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Yamaha Racing Claim More State Championships

21 Oct 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The past two weeks and have again proven successful for Yamaha Racing in Australia with multi race and championship wins across two states, as the 2020 continues to unfold. QLD Women’s and Vets The central Queensland mining town of Gladstone hosted the 2020 Queensland Women’s and Vets Championship over the weekend and the warm, humid...
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Destination Yamaha Ténéré

15 Oct 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Destination Yamaha hosted its second fun-packed adventure ride – this time taking on the NSW’s stunning South Coast hinterland on 10-11 October. Following the inaugural ride to Gulgong in July, the second Destination Yamaha adventure ride took on the best that the NSW South Coast has to offer and was promoted to Ténér&ea...
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Wagner Wraps Up Second at QRRC

14 Oct 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Racing Team’s Aiden Wagner has finished the Queensland Superbike Championships in second place after the final round of the series was conducted at Morgan Park, Warwick, over the weekend. Wagner finished the final round in fourth place after a fall in the last leg cost him any chance of a podium for the day or the series victory. Wag...
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Fun weekend at Bike Territory

11 Oct 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Side-by-side vehicle customers looking for a fun weekend should look no further – AORVA is organising an SSV muster at one of the best venues for recreational, sport and utility SSVs. Bike Territory in Narrabri, NSW will host the fun packed family friendly event on 23-25 October.  YMA is planning to showcase the new 2021 model Wolverin...
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Five Yamaha AORC Champions for 2020

10 Oct 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Upon the announcement by Motorcycling Australia that the remaining rounds of the 2020 Australian Off Road Championship (AORC) have been cancelled, Yamaha is proud to announce our five champions from the 2020 season. Luke Styke, Jess Gardiner, Brad Hardaker, Kirk Hutton and Danielle McDonald have all been crowned as the 2020 Australian champions i...
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Camilleri Crowned Prince of Capricorn

08 Oct 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
GYTR-Yamaha Junior Racing’s, Jackson Camilleri, celebrated his 16th birthday in perfect style by dominating the King of Capricorn event, held in Rockhampton over the weekend. With the 2020 Australian Junior Motocross Championships that were to be held in Rockhampton cancelled due to COVID, the club stepped up and hosted the inaugural King o...
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Ride To Work Week

20 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha yamaha,
Yamaha Motor Australia encourages you to get on your motorcycle and ride – whether that be to work or for fun – next week. We support the industry-led Ride to Work initiative that kicks off on Monday 21 September. The campaign is fronted by Aussie MotoGP star Jack Miller who points out that with 2.1 million Australian motorcycle licen...
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Five State Blitz for GYTR YJR

17 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The weekend proved one of the busiest of the year for dirt bike enthusiasts with events in nearly every state, from motocross to off-road and Yamaha Junior Racing were again out in force. Tasmania and Western Australia both contested rounds of their state motocross championship, New South Wales saw the resumption of the East Coast Motocross serie...
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Gibbs Returns to Racing

12 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
It’s been a long break between races for CDR Yamaha Monster Energy Team rider Kirk Gibbs, but he is set and ready to compete at The King of Capricorn Cup in Rockhampton at the start of October. Way back in February, Gibbs won the New Zealand Motocross Championships for the second time and was in good form leading up to the start of the Aust...
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The long way round

10 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
2020 WR250R Rally takes the scenic route The bLU cRU Ride ADV WR250R Rally took the long way round this year. The annual event sought out the best trails between Cessnock and Bulahdelah in the NSW Central Coast hinterland to put a smile on 45 owners of the small capacity adventure bike. A round trip of around 500kms indicated that the one mod...
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Wagner Wins at Warwick

09 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The Yamaha Racing Team again made the most of a racing weekend and sent Aiden Wagner with the YRT rig out to Morgan Park in Warwick to contest the Southern Downs Road Racing Championships. While not a state championship round, the weekend gave Wagner more valuable track time in racing conditions and allowed the team to fine tune the Yamaha YZF- R...
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Aussie Edition WR450F announced

06 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
In recognition of the WR450F’s importance to the Australian market, Yamaha has created a special limited edition version for 2021. The unique Aussie Edition comes with striking blue graphics featuring a kangaroo motif and a range of Australian sourced accessories. This model is available in Australia only.  Since its release in 1998,...
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All new WR450F announced

