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Yamaha Racing Rules in ASBK Support

22 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The Wakefield Park round of the Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) proved to be a successful hunting ground for Yamaha supported riders as they took all before them in another dominant weekend. Yamaha riders again cleaned up with success in the 600cc Supersport, 300cc Supersport as well as developing the future talent in the R3 Cup and R15...
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Podium Performances from Shop Yamaha Off Road Racing

21 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The Shop Yamaha Off Road Racing Team of Josh Green and Luke Styke started their 2021 season off on a strong note with a string of podiums at the AORC championship opening weekend at Golden Beach in Victoria. The Australian off Road Championship (AORC) got under way in dusty conditions with the recent dry spell in Eastern Victoria forcing organise...
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Halliday Holds Firm at Wakefield Park

21 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Racing Teams’, Cru Halliday, lodged a pair of fourth place finishes on his way to fourth at round three of the Australian Superbike Championship, held at Wakefield Park, over the weekend. In near perfect conditions, Halliday powered his Yamaha YZF-R1M to a consistent and productive weekend that saw him jump from seventh to fourth pla...
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2021 Yamaha MXstore Ballards Off-road Team

17 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The Yamaha MXstore Ballard’s Off-road Team (YMBOT) is raring to go for the 2021 off-road season. The team will be attending all major off-road events across Australia; this will cover events such as the Australian Off-road Championships, NSW state off-road Championships and the Hattah Desert race. YMBOT will also be seen at selected motocross...
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Yamaha Racing Ready to Roll at Golden Beach

16 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
It’s been a long wait, but its finally safe to head back into the bush as the 2021 Australian Off Road Championship fires up this weekend with rounds one and two kicking off at Golden beach in Victoria. After the shortened 2020 season and the postponement of the opening round of the championship at Nowra due to the floods, Yamaha Racing are...
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Highs and Lows at Wonthaggi

15 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Rhys Budd started his 2021 Pro MX season in good form with a fifth place finish at the opening round of the championship at Wonthaggi, over the weekend. With three riders under the awning, it was a busy day for the Yamalube Yamaha Racing Team and despite some challenges, all three finished inside the top 10, all three are healthy and all three ar...
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Larwood Leads WBR Yamaha Charge in Stunning MX2 Debut

14 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
17 year-old rookie sensation, Alex Larwood, turned in a memorable debut performance at the opening round of the Pro MX Championship in Wonthaggi, taking second in the highly competitive MX2 division. Under overcast skies with intermittent showers, Larwood proved he is the real deal with two exceptional results in each of the 25 minute motos to cl...
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CDR Yamaha Out for Redemption

14 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The CDR Yamaha Monster Energy Team start the Pro MX season with an up hill battle on their hands after Hayden Mellross and Luke Clout endured a challenging start to their championship aspirations in a wet and cold Wonthaggi over the weekend. With a simple goal of having each rider inside the top five on the weekend, the CDR Yamaha team were deter...
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Solid Foundations for Serco Yamaha in Pro MX Fight

14 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The Serco Yamaha duo of Nathan Crawford and Jesse Dobson, laid down a solid platform to launch their 2021 Pro MX championship tilt after a promising day at the opening round at Wonthaggi. Dealing with wild and windy conditions on a track notorious for sorting the men out from the boys, the Serco Yamaha pair raced to third and fourth respectively...
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Yamaha MX Teams Reveal 2021 Look as Pro MX Approaches

09 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
It’s been over 18 months in the making and the longest pre season in history, but national motocross will roar back to life this weekend as the newly named, Pro MX (Australian Motocross Championship) gets underway at the popular Wonthaggi circuit in Gippsland Victoria. With the Covid pandemic grinding the racing world to a halt, the last ti...
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Yamaha MX Tean Reveal 2021 Look as Pro MX Approaches

08 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
It’s been over 18 months in the making and the longest pre season in history, but national motocross will roar back to life this weekend as the newly named, Pro MX (Australian Motocross Championship) gets underway at the popular Wonthaggi circuit in Gippsland Victoria. With the Covid pandemic grinding the racing world to a halt, the last ti...
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Tricity 155 - Confidence on Three Wheels

02 Apr 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha's Tricity 155 Leaning Multi Wheel (LMW) scooter offers a practical, affordable and enjoyable alternative to traffic congestion and overcrowded public transport. The user-friendly three-wheel layout of the learner approved Tricity 155 has been designed to meet the needs of new riders. Additional safety features such as unified ABS braking w...
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Destination Yamaha 2021

