Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 Fifth victory of 2015 gives Webb AMA 250SX Supercross title A milestone was reached for eighteen year old Cooper Webb and also for Yamaha with their latest generation YZ250F as the seventh round of the 2015 AMA 250SX West Coast Supercross series at the NRG Stadium in Houston was claimed by the Yamalube Star Racing rider. His fifth victory of the year also delivered Yamaha?s first 250SX championship success since 2008 and closed the intense competition around the stadiums and arenas of the United States with one fixture remaining on the current schedule. Webb made a decent start in front of more than 48,000 spectators in Texas and circulated in the top four during the formative stages of what would be a decisive Main Event and the first time that the West Coast field had seen action since the beginning of February (AMA Supercross had been working through the East Coast championship).
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 Sensational Victories for the YZF-R1 at MotoAmerica Series Debut The YZF-R1 dazzled during the opening round of the MotoAmerica Series, which saw Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha team?s Josh Hayes and Cameron Beaubier tied for the MotoAmerica Superbike Championship lead after a thrilling double one-two at Circuit of The Americas (COTA).
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 Martin grabs first win of 2015 American 250MX Pro National Motocross Champion Jeremy Martin rode superbly on his Yamalube Star Racing YZ250F to take a first victory of the 2015 250SX East Coast Supercross series in the Georgia Dome, Atlanta on Saturday. In what was the 29th 250SX Main Event in Atlanta and the second round of nine in the East Coast campaign Martin followed up his fourth position in Dallas last week with a calm and decisive appearance in front of more than 50,000 spectators.
Mon, 09 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 Four 250SX wins for unstoppable Webb San Diego was the latest city to fall to the charge of Yamalube Star Racing Yamaha?s Cooper Webb for AMA 250SX West Coast Supercross championship glory. The YZ250F racer celebrated his fourth victory from six rounds in the series so far by defeating Shane McElrath at the Petco Park Stadium and in front of more than 42,000 spectators.
Mon, 02 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 Webb keeping hot on AMA250SX West Coast title trail Yamalube Star Racing Yamaha?s Cooper Webb further strengthened his grip on the 2015 AMA 250SX West Coast Championship last weekend by taking his third win from five rounds so far this season. The eighteen year old made a decent start at the Angel Stadium, Anaheim (east of Los Angeles) and passed Jessy Nelson at mid-race distance to earn his accolade on the YZ250F and continue his sterling run of form only three weeks after posting his first career victory in Phoenix for the second round of nine in the series.
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 Van Beveren Victorious with Yamaha at Enduro du Touquet Moto Land-Yamaha Yamalube Racing?s Adrien Van Beveren made the famously intense beach race Enduro du Touquet look easy this afternoon as he rode his Yamaha YZ450F to victory, claiming the French Sand Racing Championship (FFM des Courses sur Sable) title for the second time in a row.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:01:00 +0200 Martin wraps historic AMA motocross title with 2014 YZ250F Yamaha?s refreshed concept for the 2014 YZ250F came through the toughest national motocross series in the world with flying colours last weekend as Yamalube Star Racing?s Jeremy Martin clinched the MX250 AMA Pro National MX Championship in the United States. The victory marked the first U.S. title for Yamaha since Grant Langston?s success in the premier category in 2007 and to compound the ratio of success in the 250 division this year three different riders ? Martin, Star team-mate Cooper Webb and Valli Yamaha?s Christophe Pourcel ? all stood on the top step of the AMA podium. Martin, 20 years of age and from Millville, finished eighth overall in the eleventh round of the Nationals at Crawfordsville, Indiana to make sure of his champion status.