05 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha’s WR450F continues to dominate the retail charts Down Under where it has earned the title of Australia’s favourite motorcycle since its release in 1998. Development input by a range of Aussie enduro riders over the years is one reason the WR450F continues to outsell its competition. Continual updates based on the equally succes...
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Introducing the all-new Wolverine RMAX2 1000 XT-R and RMAX4 1000 XT-R

05 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
New best-in-class 999cc engine, D-Mode technology, industry-first comforts and capability. The all-new Wolverine RMAX2 1000 XT-R and RMAX4 1000 XT-R side-by-sides are set to blur the lines between utility, recreation, and sport SSV.  Set in an all-new and impressive chassis featuring a new engine, new Yamaha Drive-Mode (D-Mode) power-delive...
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AJs Top Five Race Bikes

03 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Following on from the CDR Yamaha top five bikes, its time we took this thing off road and we cornered Yamaha Active8 Yamalube Racing’s AJ Roberts to list his top five bike builds over his time in racing. AJ, a former AORC champion himself, took on race team management for Yamaha at the end of his racing career and has been a vital part of s...
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Yamaha State Champions Crowned

02 Sep 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Motocross tracks around the country were again back in action with state based events taking place in South Australia, Tasmania and Queensland. With national events not back on the calendar yet, these rounds have been enthusiastically received by riders who are enjoying being back behind the start gate. South Australia The third and final round...
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CDR Yamaha Top 5

27 Aug 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
We asked CDR Yamaha Monster Energy Team owner, Craig Dack, to name the top five race bikes that have passed through his team doors. When you run a race team for nearly 30 years, a lot of bikes come and go through the work shop. Some a memorable for their on track success, some for their place in history and others are just a favourite because if...
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YRT Back on Track

26 Aug 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The Yamaha Racing Team fired up the thundering YZF-R1M for Aiden Wagner as he and the team competed in round two of the Queensland Road Racing Championships at Morgan Park, Warwick. With border restrictions still in place, Cru Halliday was unable to attend the event but Aiden Wagner was the lone-ranger for the team on a cold and windy day in Wa...
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Yamaha Racing Wrap

19 Aug 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The past two weeks has seen plenty of on track action with around Australia with the Yamaha riders and teams enjoying being back at the track and in the thick of the action. On track action has come thick and fast with events staged in Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia as well as Queensland in both motocross and off road. Tasmania L...
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2020 NMAX 155 Scooter

16 Aug 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
More than ever, commuters are looking for an alternative transport option to the daily bus and train crush, and urban traffic crawl. Yamaha's NMAX 155 scooter makes perfect sense for those looking for a new form of urban mobility. The NMAX is super affordable to purchase and economical to run. Designed and engineered for new riders, it's als...
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Yamaha Announces Release of 2021 WaveRunner Line-Up

15 Aug 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia has announced the release of their largest ever WaveRunner range with the unveiling of their exciting 2021 model line-up.  Yamaha Motor Australia has announced the release of their largest ever WaveRunner range with the unveiling of their exciting 2021 model line-up. Headlined by the all-new GP Series race-inspired mod...
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Yamaha Racing Around Australia

05 Aug 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The past two weeks has seen racing continue across several states and Yamaha again bought the heat with success in Western Australia, South Australia and Queensland. Last weekend, South Australia got their state motocross championships underway in perfect conditions at the Riverland Motocross club, Renmark and the new look team of Ryder Wood...
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Dynamic and versatile XMAX 300

29 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Work-fun balance is an equation that we all struggle to solve. But the XMAX 300 is here to help with a perfect combination of fun and functionality. Yamaha’s versatile urban jungle commuter features a proven chassis and engine combination as well as the high build quality, technology and comforts expected from a MAX scooter. Motorcycle-type...
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Yamaha Racing Back on Track

23 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
It’s been a long four months between gate drops for motocross racing enthusiasts but things got back underway in both Queensland and New South Wales with Yamaha racing excited to be track side again. Queensland picked up at round two of the Sunshine State Series, held at Kingaroy, with good rider attendance and a great atmosphere in the pit...
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