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Mahias Fights Back for Front-Row Start in Assen

April 22, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Mahias Fights Back for Front-Row Start in Assen

The GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team fought back strongly on Saturday after a tricky opening day at Round 4 of the 2018 FIM Supersport World Championship in Assen. Championship leader, Lucas Mahias, managed to put […]

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2018 NIKEN: Key Features of Corner Carving

April 20, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on 2018 NIKEN: Key Features of Corner Carving

Latest video from Yamaha covers NIKEN’s electronic aids and benefits Yamaha will release the third NIKEN technical video on 19th April 2018. Having explained the multiple benefits of the unique Leaning Multi Wheel (LMW) concept […]

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Pata Yamaha Aiming for Podium Return in Assen

April 19, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Aiming for Podium Return in Assen

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team are looking to step back on to the rostrum at Round 4 of the 2018 Motul FIM Superbike World Championship this weekend in Assen, fresh from a solid points-haul […]

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Pata Yamaha Battle Hard in Race 1 at Aragon

April 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Battle Hard in Race 1 at Aragon

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team fought valiantly during a two-part Race 1 at Aragon on Saturday at Round 3 of the 2018 Motul FIM Superbike World Championship. Michael van der Mark backed up his […]

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Yamaha Motor Wins Seventh Consecutive Red Dot Award

April 11, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha Motor Wins Seventh Consecutive Red Dot Award

Third Design Award for TMAX & XMAX 300 Sport Scooters Yamaha Motor Company has announced today that its TMAX DX and XMAX 300 Sport Scooters have both received the globally-renowned ‘Red Dot Award: Product Design’ […]

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Yamaha MXGP Riders Back on the Gate in Trentino

April 5, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha MXGP Riders Back on the Gate in Trentino

With three rounds of the 2018 FIM Motocross World Championship complete, Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing MXGP is going to Pietramurata, Italy, this weekend – for the fourth round of the MXGP series. Romain Febvre is feeling […]

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Touching Base With Tristan Charboneau

March 29, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Touching Base With Tristan Charboneau

Considering America is a hotbed of motocross, it is surprising that not many Americans make the journey over to Europe to test their skills against the best in the world. It has been more than […]

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Febvre Tied For Third in Spain

March 29, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Febvre Tied For Third in Spain

In front of an extremely energetic Spanish crowd at the Red Sand MX track, located in the region of Valencia, Spain, round three of the MXGP World Championship saw Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing’s Romain […]

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Mahias Sets the Bar in Buriram on Friday

March 27, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Mahias Sets the Bar in Buriram on Friday

GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team’s Lucas Mahias continued where he had left off in Phillip Island on Friday for Round 2 of the 2018 FIM Supersport World Championship in Buriram, Thailand. The reigning WorldSSP Champion […]

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Pata Yamaha Battle Back in Buriram Race 1

March 26, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Battle Back in Buriram Race 1

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team fought hard in the hot and humid conditions at the Chang International Circuit during Race 1 on Saturday for Round 2 of the 2018 Motul FIM Superbike World Championship […]

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Mahias: “The more relaxed I am, the faster I am!”

March 23, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Mahias: “The more relaxed I am, the faster I am!”

GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team’s Lucas Mahias fulfilled a lifelong dream by being crowned the 2017 FIM Supersport World Champion under the floodlights in Qatar after a sensationally dramatic season finale. Determined not to rest […]

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Yamaha Riders Set for a Sunny Spanish Grand Prix

March 21, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha Riders Set for a Sunny Spanish Grand Prix

Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing Team‘s Romain Febvre and Jeremy Van Horebeek, and Wilvo Yamaha Official MXGP‘s Jeremy Seewer and Shaun Simpson, are ready to tackle new horizons with the third round of the 2018 […]

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Rossi’s Persistence Delivers Podium Result in Doha

March 21, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Rossi’s Persistence Delivers Podium Result in Doha

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi landed his first podium finish of the 2018 MotoGP season with a strong third place at the Losail International Circuit. Maverick Viñales also battled for all he was worth and […]

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Yamaha and Rossi Confirm Two-Year Contract Extension

March 15, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha and Rossi Confirm Two-Year Contract Extension

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. is delighted to announce that it will continue its strong relationship with nine-time World Champion and living MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi, having signed a new two-year agreement. Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. […]

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Team MotoX Racing Unveil 2018 WorldSSP300 Team

March 12, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Team MotoX Racing Unveil 2018 WorldSSP300 Team

Team MotoX Racing officially launched their 2018 FIM Supersport 300 World Championship campaign by unveiling the rider that will spearhead their title challenge onboard the Yamaha YZF-R3 in the highly competitive class at the Moto […]

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Yamaha bLU cRU Champion JD Beach Set to Race DAYTONA TT

March 12, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha bLU cRU Champion JD Beach Set to Race DAYTONA TT

Philpot, Ky. (March 9, 2018) – Donning his steel shoe and throwing his leg over the #95 G&G Racing/Rickdiculous/Team95/Yamaha FZ-07 flat tracker, 2015 MotoAmerica Supersport Champion JD Beach will compete in the AFT Twins presented […]

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Testing Continues for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP in Qatar

March 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Testing Continues for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP in Qatar

Today the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team completed the second of the three test days at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar. Riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi continued to prepare for the 2018 racing season […]

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Movistar Yamaha Get Testing Underway in Qatar

March 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Get Testing Underway in Qatar

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi completed the first day of pre-season testing at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar this evening, finishing in first and seventh place respectively. Viñales was the first […]