Barcia’s climb back to the top

Justin Barcia has made an amazing comeback in 2018, from starting the season without a full-time ride to now challenging for the Supercross crown on a factory Yamaha.

McCanney and Larrieu head Yamaha enduro bid

The Outsiders Yamaha Official Enduro Team of Loïc Larrieu and Jamie McCanney joined by Johansson Yamaha Official Junior Enduro Team's Albin Elowson, with the trio launching their attack for championship honours in three separate classes of the 2018 FIM Enduro World Championship. With the eight-round-long 2018 series kicking off on March 17 in Finland, Yamaha's official representatives will

Millsaps retires from racing

Yamaha factory rider Davi Millsaps has announced he is to quit racing, following a crash in October where he sustained head injuries. It means he never actually got to race his works YZF450 as he was hurt in the run up to his race debut at the Monster Cup. His

Five minutes with Jamie McCanney

By Dick Law. In the world of enduro, British riders are on the up and up. And when the world championship series finished last year we had two world champions, a runner-up and a third-place man spread across the three classes. That’s four podium places out of a possible nine

Yamaha man Villopoto to race again!

Retired Supercross champ Ryan Villopoto has announced he is going to race again now he's on a Yamaha! But it looks like it'll be a one-off meeting rather than a serious return to action. The ex-Kawasaki star said: "Out at Glen Helen for a little photo shoot and to get ready

Van Beveren injury update

While leading the provisional overall standings of the 2018 Dakar Rally, Yamalube Yamaha Official Rally Team rider Adrien Van Beveren suffered a crash shortly before finishing stage 10 of the event in Belén. Currently in hospital where he is receiving medical assistance in La Rioja, Adrien is expected to return to France in the

Brutal crash wipes out Dakar leader

Yamaha's Adrien Van Beveren crashed out of the lead of the Dakar rally today. "Following a crash shortly before the end of stage 10, Adrien has been forced to abandon the 2018 Dakar. He attempted to complete the stage but was unable to continue and was airlifted for medical check,"

Sunderland crashes out of Dakar

After winning both the first and third days of the rally to hold the lead, Briton Sam Sunderland crashed two-thirds of the way through today’s stage forced the 2017 Dakar champion to abandon the rally. Alex Doringer – KTM Rally Team Manager, said:  “Unfortunately Sam had an accident today whilst searching for

Villopoto joins Yamaha!

Former US Supercross and National champ Ryan Villopoto has signed up to be an ambassador for Yamaha despite spending his whole professional career racing Kawasakis. The move was announced in a small press conference at the Anaheim Supercross where the Washington-based rider told everyone how he started his career on a