Yamaha reveals three-rider MX2 GP team

Yamaha Motor Europe is pleased to confirm a three-rider line-up for the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MX2 team in 2023. Yamaha and the team have retained title challengers Jago Geerts and Thibault Benistant for another season and are poised to welcome the recently crowned EMX250 Champion Rick Elzinga into the

Yamaha unveils new off-road base

The Yamaha Off-Road experience (YORE), owned and managed by the multiple World and British enduro championship winning Jones family has expanded and upgraded its facilities, hailing it one of the most premium off-road experience centres in Europe. Geraint Jones and Tarran Mackenzie cut the ribbon Opening the Centre was current British Superbike

Yamaha unveils new electric trials bike

Yamaha has developed the TY-E 2.0 electric trials bike, which approaches achieving carbon neutrality from the perspective of motorcycling fun. The Company plans to enter the bike in select rounds of the 2022 FIM (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme) Trial World Championship. In 2021, the Company reviewed the Yamaha Motor Group Environmental

Bonacorsi’s Yamaha GP call-up at Matterley

Andrea Bonacorsi will replace the injured Thibault Benistant under the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MX2 awning at this weekends' MX2 Grand Prix of Great Britain. The event marks the start of the 2022 FIM Motocross World Championship, which will take place at the spectacular Matterley Basin circuit in Winchester, England,

Yamaha GP teams ready for action

When the gate drops, the talking stops and with the opening round of the FIM Motocross World Championship fast approaching, the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP and MX2 teams are revved up and ready to get the new season underway. Back with a familiar yet strong line-up in 2022, both

Yamaha’s new historic club targets pre-1998 YZs

Yamaha Motor Europe is pleased to announce the formation of the Yamaha Racing Heritage Club. This club was officially launched at the EICMA show in Milan, Italy in November 2021. Designed to protect and share Yamaha's racing history with younger generations, the Yamaha Racing Heritage Club (YRHC) brings together a select group

MX and road race mix in Yamaha Masterclass

The entry list for the 2021 bLU cRU Masterclass, which will take place just outside of Barcelona, has been confirmed, with 21 road racing youngsters and 13 motocross riders hoping to showcase their talents at the Circuito d’Alcarrás (Road Racing) and Circuito MX El Terrè Almenar (Motocross) on 3-5 November. For

Latest MX tech for 2022 Yamaha enduro bikes

The Yamaha WR250F and WR450F enduro bikes feature some of the smartest technologies in the off-road world, including the unique reverse cylinder head motor design and the groundbreaking Power Tuner smartphone app that provides quick and easy track tuning. The forward-facing intake and rear exhaust provide an inverted layout that not

Test the 2022 Yamaha YZ and YZF range

Yamaha Motor UK is offering the chance to try their 2022 motocross range as the MX Pro Tour returns to Great Britain next month. The two-day event will take place at Apex Motocross track in Worcester over 29-30th October 2021, offering prospective customers the opportunity to test the all-new 2022 models

The Hoff gives a young rider a YZ125

Factory Yamaha MXGP rider went on a training day with some talented young racers in his native Holland... and one lucky rider got a brand new YZ125! Check it out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGs3Sr6ANak&t=89s