Monster Energy renews with Yamaha and MXGP

Drinks giant Monster Energy has renewed and expanded its commitment to the factory Yamaha GP teams and the MXGP world championship in two new deals. Monster will increase their commitment to all Factory and Official Yamaha Racing MXGP, MX2, EMX250 and EMX125 teams through to 2021. Having already collaborated with the Monster

Yamaha reveals 2019 WR450F enduro racer

The all-new WR450F celebrates 20 years of Yamaha 4-stroke enduro production with a complete redesign that delivers stronger power with increased agility, as well as greater versatility and lighter handling. At the same time as being lighter, slimmer and faster, the all-new 2019 model maintains the characteristics that have made

Paulin signs Wilvo Yamaha

Gautier Paulin will ride in the Wilvo Yamaha Official MXGP Team where he will race a YZ450F along side team-mate Arnaud Tonus in the 2019 MXGP World Championship. As one of the most talented riders in the world, Paulin already has an incredible list of achievements. The 28 year-old Frenchman has

Yamaha expands youth support programme

Following the amazing reaction and enthusiasm for the all-new YZ65 and updated YZ85, Yamaha Motor Europe is excited to announce that the bLU cRU Cup program has expanded. In 2019 the bLU cRU Cup SuperFinale will expand to be made up of three classes, YZ65, YZ85 and YZ125 where one

Injured Febvre out of Assen GP

Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP's Romain Febvre, who crashed out of the Turkish Grand Prix 10 days ago, will not participate in the MXGP of The Netherlands that will take place at the Dutch TT Circuit in Assen this weekend. That must surely put doubt on whether he'll be 100%

Watson to race 2019 Yamaha YZF250

Fresh from the unveiling of the 2019 YZ250F back in July, Yamaha Motor Europe and Kemea Yamaha Official MX2 are pleased to announce that Ben Watson will make his debut on the cutting-edge machine at the MXGP of Switzerland in Frauenfeld-Gachnang on the weekend of August 19th while Jago Geerts

Seewer replaces van Horebeek at factory Yamaha

Jeremy Seewer has been drafted into to the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP Team where he will campaign a YZ450FM alongside the former MXGP World Champion Romain Febvre inside the 2019 FIM MXGP World Championship, replacing Jeremy Van Horebeek who is still without a ride. Former two-time MX2 vice World Champion

How to test ride a 2019 Yamaha

The Yamaha MX Pro Tour is your chance to try out the all-new 2019 Yamaha YZ250F, the most sophisticated model in its class, featuring a newly designed high-performance electric start engine, an agile new chassis and wireless connectivity and trackside tunability with its Yamaha Power Tuner smartphone app. On top

Injured Shipton takes time out from racing

RFX Crescent Yamaha’s MX1 rider, Jake Shipton, has made the difficult decision to withdraw from racing in a bid to get back to full fitness. Jake fractured his back in several places at Blaxhall in March, unfortunately after all the hard work that’s gone into his return to riding with

Anstie and Van Horebeek seek new MXGP rides

Two of the top MXGP riders are without rides for 2019 as both have revealed they are to split with their current teams. For Anstie, who dominated the Motocross of Nations last year, it's been a tough season as he's had to battle through injuries but he has had podium