Yamaha youths to battle at Assen

After a thrilling season of national level racing, 100 of Europe's top performing YZ 125cc, 85cc and 65cc riders are about to embark on the biggest race of their fledgeling careers. Coming from 23 different nations, the promising young riders that have made the cut are heading straight for the

Watson in five-man factory Yamaha squad

Following the announcement of Yamaha Motor Europe's reformed Racing Strategy that will see the Monster Energy Wilvo Yamaha MXGP and Monster Energy Kemea Yamaha MX2 take on Factory status in 2020, it is with great pleasure that Yamaha Motor Europe N.V. can confirm that next seasons rider rostrum will consist

Febvre out of Yamaha

Yamaha has formally announced its partnership with Romain Febvre will be drawn to a close at the end of the 2019 MXGP season, leaving the Frenchman looking for a ride. Febvre has taken his YZ450FM to 27 Grand Prix race wins, 50 Grand Prix podiums, and 12 Grand Prix victories, with

Craig joins Hooper Yamaha

Craig with his new ride Evergreen Scottish racer Tony Craig will be the fill in 450 rider at Rob Hooper Yamaha until the end of the season. With injuries ruling out Ryan Houghton for the remainder of the season, and Taylor Hammal out for another four weeks or more, the team are

Team Yamaha set to battle it out in Teutschenthal

Less than one week after the action-packed Latvian Grand Prix that saw Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP's Romain Febvre and Monster Energy Wilvo Yamaha MXGP's Arnaud Tonus miss the top step of the podium despite tying on points for the victory, the duo will chase their first wins of the

Arnaud Tonus looking for continued success in Latvia

Inching towards the top-three, Monster Energy Wilvo Yamaha MXGP's Arnaud Tonus is in peak form. The 27-year-old Swiss rider has finished on the podium at the last three Grands Prix and is loving every lap he completes on his YZ450F. The number '4' looks forward to lining up in Kegums

Tested: DEP exhaust system – The quest for power

We test a DEP exhaust and silencer on a brand new YZ125 and discover hidden bhp. There’s just something very special about a two-stroke engine and especially a 125 and it's no secret that I'm a massive fan of them. I’ve often been asked where this passion for 125s come from.

Revamped 450 heads Yamaha 2020 range

New 450 Introduced for 2019, the outstanding YZ65 and YZ85 have firmly established themselves as front runners in the important youth MX scene. With their winning performance and class-leading durability, these high-tech 2-strokes offer tomorrow's champions the chance to demonstrate their winning abilities at an early age before they graduate to the YZ125. Having won the

No Vegas finale for Josh Grant

Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing Team’s Josh Grant will sit out this weekend’s Monster Energy AMA Supercross season finale after injuring his leg and ribs in a training crash Wednesday at the test track in Southern California. Josh Grand and Justin Barcia The veteran Supercross racer was brought on board to fill