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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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Yamaha reveals 2021 dirt bikes

11 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia is pleased to introduce a wide range of 2021 dirt bikes including its race-ready 2021 MX collection highlighted by the all new YZ250F. Featuring a thoroughly refined engine, revised frame, new suspension settings and new brakes, the YZ250F continues to dominate the competition with the best balance of power and handling. Fo...
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The Business of Racing

09 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The old catch cry line of, ‘Win on Sunday, sell on Monday’ has never been more appropriate for two of Yamaha’s motocross teams. They sell the product they race and race the product they sell and use racing as a vital marketing tool in their respective businesses. Travis Whitten is owner of WBR Motorcycles in Echuca Victoria. The...
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Dobson Joins Serco Yamaha

08 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Talented Queensland racer, Jesse Dobson, will race under the Serco Yamaha banner for the remainder of the 2020 season, competing at the Australian Motocross Championships on the teams’ YZ250F in the MX2 division. Dobson comes to the team full of passion and excitement, ready to make the 2020 season his best despite the delayed start to raci...
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Yamaha Launches Industry First Boat Control System

03 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha has once again taken marine technology to the next level with the release of the game changing Helm Master® EX boat control system. Yamaha has once again taken marine technology to the next level with the release of the game changing Helm Master® EX boat control system.   In a marine-industry first, Yamaha has developed a joys...
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2020 XSR700 arrives in Dynamic White

02 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia is pleased to announce the 2020 release of its stunning LAMS approved middleweight sport heritage machine, the XSR700. The 2020 XSR700 is available in stunning new Dynamic White colour scheme to match the recently released 2020 XSR900. Ride away pricing is $12,899 incl GST. Model specifications of the 2020 model are unchan...
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D'elight scooter now more affordable

02 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia is pleased to announce the D'elight 125 scooter has received a significant price rollback. National ride away pricing for the D'elight 125 is now just $3599 incl GST, a reduction of $850. The price reduction on the popular entry-level scooter is part of Yamaha's Change The Way You Move marketing campaign. Our goal is to mak...
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MT-09SP takes triple-cylinder performance to the next level

02 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia is pleased to announce the release of the 2020 MT-09SP, Yamaha’s middleweight naked, built to inspire today’s generation of performance-seeking riders. Ready to ride pricing is $15,999 incl GST.  Hailed as an instant cult classic when first released, the MT-09 delivered a new level of performance from its t...
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New Icon Blue headlines 2020 MT-10 range

02 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia is pleased to announce the release of the 2020 MT-10 Hyper Naked bike. Ride away pricing is $21,299 incl GST. Three colour choices are available, Tech Black, Ice Fluo and a new Icon Blue.  Power, torque and agility; The MT-10 has them all in spades. Based heavily on the YZF-R1, it is the highest performing MT availabl...
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motoDNA training at SMSP

01 Jul 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Do you want to ride faster, smarter and safer? Yamaha Motor Australia’s road bike training partner motoDNA Riders Academy can help you achieve those goals while having a track load of fun. Riders of all ability are invited to Sydney’s Motorsport Park on 16/17 July to improve their riding skills and enjoy the full Grand Prix circuit.&n...
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New Yamaha YZF-R15

27 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia is excited to announce the arrival of the new 2020 YZF-R15 sportsbike at a ride away price of $4799 incl GST, with a choice of Racing Blue or Thunder Grey colour schemes.  This pocket rocket is the ideal entry point to Yamaha's legendary range of sportsbikes. Blending performance, reliability, and low running costs, th...
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Yamaha WaveRunner Survey Winner Announcement

24 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Yamaha WaveRunner Survey.  The lucky winner drawn at random was Stephen from Boat Harbour, NSW.  Congratulations! We hope you enjoy your prize pack.   >>COMPETITION CLOSED<<
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Share Your Yamaha Experience Competition

20 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Help us celebrate Yamaha’s 65th birthday for your chance to WIN 1 of 2 GoPro cameras, so you can continue to capture and share your Yamaha moments going forward. Simply share your favourite Yamaha related moment by posting a photo on our Facebook pinned post or Instagram with a caption in 25 words or less explaining "my favourite Yamah...
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Yamaha celebrates 65th birthday

18 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Corporation celebrates its 65th birthday on 1 July 2020 – a date that is now known as Yamaha Day. Due to ongoing restrictions, this year’s festivities are all planned to happen online. The theme for 2020 is heritage and the aim is to build a closer connection to the Yamaha brand. To help celebrate, YMA has created a Yamah...
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Make-Up to Mud Off Road Style

18 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
The current queen of Australian off road talks about all things racing as the AORC prepares to get back under way in the coming months. The majority of the current Australian racers would love to have a resume that reads like Jess Gardiner’s. Five time Australian Off Road champion, Multi time Australian Representative in the world champions...
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Yamaha Day 2020 Colouring In Competition

17 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Help celebrate our 65th birthday with a chance to win 1 of 4 Xbox One's To celebrate Yamaha Day July 1st, we are pleased to announce the colouring competition featuring heritage models that are milestones in Yamaha's history. By entering our colouring in competition, with a chance to WIN 1 of 4 Xbox One S Entering is easy, all you have to do is&n...
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Time To Shine

14 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Michael Driscoll is fast becoming a major player in off road racing in Australia and already has several championships to his name as he climbs the ladder of success. 2016 and Michael Driscoll is competing on the Australian Junior Motocross Championships at Renmark, in South Australia, as part of the Yamaha Junior Racing program. His week starts...
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2020 MT-10SP Hyper Naked now available

12 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Yamaha Motor Australia is pleased to announce the release of the 2020 MT-10SP Hyper Naked. Ride away pricing is $24,349 incl GST. Price and model specifications of the 2020 model are unchanged from MY2019, with the same winning formula retained.   MT-10SP features YZF-R1 supersport technology with Öhlins Electronic Racing Suspension (ER...
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Double Trouble

06 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
Australian motocross has often seen successful families in racing. Names like Jay and Ryan Marmont, Craig and Danny Anderson to more recently Mitch and Richie Evans, have all enjoyed success on the race track and done it has a family as they travel the country enjoying a sport and hobby they all love. And that tradition is set to continue as anot...
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Gun For Hire

04 Jun 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
It’s not often that race mechanics can be hand selected and set off on a career path that has them working for different riders all over the world. Racing in a different city each weekend, several different countries per year and living constantly on the go. Welcome to the life of Tsuyoshi Watanabe. The last couple of years have seen the ma...
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Race Bike Rundown Yamaha YZF-R3

28 May 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
A quick and informative guide to turn your agile, little street legal Yamaha YZF-R3 into a championship winning, 300cc Supersport trophy hunting machine. The introduction of the 300cc Supersport and R3 Cup classes into the ASBK, road racing has finally found a fun, competitive, yet relatively cheap form of racing that brings in new riders. The gr...
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Hanging with Halliday

27 May 2020 0 Comment(s) Yamaha
YRT’s Cru Halliday doesn’t take life too seriously and is one of the more laid back characters on the ASBK scene. Now in his eighth year with YRT and several championships under his belt, he is one of the established stars of Australian road racing. Halliday charged to a second place finish at the opening round of the 2020 ASBK champi...
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