27 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
YMA is pleased to announce a calendar of Destination Yamaha ride events for 2021. Our experienced operators are keen to offer Yamaha customers a wide range of unforgettable experiences. Destination Yamaha is the name given to travel events that have a specific Yamaha focus or interest. The aim is to offer our customers fulfilling post-purchase ex...
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New White Engines and VMAX

26 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Extends Colour Options and Releases New High-Performance Outboard Range Having kick started the 2021 boating season with the launch of the all new Yamaha V6 Offshore range, Yamaha Australia is excited to announce their latest outboard offerings for the Aussie market. With boat owners increasingly looking to customise the look and finish...
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GYTR YJR On Song at Regional MX

25 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The good form of the GYTR Yamaha Junior Racing team rolled on over the weekend as there was a plethora of racing right across the country and again, GYTR YJR took up plenty of podium space. The weekend saw racing kick into gear for the season with events in Queensland, Victoria, Tasmania and Western Australia that had the YJR riders out in full f...
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Yamaha Racing Roars Back to Life at ASBK Opener

18 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
After the postponement of the opening round at Phillip Island last month, Yamaha Racing was more than excited to get back trackside to start the 2021 season at Winton Raceway for the opening round of the Mi-Bike Australian Superbike Championship. The Winton circuit always throws up some challenges at riders and teams with its technical layout and...
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Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. Celebrate 60th Grand Prix Racing Anniversary with Special Livery

13 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Factory Racing MotoGP Test Team rider Cal Crutchlow has the honour today to show off a special livery YZR-M1 in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.’s first ever Grand Prix endeavour. Yamaha Factory Racing MotoGP Test Team rider Cal Crutchlow takes to the Losail International Circuit with a special livery YZR...
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Destination Ténéré

13 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Destination Yamaha is pleased to announce the inaugural Ténéré 700 Four Day Rally, a GPS navigation-style event hosted by our partner RideADV. Covering some of NSW’s best adventure trails from 9 to 12 May, this event is for riders of Ténéré 700 only. The starting point for the fun-packed ride is Wau...
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Destination Yamaha WR250R Rally

11 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
POSTPONED until further notice. RideADV's annual celebration of Yamaha's legendary WR250R adventure bike is back for another year. Locked in for 27/28 March, there's still time to join the fun. This year's one-model rally looks set to be the biggest and best yet. Enjoy a full weekend of off-road riding with our Destination Yamaha partners Ri...
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Sky Division Flies High at Emperor's Birthday

11 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia's Sky Division was recently honoured with an invitation to the Embassy of Japan’s annual reception to celebrate the birthday of His Majesty the Emperor. Traditionally held on the grounds of the Japanese Ambassador's residence, the 2021 celebration provided an opportunity for invited companies to display their products...
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GYTR YJR Charge from the Gates in 2021

04 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Racing is back and underway with New South Wales and Queensland getting their season started in recent weeks with regional events bringing in good rider numbers and plenty of enthusiasm to tackle the new year. New South Wales kicked off with the King of MX qualifier at Bega where the family duo of Ryder and Kayd Kingsford represented the GYTR Yam...
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New Outboard Dealer: Offshore Boat Sales

04 Mar 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha is Motor Australia is proud to announce our newest Yamaha Marine Dealer in the Nation’s Capital. Yamaha Marine Australia are excited to be back in Canberra and the Greater ACT with the addition of their newest authorised Yamaha dealership – Offshore Boat Sales. Having owned local businesses for over 30 years and in the marine...
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2021 Yamaha YZ65 Cup

28 Feb 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia in conjunction with Motorcycling Australia is pleased to announce the return of the popular one model junior MX events – the YZ65 Cup.  The series designed for nine to 12-year-olds was introduced in 2018 and ran in 2019 but fell foul of COVID in 2020. Now it is back with two standalone rounds at the Pro MX natio...
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An Open Letter from Broc Parkes

21 Feb 2021 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
It is with deep regret and sincerest apologies that I find myself writing this letter. After careful consideration and much deliberation, I have come to the decision that I cannot commit to riding/racing this year and will step back from my racing commitments with YRT. I returned to Australia permanently to spend more time and to start to live a...
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