Yamaha Signs 2013 Dakar Rally Champion Cyril Despres

Yamaha Signs 2013 Dakar Rally Champion Cyril Despres

Yamaha Motor France has today announced the signing of 2013 Dakar Rally Champion Cyril Despres. Despres will spearhead Yamaha’s quest for victory in the 2014 Dakar Rally on the Yamaha YZ450F based machine with Frenchman Michael Metge as support rider. Despres is the most successful Dakar rider of the last decade, winning in 2005, 2007, 2010, 2012 and 2013. His […]

Toyota/Yamaha/JGRMX Team Salt Lake City Results

Toyota/Yamaha/JGRMX Team Salt Lake City Results

Utah calls itself the “State of Sport,” being home to snowboarding, skiing, Monster Energy AMA Supercross, and for the first time Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross this summer. The first supercross was held at Rice-Eccles Stadium April 28, 2001. The series skipped the State of Sport from 2005 – 2008 returning in 2009. With its scenic mountainous setting, weather has […]

Suspension 101: Things You Need to Know

Suspension 101: Things You Need to Know

A modern motocross bike is equipped with front and rear suspension. Your suspension consists of your forks in the front and a shock in the rear. Suspension consists of two key components, springs and dampening. You can see the spring on your rear shock. The springs on the front of your bike are in the fork tubes. Dampening is controlled […]

November 9, 2012 at 4:54 am 1 comment

Meet Kyle Regal #36 JGR/Toyota/Yamaha

Meet Kyle Regal #36 JGR/Toyota/Yamaha

Kyle Regal, #36, rides for JGR/Toyota/Yamaha. Regal tells you what five things he needs to travel, his biggest fear, most memorable moment, favorite movie and top three things he’d want if stranded on an island — lady friend, or man’s best friend? Find out a little bit about Kyle Regal in between laps in this My Five.

July 16, 2012 at 9:39 am Comments are Disabled

HELMET CAM: Coty Schock – 85 (12-14) Mod

HELMET CAM: Coty Schock – 85 (12-14) Mod

Diamond Motorsports/DEP Pipes/Pro Action rider Coty Schock shown a ton of speed all weekend at Doublin Gap for the Loretta Lynn Northeast Youth Regional qualifier. Check out his final moto from the 85 (12-14) Modified class as he comes up through the pack and almost loses the moto to a DNF on the final lap.

June 26, 2012 at 9:21 am Comments are Disabled

Amateur Spotlight- Paul Coates

Amateur Spotlight- Paul Coates

Amateur Spotlight- Paul Coates By Motocross Action Magazine

June 26, 2012 at 9:06 am Comments are Disabled

The All-New 2012 Yamaha WR450F

The All-New 2012 Yamaha WR450F

WR450F: The best just got even better. Features a powerful and reliable high-revving five-titanium-valve engine with new fuel injection, a YZ-bred advanced aluminum frame, the latest YZ generation forks and shock and new slim bodywork with an updated headlight design. All these features give the WR450F an aggressive, tough appearance.

June 20, 2012 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

Yamaha Introduces Yamalube.com

Yamaha Introduces Yamalube.com

Yamalube Introduces Yamalube.com This new website tells the story of what it means to be “Engineered by Yamaha for Yamaha.” With its easy to navigate design The new site provides in-depth information on Yamalube engine oils, lubricants, maintenance products and much more. Learn more at Yamalube.com.  

May 22, 2012 at 1:54 pm Comments are Disabled

James Stewart explains why he left Joe Gibbs Racing for Yoshimura Suzuki Racing

James Stewart explains why he left Joe Gibbs Racing for Yoshimura Suzuki Racing

“I feel like I can’t win.” That’s what James Stewart told Coy Gibbs, owner of the Joe Gibbs Racing — Motocross team. Stewart won two races in the Monster Energy AMA Supercross series, finished seventh overall and spent a lot of time on the ground and sidelines. Now, a contract that was supposed to last for three years and eventually […]

May 15, 2012 at 5:09 am Comments are Disabled

Glen Helen Yamaha Dealer Race Series

Glen Helen Yamaha Dealer Race Series

The Yamaha Dealer series has been going on 20+ years, Lori mgr of Glen Helen gives the low down on what this series has to offer. For more info visit Glen Helen.com

May 7, 2012 at 7:49 am Comments are Disabled

WORCS 2012 MX – Round 3 Mesquite, NV

WORCS 2012 MX – Round 3 Mesquite, NV

PRO Bobby Garrison justified the faith Monster Energy Kawasaki put into him this year by winning both races in Mesquite Nevada to take the overall victory at WORCS round three. In race #1 on Saturday Garrison took the lead early and held it for the whole 1 ½ hours despite charges by Kyle Summers, Taylor Robert, Mike Brown and Justin […]

March 1, 2012 at 6:12 am Comments are Disabled

2012 Yamaha WR450F Preview Video

2012 Yamaha WR450F Preview Video

The latest WR450F from Yamaha comes with a wide range of advanced engine and chassis technology that’s designed to deliver winning performance on the track and all-round versatility on the trail. High torque 449cc liquid-cooled 5-valve engine, New fuel injection system for linear performance, Power Tuner available for easy engine tuning, Compact new aluminium bilateral beam frame.

January 26, 2012 at 7:48 pm Comments are Disabled

2012 450 Review Video

2012 450 Review Video

2012 450 Shoot Out Review Video.

December 28, 2011 at 11:12 am 0 comments

Yamaha apparel for that Yamaha fan in your family

Yamaha apparel for that Yamaha fan in your family

The holiday season is upon us…so get the latest Yamaha apparel for that Yamaha fan in your family. Go visit your local Yamaha dealer today and check out the latest Yamaha riding gear, jackets, T-shirts, hats and much more.

November 30, 2011 at 6:15 am 0 comments

YZ & WR Contingency program 2012 race season

Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is proud to announce its YZ & WR Contingency program for the upcoming 2012 race season. In its’ forth decade, Yamaha’s contingency program has always been designed to support and recognize those individuals who chose to go to the starting line aboard a Yamaha off-road motorcycle. For 2012 the program is growing with more events in […]

October 18, 2011 at 5:40 am 0 comments

2012 Yamaha WR450F

2012 Yamaha WR450F

Cypress Calif., Sept 14, 2011 – Yamaha Motor Corporation is pleased to unveil the complete line-up of 2012 WR off-road motorcycles. First out of the gate is the all-new 2012 WR450F. From just a glance you can tell this bike has had a serious makeover. The WR450F features a race winning YZ inspired bilateral beam frame, the same award winning KYB […]

September 16, 2011 at 5:41 am Comments are Disabled