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What is the Yamaha Banshee?

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The Yamaha Banshee is an all terrain vehicle, or ATV, powered by a 347cc two-stroke twin-cylinder engine. Yamaha introduced the Banshee in 1987. It was sold in the U.S. till 2006, in Canada until 2008 and remained in production in Australia until 2012.

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Officially named the YFZ350, this powerful sport ATV from Yamaha is better known as the Banshee. The twin-cylinder engine has twin exhausts and is fed by two Mikuni carburetors. The power generated by the liquid-cooled engine is transmitted to the wheels through a six-speed gearbox and a chain. The ATV features hydraulically-activated disc brakes in both the front and rear.

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