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Project Leaders Celebrate Evolution of YZF-R1

Thursday, May 7, 2015
Past and present project leaders gathered to celebrate the evolution of the Yamaha YZF-R1.

Yamaha Recalls 2015 YZF-R1M Motorcycles

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Yamaha has issued a recall for its 2015 YZF-R1M motorcycles owing to a potential defect with the Ohlins rear shock absorber.

Yamaha R1M Y-TRAC App Available for Android

Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Yamaha has announced its proprietary Y-TRAC System smart phone and tablet app, for use with the 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1M is now available for Android devices.

Yamaha Launches R1 & R1M Meter Simulator

Friday, February 27, 2015
Yamaha has launched a "Meter Simulator" to the R1 and R1M sections of its motorsports website.

Dainese & Yamaha Together for R1M Launch

Monday, February 23, 2015
Dainese and Yamaha have renewed their partnership at the global launch of the R1 and R1M.

Josh Hayes at 2014 New York IMS Show

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
AMA Pro SuperBike Championship winner Josh Hayes will be signing autographs at the International Motorcycle Show in New York City on December 13, 2014.

Yamaha Recall for 2014 YZF-R6 Motorcycles

Thursday, December 4, 2014
The NHTSA has issued a recall notice regarding certain 2014 Yamaha YZF-R6 motorcycles owing to an issue with the hardness of the front and rear wheels.

Yamaha Confirms YZF-R1 Reveal at EICMA

Friday, October 17, 2014
The latest teaser video from Yamaha confirms the forthcoming EICMA model release is a new R1 superbike.

Yamaha's Teases New Sportbike for EICMA

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Yamaha began what promises to be a string of teaser videos of a new sportbike, slated to be announced November 3, 2014 at EICMA.

Chris Peris Joins Yamaha Champions School

Friday, February 21, 2014
Chris Peris is the newest member of Yamaha Champions Riding School at New Jersey Motorsports Park.

Yamaha Champions Opens at New Jersey MP

Monday, January 27, 2014
After ending operations at Miller Motorsports Park in late 2013, Yamaha Champions Riding School continues on with a renewed program at New Jersey Motorsports Park.

Yamaha Champions to Cease Operations

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Yamaha Champions Riding School will cease operations at the conclusion of its final school on October 16, 2013.

Yamaha to Host Events at Red Bull Grand Prix

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Yamaha Marketplace is to host a full slate of activities during the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

Yamaha VIP Laguna Seca USGP Tickets Ready

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Get a Yamaha VIP Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca MotoGP ticket package.

Rossi Brings Touch of MotoGP Magic to Brazil

Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Valentino Rossi brings a touch of MotoGP magic to Brazil.

U.S. Earns Podium Positions in WTGP

Friday, November 16, 2012
Two of the three spots on the 2012 World Technician Grand Prix at Yamaha Motor Corporation in Iwata, Japan went to technicians from the United States.

YEC Racing Parts Available in Europe

Friday, November 9, 2012
Yamaha Racing has announced three ordering deadlines for YEC Racing Parts in Europe.

YCRS Ienatsch at Sound Rider Rally

Tuesday, July 31, 2012
YCRS lead instructor Nick Ienatsch is to speak at the Sound Rider Rally, where you can enjoy beautiful scenery and learn from the best.

Charity Auction for Racer Truslow

Friday, July 27, 2012
Charity auction to honor an injured young motorcycle racer where you can bid on a two-day school at the Yamaha Champions Riding School.

Watch Laguna Seca USGP from Yamaha Chalet

Monday, July 16, 2012
Watch the Red Bull U.S.G.P. at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca from a Yamaha Chalet.