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2011 Yamaha YZ125 SRA Grand Prix Race Test Photo Gallery

Yamaha is one of the few motorcycle brands to still offer a 125cc two-stroke. Is it an ancient relic or a fun, cheap way to get into racing? Test Editor Adam Waheed decides in the 2011 Yamaha YZ125 SRA Grand Prix Race Test

You won’t find a more agile dirt bike than Yamaha’s YZ125.
As long as you keep your momentum and keep the engine singing on the pipe the YZ125 has no problem tackling Glen Helen’s steep inclines.
Yamaha’s YZ125 weighs considerably less than four-stroke dirt bikes.
Grand prix racing is a mix of motocross and off-road and is well suited to two-stroke dirt bikes.
2011 Yamaha YZ125.