Movistar Yamaha To Attend The Aragon Gp In Full Force

Movistar Yamaha to Attend the Aragon GP in Full ForceThe Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team arrives in Spain for a very special 14th round of the 2017 MotoGP World Championship. Not only is the Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón the last European round before the overseas races and Maverick Viñales' home Grand Prix, but it's also a home race for the team's title sponsor, Movistar, and the scene for either Valentino Rossi's return from injury, or Yamaha WorldSBK rider Michael van der Mark's MotoGP debut as a replacement rider.

Toyota Embraces Racing Roots With New Gr Sub-brand

Toyota embraces racing roots with new GR sub-brand

Toyota said Tuesday it is launching a new GR sports car series sub-brand in Japan that it plans to eventually expand beyond that country.

The GR series is named for Gazoo Racing, a company within Toyota, and is based on three tiers of performance. The top of the line is GRMN, short for Gazoo Racing Masters of Nürburgring, which features a tuned engine. The mid-range is the GR, which gets full aero parts, Recaro seats and Sachs shocks, while the entry-level GR Sport is also available in minivans and offers features like special tuned suspension, aluminum pedals and other features, depending on the model. The brand will also offer aftermarket GR Parts.

Rossi Completes First Laps As He Returns To Riding Form

Rossi Completes First Laps as He Returns to Riding FormFollowing an enduro accident on August 31st, Valentino Rossi has been diligently working on his recovery from the double fracture in his right leg. Today the nine-time World Champion put his fitness level to the test and successfully completed a few laps around the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli on a YZF-R1M, before rain disrupted the trial run.

Marino Marches Onto The Podium In Stk1000 At Portimao

Marino Marches onto the Podium in STK1000 at PortimaoPata Yamaha Official STK1000 Team's Florian Marino produced a brilliant ride in a red-flagged race at Portimao on Sunday, round seven of the 2017 FIM Superstock 1000 European Championship, to secure his fourth podium of the season and firmly establish himself back in the title fight. His teammate Roberto Tamburini produced another strong performance on his Yamaha YZF-R1M to record his fifth top-six finish of 2017, and cement his fourth place in the championship standings.

Pata Yamaha Complete Successful Test At Portimao

Pata Yamaha Complete Successful Test at PortimaoThe Pata Yamaha WorldSBK Team enjoyed a productive Monday in Portimao at the official one-day test following on from round ten of the 2017 FIM World Superbike Championship. Fresh from his maiden Yamaha podium in Race 2 on Sunday, Michael van der Mark was the busiest rider on track, completing 83 laps and setting the sixth fastest time. His teammate Alex Lowes also managed to get some essential work done despite having to ride through the pain barrier after his highside during Race 2, putting in 46 laps to finish the test in seventh.

Honda To Supply F1 Power Units To Scuderia Toro Rosso

Honda to Supply F1 Power Units to Scuderia Toro RossoHonda and Scuderia Toro Rosso today announced that the two parties reached an agreement on the supply of power units from the 2018 season of the FIA* Formula One World Championship (F1). Based on this agreement, for the 2018 season, Honda will supply power units to one works team to be formed with Toro Rosso.

Fontanesi Claims Fifth Wmx World Title

Fontanesi Claims Fifth WMX World TitleFontaMX Yamaha Official WMX's Kiara Fontanesi has claimed her fifth FIM WMX World Title for Yamaha after a thrilling season that went down to the final race. Altherm Yamaha Official WMX's Courtney Duncan finished third in the WMX Championship Standings, two points shy of the newly crowned champion, Fontanesi, after she bounced back from a devastating penultimate race with a massive win in Race 2.

Van Beveren & Yamaha Claim Highly Positive Runner-up Result At Baja Inka

Van Beveren & Yamaha Claim Highly Positive Runner-Up Result At Baja InkaTaking their battle for the coveted overall victory at the Baja Inka 2017 to the line the Yamalube Yamaha Official Rally Team saw Adrien Van Beveren secure a very close runner-up result, finishing just 20 seconds behind the eventual event winner. Collecting valuable data from their four-stage long adventure in Peru, the team are already looking forward to getting back to work in preparation for the big annual challenge, the Dakar Rally 2018.

Mahias Storms To Podium In Worldssp At Portimao

Mahias Storms to Podium in WorldSSP at PortimaoGRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team's Lucas Mahias was involved in an exhilarating race-long duel with championship rival Kenan Sofuoglu during Sunday at Portimao for round nine of the 2017 FIM Supersport World Championship. The French rider battled with his championship rival up until the chequered flag, just missing out on the race win by 0.080s as he crossed the line in second to record his seventh podium of the season. His teammate Federico Caricasulo had looked strong all weekend but the wrong tyre choice meant he missed out on a possible podium chance, despite this, the Italian fought hard to bring his Yamaha R6 home in seventh place.