Oversized bottom end based on 850 architecture. Crank, rods and bearings designed for larger 850 engine but balanced for the 650.
Lower Cost of Ownership
Optimized for 87 octane fuel and up to 10% ethanol with the ability to run premium. Oil consumption is reduced by 10%*
Patriot Intake System
Optimized airflow built around the all-new Matryx chassis, the Patriot 650 delivers increased throttle response and power. V-force reed system and 50mm throttle body for improved drivability and power progression.
Patriot Engine Mounting Strategy
Focalized engine mounting strategy to create lower vibration to the rider while maintaining stiffness in belt pull direction for center to center distance control.
New software strategy allows for improved starting with less fuel, providing less smoke and mitigates plug fouling.
3-Stage E VESII
A new ECU and exhaust valve actuator provide 25% faster valve actuation and improved control. 3-stage valve control provides significantly better low speed drivability and fuel economy.