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Van Der Mark Does the Double Dutch at Home in Assen

April 18, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Van Der Mark Does the Double Dutch at Home in Assen

Pata Yamaha WorldSBK rider, Michael van der Mark, ended his 2019 podium drought emphatically today in Assen, finishing third in the rescheduled WorldSBK Race 1 this morning and then going one better to thrill his […]

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Grant Rides to First Top-10 Finish of the Season

April 16, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Grant Rides to First Top-10 Finish of the Season

Interim rider Josh Grant was the sole representation for the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing Team this Saturday at the Broncos Stadium at Mile High in Denver, Colorado and grabbed his first top-10 finish of […]

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Barcia to Sit Out Remaining Three Supercross Races

April 11, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Barcia to Sit Out Remaining Three Supercross Races

Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing Team rider Justin Barcia will sit out the remaining three rounds of the 2019 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship to spend the time needed to return to full fitness. Barcia […]

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Aragon Set to Host Another Supersport Thriller

April 3, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Aragon Set to Host Another Supersport Thriller

The FIM Supersport World Championship lands back in Europe this weekend, with Yamaha supported riders filling the top three places in the series standings after two thrilling encounters to open the season. Victory in Thailand […]

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Yamaha Riders Enthusiastic for MXGP of Trentino

April 3, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha Riders Enthusiastic for MXGP of Trentino

Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP’s Jeremy Seewer and Monster Energy Wilvo Yamaha MXGP’s duo of Gautier Paulin and Arnaud Tonus are set to take on the last of three back-to-back Grands Prix this weekend at […]

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Blended Emotions At Dutch Grand Prix

April 1, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Blended Emotions At Dutch Grand Prix

Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP’s Jeremy Seewer’s performance in the final race at the third round of the FIM Motocross World Championship on the rough and rugged circuit of Valkenswaard is telltale sign that his […]

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Rossi Rallies To Second In Gripping Argentina GP

April 1, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Rossi Rallies To Second In Gripping Argentina GP

Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP‘s Valentino Rossi saved the best for last at the Gran Premio Motul de la República Argentina weekend. He used his experience to cunningly make his move – a perfectly executed block […]

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Yamaha Sweeps WMX Season Opener

March 31, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha Sweeps WMX Season Opener

It was the undeniable power and impeccable handling of Yamaha’s YZ250F that saw three of the most talented female motocross racers stand on the podium at the opening round of the FIM Women’s Motocross World […]

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Tough Night For Plessinger At Daytona Supercross

March 10, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Tough Night For Plessinger At Daytona Supercross

On a track that was informally nicknamed “The Beast” due to its technical layout and sections that featured different kinds of dirt—loam, clay, and sand—Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing’s Aaron Plessinger crashed out in the […]

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Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP to Start Qatar GP from Pole

March 10, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP to Start Qatar GP from Pole

Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP‘s Maverick Viñales will start the first race of the season in the best way possible: from pole position. Despite the windy and relatively cold conditions at the Losail International Circuit, Valentino […]

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Bitter Sweet Start to 2019 MXGP Season

March 4, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Bitter Sweet Start to 2019 MXGP Season

A dramatic MXGP season opener saw Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP’s Romain Febvre return to his winning ways with an incredible Qualifying Race victory followed by an impressive top-three finish in Race 1. Unfortunately the […]

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Yamaha Riders Optimistic for MXGP Season Opener

February 28, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha Riders Optimistic for MXGP Season Opener

After a successful winter period, Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP’s Romain Febvre and Jeremy Seewer, and Monster Energy Wilvo Yamaha MXGP’s Arnaud Tonus and Gautier Paulin are set for the opening round of the MXGP […]

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Yamaha Motor Europe Confirm Powerful 2019 MXGP Lineup

February 15, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha Motor Europe Confirm Powerful 2019 MXGP Lineup

After a buoyant period of testing, development and preparation, Yamaha Motor Europe N.V. is poised for success with two high profile MXGP teams and four exceptional riders spearheading its 2019 MXGP World Championship campaign. Monster […]

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Quartararo and Morbidelli Make More Progress at Sepang

February 8, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Quartararo and Morbidelli Make More Progress at Sepang

Petronas Yamaha Sepang Racing Team riders continue with their work programme at Sepang International Circuit and both finish inside top fifteen, with the rookie Fabio Quartararo in 14th and Franco Morbidelli in 15th. Intense heat […]

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First Laps on Home Soil for Petronas Yamaha SRT

February 6, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on First Laps on Home Soil for Petronas Yamaha SRT

Franco Morbidelli and Fabio Quartararo take 2019 bow with good feelings on their Yamaha YZR-M1 machines in front of the passionate home fans at Sepang International Circuit. The first day of the 2019 preseason finally […]

2019 American Flat Track Schedule

2019 American Flat Track Schedule

February 5, 2019 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on 2019 American Flat Track Schedule

American Flat Track 101. American Flat Track is America’s original extreme sport as well as the guardian of the Grand National Championship series, formally established in 1954 but with roots reaching back to the original […]