mm

Seat height

860 mm


1,253 mm

Minimum ground clearance

288 mm

Min. turning radius

3.5 m

Fuel tank capacity

18.0 litres

Oil tank capacity

2.6 litres

Loading limits

Front rack

50 kg

Rear rack

90 kg

Additional features

Steering system

Ackermann-type with Electric Power Steering 

On-Command drive system


The intelligent On-Command drive system gives you convenient push button control, allowing you to switch seamlessly and instantaneously from 2WD to 4WD ad back. Switch between 2WD, 4WD and 4WD with Diff Lock with a simple push button on the handle bar, optimising the Grizzly 700's performance in changing terrain and weather conditions.

Carrying capacity and winch


Sturdy and durable front and rear racks gives a combined high load carrying capacity of 140 kg, and the Grizzly 700 EPS Alu is capable of towing 600 kg, making it a strong work companion in the farm, factory or forest. The front-mounted WARN ProVantage 2500 winch is fitted as standard for Europe, making the Grizzly 700 EPS Alu the ultimate compact utility vehicle.

Ultramatic® transmission


Equipped with High, Low, Reverse, Neutral and Park modes, Yamaha's industry-leading Ultramatic® automatic transmission is one of the most durable and efficient CVT systems. Featuring an instant reacting gearing to tackle the toughest terrains without losing the natural all-wheel engine braking feel, giving added confidence and control on downhills.

Independent suspension, disc brakes


The Grizzly 700 EPS Alu's independent suspension system uses nitrogen gas shocks that are adjustable for preload, allowing the rider to run various settings to suit differing loads. This is also the only model in its class featuring front and rear disc brakes for outstanding braking performance.

Electric Power Steering (EPS)


For added comfort and reduced physical effort the Grizzly 70 0EPS models are equipped with Electronic Power Steering (EPS) that  has been designed to offer the best balance off rider assists and positive feedback. By maintaining light steering and precise handling, this system enhances rider comfort, confidence and control.

Digital instrumentation, storage compartments


The Grizzly 700's multi-function digital instruments feature a fuel gauge, speedometer, odometer, dual trip meters, hour meter, clock, 4WD/Diff Lock status, transmission gear, selector and EPS warning light and with three separate storage compartments, there's plenty of secure space for tools or personal belongings.

MK II 686cc SOHC engine


Yamaha's biggest ATV features a powerful large capacity engine that delivers class-leading torque and pwoer. Featuring the 2nd generation MK II 686 engine SOHC 4-valve cylinder head, with new EFI Throttle body, fine-tuned ECU mapping, refined tolerances and other udpates results in lower fuel consumption, increased torque and a smoother engine performance.