Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 Yamaha Returns to World Superbike Yamaha Motor Europe will make its official return to the World Superbike Championship in 2016 in collaboration with highly experienced partner Crescent Racing and title sponsors PATA. The team will place the new YZF-R1 in the talented hands of 2014 World Superbike Champion Sylvain Guintoli and 2013 British Superbike Champion Alex Lowes.
Wed, 09 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 Double Belgian Championship whammy Yamaha own the Belgian motocross scene in 2015 thanks to Jeremy Van Horebeek and Brent Van Doninck claiming both MX1 and MX2 titles at Mont Saint Guibert. It was a 'blue' day in the domestic championship last weekend as 'JVH' celebrated national glory in what has been a difficult term for the 25 year old in Grands Prix and 'BVD' complimented his first FIM World Championship podium finish at Assen almost a fortnight ago with his second accolade of a breakthrough campaign.
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 Martin achieves another AMA 250MX milestone Yamalube Star Racing Yamaha Jeremy Martin became the first rider since Broc Glover and Bob Hannah (1978-79) to post back-to-back AMA National Motocross Championships for Yamaha when he claimed the 2015 Lucas Oil 250MX crown at Ironman in Indiana last weekend.
Sun, 23 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 Pawel Szkopek Takes Polish Championship Title with the YZF-R1M The weekend of the 22nd and 23rd of August was perfect for Pawel Szkopek at the Poznan Racetrack where he secured the 2015 Polish Championship title two rounds before the end of the season. Szkopek set a new record aboard his YZF-R1M for Poznan Racetrack on Saturday with a lap time of 1'32.233 and continued his blistering form on the Sunday. As the overall leader in the standings, the Yamaha Motor Polska racer won both Superbike class races and took home the maximum amount of points, leaving his rivals far behind.
Sat, 01 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 Maxime Renaux out of Belgian GP Kemea Yamaha Yamalube's Maxime Renaux, who was recently crowned 125cc Junior World champion, has been forced to withdraw from the Grand Prix of Belgium at Lommel and the penultimate round of the EMX125 European Championship.